Opening a world of positive choices and relationships for Chicago’s children and youth.
Since 1849, Chicago Child Care Society (CCCS) has served children and families. Located in Chicago’s Hyde Park neighborhood, CCCS is the oldest continually operating child welfare agency in the state of Illinois.
To provide innovative, community-based education and social service programs that address the current and emerging needs of vulnerable children and their families.
In 2015, CCCS helped transform the lives of nearly 1,000 children and families.
The Preschool Center
Every year, The Preschool Center at Chicago Child Care Society provides children ages 2 to 5 with a creative and nurturing environment in which to gain knowledge and social skills that will serve them the rest of of their lives.