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12/05/2019 Erwin Receives National 2019 Adoption Excellence Award for Commitment to Arkansas’s Waiting Children & Teens
11/21/2019 Arkansas Senior Medicare Patrol Issues Alert About DNA, Genetic, and Cancer Screening Schemes
11/13/2019 DHS Creating Department-wide Ombudsman
11/04/2019 DHS to Re-align County Offices to Adjust to Client Populations, Online Applications
10/25/2019 DHS Names Employee of the Year, Seven Others Honored
10/16/2019 DHS Shows Continued Progress Improving Child Welfare System
10/08/2019 Two Teens Located and Taken into Custody Monday Night
10/08/2019 Teens Walk Away from DYS Facility in Mansfield
10/03/2019 Update: Arkansas Department of Human Services Requesting Receivership for Additional Three Skilled Nursing Facilities
09/30/2019 White to Serve as Chief of Legislative Affairs
09/30/2019 Arkansas Department of Human Services Moving to Act as Receiver for Five Skilled Nursing Facilities
09/27/2019 Local Vendors and Artisans with Developmental Disabilities Take Part in the 4th Annual Fall Food & Craft Fair
09/09/2019 Linck Leaving DHS in October
09/09/2019 Sharum Named Director of the Division of Provider Services and Quality Assurance
08/08/2019 Teen Walks Away from DYS Facility in Harrisburg
08/01/2019 Arkansas Medicaid Has Made Improvements to Provider Enrollment Process
07/30/2019 Transformation Update: DYS Continues Facility Improvements, Cultural Shift
07/12/2019 Arkansas Foster Parents of the Year Recognized
07/11/2019 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance for Lincoln County
07/01/2019 Transformation Update: YOI Operating Four Centers, Enhanced Contract Monitoring Begins
06/28/2019 Individuals with Disabilities Sell Their Produce at First Blue Umbrella Farmer’s Market
06/27/2019 DHS Permanently Closes Dermott Juvenile Treatment Center on Thursday
06/21/2019 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance for 12 Counties
05/31/2019 DHS Temporarily Closing Pulaski-East Office Due to Potential Flooding
05/24/2019 Four Juveniles Walk Away from Mansfield Juvenile Treatment Center
05/16/2019 DHS Renews Contract with USDA to Provide Meals at Arkansas State Hospital
05/01/2019 Transformation Update: New Treatment Plan Process Kicks Off, Substance Abuse Beds Now Available
04/30/2019 Arkansas Department of Human Services and PASSEs Respond to Feedback, Adjust Open Enrollment and Transition Period
Arkansas Department of Human Services and PASSEs Respond to Feedback, Adjust Open Enrollment and Transition Period
04/29/2019 Child Care Licensing & Accreditation Appeal Review Panel
04/12/2019 Arkansas Drug Take Back Day Coincides with Launch of nARcansas App
04/03/2019 State Institutional System Board will meet on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at 12:30 p.m.
04/03/2019 Volunteers to be Honored at 42nd Annual Arkansas Community Service Awards
03/21/2019 Businesses Offer Job Shadowing Opportunities to Individuals with Developmental Disabilities
New Performance Center to Show Data DHS Uses to Manage its Operations
03/07/2019 Transformation Update: New Division Structure Created; Leadership Team Announced
03/04/2019 Governor Declares March as Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
02/28/2019 DHS Moving to Help Defendants Access Needed Behavioral Health Services
02/19/2019 DHS Seeking Applicants to Serve as Summer Feeding Sites for Children and Teens
10/24/2018 Arkansas Works Enrollees Urged to Pay Overdue Insurance Premiums to Avoid Tax Intercept
02/12/2019 DHS Conducts Review, Signs Agreements with Three PASSEs
02/07/2019 The Blue Umbrella Gift Shop Celebrates Opening to Public
01/29/2019 Mann Returning to Serve as DMS Director, Harlan Shifting Roles
01/17/2019 DHS Transitioning to Second Lowest Bidder for Medicaid Transportation in 4 Regions
01/17/2019 Gov. Asa Hutchinson to Present Arkansas Volunteerism Commendation at the State Capitol
01/16/2019 Three PASSEs Sign, Move Forward in DHS PASSE Model
01/14/2019 SNAP MEDIA ADVISORY
01/03/2019 DHS Receives $3.5 million Grant over Five Years to Help Young Children Who Experience Trauma
01/03/2019 Arkansas Department of Human Services State Institutional System Board Meeting
12/21/2018 DHS Association Provides Gifts to Adults in State Care
12/17/2018 Local Man Who’s Blind Earns State Achievement Award
