New report recommends actions to move needle on racial equity in Minnesota’s Medicaid program
A new report calls for specific changes in Minnesota’s Medicaid program to improve racial equity and health outcomes in the state, particularly for Black Minnesotans born in this country.
Human services benefits in Governor’s Budget to Move Minnesota Forward
Governor Walz and Lieutenant Governor Flanagan have introduced their proposed Budget to Move Minnesota Forward, including significant investments in human services. The budget would invest in health care, child care, education, and public safety while cutting taxes for the middle class, working families, and small businesses. More information about human services proposals is available in a series of fact sheets and in budget pages.
Grants help older Minnesotans stay independent
A new round of Live Well at Home grants will support older Minnesotans to maintain their health, independence and community involvement while living in their own homes. DHS will distribute almost $4 million this year to 42 organizations across the state.
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