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A group of senior sitting in a room on chairs posing for a picture

Chicago Department of Family and Support Services ("FSS") provides a variety of social, educational and recreational activities and programs for the senior community throughout Chicago.  In addition to programming provided by FSS, provided below are links to citywide Services, News, Alerts, and other Supporting Information that may be useful for seniors - provided by departments all across the City.

Alerts (Seniors)

High Alert Jul 15, 2016 2017 DFSS Senior Centers Instruction Application
High Alert Jun 30, 2016 Pet Summer Safety Tips for Extreme Heat
High Alert Jun 28, 2016 The City of Chicago Department of Family and Support Services Regional Long Term Care Ombudsman Program, Letter of Intent

Most Recent News (Seniors)

Jul 21,2016 City of Chicago Awards Taxicab Driver With Free Taxicab Medallion For Exemplary Service To The Disability Community
Jul 21,2016 City Officials Remind Chicagoans Of Extreme Summer Weather Precautions
Jun 15,2016 The 58th Annual Chicago Air And Water Show – August 20 & 21
Jun 15,2016 Paul Catanese: Visible From Space
Jun 14,2016 Millennium Park Announces Voting For Summer Film Series Audience Choice Night: Favorite Chicago Film

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Supporting Information

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