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Department of Human Resources Announces Award Recommendations for $191 Million Residential Child Care Contracts

Department of Human Resources Announces Award Recommendations for $191 Million Residential Child Care Contracts

BALTIMORE, MD (April 25, 2013)—The Department of Human Resources today announced the results of a competitive contracting process that will reshape Maryland’s child welfare service delivery system through 2016. The… Read more »

Frederick County Department of Social Services To Be Honored For Innovative Partnership Benefiting Area Foster Youth

Frederick County Department of Social Services To Be Honored For Innovative Partnership Benefiting Area Foster Youth

Media Contact: Brian Schleter. 443-253-4204 brian.schleter@maryland.gov FREDERICK, MD (April 15, 2013) –– The Frederick County Department of Social Services and several of its community partners will be honored for creating a… Read more »

Prince George’s County Department of Social Services  Encourages County Residents to Prevent Child Abuse

Prince George’s County Department of Social Services Encourages County Residents to Prevent Child Abuse

April is Child Abuse Awareness Month   Landover, MD – The Prince George’s County Department of Social Services joins organizations across the nation in highlighting the importance of Child Abuse… Read more »

DHR HIGHLIGHTS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION DURING APRIL

DHR HIGHLIGHTS CHILD ABUSE PREVENTION DURING APRIL

BALTIMORE (April 3, 2013) – April is National Child Abuse Prevention Awareness Month, and the Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) is partnering with child welfare advocates and the community… Read more »

Maryland and District of Columbia Streamline Placing Children Across Borders for Foster Care

Maryland and District of Columbia Streamline Placing Children Across Borders for Foster Care

  BALTIMORE, MD —(March 5, 2013) The Maryland Department of Human Resources and the District of Columbia Child and Family Services Agency have signed an agreement that makes it easier… Read more »

BALTIMORE CITY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS BRIGHT IDEA IN GOVERNMENT AWARD

BALTIMORE CITY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS BRIGHT IDEA IN GOVERNMENT AWARD

Baltimore, MD., – September 25, 2012 – Today the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at the John F. Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University, honored the Baltimore City… Read more »

Prince George’s County Takes Steps To Raise Awareness  About Child Abuse and Neglect

Prince George’s County Takes Steps To Raise Awareness About Child Abuse and Neglect

Lanham, MD – On August 23, 2012 the Prince George’s County Department of Social Services and the Prince George’s County Police Department co-sponsored a workshop for parents, educators, care givers… Read more »

Public Comment Sought on Social Services Block Grant Proposal

Public Comment Sought on Social Services Block Grant Proposal

The Department of Human Resources Draft Social Services Block Grant Report for  the period October 1, 2012 through September 30, 2013) is now available for review and comments at the… Read more »

Julie Kreit named Washington County DSS 2012 Social Worker of the Year

Julie Kreit named Washington County DSS 2012 Social Worker of the Year

Julie Kreit, a Family Services Caseworker II at the Washington County Department of Social Services, has been recognized by the Maryland Department of Human Resources as the Washington County’s 2012… Read more »

Cecil County child advocacy center earns re-accreditation from National Children’s Alliance

Cecil County child advocacy center earns re-accreditation from National Children’s Alliance

National Children’s Alliance recognizes Cecil County Child Advocacy Center for its ongoing delivery of high quality and effective services to child abuse victims through accreditation The Cecil County Child Advocacy… Read more »

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