Join the Chicago Department of Public Health and West Side United to build fentanyl test kits. Wednesday, June 29, 20224:00pm-6:00pm Austin Public Library5615 W. Race Ave. Help us save lives! Chicago is experiencing record numbers of opioid overdoses, many of them due to an opioid called fentanylFentanyl test kits help people stay safe and prevent … Continue reading Overdose Education and Fentanyl Test Kit Build Event
What if schools could provide wraparound health services within the school building? How do we expand our vision of how schools can be a community resource? At Herzl Elementary in Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood, the Cluster of Care initiative has begun the process of cultivating a healing space for their community. In the wake of … Continue reading Public Newsroom 146: How Can Schools Be a Community Health Resource?
What is Chicago Youth Service Corps (CYSC)? The goal of the CYSC is to support youth development in the city of Chicago by developing young Chicagoans ages 16-24 as local leaders through the creation of paid, service-learning opportunities focused on local/civic engagement. Youth participants will earn money in a diverse service corps while also building … Continue reading Apply for the Chicago Youth Service Corps