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Staff Spotlight: Helping Clients Feel Good

From our front desk, Aracelly has learned the power that small acts of kindness can have to uplift someone who is struggling.

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KYC's Memory Cafe Grand Opening

Memory Cafés hold engaging activities like interactive games, live entertainment, and shared meals to encourage community and support healthy relationships among people living with dementia and their caregivers.

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Adopt a Family - Thank You for Your Support!

Our community partners generously adopted 500 clients throughout the 2018 holiday season.

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Special Announcement from the CEO

Dear KYC Community: It is with very mixed emo­tions that I share that Tish Rud­nic­ki is leav­ing Ken­neth Young Cen­ter after…

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Kids Make a Big Difference to Homebound Seniors

Third and Fourth grade stu­dents at Nathan Hale Ele­men­tary School con­nect with local seniors through Ken­neth Young Center’s Meals on…

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KYC's Positive Youth Development Team Expands Substance Use Prevention Efforts

KYC's Positive Youth Development Team was recently awarded two grants that will expand substance use prevention efforts in our communities.

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Watch Grace on EGTV!

A Production of the Village of Elk Grove Village Copyright 2018

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Crissy Castillo named President of the Illinois Council of Care Coordination Units

Crissy Castil­lo, KYC’s Direc­tor of Old­er Adult Ser­vices, was recent­ly named Pres­i­dent of the Illi­nois Coun­cil of Care Coor­di­na­tion Units…

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KYC Participates in The 2018 Subaru Share the Love® Event

Looking to buy a new car? Support KYC and Meals on Wheels America through The 2018 Subaru Share the Love® Event.

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Client Spotlight: Thankful to be Doing Better

Jim has spent his career helping others lead healthier lives. Today, he is grateful for how KYC has helped him do better at nurturing his own emotional health.

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I hope you’re proud of your­self for the times you’ve said yes,” when all it meant was extra work for you and was seem­ing­ly help­ful only to some­one else.

—Mr. Rogers