The Department of Human Services is governed by the State of Michigan, which offers a range of administrative services. The Department of Human Services provides a variety of family independence, state disability assistance and supplemental security income programs. It provides refugee assistance, low-income home energy and child care programs. The department offers food items to schools and institutions. It provides health care programs to senior citizens and disabled individuals. The department offers relocation assistance services to individuals and families. The Department of Human Services directs the operations of public assistance and service programs through a network of more than 100 offices throughout the state.