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Welfare Offices provide for the needy with many things such as child care, food assistance, cash for needy families, burial assistance. We provide office hours and details on these locations.

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Des Moines Food Assistance Program

The Food Assistance program is intended to promote the general welfare of low income families by raising their levels of nutrition to avoid hunger and malnutrition.

County: Polk County

Phone: (515) 725-2600
Address: River place 2309 Euclid Ave Des Moines, IA 50310
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Welfare Services Provided at this Office:
Food Assistance

Child Guidance Center (CGC)

Child Guidance Center (CGC)

The Child Guidance Center is a state and nationally accredited community mental health center serving children and youth, birth to age 21, and their families. For 70 years we have provided a wide range of child-focused and family-centered outpatient mental health assessment, treatment, and prevention services for central Iowa children, youth and their families.

County: Polk County

Phone: (515) 246-3566
Address: 808 5th Ave Des Moines, IA 50309
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Welfare Services Provided at this Office:
Child Services

hawk-i

hawk-i

Iowa offers hawk-i health care coverage for uninsured children of working families. No family pays more than $40 a month. Some families even pay nothing at all.

County: Polk County

Phone: (888) 422-2319
Address: 321 East 12th Street, Lucas Building, 5th Floor Des Moines, IA 50319
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Family Investment Program (FIP)

FIP provides cash assistance to needy families as they become self-supporting so that children may be cared for in their own homes or in the homes of relatives.

County: Polk County

Phone: (800) 972-2017
Address: 1305 E. Walnut Des Moines, IA 50319
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Welfare Services Provided at this Office:
Child Services

IowaJobs

IowaJobs

IowaJobs has thousands of jobs posted each business day. IowaJobs gives you 24-hour access to all of the job listings in IWD\'s statewide system. IowaJobs provides links to job listings in other states through America\'s Job Bank, and additional local, state and federal jobs. We have a current listing of Job Fairs in Iowa to provide information for the nearest job fair in your locale.

County: Polk County

Phone: (800) 562-4692
Address: 1000 East Grand Avenue Des Moines, IA 50319
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Housing Assistance Career and Eduation

LIHEAP in Iowa

The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) provides financial assistance for home heating and cooling, energy crisis intervention and low-cost weatherization to almost 5 million low-income households, including the elderly, people with disabilities, families with young children, the working poor, and those making the difficult transition from welfare to work.

County: Polk County

Phone: (515) 281-0859
Address: 321 East 12th Street, Lucas Building Des Moines, IA 50319
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Welfare Services Provided at this Office:
Help with Utilities

Department of Human Services Hoover State Office Building



County: Polk County

Phone: (515) 281-5454
Address: 1305 E. Walnut Street Des Moines, IA 50319
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