Human Services Data Dashboard

The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services is committed to making data-driven decisions to better serve Pennsylvanians. The interactive map below provides a county-by-county look at how many residents are enrolled in departmental programs.

Select a county from the map or dropdown box below to view the data for that county
Poverty
87527
9668
Population
24892
29464
29996
17214
Employment
49467
3179
Child Care Subsidy
420
428
414
408
404
422
410
415
421
421
402
412
Health Choices Expansion - Newly Eligibles
1841
2515
2626
2691
2763
2922
3092
3221
3280
3532
3503
3413
Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program
1785
1785
1785
1785
1785
0
0
1643
1643
1643
1643
1643
Medical Assistance
14326
14510
14679
14773
14789
15014
15130
15145
15149
15186
15133
14887
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program
8284
8338
8399
8465
8471
8488
8460
8409
8352
8455
8470
8395
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families
393
390
382
374
385
368
376
380
386
350
343
364
Children's Health Insurance Program
1612
1655
1631
1631
1667
1676
1677
1690
1689
1749
1773
1767
1767

 
 

MONTHLY DATA REPORT

The department’s monthly data report provides details about enrollment and service utilization in DHS programs.

In collaboration with Governor Tom Wolf’s Open Data Initiative, additional data sets will be added to this page as they are reviewed and processed.


 

DATA BY TOPIC

Child Welfare
Providing open data around child welfare helps keep Pennsylvania’s children safer.
Review the annual Child Abuse and Protective Services Report and quarterly summaries of child fatalities and near fatalities in Pennsylvania. An interactive dashboard around child welfare services is planned for a future release.

County Block Grant Funds
Thirty counties receive block grant funding via a pilot program to provide for the county-based human service needs of their residents. View yearly fiscal reports for each of those counties.

Early Childhood Education
The Office of Child Development and Early Learning has a research page where Pennsylvanians can review needs assessments, program information, and public data. Review research reports or browse the data dashboards (please note that data maps will take some time to load).

Enrollment Data
View the Office of Income Maintenance Listserv for enrollment data on Medical Assistance, the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance Program, and Temporary Assistance for Needy Families.

Developmental Programs

Visit the Office of Developmental Programs’ page to view data reports, "Everyday Lives" publication, and other announcements.

Long-Term Care
This workbook from the Office of Long-Term Living provides information about nursing facilities, such as demographics, cost, and how many residents within each facility receive Medical Assistance.

Medical Assistance
The HealthChoices website hosts data books and provides historical data about the HealthChoices program in Pennsylvania.

Mental Health
DHS is committed to improving the mental health and substance abuse programs it provides to all Pennsylvanians.

Personal Care Homes
Check out the number of licensed personal care homes in the state, information about residents, how many beds are available, and more.

 

HUMAN SERVICES COUNTY DATA

In an effort to track outcomes, here are two interactive dashboards that capture county data around mental health and substance abuse programs, and home and community-based service programs for people with intellectual disabilities.


An interactive dashboard on child welfare services is planned for a future release.