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January 10, 2023

Philadelphia RFP: Community Evening Resource Centers

The Philadelphia Department of Human Services (DHS) is seeking qualified community-based organizations to provide site-based services to youth who are at risk, and who have come to the attention of ...

January 9, 2023

Pennsylvania Department of Human Services Office of Children, Youth, and Families Releases Special Transmittal

The Office of Children, Youth, and Families (OCYF) released the Special Transmittal related to Act 1 of 2022, also known as “Assisting Students Experiencing Education Instability”. This guidance provides information ...

January 9, 2023

Montgomery County RFP

On January 6, Montgomery County released a RFP for Visitation Coaching for the Office of Children and Youth. Montgomery County Office of Children and Youth (OCY) requests proposals from organization(s) ...

January 6, 2023

Gov. Wolf Calls for Special Session to Prioritize Increased Statute of Limitations for Victims of Childhood Sexual Abuse

On January 6, 2023, Governor Tom Wolf issued a press release, the text of which is italicized below. As the release describes, House Bill 14, which proposes a two year ...

January 5, 2023

Office of Children, Youth and Families Announcement: Act 118 of 2022

Act 118 of 2022, signed by Governor Wolf on November 3, 2022, amends Title 67 (Public Welfare) and Title 42 (Judiciary and Judicial Procedure) to include provisions relating to family ...

January 5, 2023

OCYF Appoints New Director for Southeast Region

On Thursday, January 5, the Office of Children, Youth and Families issued the following announcement regarding the appointment of a new Southeast Regional Office Director. The Office of Children, Youth ...

January 4, 2023

Behavioral Health Updates

Managed Care Organizations Updates as of 1/4/2023

December 21, 2022

Behavioral Health Updates

Managed Care Organizations Updates as of 12/21/2022

December 19, 2022

Office of Children, Youth and Families Bulletin 3140-23-04: Fiscal Year 2022-23 Act 148 Invoicing & Medicaid Invoicing Procedures for County Child Welfare Services

Below please find the Office of Children, Youth and Families (OCYF) Bulletin 3140-23-04, titled “Fiscal Year 2022-23 Act 148 Invoicing & Medicaid Invoicing Procedures for County Child Welfare Services”. The ...

December 15, 2022

Pennsylvania Department of Human Services (DHS) Licensing Administration announces accepting Electronic Payments

12/15/2022 Licensing Administration is pleased to announce that they can now accept electronic payments.  You will have the ability to make your payments for your renewal application, Certificate of Compliance/license ...