Department of Human Services (DHS)
The Department of Human Services (DHS) provides services designed to protect, assist and empower economically disadvantaged individuals and families, and people with disabilities to achieve a better quality of life. The department engages in collaborations and partnerships with federal, state and community-based organizations to maximize resources and provide a seamless array of services statewide. We promote accountability, transparency and quality in all that we do.
Core Mission Areas
FY13 Budget (in thousands): $13,434,597
*These amounts represent State and Non-State Funds.
*These services moved from Health in FY 12