Fun in the Summer
Summer is a great time to relax, make some money, spend time with friends, play sports or read your favorite book. Opportunities throughout Chicagoland are available for our residents. Look here to learn about staying active in the summer.
Summer Computer Training Program for Housing Authority Youth (Ages 14-19)
The 6-week training program will help you learn about kick-starting a career in the world of computers while earning CompTIA A+ and OSHA 10-hour Safety certifications. This opportunity is only available to youth in Housing Authority households.
Due to high demand, registration has now closed for this opportunity. Make sure to check back in Summer 2020 for next year’s registration.
Fun In The Sun Summer Camps
Registration for 2019 Summer Camps is officially closed. Make sure to check back here in Spring of 2020 for future enrollment opportunities!
Summer Youth Employment at the Forest Preserve
Gain hands-on experience by working in the Forest Preserves. Learn about environmental careers & earn over $1000 in the summer of 2020. Check here in April for the 2020 application link, updated deadlines and employment dates.
The Jones Center After School Program
For over 100 years, the Jones Center has provided welcoming and safe programs serving youth ages 5-17 in the Chicago Heights area. Click the flyer to learn more about great after school activities and summer camp programs.
Baseball for kids
Little League in Ford Heights is an active way for kids to have fun and play baseball all summer. Each spring, you can learn more here about scholarships available for Housing Authority residents and voucher holders.
Please check here in March for Summer 2020 information
Robbins Community Help Agency
Since 1999, the Robbins Community Help Agency, Inc. has strived to continually strengthen the community through youth, adult, senior, and community programs.
Robbins Community Help Agency, Inc. operates within the Robbins Community Center (RCC) establishing programs and services that make Robbins Community Center a hub for community involvement and youth engagement.
Call (708) 239-0044 to learn more about educational and recreational opportunities only open Housing Authority households!
Kids @ College - Summer Classes (K-6)
Prairie State College offers weekly programs to enhance the problem solving skills of your curious explorers (grades K-6), using fun, hands-on, STEAM based activities.
Please check here in March for Summer 2019 information
Forest Preserves of Cook County
Our Forest Preserves have recreation options for the whole family, for every season. Check out the link below for more information.
The City of Evanston provides a tremendous amount of social service programs and other supportive services for its residents. Click the link below to learn more about summer camp options.