List/Grid Monthly Archives: June 2011

Golfers needed to tee up at the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Baltimore City foster teens

Golfers needed to tee up at the 2nd Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Baltimore City foster teens

BALTIMORE (June 30, 2011)   – Baltimore City Department of Social Services is hosting its 2nd Annual Golf Tournament on Tuesday August 16, 2011 at the Mount Pleasant Golf Course, 6001… Read more »

Department of Human Resources provides supports for teens transitioning from foster care

Department of Human Resources provides supports for teens transitioning from foster care

17th annual teen conference convened on campus of Frostburg State University    BALTIMORE (JUNE 28, 2011) – In Maryland, there are approximately 4,141 youth in foster care over the age… Read more »

Energy customers in seven Maryland counties to benefit from $600,000 windfall

Energy customers in seven Maryland counties to benefit from $600,000 windfall

FREDERICK COUNTY (JUNE 24, 2011) Maryland’s Office of Home Energy Programs (OHEP)  received $600,000 from The Potomac Edison Company to help offset energy costs for customers in the seven Maryland… Read more »

Secretary’s remarks:Sandtown Habitat for Humanity event

Secretary’s remarks:Sandtown Habitat for Humanity event

Background:  The Sandtown Habitat for Humanity Annual Build week is in its 20th year.  Staffs from DHR Central and its local departments of social services have faithfully participated in this… Read more »

Press Conference: Office of Home Energy Programs to receive funding from Potomac Edison to offset customer arrearages

Press Conference: Office of Home Energy Programs to receive funding from Potomac Edison to offset customer arrearages

Potomac Energy customers in seven Maryland jurisdictions to benefit from $600,000  BALTIMORE, MD – Maryland’s Office of Home Energy Program staff will receive $600,000, from representatives of Potomac Energy, during… Read more »

DHR staff participate in Habitat’s Sandtown Build Week

DHR staff participate in Habitat’s Sandtown Build Week

For the 13th consecutive year, DHR staff are participating  in the Habitat for Humanity Build Week.  DHR volunteers come from every part of the organization, including the central office and… Read more »

Camp Connect provides opportunity for foster children to re-connect with siblings

Camp Connect provides opportunity for foster children to re-connect with siblings

BALTIMORE COUNTY (JUNE 17, 2011) – All too often, when children enter foster care they lose important connections not only with their school, neighborhood and friends, but with their brothers… Read more »

Changes to the Child Care Subsidy Program in Frederick County

Changes to the Child Care Subsidy Program in Frederick County

Frederick County: ( June 15, 2011) This winter, the Maryland Department of Education  instituted a wait list for new applications for the Child Care Subsidy program (CCS). This program assists… Read more »

Charles County Department of Social Services to host first annual Father’s Day Banquet

Charles County Department of Social Services to host first annual Father’s Day Banquet

BALTIMORE (JUNE 15, 2011) – The Charles County Department of Social Services will host a Father’s Day Banquet for  approximately 50 current and former participants of the New Beginnings program… Read more »

Baltimore City DSS director brings attention to foster parenting older youth

Baltimore City DSS director brings attention to foster parenting older youth

BALTIMORE (JUNE 14, 2011) – Molly McGrath Tierney, director of the Baltimore City Department of Social Services (BCDSS),  will make  a media appearance on Father’s Day  to bring attention to… Read more »

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