Director: Kristi Frederick

To APPLY for Medicaid, SNAP, child care assistance, heating assistance and TANF or to report changes to your case, go to

You can also apply for these programs, report changes or get answers to questions about economic assistance programs by contacting:

Customer Support Center
(toll-free) (866) 614-6005
Fax: (701) 328-1006
Mail: Customer Support Center, P.O. Box 5562, Bismarck, ND 58506


Ward Human Service Zone office
Street Address (NOTE: Mail will not be accepted at this address. Please send all mail to P.O. Box listed below.)
225 3rd St. SE
Minot, ND

Mailing Address
PO Box 2209
Minot, ND 58702-2209

Phone: (701) 852-3552
Fax (Administration and Economic Assistance): 701-857-0756
Fax (Social Services): 701-857-0791
TTY: (701) 857-0732

Hours: M - F, 8:00 to 4:30