12/12/2018 DHS Expanding Phone Reporting, Outreach for Arkansas Works Enrollees
12/04/2018 Arkansas Department of Human Services Announces Leadership Change in Division of Youth Services
12/03/2018 Williams-Stokes Named Director of Division of Services for the Blind
11/30/2018 Williams to Join DHS Office of Legislative and Intergovernmental Affairs
11/15/2018 Governor Hutchinson Announces DHS Making Changes to Juvenile Justice System to Focus on Youth’s Treatment, Return Home
11/14/2018 Community Invited to Tour New DHS Building,  Learn About Service Programs
10/30/2018 Counselor Who’s Blind Earns Achievement Award
10/30/2018 Royal Resident Overcomes Struggles, Regains His Vision, Earns Achievement Award
10/26/2018 DHS Names Benton County Administrator Employee of the Year for “Can-Do Attitude”
10/24/2018 Little Rock Woman Who’s Blind Serves Community, Earns Achievement Award
10/24/2018 Assistant Manager with Vision Impairment Earns Achievement Award
10/24/2018 Local Man Who’s Blind Updates Technology Skills, Earns Achievement Award
10/24/2018 AmeriCorps Arkansas To Officially Welcome its New Members
10/24/2018 DHS Made Significant Progress Stabilizing System as Part of Year-Long Effort, Still Work to Do
10/23/2018 Southeast Arkansas Human Development Center to Host 40th Anniversary Event
10/23/2018 Arkansas DHS Awarded Grant Aimed at Helping Relatives Raising Children in Foster Care
10/12/2018 Review of Residential Services for Youth in DYS Custody Identifies Strengths, Challenges
10/12/2018 Renewed Hope (2017)
10/04/2018 Arkansas Program Earns Grant to it Improve Services
10/02/2018 Music Teacher with Vision Impairment Earns Achievement Award
09/26/2018 Business Owner Who’s Blind Earns Achievement Award
09/21/2018 Letter to Families Served by Ascent Children’s Health Services
09/21/2018 3rd Annual Fall Food & Craft Fair Supports Artisans with Disabilities
09/19/2018 $10.3 Million Grant Award Set To Boost State Prevention, Treatment Services
09/19/2018 Certified Nursing Assistant with Vision Impairment Earns Achievement Award
09/17/2018 Carroll County Walmart Employee earns Achievement Award
09/10/2018 Manicurist with Vision Impairment Earns Achievement Award
09/07/2018 Pine Bluff Machine Operator with Visual Impairments Earns Achievement Award
09/14/2018 State Agency Awarded $11.3 Million for Program To Reduce Underage Drinking, Drug Abuse
09/12/2018 Coverage Closures for Arkansas Works Recipients Who Did Not Meet Work Requirement for Three Months
08/14/2018 As of Today, Call Center Hours Expanded to Align with Availability of Reporting Site
08/10/2018 Waiting List for Child Care Assistance Cleared with Additional Funding
07/31/2018 DHS Medicaid Transformation Savings Scorecard and Quarterly Report Shows SFY 2018 an Historic Year
06/14/2018 Naff Leaving as Director of Division of Medical Services in July
05/07/2018 DHS Mailing Letters to AR Works Beneficiaries Whose Work Requirement Begins in June
05/04/2018 Arkansas Department of Human Services Moving to Act as Receiver for Two Skyline Facilities
04/10/2018 Nominations Sought For 2018 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
04/10/2018 EIDT Facebook live session
02/13/2018 DYS Adds Deputy Director of Operations
01/30/2018 White to Re-Join DHS as Deputy Director for Aging, Adult and Behavioral Health Programs
11/09/2017 Drug Take Back Sets Record
11/08/2017 DHS, AID & DWS Announce Health Care Landscape Study to Strengthen Health Care Coverage in Arkansas
10/24/2017 DDS Letter Sent to Waiver Providers
10/19/2017 DHS, AID & DWS Announce Health Care Landscape Study to Strengthen Health Care Coverage in Arkansas
10/13/2017 Tracy Turner among 10 receiving special DHS recognition
10/12/2017 DHS set to launch new Medicaid Management Information System Nov. 1
10/10/2017 Governor Proclaims Oct. 15 White Cane Safety Day
09/29/2017 Second Annual DHS Fall Food, Crafts Fair Celebrates Employment for People with Disabilities
06/08/2011 Conway HDC Lawsuit Dismissed
06/14/2011 DCFS Recognizes 112 Youth in Foster Care, now High School Graduates
06/09/2011 DHS seeks more Summer Food Service Program sponsors to feed children
05/13/2011 May is National Foster Care Month
05/09/2011 Ellen Galinsky headlines Work-Life Conference
05/09/2011 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
06/29/2011 Three week program gives students who are blind crash course in life
