Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
Polk County Admin Bldg: 111 Court Ave, Des Moines IA 50309
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Polk County.. Lead a Quality Life
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Recent News & Press Releases

Polk County Health Department Media Advisory

January 31, 2017 is the last day to enroll or renew health insurance for 2017

(Des Moines, IA) – January 31, 2017 is the last day to enroll in or change a 2017 individual or family health insurance plan covered by the Affordable Care Act.  Marketplace health insura...


Johnston Fareway Donates 500 Turkeys To Hunger Free Polk County

Johnston, IA –Fareway Stores, Inc. provided a donation today of three pallets of turkeys to metro food pantries located in Polk County. The contribution was made to help brighten spirits this holiday season for those that are food insecure.

“We are so proud to work...


Dart Fares For Food To Benefit Hunger Free Polk County

Ride transit, fight hunger

DART makes donation of “Fares For Food” to Hunger Free Polk County

On Wednesday, December 14 the Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority CEO Elizabeth Presutti presented a check in the amount of $3,250 to Polk Cou...


The Polk County Board Of Supervisors Is Now Accepting Applications For Community Betterment Grants

The Polk County Board of Supervisors is now accepting applications for Community Betterment Grants through their online application at http://apps.polkcountyiowa.gov/cbg. Applications will be accepted December 1, 2016 through February 28, 2017. ...


Health Insurance Enrollment And Renewal Fairs Continue

(Des Moines, IA) – The Polk County Health Department, Planned Parenthood of the Heartland, Broadlawns Medical Center, Primary Health Care, Visiting Nurse Services of Iowa and Mercy Medical Center – Des Moines will host a health insurance enrollment and renewal fair on Wednesday, November 16, 2...


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111 Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50309

P: (515) 286-3000
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