Friday, January 26, 2024 at 11:30 am

Categories: Public Health

North Dakota Health and Human Services (HHS) is seeking youth aged 15-21 to serve on a Youth Health Advisory Board.  

The purpose of the advisory board is to offer an opportunity for youth to make a difference in North Dakota communities by planning, implementing and advising on meaningful projects and topics to improve the health of North Dakota youth. The advisory board provides young people a chance to learn about, and put into action, community-wide planning and enhance leadership skills and responsibility. 


Friday, January 19, 2024 at 03:00 pm

Categories: Behavioral Health

North Dakota Health and Human Services (HHS) Behavioral Health Division today announced the recipients of the North Dakota Opioid Settlement Fund (OSF) Grant awards. The grant awards will support the implementation of prevention, treatment and recovery initiatives and the enhancement of the behavioral health workforce in the state.


Friday, January 12, 2024 at 10:00 am

Categories: Public Health

This January, during Cervical Cancer Prevention Month, North Dakota’s breast and cervical cancer early detection program, known as Women's Way, encourages women to stay on track with important preventive health screenings – including cervical cancer screenings. Women’s Way is administered through North Dakota Health and Human Services and local health partners.


Tuesday, January 9, 2024 at 04:00 pm

Categories: Public Health

The new year is bringing changes to child car seat checkups in the Bismarck-Mandan area. These free checkups are available for parents and other caregivers and are offered in a climate-controlled area at Puklich Chevrolet in Bismarck. 


Monday, January 8, 2024 at 02:30 pm

Categories: Economic Assistance

North Dakotans who participate in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and lost food due to the recent power outages may qualify for SNAP replacement benefits, but they should act quickly.


Monday, January 8, 2024 at 12:44 pm

Categories: Medical Services Division

North Dakota Health and Human Services (HHS) has issued a standing order making the life-saving drug naloxone available at no cost to North Dakota (ND) Medicaid members. Naloxone is a medication used to block or reverse the effects of an opioid overdose.


Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at 11:15 am

Categories: Behavioral Health

Parents Lead, a North Dakota program administered by the North Dakota Health and Human Services (HHS) Behavioral Health Division, has created new resources to help parents and caregivers support their children’s behavioral health all year round.


Wednesday, December 27, 2023 at 10:45 am

Categories: Announcement, Closure or Delay

North Dakota Health and Human Services offices in Grand Forks and outreach office in Grafton that directly serve clients will be closed today, Dec. 27 due to hazardous travel conditions. Details appear below.


Wednesday, December 27, 2023 at 07:00 am

Categories: Announcement, Closure or Delay

WEATHER-RELATED ANNOUNCEMENT: 7:10 a.m. CT Update 

North Dakota Health and Human Services’ (HHS) offices in Fargo and Grand Forks and outreach office in Grafton that directly serve clients will delay opening until 10 a.m. CT today, Dec. 27 due to hazardous road conditions.

HHS offices in Bismarck and Jamestown and outreach office in Valley City that directly serve clients will delay opening until noon CT today.  


Tuesday, December 26, 2023 at 07:00 am

Categories: Announcement, Closure or Delay

North Dakota Health and Human Services offices in Bismarck, Devils Lake, Fargo, Grafton, Grand Forks, Jamestown, Rolla and Valley City that directly serve clients will be closed today, Dec. 26 due to ice covered roads and hazardous travel conditions. Details appear below.