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North Dakota Department of Human Services

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Apply For Help Apply for one or more of these programs using the links below.

  • Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) - Food assistance
  • Health Care Coverage
    • Medicaid
    • Aid to the Blind
    • Medicare Savings Program
    • Basic Care Assistance Program - helps pay for room and board and personal costs for eligible individuals in licensed basic care facilities
  • Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) - Help paying for child care costs while a parent/caregiver is working or in school or training
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) - Time-limited help for families while they pursue training and work opportunities to become self-reliant

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) - Heating assistance




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Check or UpdateIf you have created an account for the SPACES self-service portal, you can use the Get Started link to:

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Complete My ReviewIf you received a white paper review, use the link below to complete it online.

If you received a blue paper review, use the link below to complete it online.



If you do not want to apply, or you have been determined ineligible for health care coverage, but would like to learn more about coverage available through the Health Insurance Marketplace, visit HealthCare.Gov. At this website, you can learn more about the Marketplace and how you can search for health coverage by gathering the options available in your area in one place. You can compare plans based on price, benefits, qualify and other features important to you before you make a choice. You can also get help online, by phone, by chat, or in person. Call 1-800-318-2596, 24-hours a day, 7 days a week. (TTY: 1-855-889-4325)