05/17/2011 DHS to make changes at State Hospital
06/06/2011 June 6—DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
05/17/2011 May 17—DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
07/06/2011 July 6—DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
05/31/2011 May 31-DHS announces new Disaster Food Assistance Relief
07/15/2011 DHS announces disaster food assistance for Franklin, Johnson Counties
08/18/2011 ASC program expands with Lions Club International grant
08/24/2011 Governor Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
08/25/2011 3rd Annual State Hospital Creative Expressions Art Exhibition
08/31/2011 New kiosks helping blind and visually impaired in employment search
08/31/2011 Conway woman bucks unemployment trend, wins area award
08/31/2011 Blytheville woman who’s visually impaired serves others, wins area award
09/07/2011 Economic Impact of Arkansas Volunteers in 2010
09/09/2011 DHS Names Behavioral Health Services Director
09/13/2011 Hurricane evacuee who’s blind relocates, wins award for serving others
09/20/2011 Gassville man overcomes adversity, regains sight, wins award
09/21/2011 Long-Term Care Policy Summit Media Alert
09/21/2011 ACCESS Arkansas Processing Center Grand Opening Sept. 23, 2011
09/23/2011 West Central Arkansas woman achieves goals, wins service award
09/23/2011 ACCESS Arkansas Processing Center Opens in Batesville
09/26/2011 Legislative Committees to Tour New Education Building at AJATC
10/03/2011 Woodruff County man regains eyesight, wins service award
10/04/2011 Nurse overcomes barriers, regains vision, wins award
10/05/2011 Woman overcomes vision problem to pursue passion, wins award
10/17/2011 Stuttgart man overcomes adversity, wins award
10/18/2011 Arkansas’ First Lady and individuals who are blind and visually impaired observe “Independence Day”
10/18/2011 Governor Beebe to highlight AmeriCorps ceremony in Little Rock
10/20/2011 Batesville man fights eye disease to save his business, wins area award
10/26/2011 State agencies working to increase employment of Arkansans with disabilities
10/28/2011 Bentonville Walmart greeter who’s blind wins award
10/31/2011 Event at Capitol Kicks Off Adoption Month
11/03/2011 Shannon Hills man overcomes adversity, wins award
11/03/2011 Results of Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative
11/06/2011 Arkansas Medicaid to Launch Electronic Health Records Incentive Program
11/06/2011 11,924 Lbs. of medications collected in Arkansas’s third prescription take back event
11/16/2011 Adoption Day in Pulaski County
11/16/2011 DHS Hires Allison to Oversee State Medicaid Program
11/29/2011 Little Rock man who overcame adversity and went on to help others wins award
12/09/2011 Relocated Hurricane Katrina Evacuee Named State DSB Consumer of Year
12/13/2011 Media Alert—Little Rock Fire Department 10th Annual Toy Drive Downtown Parade
01/19/2012 Nominations sought for Arkansas Community Service Awards
01/24/2012 Task Force Aims to Help Arkansans with Disabilities Work
02/09/2012 More Living Options Available for the Elderly
02/10/2012 Contractor Agrees to Take Over ABC Slots for State Starting Monday
02/16/2012 DHS Goes ‘Mobile’, Provides Better Access to Services for Rural, Underserved Parts of Arkansas
02/17/2012 DHS Goes ‘Mobile’, Increases Access to Public Programs
02/26/2012 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Program
04/06/2012 Panel to Discuss Substance Abuse Treatment Gap in Arkansas
04/06/2012 Study Shows Advances in Substance Abuse Treatment, But More Work Needed
04/10/2012 State Pre-K Program Gains Momentum over Last 10 Years, Report Shows
04/11/2012 Former First Lady of Arkansas Betty Bumpers to Receive Paragon Award
04/24/2012 Loss of Federal TANF Funds Means Elimination of Some State Child Welfare Programs
05/08/2012 Governor’s Work-Life Balance Award turns 10
05/23/2012 Nominations Sought for Arkansas Volunteer Community of the Year Awards
06/06/2012 Arkansas AmeriCorps Receives National Grants
06/06/2012 DHS Seeks Adult Family Home Providers in South and Southeast Arkansas
06/22/2012 Elder Maltreatment Symposium Raises Awareness about Abuse, Exploitation
06/25/2012 Arkansas insurers join with state, federal services to test unique investment in coordinated medical
06/25/2012 Governor Proclaims Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week
