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December 30, 2016
Illinois budget woes reignite with spending deal's imminent lapse
CHICAGO - Illinois is poised to re-enter a budgetary limbo on Sunday with the expiration of temporary spending authority for the state's cash-strapped universities and fraying human services network.
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December 30, 2016 - 8:00pm
November 8, 2016
Minot airman with PSTD accused of hitting man with vehicle wants more treatment
MINOT, N.D.—A district court judge is pondering whether a Minot man accused of deliberately striking a man with his vehicle last March at the old radar base 16 miles south of Minot should remain under the supervision of North Central Human Services. Charles Beasor, 39, has...
November 8, 2016 - 6:40am
October 31, 2016
Coordinating Council to hold open meeting
The Interagency Coordinating Council, which advises the North Dakota Department of Human Services on early intervention services for young children with disabilities, is meeting 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, by the state video conference system. Council members will receive...
October 31, 2016 - 6:49am
August 30, 2016
Find out what happened at DHS
What on earth went wrong at the North Dakota Department of Human Services? The audit findings of shockingly lax procedures in the child care licensing and monitoring programs are a disgrace. But here’s something even more troubling: It would be one thing if the negligence was...
August 30, 2016 - 6:40am
May 11, 2016
Prosecutor resigns in high-profile Human Services case
BISMARCK — The prosecutor who charged several high-ranking North Dakota Department of Human Services employees with conspiring to impede the investigation into the drowning-related death of a 5-year-old girl last summer has resigned, along with the special prosecutor helping...
May 11, 2016 - 6:35am
ND legislature to consider changes to mental health care
MOORHEAD — North Dakota lawmakers outlined legislative proposals Wednesday to begin filling serious gaps in the state's mental health services that are especially dire in the west. Three area legislators who have been active in interim studies to improve behavioral health...
December 11, 2014 - 7:07am
September 3, 2014
Meetings focus on some services
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Developmental Disabilities Division is hosting informational meetings across the state via video conference on Sept. 9 and 11 to discuss with stakeholders a federal rule about Medicaid-funded home- and community-based services issued...
September 3, 2014 - 7:30am
September 2, 2014
N.D. Interagency Coordinating Council to meet
North Dakota’s Interagency Coordinating Council will meet from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sept. 12 at the Comfort Inn, 1030 E. Interstate Ave., in Bismarck. The council advises the North Dakota Department of Human Services on the statewide coordination of early intervention services for...
September 2, 2014 - 7:15am
March 22, 2014
Agency to hold meeting in VC
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Aging Services Division is hosting statewide public hearings to review comments received from a recent online survey addressing programs and services that help older individuals and adults with physical disabilities remain living independently...
March 22, 2014 - 7:28am
February 26, 2014
N.D. agency surveying on programs, services
The North Dakota Department of Human Services’ Aging Services Division is seeking public input through an online survey about statewide programs and services that help older adults and people with disabilities to live independently in their homes and communities. The department...
February 26, 2014 - 7:42am
February 15, 2014
SCHSC offering drug treatment programs
A drug treatment program sidelined by problems with documentation and record keeping is back in operation at the South Central Human Service Center, according to JoAnne Hoesel, director of the Division of Mental Health and Substance Abuse with North Dakota Department of Human Services. “The...
February 15, 2014 - 6:37am
SCHSC adds two to staff
The South Central Human Service Center welcomed two new staff in June 2013. Mindy Blackmore accepted a position with the Developmental Disabilities Unit at SCHSC. Blackmore earned her Master of Science in special education-early childhood from Minot State University and was most...
June 15, 2013 - 6:57am
May 5, 2010
New benefits in the Affordable Care Act
WASHINGTON (AP)-- The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services today issued regulations establishing the Early Retiree Reinsurance Program in the Affordable Care Act. This temporary program will make it easier for employers to provide coverage to early retirees. The percentage...
May 5, 2010 - 8:45am
May 4, 2010
People suffering injuries to brain have new program
The North Dakota Department of Human Services announced a new program to help individuals who have sustained a traumatic brain injury to receive individualized support, encouragement and training to find employment opportunities in North Dakota. "It's important to help people be...
May 4, 2010 - 8:14am
February 24, 2010
Human Services to hold meeting
The North Dakota Department of Human Services is holding a Money Follows the Person grant stakeholder meeting from 1 to 4 p.m.
February 24, 2010 - 8:33am