Department of Human Services
Detroit’s scandal-plagued Department of Human Services was the hot topic on the table at Friday’s City Council meeting.
A protest is planned in Detroit Monday — as the state hears from people who are in danger of losing their cash assistance welfare benefits.
The Michigan Department of Human Services is looking for volunteers to help people find alternatives to state cash assistance … as welfare changes take effect Saturday.
The state continues to defend its action to remove 30,000 Michigan college students from food stamp rolls.
The preliminary exam for Maryanne Godboldo gets underway Thursday morning at 36th District Court. She’s accused of discharging a weapon and felonious assault stemming from a 12-hour standoff with police.
Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has sworn in close to 300 child welfare workers, telling them their jobs are in many ways tougher than his.
Mayor Dave Bing said money meant to help low-income families with food and clothing was used to new buy furniture.
The Michigan Auditor General released a comprehensive report with good news for more than 560,000 Michigan children: Michigan excelled in collecting and distributing about $3 billion in child support in the past two years.
The Michigan Department of Human Services needs people to work in child welfare services, including foster care, adoption, and juvenile cases.
Michigan’s child-welfare agency says it wants to hire more than 500 new college graduates as it tries to comply with an agreement to improve foster care, protective services and other responsibilities.