Children and Families


Health care

Keeping Minnesota’s families and children healthy is critical to our state’s success. DHS offers programs that provide care for the well-being of eligible families and children.

  • Children’s mental health

    DHS works to ensure effective, accessible mental health services and supports for children, youth and their families.

  • Health care programs

    Learn more about eligibility for publicly funded health insurance, how to apply, services and program changes.


    DHS manages programs that help eligible people living with HIV/AIDS access medication therapy and medical care.

  • Online payments

    People enrolled in Minnesota Health Care Programs who have monthly payments for their coverage can use the Web Payments site.

  • Substance abuse

    The Alcohol and Drug Abuse Division administers prevention and treatment programs addressing alcohol and other drug dependency and abuse problems.

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