How do I contact the Iowa DHS?

How do I contact the Iowa DHS?

Call your worker for questions about your case. Your local office phone number and address may be found on the DHS office map. For general information or further assistance call 1-800-972-2017. For public inquiries or concerns, please click the DHS Contact Form.

How do I check the status of my food stamp application in Iowa?

(877) 347-5678.

How do I check the status of my Medicaid application in Iowa?

Call our toll-free Provider Services number at 833-404-1061 from any touch-tone phone and follow the appropriate menu options to reach our automated member eligibility-verification system 24 hours a day. The automated system will prompt you to enter the member Medicaid ID and the month of service to check eligibility.

How do I email DHS Iowa?

For problems or concerns regarding your local DHS office contact the Central Office at 1-800-972-2017 or by email at

What is the income limit for food stamps in Iowa?

2021 Gross and Net Income Limits

Household Size Max Gross Monthly Income Max Net Monthly Income
1 $1,383 $1,064
2 $1,868 $1,437
3 $2,353 $1,810
4 $2,839 $2,184

Who do mandatory reporters report to in Iowa?

Iowa Total Care providers who are mandatory reporters under Iowa law have a responsibility to report known or suspected child or dependent adult abuse in accordance with all applicable laws. If you suspect a child under the age of 18 is abused or neglected, call the Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-362-2178.

Do I have to let DHS in my house in Iowa?

You Do Not Have to Let CPS in the Door CPS has no special right to enter your home without your permission, and you can say no to them. Workers do not have a right to obtain search warrants. You can be cooperative with the investigation without letting an investigator walk inside your door.

How long does it take to get approved for Medicaid in Iowa?

If you are trying to get a PA for a medical service it could take up to 60 days. Generally, if your provider provides all information to Iowa Medicaid the timeframe is generally 10-15 business days.

How do I check my Iowa DHS case online?

Public DHS records are almost always provided at no cost. This includes: Public records on the department’s web site,