Rockford Human Services Department

Warming Centers
10:48 am
Wed October 31, 2012

List Of Warming Centers For Winnebago And Boone Counties

Credit City of Rockford Human Services

UPDATE: The Salvation Army on 18th Avenue is no longer a warming site and has been removed from this list.


The City of Rockford Human Services Department has released a list of warming centers  for the 2012-2013 winter season for Winnebago and Boone counties.

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6:00 am
Mon July 2, 2012

Summer lunch program keeps kids active


Children giggle and squirm waiting to open the red and white box.  Inside, the children find a peach, carrots, chocolate milk, and a turkey sandwich.  The meals are provided at 26 sites around the Rockford-area.  

For many children who receive free or reduced-priced meals throughout the school year, the summer food program ensures they have proper nutrition during the hottest times of the year.

Joe Leach is the Director of Youth Services at Ken-Rock Community Center in Rockford. He says the meals help the center keep costs down.

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