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The Chicago Department of Family & Support Services (DFSS) is dedicated to supporting a continuum of coordinated services to enhance the lives of Chicago residents, particularly those most in need, from birth through the senior years. The department works to promote the independence and well-being of individuals, support families and strengthen neighborhoods by providing direct assistance and administering resources to a network of community-based organizations, social service providers and institutions.
DFSS offers direct services and referrals for specialized assistance to residents and families in need through its six Community Service Centers. The DFSS Division on Domestic Violence is dedicated to promoting a coordinated multi-system response to domestic violence in Chicago. And the department’s Senior Services Area Agency on Aging administers a variety of informational and recreational programs through our Regional and Satellite Senior Centers, designed to address the diverse needs and interests of older Chicagoans, from those who are healthy and active, to those who are frail and homebound.
|Dec 5, 2016||Request For Proposals (RFP) For The Mayoral Youth Mentoring Initiative|
|Nov 18, 2016||As Winter Chill Takes Hold, City Departments Remind Residents to Take Precautions During Cold Weather|
|Dec 5, 2016||Mayor Emanuel Launches Next Phase Of Comprehensive Mentoring Initiative Through An RFP To Reach 1,000 Additional Youth|
|Nov 29, 2016||Property Tax Rebate Program Extended To Friday, December 30|
|Nov 13, 2016||Mayor Rahm Emanuel today reiterated Chicago’s commitment to being a sanctuary city for immigrants|
|Oct 13, 2016||City Of Chicago's Domestic Violence Texting Campaign To Educate Youth During Domestic Violence Awareness Month|
|Oct 11, 2016||Mayor Rahm Emanuel Presents Balanced 2017 Budget Proposal to City Council|
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