When Minnesotans are healthy and productive, so is Minnesota, and Minnesota does better when each of us does better. This is why the Minnesota Department of Human Services works to help Minnesotans meet their basic needs so they can live in dignity and achieve their highest potential.
News and updates on the DHS efforts to assist low-income Minnesotans stay healthy and living productively.
DHS offers a variety of economic assistance programs for eligible adults.
Preventive care and disease management keeps people healthy and saves the state precious resources.
Licensing protects the health, safety and rights of those receiving services by requiring that providers meet minimum standards of care.
DHS provides a variety of services in addition to economic support and health care to help Minnesotans.