Southwest Dakota Human Service Zone


Serving Adams, Bowman and Slope counties

Director: Shonda Schwartz (Based in the Bowman office)

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) 1.866.614.6005
Fax: 701.328.1006
Mail: Customer Support Center, P.O. Box 5562, Bismarck, ND 58506

Adams County office - Southwest Dakota Human Service Zone
609 2nd Avenue North, Suite 2
Hettinger, ND 58639
Phone: (701) 567-2967
Fax: (701) 567-2498
711 (TTY)

Hours: M - F, 8:00 a.m. - noon and 1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Mountain Time