Iowa Department on Aging

General Information

Iowa Department on Aging
Jessie Parker Building
Des Moines Iowa 1 50319-9025
(515) 725 3333
sherry.james@iowa.gov
http://www.iowaaging.gov/

Brief Description

The Mission of the Iowa Department on Aging is to develop a comprehensive, coordinated and cost-effective system of long term living and community support services that help individuals maintain health and independence in their homes and communities.

Staff

Linda Miller, Director, linda.miller@iowa.gov

Services Offered

  • Employment/Job Training
    • Offers job training, placement, job-seeking skills.

  • Health
    • Provides health screening, public health nursing, home health (as coordinated by AAA).

  • Health Services
    • Provides health screening, public health nursing, home health (as coordinated by AAA).

  • Information and Referral
    • Provides referrals to Area Agencies on Aging and information on other local aging services.

  • Services for Seniors