Due to statewide eligibility program redesign, clients will no longer have individually assigned workers. This change is effective immediately.
*In 2023, more changes will occur. Please visit this website periodically for updates and be sure to carefully read all materials mailed to you.
At the local level, a call center has been created and staff are able to answer all questions regarding your case. Please call 701-857-3552 or email email@example.com for assistance.
Online: Complete and submit an application online. The completed application will be directed to the appropriate County Human Service Zone office.
How to apply:
Manually: Print and complete the Application for Assistance (which covers TANF, HCC, SNAP, CCAP and BCAP) and/or Application for LIHEAP and return it to your local County Human Service Zone office
By Mail: Contact your local Human Service Zone office and request an application be mailed to you.
Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) program to obtain work readiness skills, training, and employment. Benefits are issued through an electronic payment debit card. BROCHURE
Medicaid, and Healthy Steps (Children's Health Insurance Program). These programs may provide assistance to children and families, pregnant women, and recipients of SSI or Social Security Disability benefits. Health Care Coverage also includes transitional and extended Medicaid benefits, Medicare savings programs, and the Workers with Disabilities program.
BROCHURE To Apply: Complete the LIHEAP Program application.
***North Dakota increased the qualifying income for the state's Child Care Assistance Program, effective 2/1/2022. More parents of young children who are working, attending school or training, or involved in job search activities can get help with the cost of child care. BROCHURE
Crossroads provides child care and transportation assistance for eligible parents up to 21 years of age who are pursuing high school, GED or alternative high school education. BROCHURE. To Apply: Complete BOTH the Crossroads Program application and the Child Care Assistance Program application.
Application Portal for ND Rent Help.
Information and referral services are services or activities designed to provide information about, and referral to, services provided by public and private providers. Services include a brief assessment of client needs to facilitate appropriate referral to the community resources.