Information on the Family Independence Program, State Disability Assistance, SSI, Refugee, and other cash assistance.
If you cannot afford child care, payment assistance is available.
Children's Special Health Care Services information and FAQ's.
Information on assistance with home repairs, heat and utility bills, relocation, home ownership, burials, home energy, and eligibility requirements.
Information on the Food Assistance Program, eligibility requirements, and other food resources.
Health Care Coverage information and resources.
Help from Other Programs
Information about the health care programs available through Medicaid and how to qualify.
Our migrant program works with a number of organizations to provide services for Michigan’s migrant and seasonal farmworkers.
Housing and Homeless Services
Low-income Households Water Assistance Program (LIHWAP)
A federal program which helps persons admitted into the U.S. as refugees to become self-sufficient after their arrival.
Universal caseload, or task-based processing, is a different way of handling public assistance cases.
Michigan's Women, Infants & Children program, providing supplemental nutrition, breastfeeding information, and other resources for healthy mothers & babies.
Information on the Children's Protective Services Program, child abuse reporting procedures, and help for parents in caring for their children.
Information on adoption programs, adoption resources, locating birth parents and obtaining information from adoption records.
Information on Adult Protective Services, Independent Living Services, Adult Community Placement Services, and HIV/AIDS Support Services.
Child Fatality Registry
Information on child support services for participants and partners.
Programs for healthy children & families, including immunization, lead poisoning prevention, prenatal smoking cessation, and many others.
Information on the Children's Foster Care program and becoming a Foster Parent.
Hope For A Home
Information about the Michigan law that requires certain information be made available to a woman who is seeking an abortion at least 24 hours prior to the abortion procedure.
Information on treatment and services for juvenile offenders, success stories, and more.
Information on American Indian Services, Employment and Training.
Child Welfare Medical and Behavioral Health Resources
The Michigan Domestic & Sexual Violence Prevention and Treatment Board administers state and federal funding for domestic violence shelters and advocacy services, develops and recommends policy, and develops and provides technical assistance and training.
Information about injury and violence prevention programs in Michigan
information about the Department's public safety programs.
Information on the Safe Delivery Program, laws, and publications.
Information on Safe Sleep for your baby, how to protect your baby's life.
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services' (MDHHS) Division of Environmental Health (DEH) uses the best available science to reduce, eliminate, or prevent harm from environmental, chemical, and physical hazards.
Resources and information to assist in assuring firearm safety for families in the state of Michigan.
Child Welfare Medical Resources
Adult Behavioral Health & Developmental Disability Services
Prevention of diseases & conditions such as heart disease, cancer, diabetes and many others.
Information on communicable & chronic diseases.
Home to an array of public health programs, initiatives and interventions aimed at improving the health and well-being of women, infants, families and communities.
Primary Care & Public Health.
Birth, Death, Marriage and Divorce Records
Boards and Commissions
Bridge Card Participation Information on Electronic Benefits for clients and businesses, lists of participating retailers and ATMs, and QUEST.
Provider Payments Information on the direct deposit of State of Michigan payments into a provider's bank account.
Child Care Fund
Child Welfare Resources
Information on How to Bid, Requests for Proposals, forms and publications, contractor rates, and manuals.
Information & resources for Community and Faith-Based partners
Information on DHS Applications and Forms grouped by category.
State Health Assessment
Health Care Providers
Licensing information for Adult Foster Care and Homes for the Aged, Child Day Care Facilities, Child Caring Institutions, Children's Foster Care Homes, Child Placing Agencies, Juvenile Court Operated Facilities and Children's or Adult Foster Care Camps.
Michigan's Trauma Care System
Information on the grant awarded for the State Innovation Model Proposal
Pathways to Potential site
Protect MiFamily -Title IV-E Waiver
Offers resources for agencies who operate the Weatherization Assistance Program in the state of Michigan
MDHHS News, Press Releases, Media toolkit, and Media Inquiries.
Office of Inspector General
Information on resources in your community and volunteer recruitment and training, and services provided at local DHS offices.
Locate your County Office
Information is collected to monitor the general health and well-being of Michigan citizens.
Helpful phone numbers to MDHHS services.
Equal Opportunity, Legal Base, Laws and Reporting Welfare Fraud information.
Information about audits conducted by the Office of Audit.
Legislation policy and planning information.
A variety of reports & statistics for programs and services.
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Michigan Older Adult Wellbeing Initiative Strategic Plan: Focusing on Our Future
FFY 2021 Michigan Annual Synar Report (ASR)
Marijuana Strategic Plan Fiscal Year (FY) 2020-2023
Do Your Part Michigan: Strategic Plan to Prevent Underage Drinking Fiscal Year 2020 to 2024
Learn more by clicking on the above link
Federal Fiscal Year (FFY) 2020 Annual Synar Report (ASR)
MDHHS Opioid & Naloxone Patient, Prescriber and Pharmacy Resources
Michigan stores do their part to protect youth from dangers of tobacco
Online Recovery Coach CERTIFICATION Training 2021 Update
Peer Recovery Information
42 CFR part 2: SAMHSA Finalizes Changes to Clarify Health Privacy Rules for People Who Seek Substance Use Disorder Treatment
Press Release: Michigan Stores Do Their Part to Protect Youth from Dangers of Tobacco
PRESS RELEASE: Michigan’s State Targeted Response (STR) to the Opioid Crisis Grant!
Combating the Prescription Drug and Opioid Epidemic in Michigan!
Michigan’s State Opioid Response (SOR) Grant
State Opioid Response Financial Map – Fiscal Year 2019
Naloxone Standing Order: for Pharmacist use only
Michigan Substance Use Data Repository
Use this website to explore substance use and mental health available data
Reports & Statistics Spotlight
Michigan Prevention Data System (MPDS) Prevention Outcomes Survey – FY 2020 Responses
Drug Overdose Deaths in Michigan 2018-2019
State Targeted Response (STR) to the Opioid Crisis Grant – No Cost Extension (NCE) Year Report – May 1, 2019 – April 30, 2020
State Targeted Response (STR) Annual Report Year 1 – May 1, 2017 through April 30, 2018
State Targeted Response (STR) to the Opioid Crisis Grant – Grant Year 2 Report May 1, 2018 to April 30, 2019
Fact Sheet: Marijuana Use and Perception of Risk Among High School Students 2007-2018
Fact Sheet: Substance Use Treatment among Adults Aged 55 and Older
State Opioid Response Grant – Annual Program Summary – Grant Year Two October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020
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Much of OROSC was formerly known as the Bureau of Substance Abuse and Addiction Services (BSAAS).