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October 2018: Message from our CEO

The chang­ing weath­er is an every­day reminder of the change that’s all around us. With change there is excite­ment and…

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Behavioral Support Services: Boosting Therapy through Social Activities

Learn more about KYC's Behavioral Support Services team

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KYC's Local Heroes

Two of KYC's Adult Protective Services team members were honored earlier this month at a Local Heroes Award ceremony hosted by Brookdale Hoffman Estates Senior Living Solutions.

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ARS Supports KYC Clients and Services

Each Sep­tem­ber, ARS Teams across the coun­try com­mit to a week of ser­vice. Each office part­ners with local non­prof­its to vol­un­teer…

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Prevention Programs Encourage Positive Choices for Teens

“It’s our respon­si­bil­i­ty as a com­mu­ni­ty to pro­vide kids with safe schools where they’re pre­pared to be pro­fes­sion­al­ly suc­cess­ful adults with…

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Get to Know Grace

Hel­lo KYC! I’m Grace Hong Duf­fin and I’m proud to be your new Pres­i­dent and Chief Exec­u­tive Officer. For the…

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Volunteer Spotlight: Orville & Betty Brown for Home Delivered Meals

The Browns share over 30 years of volunteer experience together with KYC's Home Delivered Meals Program

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KYC's CEO Announcement

After a com­pre­hen­sive nation­wide search, Ken­neth Young Center’s Board of Direc­tors is pleased to announce our selec­tion of Grace Hong Duf­fin…

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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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