News and Events
Human Services Temporarily Closes Public Assistance Offices
Human Services Receives Significant Extension in Federal Timing to Develop Integrated Eligibility System
Virgin Islands Continues National Effort Toward Serving the Homeless
SNAP Recipients Receive Increase In Benefits
Human Services and Catholic Charities in Final Stages of Contemporary Homelessness Program
Human Services St. Croix Office Phone Lines Down
SNAP Recipients Eligible for Medical Assistance
Medical Assistance Program to Now Include Coverage for Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment
Human Services Opens viNGN Public Computer Center
Human Services Poised to Receive Federal Dollars to Continue MAP Expansion
Basic Digital Literacy Courses deadline has been extended to February 28, 2014.
Human Services Prepares for Delay of SNAP Services in November due to Federal Shutdown.
Clients of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program may not see their benefits on November 1st if the federal shutdown persists. Benefits can be issued a few days later once federal appropriations are made.
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It is our hope that through this venue we continue to successfully fulfill our mission to provide social
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Thank you for allowing us to continue to serve you.
Christopher E. Finch, Commissioner
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