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Supporting Grandparents Who Are Parenting

Our Caregiver Specialist, Daxa Sanghvi, MSW, shares more about our Relatives Raising Children support group, and how KYC can be an ongoing resource for families of all forms.

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Announcement from our CE Os Desk

KYC Leader Named Statewide Opioid Settlement Administrator

It’s with mixed emotions that I share some exciting news. Our very own Sherrine Peyton, Director of Community Collaboration has been offered the opportunity to take a remarkable leadership role at the State of Illinois. Sherrine was chosen to be the new Statewide Opioid Settlement Administrator (SOSA).

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Celebrating our Teammates of the Year

We were proud to honor and celebrate some of our most exemplary team members recently as our Teammates of the Year!

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Hispanic Heritage Month Spotlight: Jennifer Moreno

My name is Jennifer Moreno and I’m the Deputy Director of the Comprehensive Transition Program here at KYC. I’m also proudly Puerto Rican with Sephardic roots (Hispanic Jewish people). My father was born and raised on the island of Puerto Rico; I was born in Chicago.

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National Recovery Month Program Spotlight: SUPR Services

In honor of National Recovery Month, learn more about how KYC's Substance Use Prevention and Recovery services support recovery all year long.

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Recovery with KYC on Hubbard Helps Chicago - 101.9FM The MIX

Catch Daryl Pass, KYC's Manager of Recovery Support Services, on Hubbard Helps Chicago, a locally-produced public affairs radio program, featured on 101.9FM the MIX WTMX.

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KYC's President & CEO Named to National Council for Mental Wellbeing Board

KYC is thrilled to celebrate Grace's election to represent the midwestern region of the U.S. on the Board of Directors for the National Council of Mental Wellbeing.

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Celebrating the 2022 Hustle for Health 5K

The 2022 Hustle for Health was a HUE-ge success!

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KYC Statement on the Highland Park Shooting

It is with heavy hearts that KYC grieves with the community of Highland Park and all who are impacted by yesterday's tragic events.

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In Loving Memory

A Tribute to our Friend, Dorris

Since 1986, Ken­neth Young Cen­ter has car­ried its name in recog­ni­tion of our incred­i­ble friend and for­mer Board Mem­ber, Ken­neth Young.…

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