Mental Health First Aid

Jul 10, 2014 Comments Off Matt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  July 10th, 2014 State Rep. Kelly Cassidy Phone: (773) 784-2002 Cassidy Hosts Mental Health First Aid Training for Legislative Staff and Non-Profits CHICAGO, IL – Today, State Representative Kelly Cassidy’s office hosted a mental health first aid training for legislative district office staff and employees of local non-profits. The training is designed to prepare individuals to …

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Town Hall Meeting

Jul 10, 2014 Comments Off Matt

  Join Kelly and State Senator Heather Steans for a town hall and community discussion to review the past session and legislation going forward. Come with questions, comments or suggestions. The meeting will be held at St. Ita’s (1220 W Catalpa Ave) on Wednesday, July 16th from 6-8pm. If you are unable to attend, the event …

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Gale School Cameras

Jul 8, 2014 Comments Off Matt

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 7th, 2014 FOR MORE INFORMATION: State Rep. Kelly Cassidy Phone: (773) 784-2002 Grant Funding Secured for Gale School Security Cameras CHICAGO, IL – Grant funding through the Illinois Criminal Justice Information Authority has been secured to replace the broken camera system at the Gale Math and Science Academy. “I am pleased to see these critical …

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Join us for the Pride Parade!

Jun 27, 2014 Comments Off Matt

I am pleased to invite you to join me for the 45th Annual Chicago Pride Parade, on Sunday, June 29th.   This year, we will be commemorating the passage of the marriage equality law, a change that has been a long time in the making and is so important to families across our city and state. I am so …

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Kelly on Chicago Tonight

Jun 25, 2014 Comments Off Matt

Combating Bullying WTTW, June 24th

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Birth Control Referendum Video

Jun 5, 2014 Comments Off Matt

On May 30th we successfully passed HB 5755, a bill to put the following referendum on the November ballot: “Shall any health insurance plan in Illinois that provides prescription drug coverage be required to include prescription birth control as part of that coverage?” While Illinois law already prevents this type of discrimination, we’ve seen court challenges on …

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Summer Fun Drive

May 9, 2014 Comments Off Matt

I am happy to announce the kick-off of our Summer Fun Drive. We have worked closely with area non-profits to identify items of significant need as we approach the summer. We will be collecting items from May 12th to June 13th. Donations will benefit the following organizations: Housing Opportunities for Women Howard Area Community Center …

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48th Ward Property Tax Appeals

May 6, 2014 Comments Off Matt

Join us for information on property tax appeals on Tuesday, May 6th at 6:30pm at the Broadway Armory (5917 N Broadway).

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FBI Human Trafficking Event

May 6, 2014 Comments Off Matt

Join us on Thursday, May 15th at 6:30pm for an update from the FBI on their mission to combat human trafficking. The event will be held at the Edgewater Library (1210 W Elmdale).   FBI HT EVENT FLYER

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Recycling and Shredding Event!

May 2, 2014 Comments Off Matt

Ewaste recycling May 3, 2014

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