July 14, 2022

Allegheny County DHS Hosts Community Meetings

The Allegheny County Department of Human Services (DHS) is inviting community members to attend a virtual presentation about the state of human services in the county.


Department of Human Services Director Erin Dalton will present the department’s current priorities and the strategies underway to address them including:

  • Increasing access to human services to ensure that people are getting the right help when they need it.

  • Increasing investment in prevention strategies to help families avoid coercive systems such as child welfare, juvenile justice and criminal justice

  • Increasing investments in strategies that promote economic security.

  • Supporting Allegheny County residents in times of crisis.

This virtual presentation is being offered at two different times via Zoom. The content for both presentations is the same.

Session Details

  • Wednesday, July 27 | 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

  • Thursday, July 28 | 4:30 – 6 p.m.

Everyone is welcome to attend. The presentation will also be recorded and shared.

American Sign Language interpretation will be offered at both presentations. Interpretation in Spanish and other languages will be offered at the July 28 session. To request interpretation for a specific language, please indicate that in your RSVP.

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