Polk County Health Services


Polk County Health Services

Polk County River Place, 2309 Euclid Avenue
Phone: 515.243.4545 | Fax: 515.243.8447
Email: PolkDisabilityServices@pchsia.org 

Crisis Services

After hours emergency assistance seven days a week

Broadlawns Crisis Team:

Mobile Crisis Team: Call 911

Critical Incident Stress Management Team: 515.954.0409

Crisis Observation Center:
Broadlawns Medical Center, Des Moines

Assistance with Mental Health Commitments:
515.336.0599 (mobile)
515.564.5742 (office)


Coordination Services – Guidance in finding information about resources and other support to help you make decisions on what services you need. Coordination services also match you with your services and ensure payment for services provided.

  • The weight of depression.
  • The grip of anxiety.
  • The hopelessness of addiction.
  • The fear of suicidal thoughts.

If you feel controlled by any of these or other mental health conditions, you are not alone.

We can help.

Contact Polk County Health Services to open the door to recovery, today.


Supported Living

Supported Living Services – Services that provide support and supervision, allowing you to become more independent in your own home or apartment. Services are also available to help support you when you are living with others in a group home setting. Personal support may include activities of daily living such as transportation training, money management, and meal or housing assistance.



Respite Services – Services also are available to offer relief for families who take care of a family member who has a disability.



Employment Services – Employment opportunities offer valuable work skills. Career opportunities range from offering job training and job placement with a local business to working with personalized supervision and support in a group work setting



Mental health treatment services include evaluation, therapy, mental health prescriptions, medication management, and comprehensive community supports.

Contact Us

Polk County River Place | 2309 Euclid Avenue | Des Moines | Iowa | 50310

Phone: 515.243.4545
Fax: 515.243.8447