Easterseals Iowa

Our Impact

1 in 4 Iowans has a disability.
>2,500 Iowans served each year.
93¢ of every dollar supports programming.


Easterseals Iowa is leading the way to 100% equity, inclusion, and access for people with disabilities, families and communities.

Key Services Provided

We provide a wide range of services and supports through 19 unique program lines, include the addition of brain health and crisis stabilization in 2021. We provide camp and respite, employment services, assistive technology, rural solutions, independent community living support, integrated childcare and so much more!

Key Audiences Served

For children and adults with disabilities, and their families, Easterseals delivers support and drives action to increase access and enhance quality of life. We’re reducing poverty and homelessness, improving health care and employment, and empowering people of all ages and abilities to be full and equal participants in their communities.

Ways to Give

  • Make a donation at eastersealsia.org
  • Consider including Easterseals Iowa in your will or estate planning
  • Volunteer as a group or an individual to make a difference
  • Sponsor an event
  • Rent our indoor heated pool or other facility

Board of Directors

Wade Anderson
Erik Bonstrom
Rochelle Burnett
Ellie Burns
Jean Clausen
Diana Collins
Marianne Coppock
Chris Costa
Steve Despotovich
Andrea Dose
Lisa Dwight
Scott Gojkovich
Patty Housby
Chris Jorgensen
Colleen Ladd
Patrick McConnell
Michael Miano
Lucas Nelson
Kim Pfiffner
Alex Sandvig
Jennifer Schumann
Denis Scott
Norm Sterzenbach
Chris Tigges
Derek Trobaugh
Carl Vieregger
Dr. Joyce Vista-Wayne

401 NE 66th Avenue | Des Moines, IA, 50313 | (515) 289-1933 | www.eastersealsia.org

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