07/09/2012 Arkansas Medicaid Director Among Six Selected for Medicaid Leadership Institute
07/10/2012 Teens gain skills to become independent adults
07/25/2012 Governor Visits NLR Summer Food Service Program Site
08/24/2012 Long-Term Care Policy Summit registration deadline is August 31
08/24/2012 Arkansas Seniors Participate in Silver Haired Legislative Session
09/04/2012 Governor Beebe Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
09/04/2012 Primary care practices in Arkansas chosen to test unique investment in coordinated medical care
10/02/2012 Hot Springs massage therapist who’s blind wins service award
10/29/2012 DCFS Meets Federal Goals, Continues Work to Improve Services and Prevent Abuse
10/30/2012 Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year Announced
11/26/2012 Small business owner who’s visually impaired gains hope, wins award
11/26/2012 Blytheville woman who’s visually impaired wins service award
11/26/2012 Former Bentonville man who’s blind gains job and award
11/27/2012 DOJ Says Division of Youth Services Met or Exceeded Goals in Consent Decree
12/05/2012 Restored vision enables Newport man to serve others and win award
12/05/2012 Grady man gains access to career, wins service award
12/10/2012 Fort Smith speech pathologist who’s blind wins service award
12/10/2012 Band teacher who’s blind wins achievement award
12/10/2012 Achievement awards to be presented to six with vision impairments
12/13/2012 Downtown Little Rock Toy Parade Scheduled for Friday
12/14/2012 Arkansas man who’s blind gains freedom, wins state achievement award
01/18/2013 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Program
01/31/2013 Free Cooking Classes Planned to Help Child Care Centers and Families
02/15/2013 DHS Seeking Nominations for Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
02/25/2013 Arkansas Awarded $42 Million Grant to Support Payment Improvement Initiative
02/25/2013 One-Third of Older Arkansans Live with Food Insecurity
03/08/2013 DHS reaches compromise and settlement agreement with family of Jonathan Nelson
04/02/2013 Grant aimed at improving care for Arkansas Medicaid patients
04/02/2013 Older Arkansans Can Improve Health with Grocery Program
04/08/2013 Little Rock Man Receives Award for Furthering Volunteerism
04/22/2013 Parent Tells of Triumph over Drugs with Help of Child Welfare System
04/23/2013 SNAP Staff will Visit Senior Center in Mountain Home on May 7, 2013
04/23/2013 SNAP Staff to Visit Elkins senior center on May 14, 2013
05/02/2013 DHS Schedules SNAP Visits for Northeast Arkansas
05/02/2013 More than 18,000 pounds of medications collected at Arkansas’ sixth Drug Take Back event
05/10/2013 Studies: State-funded Preschool Program Narrows Education Gap, Has Lasting Effects
05/14/2013 Five Seniors Inducted Into Hall of Fame for Enriching Lives of Others
05/21/2013 DHS Renews Contract with USDA to Administer Meals
05/29/2013 Groups Link Oral Health and Nutrition at Upcoming Free Dental Clinic
06/03/2013 DHS Taps Experienced Executive as Behavioral Health Services Director
07/02/2013 Newark teen who’s blind graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Bella Vista teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Pine Bluff teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Fayetteville teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Lexa teen who’s blind graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Shirley teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Hartman teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Judsonia teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Helena, West Helena teens who are visually impaired graduate from unique program
07/02/2013 Little Rock, North Little Rock teens who are blind and visually impaired graduate from unique progra
07/02/2013 West Memphis, Marion teens who are blind and visually impaired benefit from
07/02/2013 Reunited Families Celebrated During Reunification Month
07/14/2013 Medicaid Finishes Fiscal Year with Lowest Growth Rate Since 1982
07/15/2013 Nominations Sought for Volunteer Community of the Year Awards
07/15/2013 Deputy Director Leaving Agency to Focus on the Delta
07/29/2013 Division of Youth Services Director Announces Retirement
07/29/2013 Steele Tapped to Serve as Division of Youth Services Director
08/27/2013 Keesa M. Smith Tapped as DHS Deputy Director
