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Easter Seals Iowa  

Address
401 NE 66th Ave
Des Moines, IA 50313
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Contact
Renee Bell
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Phone Numbers
Business: 515-309-1783
Fax: 515-289-1281

Type
Non-Profit Organization

Hours
Monday-Friday 8am-5pm
Saturday & Sunday, Closed, unless a scheduled event. Closed Holidays. Assistive Technology Center and Equipment Services are by appointment only

Description of Organization and Service Provided

SERVICES:  Camp, Respite, Case Management, Assistive Technology Center, and Rural Solutions.

ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY CENTER
      Equipment Loan Services
Equipment Loan Services loans durable medical equipment such as electric hospital beds, electric and manual wheelchairs, and adaptive bathroom devices to those in need.  Equipment is provided at a nominal fee and can be used for an unlimited length of time.  Easter Seals seeks donations of used medical equipment for use in this program.

      Demonstration Center
The Demonstration Center, located at the Assistive Technology Center at Easter Seals Camp Sunnyside, showcases different types of assistive technologies, such as tub lifts, kitchen and bathroom features, and other items individuals may use to make their homes more accessible.  The Demonstration Center is a valuable resource in allowing customers to try equipment before it is brought into the home.

      Assistive Technology Lending Library
Individual residing in Iowa, including persons with disabilities, family members, teachers, health professionals, etc., are eligible for the program.  A limit of 5 items can be loaned at any given time, for up to 30 days.  A person can access as an unlimited amount of items in a given year.  The borrower is responsible for the pick-up of all item(s) from the Easter Seals Assistive Technology Lending Library and the borrower is responsible for all fees to return the item(s) to Easter Seals.

RURAL SOLUTIONS
Rural Solutions provides on-site rural rehabilitation services to farm family members with a disability.  Easter Seals assists families by promoting increased independence through adaptive equipment, modification, and support services that enable a family to continue their livelihood on the farm.



Eligibility


Cost of Service
It varies from program to program
Lending Library - free
Equipment Services - small one-time fee
Other programs through Easter Seals vary.

Methods of payments accepted
Private pay
Waiver program
Physical Disabilities (PD)
Health and Disability (HD)
Children's Mental Health (CMH)
Intellectual Disabilities (ID)
Brain Injury (BI)

Reduced Rate Accepted?
No

Other
funding depends on program

Accepted Insurance Types
-

Certifications / Credentials
CARF and ACA

Insured
-

This page was last updated by the provider on 10/4/2016

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