Eligibility Worker Position Opening

Southwest Health and Human Services currently has an opening for an Eligibility Worker in our Marshall location. Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS) is a multi-county agency committed to strengthening individuals, families and communities by providing quality services in a respectful, caring and cost-effective manner. The purpose of this position is to provide for the […]

February 2019 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on February 28, 2019.  Board Chair Commissioner Charlie Sanow from Lyon County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured Left to Right:  Charlie Sanow, Lyon County Commissioner Kelly Meyeraan, 5 Years of Service, Lyon County Gail […]

January 2019 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on January 16, 2019.  Board Member Commissioner Jim Salfer from Redwood County presented the recipients with their certificates. Diane Vercruysse, 30 years, Ivanhoe Jenifer Klein, 30 years, Marshall Commissioner Salfer, Redwood County Janet Bush, 5 years, […]

Public Comment period open for an amendment to the Elderly Waiver plan

The Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS) requests public comments on a proposed amendment to Minnesota’s Elderly Waiver Plan (PDF) before submitting the amendment to the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid services (CMS) for approval. For information on how to access the full versions of Minnesota’s approved waiver plans, see Community Based Services Manual (CBSM) […]

Quality of Life Survey Now Open

Southwest Health and Human Services (SWHHS) is conducting a Quality of Life Community Health Survey.  The information gathered in the survey will inform a community wide partnership focused on prioritize health issues and disparities, identify resources, and take action for all those that live, learn, work, and play in Lincoln, Lyon, Murray, Rock, Pipestone and Redwood […]

October 2018 Years of Service

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on October 17, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner Gerald Magnus from Murray County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured (L to R):                              […]

Rescheduling SWHHS Board Meeting on 11/21/2018

Due to conflict with the Southern Prairie Community Care (SPCC) Board on Wednesday, November 21, 2018, Southwest Health and Human Services Board Meeting will now take place on Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at 9 a.m. in Marshall.  The Board meeting will take place in rooms SW#1 and #2. 

September Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on September 19, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner Lori Gunnick from Murray County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured (L to R):                                                                                                                           Holly Louwagie, 5 years, Marshall Connie Einck, 5 years, Marshall Commissioner Gunnick, Murray County […]

August 2018 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on August 15, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner James Jens from Murray County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured (L to R):                              […]

July 2018 Years of Service Recipients

The following individuals were recognized for their Years of Service at the Southwest Health and Human Services Board meeting on July 18, 2018.  Board Member Commissioner Jim Salfer from Redwood County presented the recipients with their certificates. Pictured (L to R):                              […]