Mr. Christopher E. Finch

Mrs. Michal Rhymer-Browne
Assistant Commissioner St. Thomas

Carla Benjamin
Acting Assistant Commissioner St. Croix

U.S. Virgin Islands

Department of Human Services

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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


The official website of the U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Human Services

Commissioner's Message

Welcome to the Department of Human Services website. It is our pleasure to present a resource of all the programs and services we provide to the people of the Virgin Islands. We care about you, our clients. Therefore, the quality of service we give is of utmost importance to us as a government agency.

It is our hope that through this venue we continue to successfully fulfill our mission to provide social

services that will enhance the quality of life for individuals and families with diverse needs; and work toward our vision to emerge as a public sector agency empowering individuals and families towards  self-sufficiency through a seamless delivery system of services.

Comments and suggestions to improve the website are welcome.

Thank you for allowing us to continue to serve you.



Christopher E. Finch, Commissioner


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