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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.

Alerts (Youth/Teens)

High Alert Oct 23, 2014 Volunteer for the 2015 Homeless Count

Most Recent News (Youth/Teens)

Oct 29,2014 The Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events, Young Chicago Authors and Free Spirit Media Launch The Chicago Track
Oct 23,2014 Chicago Department Of Cultural Affairs And Special Events Releases 2015 Dates
Oct 06,2014 Happy Hauntings at Chicago Cultural Center offers a new home for the City Of Chicago’s Halloween Festival, October 23-26
Sep 29,2014 Mayor Emanuel and Cook County Board President Preckwinkle Announce More Than 22,500 Chicago Youth Hired Through One Summer Chicago 2014
Aug 08,2014 DFSS To Hold 6 Citywide Resource Fairs on September 12th

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Supporting Information

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