Are you ready to start on the path to recovery?

Recovery Begins with Hope. Call United Community Service at 515-280-3860

Are you ready to start on the path to recovery?

If you or a loved one is ready to seek treatment for substance abuse, mental health issues or primary health care issues, United Community Services is ready to help you. Our caring and attentive counselors, therapists, psychiatrists and medical team will work with you to develop an individual plan that gives you the best chance for long-term recovery.

You’ve taken an initial step of finding more information. Take the next step. Contact us today and start changing your life.

United Community Services offers a wide range of behavioral health treatment services. We currently provide these services in three locations:  Des Moines, Ankeny and Knoxville, Iowa. We also offer primary care services through our subsidiary, Franklin Family Practice, in our Des Moines office.

Our approach to treatment is individual and holistic. We believe that addiction, physical and mental health disorders affect many aspects of an individual's life as well as impacting society as a whole. We provide practical approaches to the development of personal empowerment and continuing recovery.

United Community Services (UCS) is organized as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization. Any donations made to UCS are tax deductible. We accept most medical insurance plans, private pay, Medicare and Medicaid. We also work with clients on a sliding scale fee system. If you need treatment, we will find a way to work with you regardless of your financial status.


The mission of United Community Services, Inc. is to provide quality health care focusing on recovery, mental and physical well-being.


UCS provides care in partnership with persons served and in collaboration with the community to improve health and quality of life. 

Individuals served are the cornerstone of our business and clinical standards. Our relationship with them must be built upon honesty, credibility, professionalism, and mutual respect.


UCS, Inc. does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected under federal, state, or local law.


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