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Back To School Supply Drive

Back to School Supply Drive

With children and adolescents returning to school, many also return to therapy. Please help us prepare to support these young...

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September Letter from the CEO

Dear Friends of KYC, With summer quickly transitioning into fall, we’re excited to share lots of information with you in this...

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Don't miss the 2017 Volunteer Dinner!

Our volunteers provide vital support to KYC and our clients. We couldn't do our work without them! Please join us as we celebrate the amazing community members who volunteer on behalf of KYC.

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Communities for Positive Youth Development Newsletter is Out!

CPYD is a collaboration of community partners who share the common goal of positive youth development, including a lifestyle that is free of alcohol, drugs, and other substances.

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August Letter from the CEO

Dear Friends of KYC, For the first time in two years, I have the pleasure to report that the state of...

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Corporate Volunteers Serve KYC!

If life was a Twitter page, #kindness, #benevolence and #compassion would be trending because of you.

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July's Letter from the CEO

Happy new (fiscal) year! In addition to celebrating Independence Day on the 4th and National Ice Cream Month all month long, July marks the beginning of a new fiscal year for our agency. It’s an exciting time for us as we set program budgets, make agency-wide plans, and celebrate another successful year at KYC.

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The Power of Pets

Beginning about 12,000-14,000 years ago in prehistoric times, the first animal to be domesticated was the wolf. This occurred once...

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The toll of a budget impasse

What’s the problem? It’s been on the news, in the papers, and maybe mentioned in a passing conversation but does Illinois’...

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Drop-in Center Activities

KYC’s Drop-In Center opened in March, 2015 to promote community among people living with mental illness. The Drop-In Center is...

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