Welcome to the Department of Community Resources and Services (DCRS)

Holiday card from the Department of Community Resources and Services

The Department of Community Resources and Services has seven offices to address the needs of multiple generations, tailor services to different cultural values, and promote full inclusion for individuals with disabilities. Plus, our No Wrong Door approach makes it easier for Howard County residents to access the vital human services they need to thrive. 


DCRS in the NEWS!

Executive Kittleman announces free high-tech option for parents to promote school readiness
Executive Kittleman announces free high-tech option for parents to promote school readiness
Executive Kittleman announces free high-tech option for parents to promote school readiness

 

 

Coming Events

Know Before You Owe Student Loan Forum flier

Know Before You Owe Student Loan Forum

Wed., January 17, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

Howard Community College/Smith Theatre

Presented by the Office of Consumer Protection and Howard Community College. For more information, call 410-313-6420.

Free, but please register here


Children on Board 2018 ad with information


2018 Women's History Month essay contest flier.

Women's History Month Essay Contest

The Commission for Women has announced the 2018 essay contest, open to all Howard County middle and high school students. Completed essays are due by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 22, 2018. Download the essay contest flier. For full contest rules, visit www.howardcountymd.gov/cfw