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06/27/2016 Northeast Arkansas teens who are visually impaired attend program
06/24/2016 Bentonville teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/24/2016 Teens who are blind or visually impaired complete unique program
06/13/2016 Locust Grove man regains his vision, earns achievement award
06/10/2016 2016 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
06/07/2016 DHS Reorganization Power Point
06/07/2016 DHS Re-Structuring Core Business Structure; Launching Review of Programs
06/06/2016 Linck to Oversee Legislative, Intergovernmental Affairs Office for DHS
05/26/2016 Fordyce woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
05/25/2016 Fayetteville veteran regains vision, earns achievement award
05/20/2016 DHS, Health Care Association Commit to Major Reforms That Will Make Medicaid More Efficient, Increas
05/13/2016 Conway man regains sight, earns achievement award
05/12/2016 Little Rock man regains his vision, earns achievement award
05/11/2016 Arkansas Community Service Award set for June 10
05/02/2016 DHS Kicks Off Month-long Donation Drive with Help of Clinton School of Public Service
04/21/2016 Devine Stepping Down as DYS Director
05/09/2011 Nominations Sought for Volunteer Community of the Year Awards
04/14/2016 Caseworker, First Lady and others Urge Everyone to Help Prevent Child Abuse
04/13/2016 Rally Against Child Abuse Thursday at Capitol
03/21/2016 Center Review to result in Policy Changes, More Monitoring at Human Development Centers
03/15/2016 DHS Attorney with Nearly a Decade of Child Welfare Experience Tapped as Interim DCFS Director
03/09/2016 Little Rock man overcomes blinding gunshot wound, later earns achievement award
03/04/2016 Time extended for some SNAP recipients to request replacement benefits
03/01/2016 Seniors Sought to Participate in 2016 Silver Haired Legislative Session
02/22/2016 DHS Sending One Last Notice Encouraging Families to Complete ARKids Renewal
02/16/2016 CMS Gives State Greenlight to Reinstate Insurance Premiums
02/02/2016 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Service Program
01/27/2016 Blucker Stepping Down as DCFS Director at the end of March
01/06/2016 Rodeo queen regains vision, earns achievement award
12/11/2015 Little Rock man who’s blind earns state achievement award
12/07/2015 North Little Rock man regains vision and earns achievement award
12/02/2015 Police investigator regains vision, earns achievement award
11/19/2015 Adoption Day celebrates new families in Arkansas
11/18/2015 Newport woman regains vision, earns achievement award
11/04/2015 DHS Building Payment Integrity Unit to Strengthen Medicaid Program
11/04/2015 Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year Announced
11/03/2015 Chidester man regains vision and earns achievement award
10/27/2015 Arkansas Medicaid Rewarding Primary Care Providers for Prevention, Disease Management
10/07/2015 Governor Proclaims October 15 as White Cane Safety Day
10/02/2015 Royal man who’s blind earns achievement award
09/03/2015 Forrest City man celebrates 45th year in vending career
09/01/2015 Governor Hutchinson Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
08/26/2015 Marion man who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
08/24/2015 Current Clients Encouraged to Respond to Request for Info during Renewal Process
08/04/2015 Who to contact if you have Healthcare Coverage questions & FAQs about Renewal
07/02/2015 DHS Forges Unique Juvenile Justice Partnership with Shorter College
07/01/2015 Newark teen who’s blind completes unique program
07/01/2015 Fordyce teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Fort Smith teens with visual impairments complete program
06/30/2015 Pulaski County teens with vision impairments complete unique program
06/30/2015 Bella Vista teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Mountain Home teen who’s blind completes unique program
06/30/2015 Pine Bluff teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 El Dorado teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/30/2015 Oxford teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/29/2015 Bald Knob teen who’s visually impaired completes unique program
06/24/2015 Little Rock woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
06/19/2015 Arkansas Departments/partners work together to promote better nutrition in food program
06/19/2015 DHS to hold town halls to prepare providers for major changes to billing
06/11/2015 Jonesboro teen who’s visually impaired participates in unique program
