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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 Oct 18, 2016 Top 5 family fun events
High Alert Sep 23, 2016 Top 3 Chicago markets this fall

Most Recent News (Families)

Oct 20,2016 Chicago-Based Marching Band and Performance Art Troupe Headlines Free Family Fun Fest on the Chicago Riverwalk
Oct 18,2016 Millennium Park Events Top Chicago’s Wish List For Free Fun This Holiday Season
Oct 13,2016 City Of Chicago's Domestic Violence Texting Campaign To Educate Youth During Domestic Violence Awareness Month
Oct 04,2016 Millennium Park’s McCormick Tribune Ice Rink Opens Friday, November 18
Oct 04,2016 Mayor Emanuel Announces New Program To Employ And Deliver Services To 100 Homeless Individuals

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