Iowa Welfare Offices

Directory of US Offices of Welfare and Supportive Services

We list local governmental welfare assistance offices located in your area.

Services provided at these offices include:
Child Assistance
Food Assistance
Housing Assistance
Job Finding Assistance
Cash Assistance
Medical Assistance
Utility Assistance
Legal Assistance

We also provide non governmental non profit organizations that assist with welfare related assistance.

Choose from the links below to find welfare assistance in Iowa

Department of Human Services Hoover State Office Building

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

Des Moines Food Assistance Program

River place 2309 Euclid Ave
Des Moines, IA - 50310
(515) 725-2600

Child Guidance Center (CGC)

808 5th Ave
Des Moines, IA - 50309
(515) 246-3566


321 East 12th Street, Lucas Building, 5th Floor
Des Moines, IA - 50319
(888) 422-2319

Family Investment Program (FIP)

1305 E. Walnut
Des Moines, IA - 50319
(800) 972-2017


1000 East Grand Avenue
Des Moines, IA - 50319
(800) 562-4692

LIHEAP in Iowa

321 East 12th Street, Lucas Building
Des Moines, IA - 50319
(515) 281-0859

Iowa Welfare Prograrms

Food Stamp Programs

State Welfare Offices provide SNAP food stamp programs. We provide information on how to apply and the details on if you need to visit a local office.

Financial Assistance

If you need to find programs to assist you financially, we list what programs are offered at your local office.

Medicaid Program

Medicaid is a federal and state welfare program that can help needy persons with medical costs. See our details listings to find out how to apply for aid.