Why choose ChildServe?
The Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC) recognized ChildServe as an organization that meets rigorous guidelines for service and quality. Our accreditation in durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) reflects our commitment to providing exceptional care to families in Iowa.
Who We Serve
Traumatic Brain Injury
Spinal Cord Injury
We Know Kids
Improving Comfort and Safety
Life with More Mobility
Frequently Asked Questions
Who serves children through the Adaptive Equipment Program?
Who is eligible to receive Adaptive Equipment?
How are referrals made?
Referrals can be made calling our Operations Coordinator at 515-331-4518. Our Operations Coordinator will help identify a funding source and send out an application for services.
How are services authorized and funded?
Therapy services are funded through Iowa Medicaid, private insurance, or private pay. Services are authorized by the individual’s payor source and require a physician’s order, which ChildServe can help the family find. The fees for each specific child and service will be discussed during the intake process.
Where are services provided?
- ChildServe – Ames
- ChildServe – Johnston
We also offer on-site adaptive equipment support for children enrolled in childcare at the ChildServe Childcare Center in Johnston or children receiving Day Health services at our Des Moines location.
When are services provided?
- Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
- Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
View our Annual Outcomes
ChildServe - Johnston
ChildServe - Ames
ChildServe improves the health and well-being of nearly 5,800 children each year through specialized clinical, home, and community-based programs and services. We serve children with developmental delays, disabilities, injuries, and other special healthcare needs.