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Public Meeting 

The open discussion for the CYF and Juvenile Justice Needs-Base Implementation Plan happens July 31. Learn more.

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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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Allegheny County Music Festival 

Join us at Hartwood Acres on Sunday, August 31 for Rusted Root and Special Guests. The music begins at 5:00 with Rusted Root taking the stage at 7:30!

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ADA Anniversary  

The Americans with Disabilities Act became law in 1990, to prohibit the discrimination against people with disabilities. Learn more

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Become a Foster Family 

Allegheny County is seeking individuals and families to open their homes to youth in the foster system. Find out more.

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SummerFood Service Program 

School is out, but free snacks and meals are available during the week in county communities through SummerFood. Find locations, meal times and other information.

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Cooling Tips 

Exposure to extreme heat is a risk to health and life - especially for young children and older adults. Learn how to stay safe with these cooling tips.

DHS Newsletter

Keep up on what is current and noteworthy at DHS via the DHS Newsletter.

DHS in the News

Hoarding reclassification shines light on disorder
Pittsburgh Post- Gazette, Monday, July 14, 2014

Sen. Casey Looks For Policy Initiatives To Help 'Sandwich Generation'
90.5 WESA, June 30, 2014

Sen. Bob Casey aims to ease burden on 'sandwich generation'
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, June 30, 2014

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