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The Governor’s Office for Children Announces the  Revision of the 2008 Maryland Child and Family Services Interagency Strategic Plan

The Governor’s Office for Children Announces the Revision of the 2008 Maryland Child and Family Services Interagency Strategic Plan

The Governor’s Office for Children, on behalf of the Maryland Children’s Cabinet, would like to announce the launch of an interagency strategic planning process that will enable Maryland to update… Read more »

WCDSS Hosts Community Partner Open House

WCDSS Hosts Community Partner Open House

PRESS RELEASE DATE: September 30, 2014 CONTACT PERSON: L. Bruce Massey Personnel and Public Relations Tel: 240-420-2510 Fax: 240-420-2125 The Washington County Department of Social Services hosted a Community Partner… Read more »

Washington County DSS Volunteer Receives Honor from the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

Washington County DSS Volunteer Receives Honor from the Governor’s Office on Service and Volunteerism

PRESS RELEASE DATE: October 16, 2014 CONTACT PERSON: L. Bruce Massey Asst. Director for Administration Tel: 240-420-2510 Fax: 240-420-2125 Helen Baker, a volunteer at Washington County Department of Social Services… Read more »

Ebola Virus Disease – General Information

Ebola Virus Disease – General Information

What is Ebola virus disease? Ebola virus disease is a severe, often fatal, viral disease. For the most current information regarding Ebola and outbreaks caused by Ebola, visit http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/. What… Read more »

DHR, University of Maryland School of Social Work To Use a $1.25 Million Federal Grant To Combat Human Trafficking

DHR, University of Maryland School of Social Work To Use a $1.25 Million Federal Grant To Combat Human Trafficking

Oct. 8, 2014 (BALTIMORE, MD)—The Maryland Department of Human Resources and the University of Maryland School of Social Work (UMSSW) will use a new $1.25 million federal grant to increase… Read more »

DHR Deputy Secretary Carnitra White Tapped To Serve On National Child Welfare Board

DHR Deputy Secretary Carnitra White Tapped To Serve On National Child Welfare Board

Baltimore, MD (October 6, 2014) — Carnitra White, deputy secretary for the Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) was elected on September 14, 2014, by the membership of the Child… Read more »

Maryland Receives $3.4 Million Performance Bonus for Improving Access to SNAP  Program

Maryland Receives $3.4 Million Performance Bonus for Improving Access to SNAP Program

State ranks 2nd in the nation for helping low-income citizens gain access to federal food supplement benefits October 6, 2014 (BALTIMORE, MD)—Maryland earned a $3.4 million bonus incentive payment from… Read more »

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