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DHS Department of Human Services

The Department of Human Services (DHS) offers services that promote health, nutrition, safety, financial security, and more.


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Health + Food

Find access to food, health insurance, and other benefits of living a healthy life.

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Jobs + Money

Get help finding a job with training and financial assistance, plus other support services.

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Protection + Safety

Access protective services for adults, seniors, and children that encourage family stability and safety.

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Child Care + Family Services

Learn about our child care, early education, and other programs to help children develop and thrive.

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Housing + Shelter

Get information about short-term and long-term housing.

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Our Commission

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Human Services Commission

This Commission oversees our objectives, plans, and programs related to human services.

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Department of Human Services Leadership

Executive Director Trent Rhorer

Trent Rhorer

Executive Director, Human Services Agency

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Deputy Director Noelle Simmons

Noelle Simmons

Deputy Director, Economic Support and Self-Sufficiency

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Deputy Director Daniel Kaplan

Dan Kaplan

Deputy Director, Finance and Administration

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Deputy Director Susie Smith

Susie Smith

Deputy Director, Policy and Planning

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General Information: (415) 557-5000
Visit our Contact Us page for information by Program

Administrative Offices: 170 Otis Street