Welcome to the South Dakota Department of Human Services (DHS)
DHS offers services for people with disabilities and those who are aging.
DHS offers services to enhance the quality of life of people with disabilities and those who are aging. Our staff work with individuals, families, and partners to help people learn about our services and how to access them. We help people meet the goals they set for the life they want.Learn More
Learn about Services
DHS offers many services to help older adults and people with disabilities. Learn about the services we offer and how you can connect with services to help you.
Apply for Services
You may already know which DHS service or services you need. If you know the services you need, you may be ready to apply.
Talk to Someone
Have questions? We can help! Our team is here to help you find, understand, and use the many services we offer.
Refer Someone for Services
Referrals are often the first step to getting the services you need. Learn ways to refer yourself or someone else for the services that DHS offers.