09/02/2013 Governor Beebe Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
09/06/2013 People in Recovery Share Stories, Encourage Others to Seek Treatment during National Recovery Month
09/09/2013 Doctor Who First Diagnosed Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders to Speak at FASD Summit in North Little
09/19/2013 Alexander woman with visual impairment earns achievement award
09/19/2013 Arkansas Human Services Kicks Off Afterschool Meals Program
09/25/2013 Little Rock woman with visual impairment earns acheivement award
10/07/2013 More than 55,000 Arkansans Already Signaled Interest in Enrolling in Private Option
10/08/2013 Texarkana man who’s blind earns award for daring to dream bigger
10/08/2013 Camden man regains sight, starts over, earns achievement award
10/10/2013 Local doctor who’s blind to receive achievement award
10/11/2013 Oden businessman who’s visually impaired to receive achievement award
10/16/2013 Importance of the White Cane Celebrated
10/16/2013 DHS Reports Number of Applications State has received for Private Option
10/24/2013 Cabot woman regains vision, serves others, earns achievement award
10/24/2013 Arkansas AmeriCorps Members Honored with Award, Inducted into Program
11/05/2013 Completed Enrollment in Private Health Insurance through Arkansas Private Option Nears 50,000
11/06/2013 Pea Ridge man regains sight, starts over, earns achievement award
11/06/2013 Arkansas Collected More Than 18,000 Pounds of Unused Medication during Take Back Event
11/12/2013 DHS Announces Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year
11/13/2013 Corning woman serves others, regains vision, earns achievement awar
11/20/2013 Springdale Woman Who is Blind Earns Achievement Awards
11/21/2013 Foster Children across Arkansas Adopted as part of National Adoption Day Celebration
12/01/2013 Pocahontas woman with visual impairment earns achievement award
12/01/2013 Determined White Hall woman succeeds despite visual impairment, earns achievement award
12/02/2013 West Memphis woman succeeds despite visual impairment, earns achievement award
12/13/2013 Little Rock woman with visual impairment named state winner of achievement award
01/10/2014 2014 Data Shows Private Option Enrollments Growing in Every County
01/15/2014 Private Option Enrollees Younger, Help Lower Median Age of Arkansas’s Insurance Marketplace
01/24/2014 Congressional Budget Office Taps Andy Allison to Serve on 2014 Advisory Panel
01/31/2014 Sponsors Needed for Arkansas 2014 Summer Food Program
02/13/2014 Private Option Enrollments Continue to Increase in Every County, More than Half under 40
02/13/2014 Medical Providers Rewarded with Payments for Quality Care
02/23/2014 Nominees Sought for 2014 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
02/28/2014 Senior Arkansans Sought to Participate in 2014 Silver Haired Legislative Session
03/14/2014 Career development program enrollment opens for youth who are blind or visually impaired
04/21/2014 Nearly 70% of Arkansans Eligible for Private Option Signed-Up in First Six Months
04/23/2014 Parents Who Adopted Children Detail Effects of Abuse
04/23/2014 Independent Analysis Shows Private Option Budget on Target with Allowable Adjustment
04/25/2014 Arkansans Can Help Combat Prescription Drug Abuse, Hunger during Statewide Event
05/02/2014 Allison Announces Decision to Leave State Medicaid Post June 1
05/06/2014 Faulkner County Storm Victims Can ‘Pre-Register’ for Disaster Food Assistance
05/06/2014 Pine Bluff man overcomes misfortune, earns achievement award
05/08/2014 State Tutoring, Teacher Programs Receive AmeriCorps Funding
05/08/2014 Group Receives AmeriCorps Funding to Serve at-risk Youth
05/08/2014 State Literacy Program receives AmeriCorps Funding
05/08/2014 Teach for America-Arkansas receives AmeriCorps funds to add teachers in Delta
05/08/2014 Fort Smith woman who’s blind earns achievement award
05/11/2014 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance (D-SNAP) Relief for Faulkner County
05/14/2014 One-stop Assistance Event for Tornado Survivors to be Held in Mayflower on May 16, 2014
05/16/2014 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance (D-SNAP) Relief for Pulaski, Randolph, and White Counties
05/22/2014 Little Rock woman regains eyesight, earns achievement award
05/22/2014 Arkansas DHS names three to Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
