New humanservices.arkansas.gov recognized for excellence in government website

Media ContactsAmy Webb, Chief of Communicationsamy.webb@dhs.arkansas.gov Gavin Lesnick, Deputy Chief of Communicationsgavin.lesnick.dhs@dhs.arkansas.gov The Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) has received an international award program’s highest honor for its newly designed website. Chosen among 5,000 entries worldwide, humanservices.arkansas.gov was recognized with the Award of Excellence in the government website category at the 2021 Communicator Awards. “We are […]

Extension Of Benefits For Acute Crisis Units And Substance Abuse Detoxification, And Telemedicine For Specific Services

Date: 06/20/2021 – 07/19/202 Contact: Office of Rules Promulgation Contact Email: ORP@dhs.arkansas.gov Attachment: Extension of Benefits for Acute Crisis Units and Substance Abuse Detoxification, and Telemedicine for Specific Services A Public Hearing will be held via Zoom on July 29, 2021, click the following link to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85403489592 Or One tap mobile: US: +13126266799,,85403489592# or +14702509358,,85403489592#Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial […]

Arkansas Health and Opportunity for Me (ARHOME) program Public Hearing

Date:  Jun 22, 2021 04:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Topic: Arkansas Health and Opportunity for Me (ARHOME) program Public Hearing Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89251100312 Or One tap mobile :     US: +13126266799,,89251100312#  or +14702509358,,89251100312# Or Telephone: Dial(for higher quality, dial a number based on your current location):         […]

AR Behavioral Health Planning and Advisory Council Meeting: Public hearing for the Arkansas Health and Opportunity for Me (ARHOME) program

Date: Jun 21, 2021 12:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada) Topic: AR Behavioral Health Planning and Advisory Council Meeting: Public hearing for the Arkansas Health and Opportunity for Me (ARHOME) program Please click the link below to join the webinar: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/89852067259 Or One tap mobile :  US: +14702509358,,89852067259#  or +13126266799,,89852067259# Or Telephone:  Dial(for higher […]

Long-time State Attorney Takes Role as Chief of the DHS Office of Appeals and Hearings

Media ContactsAmy Webb, Chief of Communicationsamy.webb@dhs.arkansas.gov Gavin Lesnick, Deputy Chief of Communicationsgavin.lesnick.dhs@dhs.arkansas.gov LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — The Arkansas Department of Human Service (DHS) has tapped long-time attorney Sommer Faulkenberry to serve as the Department’s Chief over the Office of Appeals and Hearings, which handles an average of 7,800 appeals each year.  The position also is […]

Zoom Public Hearing – Technical Corrections Vendor Name Removal from Medicaid Provider Manuals

Date: May 26, 2021 Time: 10 a.m. Details: Individuals can access this public hearing at  https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81862039587 . The webinar ID is 818 6203 9587. If you would like the electronic link, “one­tap” mobile information, listening only dial-in phone numbers, or international phone numbers, please contact ORP at ORP@dhs.arkansas.gov. The post Zoom Public Hearing – Technical […]

Zoom Public Hearing – Pharmacy 1-21 Add Place of Service

Date: May 26, 2021 Time: 11 a.m. Details: Individuals can access this public hearing at https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81908688234 . The webinar ID is 819 0868 8234. If you would like the electronic link, “one-tap” mobile information, listening only dial-in phone numbers, or international phone numbers, please contact ORP at ORP@dhs.arkansas.gov. The post Zoom Public Hearing – Pharmacy […]

Renters Can Now Apply for Arkansas Rent Relief Program

Media ContactsAmy Webb, Chief of Communicationsamy.webb@dhs.arkansas.gov Gavin Lesnick, Deputy Chief of Communicationsgavin.lesnick.dhs@dhs.arkansas.gov LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Help is now available for renters in Arkansas who have lost jobs or who are struggling financially because of the COVID-19 pandemic as part of the new Arkansas Rental Relief Program, the Arkansas Department of Human Services (DHS) announced […]

The Blue Umbrella Gift Shop Joins Little Rock Regional Chamber

For Immediate Release: Media Contacts Amy Webb, Chief of Communicationsamy.webb@dhs.arkansas.gov Gavin Lesnick, Deputy Chief of Communicationsgavin.lesnick.dhs@dhs.arkansas.gov  The Blue Umbrella Gift Shop Joins Little Rock Regional Chamber (LITTLE ROCK, Ark.) — The Blue Umbrella on Tuesday celebrated its membership in the Little Rock Regional Chamber with an official ribbon cutting ceremony.  Guests gathered outside of the […]