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Welcome to the Maryland Department of Human Resources

We are the state’s human services provider. We help vulnerable Marylanders buy healthy foods, pay energy bills, and obtain medical assistance. We also provide stable environments for at-risk children and adults. We may be able to help you. You can also call our main call center at 800-332-6347 to reach us at anytime.

DHR in the Community


Maryland Department of Human Resources
Maryland Department of Human ResourcesWednesday, April 19th, 2017 at 3:00pm
Are you struggling to stay on top of your home energy bills? Contact us. DHR can help you beat the heat and keep the lights on at home this summer.

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Maryland Department of Human Resources
Get Help Paying Your Home Energy Bill
The Maryland Office of Home Energy Programs (OHEP) can help you pay electric and heating bills, prevent utility cut-offs, and weatherize your home. Visit
Governor’s Office
Lourdes R. Padilla