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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.

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October is Domestic Violence Awareness month 

If you are concerned about your relationship, or worried about a loved one, there is help. Please click here for information and resources.

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Life Sharing Awareness Month 

Pennsylvania has declared October to be Life Sharing Through Family Living Awareness Month. Lifesharing is living with and sharing life experiences with supportive persons who form a caring household. For more information, please visit.

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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

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Senior Companion Program  

Provide assistance to older adults, to help them to stay living in their homes longer. Find out how.

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DHS on Social Media 

Stay connected with DHS on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Vimeo.

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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.



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DHS in the News

Get out of Jail – The Tough Part Is How to Stay Out
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, October 14, 2014 

County Promotes Child Development Through 'Use Your Words' Campaign
Pittsburgh WESA News Station, September 29, 2014 

Parents should practice baby talking, not baby talk
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 29, 2014 


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