Polk County Community, Family & Youth Services

How do I know if I am eligible?

  • How do I know if I am eligible?

    Eligibility is determined through an interview process at the General Assistance office and is based upon income, resources and individual circumstances.

  • Contact Us

    Community & Family Division
    Polk County River Place
    2309 Euclid Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50310
    515-286-3434

    Youth Services Division
    Juvenile Detention 515-286-3344
    Centralized Intake 515-286-3350
    1548 Hull Avenue
    Des Moines, IA 50316