06/04/2015 Fayetteville woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
05/29/2015 Batesville woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
05/28/2015 Little Rock man who’s blind earns achievement award
05/07/2015 Paragould resident joins Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
05/07/2015 Two Pine Bluff Residents join Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
05/07/2015 Drive-by Donation Drive Scheduled for May 18
04/22/2015 Statewide Prescription Drug Take Back to be held This Saturday
04/22/2015 Teenager who was abused talks about speaking out for herself, others
03/30/2015 Arkansas seniors asked for input on future services
02/26/2015 Former DHS Deputy Director, ADEQ Chief Tapped to Lead Division of Youth Services
02/10/2015 DHS Names Two to Take on Leadership Roles at the Agency
02/02/2015 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Service Program
01/30/2015 DCFS to kick off Nurturing Parenting Program in March
01/29/2015 February 11 sign-up event allows farmer’s markets to join federal food program and accept electronic
01/21/2015 Nominations being accepted for the 2015 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
01/15/2015 Patient Centered Medical Homes improving Arkansans’ health, transforming Medicaid
01/06/2015 Hospitals, Law Enforcement Agencies to Use Stickers to Identify Them as Safe Haven Locations
12/18/2014 DHS Statement on Indictments Related to the Summer Food Service Program
12/12/2014 Fort Smith woman who’s blind receives state achievement award
12/10/2014 Arkansas Awarded $60 Million Grant to Expand Pre-K
11/19/2014 De Queen woman regains sight and earns achievement award
11/07/2014 Hobby leads man who’s blind to business ownership
11/06/2014 Adoption Day celebrates new families in Arkansas
11/03/2014 Camden teacher who’s legally blind earns achievement award
10/21/2014 Yellville 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 Paris 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 Fort Smith family attends summit for parents of students who are blind or visually impaired
10/13/2014 White Cane Safety Day observance features sports figure’s mother and former Arkansas Secretary of St
10/13/2014 Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year Announced
10/07/2014 Paragould man who’s legally blind earns achievement award
10/02/2014 Deputy Director Leaving to Work with National Nonprofit ZERO TO THREE
09/30/2014 Review Shows Payment Improvement Initiative Advancing Patient Care, Decreasing Costs
09/25/2014 Mountain Home man has vision restored, earns achievement award
09/23/2014 Agencies Taking Back Unwanted Prescription Drugs September 27
09/23/2014 DYS Director Steele Leaving; DHS Deputy Director to Serve as Interim
09/23/2014 Registration Open for Statewide Juvenile Justice Conference
09/19/2014 Hot Springs woman who’s visually impaired earns achievement award
09/16/2014 DBHS Director to Leave; Experienced Department Leaders to Take On Interim Roles
09/09/2014 Long term Services and Supports for Loved Ones Topic of Annual Summit
09/08/2014 Governor Beebe Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
08/28/2014 Little Rock woman regains eyesight, earns achievement award
08/25/2014 Stehle’s Knowledge, Leadership Abilities Land Her Medicaid Director Post Permanently
08/25/2014 Little Rock lawyer who is blind earns achievement award
08/20/2014 Nominations being accepted for the 2015 Arkansas Community Services Awards
08/20/2014 Just two weeks left to submit concept papers for 2015-16 AmeriCorps Arkansas Grant funding—Get li
08/12/2014 AmeriCorps Arkansas 2015-16 Grant Applications Accepted until 4 p.m., September 4
08/11/2014 Ten-year-old boy initiates fundraisers for charities, nominated for award
08/07/2014 Determined Cave City man regains eyesight, earns achievement award
07/31/2014 DHS Policy and Planning Director One of 48 in Country Tapped for Fellowship
07/30/2014 DHS Division Director Jones to Retire after 36-year Career, Anderson Tapped as Replacement
07/14/2014 Bald Knob 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 Oxford teen who’s legally blind graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Austin 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 El Dorado 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 Jonesboro teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Newark teen who’s blind graduates from unique program
07/14/2014 Pine Bluff teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/10/2014 DHS Division Awarded $1 Million Grant to Boost Early Learning, School Readiness
