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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)

Severe Alert Jul 13, 2015 Canine Influenza Information
High Alert Oct 1, 2015 2016 DFSS Senior Centers Instruction Application

Most Recent News (Seniors)

Jul 29,2015 City Council Approves Appointment Of Lisa Morrison Butler As Commissioner Of The Department Of Family And Support Services
Jul 24,2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces 311 Enhancements To Boost Services For Veterans
Jul 21,2015 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago Announces Full Lineup Featuring Diverse International Musicians September 11-22
Jul 08,2015 Chicago Jazz Festival: Neighborhood Nights Brings Jazz Performances Free of Charge to Neighborhoods Across the City
Jul 02,2015 The 57th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show – August 15 & 16

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