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News Releases 2001 - 2000

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2001 News Releases

January
Smith Joins the Department of Human Services

February
DHS Issues Families First Funding Announcement

March
Work begins on new Rehabilitation Services Facility

Hearing Impaired Council Proposes Name Change

DHS Uncovers Fraud

April
Vocational Training Meeting

Governor Criticizes Effects of Unfunded Mandate From Congress

May
DHS Issues Family First Funding Announcement

Computer get new life: Save Taxpayers Money

June
Home Energy Assistance & Weatherization Assistance

July
Improved Access to Child Care Assistance

ADA Anniversary Events Scheduled

Notice of Rulemaking Hearing

August
Services for Disabled Face Significant Cuts

October
DHS to Discontinue Collection Fee for Child Support Payments

November
Tennessee Technology Access Project Moves to DHS

Independent Living Council to Hold Public Meeting


2000 News Releases

DHS Suspends Child Care License of Nashville Head Start Center After Incident

DHS Suspends Child Care License of Grand Central Station

DHS Suspends Child Care License After Incident

Committee on Child Care

Public Hearings Scheduled for Energy & Weatherinzation Assistance Plans

Committee on Child Care

DHS To Administer Summer Food Program

DHS Suspends License of American Child Care Center #3

DHS Presents Families First Employer of the Year Awards

DHS To Recognize Families First Employer of the Year

Comprehensive Child Care Bill

DHS Adds New Toll-Free Child Care Licensing Complaint Line for Parents

Public Meetings

Public Meetings

DHS Suspends License of East Tennessee Child Care Center

Governor Signs Child Care Reform Bill Into Law

DHS Suspends License of Nashville Child Care Center

DHS Suspends License of Nashville Child Care Center

Governor's Committee on Child Care Approves Recommendations

Child Care Providers Urged to Comply

Public Meetings

Child Support Processing Rate Is Now 99.9 Percent

DHS to handle Child Care Broker Program In Shelby County Immediately

DHS Terminates Cherokee's State Contracts and Ashanti Food Nutrition Contract

DHS Celebrates Families First Best Practices

Public Meetings

Governor Celebrates Fourth Anniversary of Families First

Public Meetings

Child Support News

October is Disability Employment Awareness Month

Child Care Advisory

Child Support License Revocation News

Ladd Named New Communications Director

TCCFC Meeting Advisory

DHS Launches New Child Care Directory

Tennessee is awarded $9.5 Million for success with Families First