Over 800 behavioral health and child welfare professionals will gather for the ND Behavioral Health and Children and Family Services Conference starting tomorrow, registration is still available
Monday, October 10, 2022Categories: Behavioral Health
Over 800 behavioral health and child welfare professionals are registered to participate in the North Dakota Behavioral Health and Children and Family Services conference, Oct. 11-13 at the Fargo Holiday Inn or virtually via an online livestream platform.
Monday, October 10, 2022Categories: Children and families
As grocery prices continue to rise in the U.S. due to inflation, North Dakota WIC (Women, Infants and Children) is partnering with the other WIC agencies across the country to remind families of the services it provides during WIC National Enrollment Week from Monday, Oct. 10 through Friday, Oct. 14, 2022.
Thursday, October 6, 2022 at 08:30 amCategories: Behavioral Health, Children and families
Parents Lead, a North Dakota program administered by the state’s Health and Human Services agency’s Behavioral Health Division, has created new information to help parents, caregivers, professionals who work with children and other trusted adults understand bullying and how they can help children and youth who may be affected by it.
October is Influenza Prevention Month in North Dakota, North Dakota Health and Human Services encourages flu vaccine before Halloween
Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 09:00 amCategories: Children and families, Public Health
Gov. Burgum proclaimed the month of October as Influenza Prevention Month and the North Dakota Department of Health and Human Services is reminding everyone to get vaccinated against influenza (flu) this fall.
Health and Human Services launches mental health program directory to better connect North Dakotans to mental health services
Monday, October 3, 2022 at 02:00 pmCategories: Behavioral Health
Today, North Dakota’s Health and Human Services agency’s Behavioral Health Division launched a mental health program directory to better help North Dakotans locate and access mental health services in the state. This is the latest development in the state’s efforts to enhance and streamline access to vital mental health services.
Monday, October 3, 2022 at 01:00 pmCategories: Children and families, Economic Assistance
The state’s Health and Human Services agency is reminding North Dakotans who may need help paying their winter heating bills that they can now apply for the state’s home energy assistance program. Applications for the upcoming 2022-2023 heating season can be submitted now through May 31, 2023.
Monday, September 26, 2022Categories: Behavioral Health
Today, North Dakota’s Health and Human Services (HHS) agency’s Behavioral Health Division announced a third round of grant funding for eligible North Dakota public, private and tribal elementary and secondary schools to enhance their behavioral health services and supports for students with behavioral health needs.
Friday, September 23, 2022Categories: Behavioral Health, Children and families
Two key priorities of North Dakota’s Health and Human Services agency are behavioral health and strong, stable families. These topics are the cornerstone of an upcoming conference hosted by the agency’s Behavioral Health and Children and Families Services divisions on Oct. 11-13. Individuals can attend either in-person at the Holiday Inn Fargo or virtually by an online livestream.
Friday, September 23, 2022Categories: Behavioral Health
Organizations and agencies are gathering in Bismarck early next week to discuss solutions to the state’s growing behavioral health workforce shortage.
Health and Human Services announces grants for providers to expand in-home and community care services for people with disabilities
Tuesday, September 20, 2022 at 09:00 amCategories: Children and families
North Dakota’s Health and Human Services agency is offering more than $2 million in provider development grants to entities that want to develop or expand in-home and community-based (HCBS) services that enable North Dakotans with disabilities to live more independently in the community.