07/01/2014 DHS Awards Federal Grant Funds Totaling $530,000 to 21 Programs
06/26/2014 Fayetteville man who’s blind earns achievement award
06/04/2014 DHS Legal Chief Hopkins to retire, White Named to Post
06/02/2014 DHS Sending Notices to Some Health Care Independence Program Clients
05/30/2014 One-stop Assistance Event for Tornado Survivors to be Held in Vilonia on June 6
05/22/2014 Arkansas DHS names three to Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
05/22/2014 Little Rock woman regains eyesight, earns achievement award
05/16/2014 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance (D-SNAP) Relief for Pulaski, Randolph, and White Counties
05/15/2014 One-stop Assistance Event for Tornado Survivors to be Held in Mayflower on May 16, 2014
05/12/2014 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance (D-SNAP) Relief for Faulkner County
05/09/2014 Fort Smith woman who’s blind earns achievement award
05/08/2014 Teach for America-Arkansas receives AmeriCorps funds to add teachers in Delta
05/08/2014 State Literacy Program receives AmeriCorps Funding
05/08/2014 Group Receives AmeriCorps Funding to Serve at-risk Youth
05/08/2014 State Tutoring, Teacher Programs Receive AmeriCorps Funding
05/06/2014 Pine Bluff man overcomes misfortune, earns achievement award
05/06/2014 Faulkner County Storm Victims Can ‘Pre-Register’ for Disaster Food Assistance
05/02/2014 Allison Announces Decision to Leave State Medicaid Post June 1
04/25/2014 Arkansans Can Help Combat Prescription Drug Abuse, Hunger during Statewide Event
04/23/2014 Independent Analysis Shows Private Option Budget on Target with Allowable Adjustment
04/23/2014 Parents Who Adopted Children Detail Effects of Abuse
04/21/2014 Nearly 70% of Arkansans Eligible for Private Option Signed-Up in First Six Months
03/14/2014 Career development program enrollment opens for youth who are blind or visually impaired
02/28/2014 Senior Arkansans Sought to Participate in 2014 Silver Haired Legislative Session
02/24/2014 Nominees Sought for 2014 Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
02/13/2014 Medical Providers Rewarded with Payments for Quality Care
02/13/2014 Private Option Enrollments Continue to Increase in Every County, More than Half under 40
01/31/2014 Sponsors Needed for Arkansas 2014 Summer Food Program
01/24/2014 Congressional Budget Office Taps Andy Allison to Serve on 2014 Advisory Panel
01/15/2014 Private Option Enrollees Younger, Help Lower Median Age of Arkansas’s Insurance Marketplace
01/10/2014 2014 Data Shows Private Option Enrollments Growing in Every County
12/13/2013 Little Rock woman with visual impairment named state winner of achievement award
12/02/2013 West Memphis woman succeeds despite visual impairment, earns achievement award
12/02/2013 Determined White Hall woman succeeds despite visual impairment, earns achievement award
12/02/2013 Pocahontas woman with visual impairment earns achievement award
11/21/2013 Foster Children across Arkansas Adopted as part of National Adoption Day Celebration
11/21/2013 Springdale Woman Who is Blind Earns Achievement Awards
11/13/2013 Corning woman serves others, regains vision, earns achievement awar
11/12/2013 DHS Announces Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year
11/07/2013 Arkansas Collected More Than 18,000 Pounds of Unused Medication during Take Back Event
11/07/2013 Pea Ridge man regains sight, starts over, earns achievement award
11/06/2013 Completed Enrollment in Private Health Insurance through Arkansas Private Option Nears 50,000
10/24/2013 Arkansas AmeriCorps Members Honored with Award, Inducted into Program
10/24/2013 Cabot woman regains vision, serves others, earns achievement award
10/16/2013 DHS Reports Number of Applications State has received for Private Option
10/16/2013 Importance of the White Cane Celebrated
10/11/2013 Oden businessman who’s visually impaired to receive achievement award
10/11/2013 Local doctor who’s blind to receive achievement award
10/09/2013 Camden man regains sight, starts over, earns achievement award
10/08/2013 Texarkana man who’s blind earns award for daring to dream bigger
10/07/2013 More than 55,000 Arkansans Already Signaled Interest in Enrolling in Private Option
09/25/2013 Little Rock woman with visual impairment earns acheivement award
09/19/2013 Arkansas Human Services Kicks Off Afterschool Meals Program
09/19/2013 Alexander woman with visual impairment earns achievement award
09/09/2013 Doctor Who First Diagnosed Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders to Speak at FASD Summit in North Little
