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.
School has started
Wondering if your child can be left home alone? Some helpful guidelines to consider can be found here.
September is National Recovery Month
For information about resources and support, click here.
Together We Can Solve Hunger
September is Hunger Action Month. Go to 30 Ways in 30 Days to Help Fight Hunger to donate, volunteer & speak out!
Senior Companion Program
Provide assistance to older adults, to help them to stay living in their homes longer. Find out how.
DHS on Social Media
Stay connected with DHS on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Vimeo.
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.
Keep up on what is current and noteworthy at DHS via the DHS Newsletter.
Study shows county jail stays longer, but booking rates dropPittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 21, 2014
Report shows Allegheny County Jail accepts fewer inmates, keeps them longerPittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 20, 2014
'This has been a godsend': Adult day care helps those caring for both young and oldPittsburgh Post-Gazette, September 11, 2014