Jackson County, Iowa - Eastern Iowa Mental Health and Disabilities Service Region

 As of July 1, 2014, Iowa's community-based, person-centered mental health and disability services system provides locally delivered services, regionally managed with statewide standards.  Local access to mental health and disability services for adults shall be provided either by counties organized into regional service system or by an individual county that is exempted from joining a region as provided in Iowa Code 331.389. Adult residents of Iowa will have access to mental health and disability services regardless of the location of their residence.  Rule: Iowa Code 331.389.1.a.  Regional leaders, guided by the regional management plan, coordinate quality community services that support individuals with disabilities in obtaining their maximum independence.

The Eastern Iowa Mental Health and Disabilities Services (MH/DS) Region was formed under Iowa Code Chapter 28E to create a mental health and disability service region in compliance with Iowa Code 331.390.  The Region was approved by the Department of Human Services on May 23, 2013, and officially began operating on July 1, 2014.  The Region serves Cedar, Clinton, Jackson, Muscatine and Scott Counties, with a total population of approximately 298,523 according to the July 1, 2012 census.

For additional information, contact this office at the telephone number listed above, or visit the Iowa Department of Human Services website at: https://dhs.iowa.gov/mhds-providers/providers-regions/regions.

Jackson County Mental Health provides financial assistance to those meeting eligibility guidelines for the above services.




Additional information for the Eastern Iowa Mental Health and Disabilities Service Region - Jackson County

MH/DS Application for Funding
MH/DS FY 2015 Budget and Annual Service Plan
MH/DS Sliding Fee
MH/DS Management Plan
MH/DS Health Insurance Enrollment Brochure

Address :
311 West Platt Street
Maquoketa, IA 52060

Office Hours :
8:00 A.M. - 4:30 P.M.

Phone Number:
(563) 652-4246

FAX Number:
(563) 652-0337

Employees in Eastern Iowa MH/DS Region - Jackson County Office:

Coordinator of Disability Services:
Lynn Bopes

Administrative Assistant:


Care Coordinator/Monitor:



Related Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the E
astern Iowa MH/DS Region - Jackson County

Related Links:

Iowa Department of Human Services

Mental Health Recovery

Mental Illness Education Project, Inc.

National Empowerment Center

National Alliance on
Mental Illness
(NAMI)

Iowa State Association
of Counties (ISAC)


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