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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)

Severe Alert May 20, 2016 Taste of Chicago Celebrity Chef du Jour Tickets On Sale Now!
Severe Alert Jan 1, 2016 Canine Influenza Information
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)

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
Jun 03,2016 Phyllis Bramson: Under The Pleasure Dome
May 31,2016 2016 Fifth Star Awards will Honor Buddy Guy, Victor Skrebneski, Jackie Taylor, Carlos Tortolero and The Second City

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