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TOGETHER WE PRIDE

By Don­na Boguslavsky, KYC Com­mu­ni­ty Col­lab­o­ra­tion Project AssociateThe Com­mu­ni­ty Col­lab­o­ra­tion team was proud to rep­re­sent the Ken­neth Young Cen­ter (KYC)…

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Make Your Amazon App Purchase Support KYC!

As you're shopping from home, Amazon offers it's shopping platform that gives back to the charity of your choice with most purchases. Here's who you can select KYC!

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COVID-19 Protocol for Clients Coming to the Elk Grove Village Office

KYC continues to monitor best practices and medical updates to protect the health and safety of clients, staff, volunteers, and community members. In this light, KYC is updating our screening questions to better assess clients' safety upon returning to in-person treatment, as outlined by the Department on Aging. Please note: all youth, adults, and seniors entering KYC's facilities will be asked these screening questions, including staff. Anyone feeling unwell or with a temperature of 100.4 degrees F or higher will be respectfully asked to return home.

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2020 Virtual Hustle for Health 5K Official Event Video

In lieu of an in-person gathering, KYC celebrates the 2020 Virtual Hustle for Health 5K with a video honoring the event and all those who support it.

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A Message from Our CEO & Chair of the Board

Dear KYC Community,In light of the recent protests nation­wide, as the Chief Exec­u­tive Offi­cer and Chair of the Board for…

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Ways to Make School at Home Easier During the COVID-19 Pandemic

By, Mar­i­anne Rogen­s­ki, KYC Pre­ven­tion SpecialistMany of us are now work­ing from home and that might mean we are shar­ing…

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Thank You, KYC Supporters!

Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, members of our communities have stepped up to the plate to support KYC.

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Community Communication: COVID-19 Update

April 1, 2020Dear KYC Community,In keep­ing with the Gov­er­nor’s stay at home order, KYC will con­tin­ue to oper­ate pro­grams and ser­vices…

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Dealing with Stress and a "New Normal"

As we're taking steps to protect our physical health, we must also care for our mental and emotional health.

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Masculinity and Socialization: Tips for Building Adult Relationships

By, Rebe­caa Ogle, MSW, LCSWOver the past cou­ple of years, I’ve noticed a con­cern­ing trend amongst men in their 20’s and 30’s:…

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