09/06/2013 People in Recovery Share Stories, Encourage Others to Seek Treatment during National Recovery Month
09/03/2013 Governor Beebe Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
08/28/2013 Keesa M. Smith Tapped as DHS Deputy Director
07/29/2013 Steele Tapped to Serve as Division of Youth Services Director
07/29/2013 Division of Youth Services Director Announces Retirement
07/15/2013 Deputy Director Leaving Agency to Focus on the Delta
07/15/2013 Nominations Sought for Volunteer Community of the Year Awards
07/15/2013 Medicaid Finishes Fiscal Year with Lowest Growth Rate Since 1982
07/02/2013 Reunited Families Celebrated During Reunification Month
07/02/2013 West Memphis, Marion teens who are blind and visually impaired benefit from
07/02/2013 Little Rock, North Little Rock teens who are blind and visually impaired graduate from unique progra
07/02/2013 Helena, West Helena teens who are visually impaired graduate from unique program
07/02/2013 Judsonia 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 Shirley teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Lexa teen who’s blind graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Fayetteville 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 Bella Vista teen who’s visually impaired graduates from unique program
07/02/2013 Newark teen who’s blind graduates from unique program
06/03/2013 DHS Taps Experienced Executive as Behavioral Health Services Director
05/29/2013 Groups Link Oral Health and Nutrition at Upcoming Free Dental Clinic
05/21/2013 DHS Renews Contract with USDA to Administer Meals
05/14/2013 Five Seniors Inducted Into Hall of Fame for Enriching Lives of Others
05/10/2013 Studies: State-funded Preschool Program Narrows Education Gap, Has Lasting Effects
05/02/2013 More than 18,000 pounds of medications collected at Arkansas’ sixth Drug Take Back event
05/02/2013 DHS Schedules SNAP Visits for Northeast Arkansas
04/23/2013 SNAP Staff to Visit Elkins senior center on May 14, 2013
04/23/2013 SNAP Staff will Visit Senior Center in Mountain Home on May 7, 2013
04/22/2013 Parent Tells of Triumph over Drugs with Help of Child Welfare System
04/09/2013 Little Rock Man Receives Award for Furthering Volunteerism
04/03/2013 Older Arkansans Can Improve Health with Grocery Program
04/02/2013 Grant aimed at improving care for Arkansas Medicaid patients
03/08/2013 DHS reaches compromise and settlement agreement with family of Jonathan Nelson
02/25/2013 One-Third of Older Arkansans Live with Food Insecurity
02/25/2013 Arkansas Awarded $42 Million Grant to Support Payment Improvement Initiative
02/15/2013 DHS Seeking Nominations for Senior Arkansans Hall of Fame
02/01/2013 Free Cooking Classes Planned to Help Child Care Centers and Families
01/18/2013 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Program
12/14/2012 Arkansas man who’s blind gains freedom, wins state achievement award
12/13/2012 Downtown Little Rock Toy Parade Scheduled for Friday
12/11/2012 Achievement awards to be presented to six with vision impairments
12/11/2012 Band teacher who’s blind wins achievement award
12/10/2012 Fort Smith speech pathologist who’s blind wins service award
12/06/2012 Grady man gains access to career, wins service award
12/05/2012 Restored vision enables Newport man to serve others and win award
11/27/2012 DOJ Says Division of Youth Services Met or Exceeded Goals in Consent Decree
11/26/2012 Former Bentonville man who’s blind gains job and award
11/26/2012 Blytheville woman who’s visually impaired wins service award
11/26/2012 Small business owner who’s visually impaired gains hope, wins award
10/30/2012 Arkansas Volunteer Communities of the Year Announced
10/30/2012 DCFS Meets Federal Goals, Continues Work to Improve Services and Prevent Abuse
10/03/2012 Hot Springs massage therapist who’s blind wins service award
09/05/2012 Primary care practices in Arkansas chosen to test unique investment in coordinated medical care
09/05/2012 Governor Beebe Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
08/24/2012 Arkansas Seniors Participate in Silver Haired Legislative Session
08/24/2012 Long-Term Care Policy Summit registration deadline is August 31
07/25/2012 Governor Visits NLR Summer Food Service Program Site
07/10/2012 Teens gain skills to become independent adults
07/09/2012 Arkansas Medicaid Director Among Six Selected for Medicaid Leadership Institute
06/25/2012 Governor Proclaims Helen Keller Deaf-Blind Awareness Week
06/25/2012 Arkansas insurers join with state, federal services to test unique investment in coordinated medical
06/22/2012 Elder Maltreatment Symposium Raises Awareness about Abuse, Exploitation
