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Local Department of Human Services to Relocate

BY MELANIE BUCK – The Department of Human Services is preparing to relocate to a much larger area to benefit the clients that are serviced through the programs they offer. Carolyn Strickland, Administrator at the local DHS office that is currently located in the Polk County Office Complex, also known as the ‘old hospital,’ at 606 Pine Street, explained that ...

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Lawmakers Set to Task to Budget for State’s Largest Agency, DHS

State Capitol Week in Review From Senator Larry Teague April 22, 2016 LITTLE ROCK – During the fiscal session of the legislature the focus of media attention has been on the budget of the state Human Services Department (DHS), which is the single largest state agency. Public attention focused specifically on the Medicaid program, which is administered by the Human ...

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