The Office of Inspector General (OIG) has launched a new Website for the Kentucky Applicant Registry and Employment Screening (KARES) program.
||From the CHFS News Room
- Remember Food Safety This Holiday Season
Friday, November 21, 2014
With Thanksgiving right around the corner – and food traditionally playing a large part in the festivities – the Department for Public Health (DPH) wants the public to keep safe food preparation and handling practices in mind.
Many holiday dinners incorporate meat and poultry, which are possible sources of foodborne disease – a serious public health concern that is more common than many people may realize. In fact, one in six Americans will get a foodborne illness this year.
- Governor Beshear Proclaims November Adoption Awareness Month; More families needed to care for waiting children
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Governor Steve Beshear has proclaimed November as Adoption Awareness Month in Kentucky, and the Kentucky Department for Community Based Services (DCBS) is thanking adoptive parents and reminding the public of the great need for more adoptive homes.
- State Honors Top Child Support Contracting Officials
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) has announced the state’s 20 top-performing child support collection partners, and recognized one that has made significant improvement during the past year.