14, 2012 - DHS Assistant Commissioner Erin Sullivan Sutton received the American Public Human Services Association's 2012 Outstanding Member Award for her work to improve child welfare practice in Minnesota and nationally.
07, 2012 - This month, Community Behavioral Health Hospital in Bemidji is celebrating five years of providing area residents with mental health care close to their community, homes and natural support systems.
10, 2012 - More than 650,000 Minnesotans were served last year by one of the 38 Community Action Agencies and tribal governments that constitute a network of social service agencies celebrated this month for what Gov. Mark Dayton called “essential contributions” to the state.
10, 2012 - A fact sheet summarizing highlights of the 2012 legislative session is now available on DHS’ website. The human services overview fact sheet highlights the restoration of reductions that were made in critical services in 2011 and efforts to strengthen fraud prevention.