05/30/2014 One-stop Assistance Event for Tornado Survivors to be Held in Vilonia on June 6
06/01/2014 DHS Sending Notices to Some Health Care Independence Program Clients
06/03/2014 DHS Legal Chief Hopkins to retire, White Named to Post
06/26/2014 Fayetteville man who’s blind earns achievement award
07/01/2014 DHS Awards Federal Grant Funds Totaling $530,000 to 21 Programs
07/10/2014 DHS Division Awarded $1 Million Grant to Boost Early Learning, School Readiness
07/14/2014 Pine Bluff teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Newark teen who’s blind graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Jonesboro teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Hartman teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 El Dorado teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Pulaski County teens who are blind or visually impaired graduate from unique program
07/14/2014 Austin teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Oxford teen who’s legally blind graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Crittenden County teens graduate from program for the blind and visually impaired
07/14/2014 Bald Knob teen who’s legally blind graduates from unique program
07/30/2014 DHS Division Director Jones to Retire after 36-year Career, Anderson Tapped as Replacement
07/31/2014 DHS Policy and Planning Director One of 48 in Country Tapped for Fellowship
08/07/2014 Determined Cave City man regains eyesight, earns achievement award
08/10/2014 Ten-year-old boy initiates fundraisers for charities, nominated for award
08/12/2014 AmeriCorps Arkansas 2015-16 Grant Applications Accepted until 4 p.m., September 4
08/19/2014 Just two weeks left to submit concept papers for 2015-16 AmeriCorps Arkansas Grant funding—Get li
08/20/2014 Nominations being accepted for the 2015 Arkansas Community Services Awards
08/25/2014 Little Rock lawyer who is blind earns achievement award
08/25/2014 Stehle’s Knowledge, Leadership Abilities Land Her Medicaid Director Post Permanently
08/28/2014 Little Rock woman regains eyesight, earns achievement award
09/08/2014 Governor Beebe Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
09/09/2014 Long term Services and Supports for Loved Ones Topic of Annual Summit
09/15/2014 DBHS Director to Leave; Experienced Department Leaders to Take On Interim Roles
09/19/2014 Hot Springs woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
09/23/2014 Registration Open for Statewide Juvenile Justice Conference
09/23/2014 DYS Director Steele Leaving; DHS Deputy Director to Serve as Interim
09/23/2014 Agencies Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs September 27
09/25/2014 Mountain Home man has vision restored, earns achievement award
09/30/2014 Review Shows Payment Improvement Initiative Advancing Patient Care, Decreasing Costs
10/01/2014 Deputy Director Leaving to Work with National Nonprofit ZERO TO THREE
10/07/2014 Paragould man who’s legally blind earns achievement award
10/12/2014 Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year Announced
10/12/2014 White Cane Safety Day observance features sports figure’s mother and former Arkansas Secretary of St
10/21/2014 Fort Smith family attends summit for parents of students who are blind or visually impaired
10/21/2014 Cecil family attends summit for parents of students who are blind or visually impaired
10/21/2014 Paris family attends summit for parents of students who are blind or visually impaired
10/21/2014 Hartman family attends summit for parents of students who are blind or visually impaired
10/21/2014 Yellville family attends summit for parents of students who are blind or visually impaired
11/03/2014 Camden teacher who’s legally blind earns achievement award
11/06/2014 Adoption Day celebrates new families in Arkansas
11/06/2014 Hobby leads man who’s blind to business ownership
11/19/2014 De Queen woman regains sight and earns achievement award
12/10/2014 Arkansas Awarded $60 Million Grant to Expand Pre-K
12/12/2014 Fort Smith woman who’s blind receives state achievement award
12/18/2014 DHS Statement on Indictments Related to the Summer Food Service Program
01/05/2015 Hospitals, Law Enforcement Agencies to Use Stickers to Identify Them as Safe Haven Locations
01/15/2015 Patient Centered Medical Homes improving Arkansans’ health, transforming Medicaid
