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Employment Services: Building Long-Term Recovery and Stability

KYC’s Employ­ment Ser­vices Team works with 50 clients a year to find and keep employ­ment. For many liv­ing with men­tal ill­ness…

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Changes in Funding for SASS and KYC's Preparations for the New Program

The state bud­get has been passed and along with that came major changes to the struc­ture and state fund­ing for…

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Osumc 2018 Ice Cream Social Donation

Our Saviour's Raises $6,700 for KYC!

Our Sav­iour’s Unit­ed Methodist Church (OSUMC) in Schaum­burg raised over $6,700 this sum­mer through their Annu­al Ice Cream Social for…

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Youth Advisory Council Video

This past Feb­ru­ary, Youth Advi­so­ry Coun­cil (YAC) stu­dents from D211 col­lab­o­rat­ed with the The Illi­nois Insti­tute of Art — Schaum­burg…

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Middle School Youth Walking

Pilot Program with District 54

Ken­neth Young Cen­ter is proud to announce our expand­ed part­ner­ship with Schaum­burg Con­sol­i­dat­ed School Dis­trict 54 to launch a pilot pro­gram…

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New CEO Identification Update

Dear KYC Friends and Supporters, As we set­tle into July, we want­ed to share an update in KYC’s search for…

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Thank you, KYC Hustlers!

A heart­felt thank you to our KYC Friends and Fam­i­ly that joined us in per­son and in spir­it for the…

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Kyc 5 K Run Walk

Last Minute Details for the 5K

As the 17th Annu­al Hus­tle for Health 5K Run/​Walk approach­es, we know you’re get­ting more and more excit­ed! We’ve got…

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Understanding the Illinois 1115 Waiver

Con­tent pro­vid­ed by Grace Hong Duf­fin, Chief Oper­at­ing Officer Last week, Illi­nois approved $2 bil­lion of fund­ing des­ig­nat­ed to Men­tal…

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