The Breakthrough FamilyPlex is designed to support our neighbors by empowering them to live fuller, healthier lives; and their children by inspiring them to envision possibilities they didn’t see before.

The FamilyPlex is Home To

Breakthrough Beginners (Preschool)

Ages 2-5
Equipping students with the education and skills necessary for success in kindergarten and beyond

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London Johnson Arts & Technology Academy (LJATA)

Age 6+
State-of-the-art and engaging approach to STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Math) education.

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High School Programs

Ages 14-18
Expanding college access and employment opportunities for high school students

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Fitness Center

Age 18+
Making space for healthy lifestyles and physical fitness

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The Bridge Cafe & Catering

Hosting space for neighbors to connect over delicious drinks and food

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Breakthrough Clinic (LCHC)

All Ages
Providing quality, accessible healthcare for the whole family

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Facility Rental

Meeting the needs of East Garfield Park through hosting events and gatherings of all sizes

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Chicago Icons, Local Legends Gallery

Blending art, sports, history, and culture, the Chicago Icons and Local Legends exhibit celebrates the impact of teachers and students, political leaders and local residents, elite athletes and youth coaches.

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3219 W Carroll Ave

Monday-Friday, 7am-10pmSaturday, 9am-4pmSunday: Closed