Polk County

Serving a diverse Central Iowa community, Polk County is among the nation’s most innovative public institutions. We bring together creative leaders, collaborative organizations and key resources to empower our communities and make life better for all people in Polk County.


2309 Euclid Avenue, Des Moines, IA 50310, USA

Phone 515-286-3434

The Polk County Department of Community, Family & Youth Services manages and provides a variety of direct and purchased services for families and individuals in all age groups.

  • River Place Food Pantry
  • Crisis and Advocacy Services
  • General Assistance
  • Family Enrichment Center


Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm

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