The division of Human Services is established to oversee the County administered programs delivering social services and mental wellness to residents of Bucks County. These programs include
The Human Services Divisional Office also has administrative oversight of three quasi-County agencies, which include
The Human Services Divisional Office administers the Human Service Development Fund Grants (HSDF), the Homeless Assistance Program (HAP), and the Behavioral Health Services (BHS) under the Health Choices Program. It is staffed with an Administrator, Deputy Administrator, a Policy and Planning Specialist, and an Administrative Assistant.
NOTICE OF HEARINGS
COUNTY OF BUCKS
HUMAN SERVICES DEPARTMENT
County of Bucks Human Services Department
Will hold three (3) public hearings on the Human Services Block Grant Plan –
Public input encouraged
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Large Meeting Room
Bensalem Branch Library
3700 Hulmeville Road
Bensalem, PA 19020-4449
Tuesday, May 24, 2016
5:30 – 7:00 PM
Meeting Rooms A+B
Quakertown Branch Library
401 West Mill Street
Quakertown, PA 18951-1248
(The Bucks County Free Library does not endorse or advocate the views of any group using our meeting or conference rooms).
Wednesday, May 18, 2016
1:00 – 3:00 PM
Community Room – 1st floor
Bucks County Administration Building
55 East Court Street
Doylestown, PA 18901
For additional information or unable to attend please forward written comment to email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call: 215-348-6203 or 215-348-6201
|Human Services Block Grant Final Fiscal Year 2015-2016 |
|Human Services Block Grant Final Fiscal Year 2015-16 Appendix C-1 |
The Divisional Office works collaboratively with public and private agencies to identify barriers and gaps in services, coordinate programming for efficient and effective service delivery and advocates with legislators and government offices for adequate funding to meet the needs of County residents.
The Bucks County Commissioners, along with the Bucks County Human Services Division, are compiling a "wish list" of needs for local Non-Profit Organizations. For more information, click here to go to the Non-Profit Wish List Page.
PA Resources for Families - Information for all stages of a healthy life for you and your family.
Bucks County Life Program - Bucks County Now is the Time:Healthy Transitions Partnership
The purpose for the Healthy Transitions Partnership is to develop and coordinate services and support for youth and young adults(16 – 25 years old) with, or at risk, of serious mental illness.
The Divisional Office is generally open Monday through Friday from 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM. Click here for a sampling of Health and Human Services Volunteer Opportunities.
Special Needs Registry - Bucks, Chester and Montgomery Counties have jointly developed this registry to allow citizens with special needs and their associates an opportunity to provide information to emergency response agencies, so emergency responders can better plan to serve them in a disaster or other emergencies.
Bucks County Crisis Intervention Team (CIT) Task Force
Code Blue Information
Code Blue -- Commissioner Diane Marseglia on Comcast Newsmakers, November 12, 2009
Division of Human Services
Jonathan E. Rubin
Director, Human Services