About Us


We work to strengthen lives by providing children, youth, families and adults individualized services to thrive in their homes, schools, workplaces and communities. Housed within our Department are multiple divisions and offices who collaboratively carry out this mission. They are: Aging & Adult Services, Child & Family ServicesFiscal OperationsJuvenile Justice ServicesLicensingPublic GuardianRecovery ServicesServices for People with Disabilities, Quality and DesignState Developmental Center, State Hospital and Substance Abuse & Mental Health.

Equal Employment Opportunity

The Department of Human Services is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring is done without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age or disability. DHS provides reasonable accommodations to the known disabilities of individuals in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act.

Read the DHS Equal Employment Opportunity Utilization Report