06/06/2012 DHS Seeks Adult Family Home Providers in South and Southeast Arkansas
06/06/2012 Arkansas AmeriCorps Receives National Grants
05/23/2012 Nominations Sought for Arkansas Volunteer Community of the Year Awards
05/08/2012 Governor’s Work-Life Balance Award turns 10
04/24/2012 Loss of Federal TANF Funds Means Elimination of Some State Child Welfare Programs
04/11/2012 Former First Lady of Arkansas Betty Bumpers to Receive Paragon Award
04/10/2012 State Pre-K Program Gains Momentum over Last 10 Years, Report Shows
04/06/2012 Study Shows Advances in Substance Abuse Treatment, But More Work Needed
04/06/2012 Panel to Discuss Substance Abuse Treatment Gap in Arkansas
02/27/2012 Providers Needed for Arkansas Summer Food Program
02/17/2012 DHS Goes ‘Mobile’, Increases Access to Public Programs
02/16/2012 DHS Goes ‘Mobile’, Provides Better Access to Services for Rural, Underserved Parts of Arkansas
02/10/2012 Contractor Agrees to Take Over ABC Slots for State Starting Monday
02/10/2012 More Living Options Available for the Elderly
01/24/2012 Task Force Aims to Help Arkansans with Disabilities Work
01/20/2012 Nominations sought for Arkansas Community Service Awards
12/30/2011 Twelve communities to receive awards for volunteerism
12/13/2011 Media Alert—Little Rock Fire Department 10th Annual Toy Drive Downtown Parade
12/09/2011 Relocated Hurricane Katrina Evacuee Named State DSB Consumer of Year
11/29/2011 Little Rock man who overcame adversity and went on to help others wins award
11/16/2011 DHS Hires Allison to Oversee State Medicaid Program
11/16/2011 Adoption Day in Pulaski County
11/07/2011 11,924 Lbs. of medications collected in Arkansas’s third prescription take back event
11/07/2011 Arkansas Medicaid to Launch Electronic Health Records Incentive Program
11/04/2011 Results of Prescription Drug Take Back Initiative
11/03/2011 Shannon Hills man overcomes adversity, wins award
10/31/2011 Event at Capitol Kicks Off Adoption Month
10/28/2011 Bentonville Walmart greeter who’s blind wins award
10/26/2011 State agencies working to increase employment of Arkansans with disabilities
10/20/2011 Batesville man fights eye disease to save his business, wins area award
10/18/2011 Governor Beebe to highlight AmeriCorps ceremony in Little Rock
10/18/2011 Arkansas’ First Lady and individuals who are blind and visually impaired observe “Independence Day”
10/17/2011 Stuttgart man overcomes adversity, wins award
10/05/2011 Woman overcomes vision problem to pursue passion, wins award
10/04/2011 Nurse overcomes barriers, regains vision, wins award
10/03/2011 Woodruff County man regains eyesight, wins service award
09/26/2011 Legislative Committees to Tour New Education Building at AJATC
09/23/2011 ACCESS Arkansas Processing Center Opens in Batesville
09/23/2011 West Central Arkansas woman achieves goals, wins service award
09/21/2011 ACCESS Arkansas Processing Center Grand Opening Sept. 23, 2011
09/21/2011 Long-Term Care Policy Summit Media Alert
09/20/2011 Gassville man overcomes adversity, regains sight, wins award
09/13/2011 Hurricane evacuee who’s blind relocates, wins award for serving others
09/09/2011 DHS Names Behavioral Health Services Director
09/07/2011 Economic Impact of Arkansas Volunteers in 2010
08/31/2011 Blytheville woman who’s visually impaired serves others, wins area award
08/31/2011 Conway woman bucks unemployment trend, wins area award
08/31/2011 New kiosks helping blind and visually impaired in employment search
08/25/2011 3rd Annual State Hospital Creative Expressions Art Exhibition
08/24/2011 Governor Proclaims September Arkansas Volunteer Month
08/18/2011 ASC program expands with Lions Club International grant
07/15/2011 DHS announces disaster food assistance for Franklin, Johnson Counties
05/31/2011 May 31-DHS announces new Disaster Food Assistance Relief
07/06/2011 July 6—DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
05/17/2011 May 17—DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
06/06/2011 June 6—DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
05/17/2011 DHS to make changes at State Hospital
06/29/2011 Three week program gives students who are blind crash course in life
05/09/2011 DHS Announces Disaster Food Assistance
05/09/2011 Ellen Galinsky headlines Work-Life Conference
05/13/2011 May is National Foster Care Month
06/09/2011 DHS seeks more Summer Food Service Program sponsors to feed children
06/14/2011 DCFS Recognizes 112 Youth in Foster Care, now High School Graduates
06/08/2011 Conway HDC Lawsuit Dismissed

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