Etowah County Department of Human Services

Gadsden, AL - 35903

Etowah County Department of Human Services

Contact Info

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210 Hoke Street
Gadsden, AL - 35903


  • Monday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm


(256) 549-4100

Frequently Asked Questions

Are appointments required? 1 responses

User Answers

Yes Answered Jun 16, 2021

What documents do I need to present?
Do you provide welfare checks to those in need?
How do I file an anonymous report?
How to file a complaint on a caseworker?
How to report fraud?
What funds are paid for funerals or burials?
How can I get a food stamp application sent to me?

Information on Services

The Alabama Department of Human Resources will help families receive the least disruptive services they need, when they need them, and for only as long as they need them in order to maintain children in or return them to a safe, stable home.

Services Provided:

Adult Protective Services

Child Protective Services

Food Assistance

Child Support


Foster Care

Family Assistance

Family Services

Child Care


2023-09-19 15:22:11

What are the requirements to receive food stamps? Thank you.

2022-11-16 00:00:34

Does Etowah County Alabama pay towards a burial or funeral if no one claims responsibility?

2020-06-26 12:31:03

Recently got terminated from my job so all the income I have now is my social security $800.00 and Va disability 142.00 so I was wondering If there are any services I should be looking into life maybe Medicaid to work in conjunction with my medicare. I don't know just was wondering. I am looking for another job an have filed for unemployment but have not received a check yet John N Kozel Sr

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