Iowa Licenses: Department of Human Services

The Iowa Department of Human Services is an agency that offers programs and services for Iowans focused on economic support, health care and support services, child and adult protection and resource management.  They are located at 321 E. 12th St. Des Moines, IA 50319 and can be contacted by phone at 515-281-7689. 

Their office administers such licensing as child placing agency, group foster care facility, and mental health services provider licensing. Use our licensing navigator below to find licensing that may be necessary for your business to operate in Iowa. If you have any questions, contact the ISL team through phone or text at 319-273-5444 or by email at [email protected].