Novel Coronavirus - COVID-19 in Multiple Languages

Iowa Multilingual COVID-19 Phone Line:  1-877-558-2609

The Refugee Alliance of Central Iowa (RACI) and Lutheran Services in Iowa, in partnership with 211, Polk County Health Department and the Iowa Department of Public Health, have launched a new statewide COVID-19 hotline that will help expand access and capacity to individuals living in Iowa who are limited in English. 

Business Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30 a.m. - 5 p.m. with a 24-hour voicemail

Please call 1-877-558-2609 and select your language from the menu to be connected to an operator and interpreter or to leave a message. Languages available include: anish Arabic, Swahili, Kinyarwanda, Kirundi, Kinyamulenge, French, Burmese, Karen, Karenni, Nepali, Somali, Tigrinya, Kunama, Amharic, Nuer, Maban, Vietnamese, Mandarin and more.