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The Mayor is committed to providing programs and services to help keep Chicago affordable. This page includes resources from various city departments for you and your family.

The content links below provide City News, Alerts, Services, and Supporting Information about Chicago's efforts to increase affordability for our residents and visitors.  You will also find information about Chicago's three groundbreaking housing plans that represent different steps on the housing ladder - from homelessness all the way to home ownership.

Listed below are just a few of the City's Departments partnering to offer programs and services to citizens that increase affordability.

Department of Family & Support Services

Emergency Services and Shelter

Crisis Intervention

Department of Public Health

Free Clinics and Free Health Services

Health Education and Prevention

Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities

Housing Programs / Modifications

Services for People with Disabilities

Department of Finance

Tax Services

Financial Hardship

Department of Planning & Development

Housing Services

Help for Homebuyers

Historic Preservation

Sustainable Development

 

Chicago offers many free events, tours and attractions for all ages.  Click on the links below to see what's happening now.

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Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events

Free Events

Free Tours

Free Attractions

Most Recent News (Affordable Chicago)

Oct 10,2014 “SpinOff” Returns For A Second Year November 7-22
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 25,2014 “Chicago Made” Fall Music Showcase Will Feature Chicago Music Acts The O’my’s, Psalm One, Alex Wiley, Paper Thick Walls At Thalia Hall On October 15
Sep 24,2014 Juicebox Series kicks-off at Chicago Cultural Center on October 3
Sep 24,2014 19th Annual Chicago Artists Month Celebrates Creatives who are “Crossing Borders”

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Services

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Supporting Information

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