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The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services provides families with a continuum of coordinated services and programs to enhance the lives of each family member beginning in infancy through the senior years.  The department, together with a network of delegate agencies, provides assistance to residents through services including, but not limited to, child care, household stabilization services, homeless services, workforce development and senior services.

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High Alert Jun 30, 2016 Pet Summer Safety Tips for Extreme Heat

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Jul 26,2016 For the Eighth Year in a Row, the Chicago Jazz Festival is Proud to Present The Chicago Community Trust Jazz On The Rooftop Stage
Jul 21,2016 City Officials Remind Chicagoans Of Extreme Summer Weather Precautions
Jul 10,2016 36th Annual Taste of Chicago Served Culinary Delights for 1.4 Million People at Chicago’s Iconic Festival
Jun 27,2016 Lifeway Foods Taste Kitchen Hosts Cooking Demonstrations by Celebrity Chefs and Others at Taste Of Chicago, July 6-10
Jun 27,2016 “Food For Thought” at Taste of Chicago

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