May is National Foster Care Month

May 13, 2016 By Nancy Buckner, Commissioner, Alabama Department of Human Resources May is National Foster Care Month.  It is ...
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Alabama child care rating system to be available statewide

February 2, 2016 MONTGOMERY – The Alabama Department of Human Resources (DHR) is about to begin statewide implementation of the ...
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Georgia, Alabama sign unprecedented agreement to serve victims of child abuse and neglect

March 20, 2015  LAGRANGE, GA—Leaders of child welfare agencies in Alabama and Georgia signed an agreement Friday that eliminates barriers ...
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DHR Selected to Receive $41 Million Child Care Grant

January 8, 2015 MONTGOMERY—Governor Robert Bentley on Thursday announced the Alabama Department of Human Resources, Child Care Services Division(DHR) has ...
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Governor Bentley Announces New Online Training for Mandated Reporters of Child Abuse and Neglect

September 24, 2014 MONTGOMERY – Governor Robert Bentley on Wednesday announced a statewide effort to ensure all mandated reporters of ...
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Walker County DHR social worker receives Alabama Spirit of Adult Protective Services Award

June 24, 2014 Contact: Barry Spear (334) 242-1850 For Immediate Release Walker County DHR social worker receives Alabama Spirit of ...
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