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Mental Health Services

Iowa Association of Community Providers
7025 Hickman Rd, Ste 5
Urbandale, IA 50322
(515) 270-9495
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Information to locate a provider of mental health, residential, and vocational services in Iowa Contact: Shelly Chandler, Executive Director

Iowa Consortium for Mental Health
The University of Iowa College of Medicine
Psychiatry Research 1-400 MEB
Iowa City, IA 52245
(319) 353-5436
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The overall goal of the ICMH has been to serve as a liaison between the state, primarily DHS, and the University of Iowa in terms of harnessing academic resources to address priority needs of the public mental health system in Iowa. Contact: Brenda Hollingsworth, MA

Lutheran Services in Iowa
Special Needs Respite
3116 University Ave
Des Moines, IA 50311
(515) 271-7410
Contact: Laura Weiler Eligibility: Need to be on a waiver program

Mental Health Institute - Cherokee
1200 W Cedar Loop
Cherokee, IA 51012
(712) 225-2594

Plains Area Mental Health Center - Cherokee
900 2nd St, Ste A
P.O. Box 972
Cherokee, IA 51012
(712) 225-2575
Toll Free: (800) 325-1192
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Hours: Monday: 8:NoNo am - 5:NoNo pm Tuesday: 8:NoNo am - 8:NoNo pm Wednesday: 8:NoNoam - 5:NoNo pm Thursday: 8:NoNo am - 5:NoNo pm Friday: 8:NoNo am - 4:NoNo pm

Spencer Hospital
1200 1st Ave E
Spencer, IA 51301
(712) 264-6198
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Health assessment for farm workers. Exam by nurse. Have sun-safe hats. Total screening entails lung function test, blood pressure, hearing, and back assessment. Eligibility: For farm workers. $75.NoNo total screening