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Iowa Department of Human Services

Division of Mental Health and Disability Services

UPDATED: October 15, 2018

MHDS is responsible for planning, coordinating, monitoring, improving and partially funding mental health and disability services for the State of Iowa. The division engages in a wide variety of activities that promote a well-coordinated statewide system of high-quality disability-related services and supports.

  • Languages:
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog
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Address:

1305 E. Walnut Street, 5th Floor SE
Des Moines, IA 50319
United States

Website:

dhs.iowa.gov

Phone:

515-281-7277

Email:

rshults@dhs.state.ia.us

Contact:

Richard Shults

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