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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.

Alerts (Families)

Severe Alert Sep 28, 2015 Chicago Cultural Center Closings
Severe Alert Jul 13, 2015 Canine Influenza Information
Low Alert Sep 15, 2015 Bat Safety

Most Recent News (Families)

Sep 14,2015 Music and Dance to take Center Stage at Juicebox this Fall
Jul 29,2015 City Council Approves Appointment Of Lisa Morrison Butler As Commissioner Of The Department Of Family And Support Services
Jul 24,2015 Balbo, Jackson Closed For Lollapalooza Set-up; Columbus To Close Next Wednesday For The July 31 – August 2 Music Festival
Jul 21,2015 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces Full Lineup Featuring Diverse International Musicians September 11-22
Jul 08,2015 Chicago Jazz Festival: Neighborhood Nights Brings Jazz Performances Free of Charge to Neighborhoods Across the City

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