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.

Forest Preserve Experience (Summer Internship for HACC Youth Ages 14-19)

Spend your summer working on environmental restoration projects and learning about the natural world in the Cook County Forest Preserves.

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

Summer Camps is officially closed. Make sure to check back here in Spring of 2021 for future enrollment opportunities!

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 link below 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 2021 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!

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.

For more information about other Cook County Park District Activities

Click here: Cook County Park Districts

Evanston Services

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.