Let New Hope help you achieve your dreams. Our services for adults focus on gaining independence, achieving goals and providing opportunities for choice. Consider New Hope if you or a family member has an intellectual or developmental disability or brain injury. We recognize the specialized, and often complex, needs of individuals and can assist you on your path to living a rich and meaningful life.
A person interested in applying for services, but is not a resident of Iowa, must have third party sponsorship for funding, be able to pay for services privately, or establish Iowa residency and qualify for Iowa Medicaid.
To apply for Iowa Medicaid, call the DHS Contact Center at 1-855-889-7985 between the hours of 7:00 a.m. 6:00 p.m. Monday through Friday. To download and print an application or complete an online application visit the DHS Services Portal.