POCAHONTAS COUNTY SOCIAL SERVICES

23 3rd Ave NE
Pocahontas, IA 50574
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Mon-Fri: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Phone: 712-335-3269
Fax: 712-335-3929

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About the Department

Department Duties

Pocahontas County Social Services assists residents with social service needs and with accessing appropriate resources and services. The department assists in the following ways:

  • Mental Health & Disability Supports
    For service needs and funding for persons with mental illness, intelluctual disabilities, or other developmental disabilities.
  • I-START
    Provides prevention and intervention services to individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (IDD) and mental health needs through crisis response, training, consultation, and outreach.
  • Substance Abuse
    Funding for indigent persons needing detoxification.
  • Targeted Case Management
    Provides assessment, referral and coordination services for persons with disabilities.

View the General Assistance page for information on temporary or emergency financial assistance for residents who are indigent or in a crisis.

SERVICE COORDINATOR:
  Alison Hauser

SOCIAL WORKER II:
Nancy Gonnerman

Pocahontas County Social Services Office