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The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services provides funding for more than 200 organizations that operate out-of-school programs for youth ages 6-18. Programs range from sports and recreation to arts, education and personal development, summer job resources are also available.  Other departments across the city provide programs and other online information focused specially for youth.  Provided below are links are citywide Services, News, Alerts, and Supporting Information useful for kids, and provided by departments all across the City.

Most Recent News (Youth/Teens)

Apr 26,2016 City of Chicago Announces Music Lineup for 36th Annual Taste of Chicago-The World's Largest Free Admission Food Festival
Apr 25,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Pilot To Address Chronic Homelessness With Viable Housing Options For Residents
Apr 13,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Covenant House International To Expand Shelter For Homeless Youth In Chicago
Apr 11,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces Funding To Restore Youth Employment At Shuttered Site
Apr 01,2016 Mayor Emanuel, Chicago Park District Announce Summer Registration To Begin April 4 At 9 AM

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