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The Chicago Department of Family and Support Services provides funding for more than 200 organizations that operate out-of-school programs for youth ages 6-18. Programs range from sports and recreation to arts, education and personal development, summer job resources are also available.  Other departments across the city provide programs and other online information focused specially for youth.  Provided below are links are citywide Services, News, Alerts, and Supporting Information useful for kids, and provided by departments all across the City.

Alerts (Youth/Teens)

Low Alert Dec 10, 2014 9th Annual College Summit for Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities - Saturday, April 18, 2015

Most Recent News (Youth/Teens)

Mar 18,2015 City Council Authorizes Federal Funding To Support The Bridges To Pathways Juvenile Justice Program
Mar 05,2015 Summer Jobs for Immigrant Youth to Teach Communities about Administrative Relief
Feb 17,2015 Mayor Emanuel Announces $10 Million Private Investment, Tripling One Summer Chicago Plus Youth Job Opportunities
Dec 17,2014 Mayor's Commission For A Safer Chicago Releases Collaborative Anti-Violence Report
Dec 08,2014 "Science" Magazine Publishes Favorable Findings About One Summer Plus Study By UPENN

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Supporting Information

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