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House of Mercy


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The House of Mercy is an organization dedicated to assisting pregnant, parenting/non-parenting and adolescent/adult women in developing personal responsibility and independence through counseling, education and medical care in collaboration with other caring individuals.

House of Mercy is one of Iowa’s largest providers of transitional housing and clinical services for parenting women with addiction.

Essential services provided by the House of Mercy include:

  • Transitional and permanent housing
  • Meals
  • Transportation
  • Licensed childcare
  • Individual, group and family therapy
  • Addiction counseling services including relapse prevention education and therapy
  • Aftercare support
  • Twelve-step meetings
  • Primary medical care
  • Trauma counseling
  • Education and employment assistance
  • Skill development training in communication, parenting and nutrition
(515) 247-3121
1111 6th Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50314

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