By DDS Commissioner Elin Howe Through the UYCP, I learned that human services promote each unique individual. We as staff in this field can bring out the qualities and abilities in all of the individuals we support. Through that, we can all live a life …Continue Reading Event at the State House celebrates 20 years of connecting urban youth to individuals with intellectual disabilities
By Ana Karchmer, American Reinvestment and Recovery Act (ARRA) program coordinator at the Executive Office of Elder Affairs I recently had the privilege of co-facilitating the “Mi Vida, Mi Salud” program, a Spanish language initiative to help seniors with chronic conditions take control of managing …Continue Reading Managing “Mi Vida, Mi Salud”: A culturally-adapted approach to chronic disease management
By Secretary of Elder Affairs Ann L. Hartstein Over the last five months, I’ve been traveling the Commonwealth with Christie Hager, regional director of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to help explain how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) – known to …Continue Reading Executive Office of Elder Affairs teams up with HHS Regional Director to explain the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to Commonwealth seniors
Welcome to the new blog space for the Executive Office of Health and Human Services (EOHHS) for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. This space, Commonwealth Conversations: Health and Human Services, will serve as a platform for EOHHS to communicate to you important issues related to health …Continue Reading Welcome to the Health and Human Services Blog for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts
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