The Hypothermia Alert is currently DEACTIVATED.
If you or someone you know needs shelter, call 1-800-535-7252 or 311. For more information Click here.

DHS statement on possibly compromised TANF benefits. For more information, please Click here.




For Service Providers

DHS works closely with the community to work towards our mission to empower every District resident to reach their full potential. We are committed to performance, transparency, and public reporting and share information regularly through public partner calls and our data dashboard.