05, 2014 - During Black History Month, DHS, the Council on Black Minnesotans, and several nonprofit and community organizations are working together to encourage families to adopt children waiting in the foster care system, particularly African-American children who are disproportionately represented in the child welfare system.
30, 2014 - Some people who applied for health care through MNsure may not receive notices or health care cards promptly. The DHS Member Help Desk can answer questions about your application or coverage for a Minnesota Health Care Program (MHCP). If you qualify for coverage, we can help you work with your doctor or pharmacy to get services and prescriptions you need.
27, 2014 - In response to the devastation of sex trafficking, the Minnesota Department of Human Services and its partners will soon provide an array of services to youth who have been victims of sex trafficking.
16, 2014 - Individuals seeking coverage for both public and private insurance through MNsure can submit paper applications if they are having trouble getting through online via the MNsure website.
15, 2014 - Gov. Mark Dayton announced his 2014 Capital Budget Recommendations Wednesday, Jan. 15. The nearly $1 billion recommendation includes fully funding DHS' requested 2014 projects at the St. Peter campus for the Minnesota Security Hospital and the Minnesota Sex Offender Program.