Regional Councils Aim To Equalize Health In PennsylvaniaWhere you live can have a big effect on your health.
Wolf Administration Encourages Long-Term Care Facilities To Adopt Federal Guidance Allowing For HugsThe Wolf administration on Friday strongly encouraged long-term care facilities to update their visitation guidance to allow for hugs.
Wolf Administration Announces SNAP Expansion For College StudentsSome college students can now receive food assistance through SNAP.
Pennsylvania Department Of Human Services Releases First-Of-Its-Kind Racial Equity ReportThe Pennsylvania Department of Human Services released its racial equity report highlighting inequities and disparities.
Nursing Home Industry Sues Pa., Says State Illegally Withheld Funds During PandemicThe nursing home industry has filed suit against Pennsylvania, claiming the state illegally withheld more than $150 million that was intended to help long-term care facilities shoulder the financial burden of the coronavirus pandemic.
State Human Services Dept. Offering Mental Health Services To Active Duty Military And VeteransThis year has been difficult one for many people, and the holidays can bring on even more unwanted stress.
Dr. Rachel Levine: Asymptomatic Employees Brought The Virus Into Long-Term Care FacilitiesMore than 1,300 long-term care facilities have finished universal baseline coronavirus testing by the state's Aug. 31 deadline.
Pa. Department of Human Services Creates Online Tool For Essential Workers To Find Child CareThe Pa. Department of Human Services is launching a website dedicated to providing essential employees with childcare professionals.
Coronavirus Changes: Pa. Human Services Dept. Implementing New RestrictionsThe Pennsylvania Department of Human Services is implementing new restrictions amid the Coronavirus outbreak.
Pa. Trying To Curb Impact Of New Trump Administration Food Stamp RulesFrom Hawaii to Pennsylvania, states are scrambling to curb the impact of a new Trump administration rule that could cause nearly 700,000 people to lose food stamp benefits.
Pennsylvania To Close Two Centers For The Disabled Over Next Three YearsOne of the two centers, Polk State Center, is located in Venango County.
Patients At Beaver Co. Personal Care Home Relocated After Multiple IssuesA personal care home in Beaver County has been shut down, and its patients moved to other facilities.
State Issues Third Warning For Youth Detention CenterThe Pennsylvania Department of Human Services has issued the third compliance warning to an embattled Pittsburgh detention center.
KDKA Investigates: Home Health Aid With Criminal Past Raises Questions, ConcernsThe criminal history of a local home health care aid is raising questions and concerns.
Troubled Youth Center Closing, Agency In Charge Shutting DownThe operating license for the Circle C Youth center in Carrick has been revoked.