Social Services

Welcome to Woodbury County Social Services. Our office provides the residents of Woodbury County assistance and direction in obtaining services for disabilities associated with Intellectual Disabilities and Mental Illness.

Woodbury County has a number of providers that offer quality services and involved, caring staff to assist individuals in achieving goals. Goodwill Industries, Mid-Step Services, New Perspectives and Pride Group are committed in their missions to serve disabled persons and work cooperatively with our office to provide a broad range of residential and vocational learning opportunities designed to allow persons the opportunity to live in the least restrictive setting available.

Siouxland Mental Health Center is the major provider of mental health services under contract with Woodbury County.  They represent a quality, community based service dedicated to the mental health needs of the residents of Woodbury County through highly qualified professionals on staff and available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Persons wanting to learn more about our office or who are interested in applying for services may call the Social Services office at 279-6459 or 279-6018,  or the Mental Health Services office at 224-4085, ext. 2.