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The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services provides families with a continuum of coordinated services and programs to enhance the lives of each family member beginning in infancy through the senior years.  The department, together with a network of delegate agencies, provides assistance to residents through services including, but not limited to, child care, household stabilization services, homeless services, workforce development and senior services.

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High Alert Nov 15, 2016 Top 5 Holiday Events

Most Recent News (Families)

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
Nov 09,2016 Stomp, Rudolph and Santa to Headline Chicago’s Christmas Tree Lighting
Nov 07,2016 Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events Announces 2017 Program Dates
Nov 03,2016 Chicago's 2016 Christmas Tree - 69 Foot Norway Spruce from Wauconda, Illinois

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