Adult Protective Services
Child Protective Services
Facts and Figures
DHR's welfare to work program, called the JOBS Program, is administered by the Family Assistance Division and is operational in every county DHR office. State and county staff have developed numerous initiatives to address the problems faced by welfare families. [Click
to view map of Alabama to find the Family Assistance office nearest you.]
Many of the families that remain on welfare face multiple barriers to employment including substance abuse, domestic violence, low education, and poor access to jobs. These individuals face serious barriers to employment. JOBS case managers can help in many ways, either through provision of direct services listed below, or by referral to other agencies such as the
Alabama Coalition Against Domestic Violence
Short-Term Employment Services
Family Coaches Program
Transitional Child Care (TCC)
Substance Abuse Services Division's Provider Directory
JOBS Participation Requirements
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Earned Income Tax Credit
Work Opportunities Tax Credit
May is National Foster Care Month
May is National Foster Care Month. It is a time to uplift our foster children who are in foster care through no fault of their own. It is also a time to honor the dedicated men and women who readily accept and nurture the children in our state’s foster care system.
Alabama child care rating system to be available statewide
The Alabama Department of Human Resources (DHR) is about to begin statewide implementation of the Alabama Quality STARS Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS) for child care. Alabama Quality STARS is a five star building block system that rates child care center quality above the state minimum licensing requirements.
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The State of Alabama Department of Human Resources will release a request for proposals for Intensive IN-Home Services on Thursday May 26, 2016..
JOBS Transportation Services and the JOBS Transportation Services-Gasoline Program
Rehab Intervention Service Enrichment (RISE) Program RFP
Child Care Quality Enhancement Services RFP Announcement
The State of Alabama Department of Human Resources will release a request for proposals for the Jefferson County Short Term and Respite (STAR) program on Thursday, February 25, 2016.
The State of Alabama Department of Human Resources will release a request for proposals for Shelby County wraparound services on Thursday, February 25, 2016.
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Statements & Policies
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