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.
02, 2014 - Adult mental health and disability services content is moving within the DHS website. The move is part of a redesign of the department's public website to improve its usability. To help website users find content, DHS will temporarily redirect key links. If you have bookmarked this content or added it to favorites, you will need to update these links.
19, 2013 - State officials joined Saint Paul Mayor Chris Coleman and Minneapolis Mayor-elect Betsy Hodges today at Jackson Elementary School in Frogtown to announce Minnesota’s new Plan to Prevent and End Homelessness.
16, 2013 - Minnesota Department of Human Services Commissioner Lucinda Jesson today honored eight organizations from across the state for their outstanding contributions to human services program clients.
02, 2013 - The Sex Offender Civil Commitment Advisory Task Force, chaired by former Minnesota Supreme Court Chief Justice Eric Magnuson, submitted final recommendations to Commissioner Lucinda Jesson and the U.S. District Court on Monday, Dec. 2, after a thorough review of major issues concerning the civil commitment of sex offenders.