About Department of Human Services
The Iowa Department of Human Services makes a positive difference in the lives of Iowans we serve.
To help Iowans achieve healthy, safe, stable, and self-sufficient lives through the programs and services we provide.
- Disaster Assistance
- Health Care
- Family Services
- Assistance Programs
- Mental Health & Disability
- Report Abuse and Fraud
- Safe Haven
Link to all services: https://dhs.iowa.gov/a-z-services
To report child or dependent adult abuse call 1-800-362-2178.
To report a change to your Medicaid, Food Assistance or FIP case call 1-877-347-5678.
For general information or further assistance call 1-800-972-2017.
For telephone accessibility assistance if you are deaf, hard-of-hearing, deaf-blind, or have difficulty speaking call Relay Iowa TTY at 1-800-735-2942.