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Maryland Department of Human Resources Establishes an Emergency Call Center in response to Maryland’s State of Emergency

Maryland Department of Human Resources Establishes an Emergency Call Center in response to Maryland’s State of Emergency

BALTIMORE, MD- In response to the State of Emergency declared yesterday, the Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) mobilized an Emergency Command Center to further support Governor Hogan’s efforts to… 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 »

Deadline for Disaster Relief Grants for Victims of Western Maryland Flooding Approaching

Deadline for Disaster Relief Grants for Victims of Western Maryland Flooding Approaching

Media Contact: Brian Schleter 410-767-8944 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Cumberland, Md. (September 22, 2014) – Allegany and Washington County residents impacted by the extreme flooding that took place June 12, 2014,… Read more »

Representing Unaccompanied Youth: Training for Attorneys

Representing Unaccompanied Youth: Training for Attorneys

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Lt. Governor Brown Greets Foster Parents at Annual Baltimore City DSS Mother’s Day Breakfast

Lt. Governor Brown Greets Foster Parents at Annual Baltimore City DSS Mother’s Day Breakfast

Please click here to download press release. Lt. Governor Brown Greets Foster Parents at Annual Baltimore City DSS Mother’s Day Breakfast Breakfast is one of several events occurring across the… Read more »

DHR Proposes Adding New Protections To State Law For Safely  Reunifying Children With Their Families

DHR Proposes Adding New Protections To State Law For Safely Reunifying Children With Their Families

BALTIMORE, MD (April 30, 2014)—The Maryland Department of Human Resources (DHR) will seek to add new protections to state law guiding the process of reunifying children in foster care with… Read more »

Washington County Department of Social Services Golden Fork

Washington County Department of Social Services Golden Fork

Herald Mail: June 19, 2013 —  Washington County Department of Social Services Golden Fork

Secretary Dallas And DHR Staff To Kick Off Week Of Volunteerism In Support Of The Stronger Together Campaign

Secretary Dallas And DHR Staff To Kick Off Week Of Volunteerism In Support Of The Stronger Together Campaign

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND (December 19, 2011) – This week, Secretary Dallas and Department of Human Resources (DHR) staff from across the state will be volunteering their time in support of Governor… Read more »

Picnic honors adoptive, foster families

Picnic honors adoptive, foster families

Herald Mail: July 30, 2011 —  Event was  hosted by the Washington County Department of Social Services and the Washington County League of Foster and Adoptive Families

Rotarians help furnish new foster family visitation center

Rotarians help furnish new foster family visitation center

 Cecil Whig – Josh Sannon (July 25, 2011) Donations from the Elkton Rotary Club will help furnish the Cecil County Department of Social Services’ new foster family visitation center, set to… Read more »

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