Empowering families, transforming lives.

 
 

We believe a strong family foundation creates the best chance for life success. Chicago Child Care Society harnesses the potential of children, youth, teens and families in our communities. 

 
 
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About Chicago Child Care Society


Chicago Child Care Society is a non profit organization that supports children, youth and families to reach their full potential. We are a multi-service agency serving Chicago’s South, Southwest and South Suburban areas.
 

Our mission is to provide innovative, community-based education and social service programs that address the current and emerging needs of vulnerable children and their families.
 

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WHY Chicago child Care Society

 

40%

of American preschool aged children are not ready for kindergarten.

60%

of teen mothers don’t finish high school.

30

million fewer words are heard by low income children than higher-income children prior to age 4.

23%

of Chicago high school students do not graduate.

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Our Impact

 
 

90%

of preschoolers are kindergarten ready
each year.

90%

of youth stay in high school and graduate Each Year.

100

CHILDREN EACH YEAR ARE DIVERTED FROM FOSTER CARE BECAUSE THEY RECEIVED SUPPORT FROM EXTENDED FAMILY CAREGIVERS.

 
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Building Strong Family Foundations

 
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Empowering Young Adults
 

Our young adult programs provide the skills and resources necessary to achieve educational and life goals.

 

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Supporting Children
 

Our preschool centers in Hyde Park and Englewood are award winning, high quality early childhood education centers, preparing students for kindergarten. Our birth-to-three home visiting programs support parents as their child’s first teacher. 

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Stabilizing Families
 

Our Extended Family Support Program assists relatives who have become primary caregivers to children, easing the transition and strengthening the family.

 

"What I appreciate most about my son’s time at the Hyde Park Preschool Center is the safe, nurturing, academically rich environment provided, dedicated to the whole child: emotionally, socially academically– and without regard for the parents’ ability to pay."

Kimberly, mother of Hyde Park Preschool student. 

 
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