5,420 nights served in 2021.
$97 – our cost to house one family for one night.
3,401 to-go meals distributed in 2021.
Enriching the quality of life for children and their families.
Key Services Provided
We offer a place to call home at little to no cost, so that families can stay together. At our two House locations, one inside MercyOne Children’s Hospital and one near Blank Children’s Hospital families are only steps away from their critically ill children.
Key Audiences Served
We serve families who have children aged 21 years or younger utilizing a medical facility in the Des Moines area. Our families reside all across Central Iowa.
Ways to Give
- Legacy planning/Appreciated Stock Volunteering at events
- Serve on a committee
- Host a Dip Jar at your business
Board of Directors
Dr. Kyle Hickman
Dr. Matt Petty
1441 Pleasant St | Des Moines, IA 50314 | (515) 243-2111 | www.rmhdesmoines.org