Department of Human Services (DHS)

Our vision is that all Pennsylvanians live safe, healthy, and independent lives, free of discrimination and inequity.


Our mission is to assist Pennsylvanians in leading safe, healthy, and productive lives through equitable, trauma-informed, and outcome-focused services while being an accountable steward of commonwealth resources.

DHS Offices

Our offices offer essential services and benefits catering to the diverse needs of Pennsylvanians and are dedicated to helping individuals and families thrive.


Use our COMPASS website to see if you qualify, apply for, renew, and manage benefits at the click of a button.

Information for Providers

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