DPSS 2016 Annual Report
With over 14,000 employees serving over 3.5 million people each day, the Department of Public Social Services (DPSS) is the second largest social services agency in the nation and an annual budget of $4 billion. The department administers programs and services designed to relieve financial hardship, while promoting family health and self-sufficiency.
The DPSS 2016 Annual Report offers a glimpse of the many services provided to the County’s most vulnerable population, and the tremendous impact improvements to our service delivery system have had on low-income individuals and families. The report outlines many existing projects, as well as new programs and initiatives, that have all enhanced our customer service and improved communication.
The successes and accomplishments listed in this report are directly attributed to the expertise of the department’s committed and caring staff.