For more than 40 years, Allegheny County Caseworkers have provided Holiday gifts to the children and young people we serve.
To find out how you can help, click here.
Don’t let Holiday stress lead to depression
For information, resources, and the link to a free, online mental health screening, click here.
Allegheny County and the City of Pittsburgh are in need of volunteers to help more vulnerable residents stay safe this winter through the Snow Angels program
For information on eligibility or how you can volunteer, click here.
Use Your Words Campaign
Talking to your baby is one of the best and easiest things you can do to nurture development: It helps your baby learn and grow. For more information about our new “Use Your Words” campaign click here.
Find help and information on the supports and services available to family caregivers
For more information, click here.
Are you considering a career in public service?
The Scholars in Local Government program is looking for recent graduates of masters and doctoral-level programs. For more information click here.
Protect yourself from the flu
The Health Department will open its influenza vaccination clinic at 3441 Forbes Avenue, Oakland, on Monday, September 15. For more information, click here.
Keep up on what is current and noteworthy at DHS via the DHS Newsletter.
When adoption is more like a ‘merger’ of familiesPittsburgh Post-Gazette, November 23, 2014
Allegheny County adoption eventjoins 40 children with familiesPittsburgh Tribune-Review, November 23, 2014
Warm front: Young homeless adults need special attentionPittsburgh Post-Gazette, November 22, 2014