Health and Human Services

Contact Us

Health and Human Services
General Inquiries

P: 847.391.5480
1420 Miner Street
Des Plaines, IL  60016

Office Hours
Monday to Friday
8:30 am to 5:00 pm

About Us

The City's Health and Human Services (HHS) Division is in place to help promote the health and well-being of Des Plaines residents. HHS provides information regarding local resources and delivers comprehensive social and health programs and services to community members.Senior Services

Located at City Hall, 1420 Miner Street, the community social workers are available Monday through Friday, from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm. Please contact us with any concerns or questions you have regarding health and social issues for yourself or loved ones in the City. If the Division does not provide a particular service, we will connect you with someone who does.

Find a Time to Chat with your Community Social Workers:

  • Self-Help Closet & Pantry, 600 E. Algonquin Road - (clients only) First and Third Tuesdays from 12:30 - 1:30 pm.
  • Frisbie Senior Center, 52 E. Northwest Highway - First Friday from 9:00 - 10:00 am
  • Des Plaines Public Library, 1501 Ellinwood - First Wednesdays from 3:30 - 4:30 pm.