01/20/2015 Nominations being accepted for the 2015 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
01/28/2015 February 11 sign-up event allows farmer’s markets to join federal food program and accept electronic
01/29/2015 DCFS to kick off Nurturing Parenting Program in March
02/01/2015 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Service Program
02/09/2015 DHS Names Two to Take on Leadership Roles at the Agency
02/25/2015 Former DHS Deputy Director, ADEQ Chief Tapped to Lead Division of Youth Services
03/29/2015 Arkansas seniors asked for input on future services
04/22/2015 Teenager who was abused talks about speaking out for herself, others
04/22/2015 Statewide Prescription Drug Take Back to be held This Saturday
05/07/2015 Drive-by Donation Drive Scheduled for May 18
05/07/2015 Two Pine Bluff Residents join Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
05/07/2015 Paragould resident joins Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
05/28/2015 Little Rock man who’s blind earns achievement award
05/29/2015 Batesville woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
06/03/2015 Fayetteville woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
06/10/2015 Jonesboro teen who’s visually impaired participates in unique program
06/19/2015 DHS to hold town halls to prepare providers for major changes to billing
06/19/2015 Arkansas Departments/partners work together to promote better nutrition in food program
06/24/2015 Little Rock woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
06/29/2015 Bald Knob teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Oxford teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 El Dorado teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Pine Bluff teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Mountain Home teen who’s blind completes unique program
06/30/2015 Bella Vista teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Pulaski County teens with vision impairments complete unique program
06/30/2015 Fort Smith teens with visual impairments complete program
06/30/2015 Fordyce teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
07/01/2015 Newark teen who’s blind completes unique program
07/02/2015 DHS Forges Unique Juvenile Justice Partnership with Shorter College
08/04/2015 Who to contact if you have Healthcare Coverage questions & FAQs about Renewal
08/24/2015 Current Clients Encouraged to Respond to Request for Info during Renewal Process
08/26/2015 Marion man who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
09/01/2015 Governor Hutchinson Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
09/03/2015 Forrest City man celebrates 45th year in vending career
10/02/2015 Royal man who’s blind earns achievement award
10/07/2015 Governor Proclaims October 15 as White Cane Safety Day
10/27/2015 Arkansas Medicaid Rewarding Primary Care Providers for Prevention, Disease Management
11/02/2015 Chidester man regains vision and earns achievement award
11/03/2015 Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year Announced
11/04/2015 DHS Building Payment Integrity Unit to Strengthen Medicaid Program
11/18/2015 Newport woman regains vision, earns achievement award
11/19/2015 Adoption Day celebrates new families in Arkansas
12/02/2015 Police investigator regains vision, earns achievement award
12/07/2015 North Little Rock man regains vision and earns achievement award
12/11/2015 Little Rock man who’s blind earns state achievement award
01/06/2016 Rodeo queen regains vision, earns achievement award
01/26/2016 Blucker Stepping Down as DCFS Director at the end of March
02/01/2016 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Service Program
02/16/2016 CMS Gives State Greenlight to Reinstate Insurance Premiums
02/22/2016 DHS Sending One Last Notice Encouraging Families to Complete ARKids Renewal
02/29/2016 Seniors Sought to Participate in 2016 Silver Haired Legislative Session
03/03/2016 Time extended for some SNAP recipients to request replacement benefits
03/09/2016 Little Rock man overcomes blinding gunshot wound, later earns achievement award
03/15/2016 DHS Attorney with Nearly a Decade of Child Welfare Experience Tapped as Interim DCFS Director
03/21/2016 Center Review to result in Policy Changes, More Monitoring at Human Development Centers
04/13/2016 Rally Against Child Abuse Thursday at Capitol
