The DFS Advisory Council operates in conjunction with the Department of Family Services (Wyoming Statute 9-2-2106). Its mission is to provide program support, guidance, advocacy, feedback and act as a liaison to the department, functions which are guided by the department’s own mission statement. Most members are appointed by the Governor to serve three-year terms. The Senate President and Speaker of the House each appoint one member from the legislative body.
The Advisory Council’s 2022 meeting schedule is tentatively set for: Friday, August 12, 2022 and Tuesday, November 15, 2022 from 10:00 am – 12:00 noon. For more information, please contact Clint Hanes at firstname.lastname@example.org.
A list of DFS Advisory Council members can be found here.
Notice is hereby given of the intent of the Department
NOTICE: Notice is hereby given of the intent of the Department of Family Services to adopt a plan governing the Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP). The grant application/state plan establishes standards for the delivery of the Weatherization Assistance Program and includes provisions related to program administration, determination of eligibility, program standards and guidelines, scope of weatherization work, applicant rights, quality assurance, and program personnel. A public hearing will be held virtually from 8:00 to 9:00 a.m., July 11, 2022 at https://meet.google.com/dda-zate-dhq?authuser=0. To call in, call 1- 575-754-4145 and enter PIN: 810 881 829#. This public hearing replaces the public hearing previously scheduled for April 22, 2022 which had to be canceled due to inclement weather. Comments in advance of the public hearing may be emailed to email@example.com. Interested parties may request a copy of the State Plan by calling (307)347-5397 or by emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions may be directed to the WAP Program Manager, email@example.com.
To receive a copy of the state plan, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public notice for the proposed annual Social Services Block Grant Plan of the Social Services Division within the Department of Family Services
Public notice is hereby given that the Wyoming Department of Family Services intends to act on the Annual Social Services Block Grant Plan. A copy is available at the address below, from the county offices of the Department or download a copy by clicking here. This plan describes the social services made available through the Department for the federal fiscal year beginning October 1, 2022.
Every year since 1975, the Department has published a proposed plan for social services offered to communities. This proposed plan is for public view and comment. Comments will be reviewed and incorporated into the final version which will serve as the operational plan for FFY2023.
Written comments may be submitted to the following address:
Brian DeTavernier, Program Analyst
Department of Family Services/Social Services Division
2300 Capitol Ave.
Cheyenne, WY 82002