Department of Human Services

DHS Press Office

The Office of Press and Communications is committed to working with members of the news media and being an open and transparent source on agency matters. The office coordinates the preparation of news releases, speeches, and printed/digital materials.

Members of the media can send an email to Please provide your name, the name of your organization, your deadline, and some brief information about your story.


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Important Data

Review the latest program enrollment numbers via an interact county-by-county map. View data


Request Speakers

If you would like a DHS representative to participate in an event, please download and complete the speaker request form. Download form

Secretary's Portrait

A high-resolution portrait of DHS Secretary is available below. To request additional DHS portraits or photographs, please send an email to the DHS Press & Communications Office.

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