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Chicago Department of Family and Support Services ("FSS") provides a variety of social, educational and recreational activities and programs for the senior community throughout Chicago.  In addition to programming provided by FSS, provided below are links to citywide Services, News, Alerts, and other Supporting Information that may be useful for seniors - provided by departments all across the City.

Alerts (Seniors)

High Alert Jul 21, 2017 SummerDance-Off Competitions - July 22 & 29
High Alert Jun 15, 2017 Pet Summer Safety Tips for Extreme Heat
Low Alert Jul 25, 2017 Chicago Department of Public Health Town Hall Announcement
Low Alert Dec 21, 2016 The Mayor’s ADA 25 Literacy Task Force Report

Most Recent News (Seniors)

Jul 21,2017 The City of Chicago will Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of “Everyone's Picasso” on Daley Plaza
Jul 20,2017 Board finds 24 lobbyists in violation for failure to timely complete training
Jul 19,2017 19th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces the Full Schedule of Diverse International Musicians Celebrating the Rich Cultural Diversity of Chicago September 8-24
Jul 18,2017 City Of Chicago And Alzheimer's Association Team Up To Present Free Programs About Knowing The Signs Of Alzheimer's
Jul 12,2017 The 39th Annual Chicago Jazz Festival Announces the Complete Lineup Featuring Jason Moran Presents In My Mind: Monk At Town Hall 1959, A Centennial Tribute to Theolonius Monk and More Than 30 Performances by Renowned Chicago Artists

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