04/14/2016 Caseworker, First Lady and others Urge Everyone to Help Prevent Child Abuse
05/09/2011 Nominations Sought for Volunteer Community of the Year Awards
04/21/2016 Devine Stepping Down as DYS Director
05/02/2016 DHS Kicks Off Month-long Donation Drive with Help of Clinton School of Public Service
05/11/2016 Arkansas Community Service Award set for June 10
05/12/2016 Little Rock man regains his vision, earns achievement award
05/13/2016 Conway man regains sight, earns achievement award
05/20/2016 DHS, Health Care Association Commit to Major Reforms That Will Make Medicaid More Efficient, Increas
05/25/2016 Fayetteville veteran regains vision, earns achievement award
05/26/2016 Fordyce woman who
06/06/2016 Linck to Oversee Legislative, Intergovernmental Affairs Office for DHS
06/07/2016 DHS Re-Structuring Core Business Structure; Launching Review of Programs
06/07/2016 DHS Reorganization Power Point
06/10/2016 2016 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
06/13/2016 Locust Grove man regains his vision, earns achievement award
06/24/2016 Teens who are blind or visually impaired complete unique program
06/24/2016 Bentonville teen who
06/27/2016 Northeast Arkansas teens who are visually impaired attend program
09/27/2016 USDA Under Secretary praises DHS-Goodwill partnership
10/03/2016 Department of Human Services to provide GED
10/04/2016 Medicaid call center hours expanded, available 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
10/11/2016 DHS Announces Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year ‘16
10/24/2016 Crystal Barker Named DHS Employee of the Year 2016
10/28/2016 Arkansas Girl Adopted from Foster Care Says Not All Super Heroes Wear Capes
11/10/2016 DHS Encouraging Participation in National Day of Service Honoring Veterans
11/14/2016 DHS Identifies, Acts on Initial Steps Aimed at Stabilizing Foster Care System
03/08/2017 AHDC job training program expands along with tourism marketing
03/07/2017 DHS Hires Marr as New Security and Compliance Director
02/24/2017 Surgeon General Bledsoe to Lead Next Phase of PCMH Design
03/10/2017 Special AmeriCorps team to build, grow gardens at Human Development Centers in Arkansas
03/17/2017 Governor, Principal Recognize Youth Writers with Special Luncheon
04/19/2017 DHS, Community Partners Rally for Child Abuse Prevention
04/03/2017 DHS Names Experienced State Medicaid Budget Administrator Agency CFO
03/30/2017 Three Teens Run from Harrisburg Facility
03/08/2017 Gov. Hutchinson Declares March 5-11 AmeriCorps Week
03/08/2017 AHDC job training program expands along with tourism marketing
02/24/2017 Surgeon General Bledsoe to Lead Next Phase of PCMH Design
02/01/2017 New job training program ‘coming together’ at SEAHDC
01/13/2017 DBHS Director Charlie Green Resigns
05/04/2017 Governor Wraps Up National Volunteer Week with First Family Challenge
05/04/2017 DHS Receives $8M Grant to Combat Opioid Addiction
05/04/2017 DBHS renews USDA contract to administer meals at Arkansas State Hospital
05/23/2017 Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones to be Honored as Distinguished Citizen June 2
05/16/2017 Andrew and Amy Baker of Searcy Named Arkansas Foster Family of the Year
05/22/2017 Pocahontas Pharmacist Justin Broadway Receives Services for the Blind Award
06/08/2017 Manager with Vision Impairment Serves Community, Earns Award
07/19/2017 DHS Moves Toward More Strategic Approach to Address Drug Abuse, Prevention
07/26/2017 DHS Statement About Shooting at Marion Shelter
08/14/2017 Governor Announces Bid for Private Contractor for Youth Treatment Centers and Independent Review
08/08/2017 Statewide
07/13/2017 Two Teens Run From Harrisburg DYS Facility
08/22/2017 Rector Man with Vision Impairment Earns Achievement Award; Paragould Hospital Recognized
09/15/2017 DHS Identifies Breach of Personal Information for Some Medicaid Beneficiaries
08/16/2017 DHS Youth Services Awards $1.85M in Juvenile Justice Innovation Grants
12/30/2011 Twelve communities to receive awards for volunteerism
06/23/2017 DHS Standardizing Education at 7 DYS Facilities with Virtual Arkansas
09/06/2017 Significant Improvements Made in Child Welfare System as Part of Year-Long Effort, Still Work to Do
09/22/2017 DHS State Voluntary Agency Liaison Assisting Hurricane Harvey Relief Efforts
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