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The Arc of Southeast Iowa - Iowa City

The Arc of Southeast IowaThe Arc of Southeast Iowa is committed to being a leader in offering information, services and advocacy to individuals with developmental disabilities, their families and community; to promote informed choices and the realization of their goals relating to where and how they live, learn, work and play.


2620 Muscatine Ave.
Iowa City, Iowa 52240
Phone: (319) 351-5017

via www.arcsei.org

Chatham Oaks - Iowa City

Chatham OaksChatham Oaks, Inc. is a private, non-profit agency that offers both residential (RCF) and supported community living (SCL) services to individuals with a chronic mental illness.  Services can be provided to individuals 18 years and older from any county or state if they meet the admission criteria and funding is approved.

Chatham Oaks is dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of the individuals served.  Chatham Oaks staff monitor both physical and mental health needs, assist in securing necessary services and offer skill building opportunities so each individual can achieve their highest potential.  Our goal is to improve the quality of life and enhance the self sufficiency of each individual in the chosen environments of their lives.

Chatham Oaks, Inc.
4515 Melrose Avenue,
Iowa City, IA 52246

(319) 887-2701

via www.chathamoaks.org

Optimae - Cedar Rapids

OptimaeVision: Through employee ownership and fiscal responsibility, Optimae LifeServices seeks to be a recognized leader in health care and human services, providing meaningful support and successful outcomes.

Mission: Optimae offers comprehensive customer driven services that encourage choice, empowerment and community integration.

Optimae LifeServices, Inc. provides health care and human services for individuals with disabilities and mental illness in 36 Southeastern and Central Iowa counties. For three decades, we have equipped our customers with supports and services that encourage choice, empowerment and community integration.

Our programs include community-based, behavioral health, home health and residential care services. We advocate for the rights and needs of approximately 5,100 Iowans each year, providing the quality of care we would want for our own family.

2750 1st Avenue NE, Suite 420
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Phone (319) 364-4803
Fax (319) 364-4799

via www.optimaelifeservices.com

Reach For Your Potential - Iowa City

Reach for your potentialOUR MISSION: Reach for Your Potential, Inc. exists to provide services to people with disabilities to foster their independence and to achieve their personal goals.

Through our residential and day center services we allow individuals the opportunity to:

  • live in and explore the community
  • work
  • go to school
  • volunteer
  • interact socially with family, peers, and friends

...to be a participating member of the Iowa City community.

Our services are designed to meet the unique needs of each individual we serve.

1705 S. 1st Ave., Ste I, Iowa City

PH: 319-354-2983

via www.reachforyourpotential.org

Successful Living - Iowa City

Successful LivingSuccessful Living is a non-profit organization serving persons 18 years and older who are chronically mentally ill. We help individuals find their path to mental health recovery. Our program encourages the development of skills and support which are vital to living fully and independently in our community. Services at Successful Living are one-to-one, including hands-on training in areas such as: budgeting, housing, education, communications, socialization, self-care, nutrition, meal planning, conflict resolution and interpersonal skills.

Since its inception in 1998, Successful Living has been helping clients who are affected by mental illness build better lives for themselves. Successful Living is tireless in its efforts to provide access to services and resources for its clients, and supports their recovery in powerful and compassionate ways as they work toward life goals, individual and shared.

2406 Towncrest Dr, Iowa City, IA 52240

PH: 319-358-6800

via www.icsuccess.org

REM Iowa

REM IowaSince 1979, REM Iowa has provided quality services to adults and children with intellectual and developmental disabilities and other complex challenges. We also offer services for adults with brain injuries and provide a range of programs, including residential services and day and vocational programs. Our personalized approach maximizes each person's unique efforts to learn, grow and thrive in the communities they call home. REM Iowa is a partner of The MENTOR Network, a national network of local health and human services providers offering an array of quality, community-based services across the country.

In our Host Home program, people with intellectual and developmental disabilities
live in private family homes with dedicated caregivers who we call Mentors.

Are you a case manager, social worker or family member looking for community-based supports?  Make a Referral to learn more about how REM Iowa can help.

REM Developmental Services

2761 Oakdale Boulevard, Suite 4
Coralville, IA 52241
Tel: (319) 665-2440

REM Iowa and REM Iowa Community Services

402 Westcor Drive, Unit A
Coralville, IA 52241
Tel: (319) 545-1227

REM Iowa

1220 Industrial Avenue, Unit B
Hiawatha, IA 52233
Tel: (319) 294-0430

REM Iowa Community Services

1220 Industrial Avenue, Unit C
Hiawatha, IA 52233
Tel: (319) 294-0264

REM Iowa Developmental Services HCBS

1220 Industrial Avenue, Unit A
Hiawatha, IA 52233
Tel: (319) 378-9333

REM Iowa Developmental Services ICF/ID

750 North Center Point Road
Hiawatha, IA 52233
Tel: (319) 378-2940






via www.remiowa.com