Guide to Iowa State Agencies
and Community Resources for Aging


Iowa Aging and Adult Services
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Iowa Center for Personal Assistance Services (PAS)
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Iowa Attorney General's Office
1305 E. Walnut Street
Des Moines IA 50319
Phone: 515-281-5164
Fax: 515-281-4209
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Iowa Board of Nursing
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Iowa Department of Human Services
Dependent Adult Abuse Investigations Outside Health-Care Facilities (Toll Free)
In-Home Health Program
Waiver Assisted Living Services
Waiver Assisted Living Services
The Iowa Department of Human Services makes a positive difference in the lives of Iowans we serve through effective and efficient leadership, excellence, and teamwork.
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Iowa Department of Financial Services and Insurance
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Iowa DRM Regional Resources Directory

Iowa Nursing Home and Long Term Care Resources
Search for an Iowa nursing home, assisted living facility, hospice or home health care agency.

Iowa Senior Citizen Transportation
Programs that provide for basic transportation and special arrangements for the elderly.

Iowa Senior Care
Iowa seniors care directory for retirement homes across North America, from, providing a comprehensive and user friendly guide to seniors care retirement homes and centers.
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Iowa Senior Directory
Many miscellaneous phone numbers for senior resources.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Telephone: (512)480-9797
Fax: (512)480-9799
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Family Eldercare, Inc.
Consultation and Referral
Telephone: (512)450-0844
Fax: (512)459-6436
[email protected]
A non-profit, United Way Agency serving older adults and persons with disabilities.
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Groups for the Elderly
Provides older adults education for and access to computer technology to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom. The non-profit SeniorNet teaches seniors (age 50 plus) to use computers and the Internet at over 140 Learning Centers nationwide.
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Social Security Administration

Toll Free: 1/800-772-1213
TDD: 1/800-325-0778
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Links to Federal Agencies for the Aging