Social Services Resources by State

These links are generally the States head social services office with links to each county’s web site and phone numbers. Likewise, you can call the number listed and be directed to local resources.

Alabama Alabama Department of Human Resources (334) 242-1160
Alabama Medicaid Agency (334) 242-5000
Alaska Alaska Department of Health and Social Services (907) 465-3030
Arizona Arizona Department of Economic Security (602) 542-4791
Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (602) 417-4000
Arkansas Arkansas Department of Health and Human Services (501) 682-8650
California California Health and Human Services Organization
California Department of Social Services
California Department of Health Services (916) 654-3454
Colorado Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing (303) 866-2993
Colorado Department of Human Services (303) 866-5169
Connecticut Connecticut Department of Children and Families (860) 550-6305
Connecticut Department of Social Services (860) 424-5008
Delaware Delaware Health and Social Services (302) 255-9037
Delaware Department of Services for Children, Youth & Families (302) 633-2501
District of Columbia DC Child and Family Services Organization (202) 724-7008
DC Department of Health (202) 442-5999
Florida Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (850)488-3560
Florida Department of Children and Families (850) 487-1111
Georgia Georgia Department of Community Health (404) 656-4507
Georgia Department of Human Resources (404) 651-6314
Hawaii Hawaii Department of Human Services (808) 586-4997
Idaho Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (208) 334-5500
Illinois Illinois Department of Children and Family Services (217) 785-2509
Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services (217) 782-1200
Illinois Department of Human Services (217) 557-1601
Indiana Indiana Department of Child Services (317) 232-4705
Indiana Family and Social Services Administration (317) 233-0826
Iowa Iowa Department of Human Services (515) 281-3147
Kansas Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services (785) 296-3271
Kentucky Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (502) 564-7042
Louisiana Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals (225) 342-9509
Louisiana Department of Social Services (225) 342-7475
Maine Maine Department of Health and Human Services (207) 287-3707
Maryland Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (410) 767-6500
Maryland Department of Human Resources (410) 767-7109
Massachusetts Massachusetts Executive Office of Health and Human Services (617) 573-1800
Massachusetts Department of Social Services (617) 748-2000
Massachusetts Department of Transitional Assistance (617) 348-8402
Massachusetts Office of Medicaid (617) 573-1770
Michigan Michigan Department of Community Health (517) 373-3740
Michigan Department of Human Services (517) 373-2035
Minnesota Minnesota Department of Human Services (651) 297-3933
Mississippi Mississippi Department of Human Services (601) 359-4458
Mississippi Division of Medicaid (601) 359-6050
Missouri Missouri Department of Social Services (573) 751-4815
Montana Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (406) 444-5622
Nebraska Nebraska Health and Human Services System (402) 471-9433
Nevada Nevada Department of Health and Human Resources (775) 684-4000
New Hampshire New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (603) 271-4688
New Jersey New Jersey Department of Human Services (609) 292-3717
New Mexico New Mexico Children, Youth, and Families Department (505) 827-7602
New Mexico Human Services Department (505) 827-7250
New York New York State Office of Children & Family Services (518) 473-7793
New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance (518) 474-4152
New York State Department of Health (518) 474-2011
New York State Department of Labor (518) 457-2741
North Carolina North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (919) 733-4534
North Dakota North Dakota Department of Human Services (701) 328-2310
Ohio Ohio Department of Job and Family Services (614) 466-6282
Oklahoma Oklahoma Department of Human Services (405) 521-3646
Oklahoma Health Care Authority (405) 522-7300
Oregon Oregon Department of Human Services (503) 945-5944
Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare (717) 787-2600
Puerto Rico Puerto Rico Department of Health (787) 274-7604
Rhode Island Rhode Island Department of Children, Youth, and Families (401) 528-3540
Rhode Island Department of Human Services (401) 462-2121
South Carolina South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (803) 898-2500
South Carolina Department of Social Services (803) 898-7360
South Dakota South Dakota Department of Social Services (605) 773-3165
Tennessee Tennessee Department of Children’s Services (615) 741-9699
Tennessee Department of Human Services (615) 311-4287
Texas Texas Department of Aging and Disability Services (512) 438-3011
Texas Department of Assistive and Rehabilitative Services (512) 377-0800
Texas Department of Family and Protective Services (512) 438-4119
Texas Health and Human Services Commission (512) 438-3280
Texas Department of State Health Services (512) 458-7111
Utah Utah Department of Health (801) 538-6101
Utah Department of Human Services (801) 538-4001
Utah Department of Workforce Services (801) 526-9210
Vermont Vermont Organization of Human Services (802) 241-2220
Virginia Virginia Office of the Secretary of Health and Human Services (804) 786-7765
Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (804) 786-7933
Virginia Department of Social Services (804) 726-7000
Washington Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (360) 902-7800
West Virginia West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (304) 558-0684
Wisconsin Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services (608) 266-9622
Wyoming Wyoming Department of Family Services (307) 777-7561
Wyoming Department of Health (307) 777-7656