West Des Moines Human Services holds a school supply distribution for qualifying, low-income West Des Moines residents in August each year. Income verification is required. The 2018 distribution dates are August 14th, 15th and 16th. Appointments are required to receive supplies - registration begins July 9th. Please call 222-3660 for more information.
School physicals and immunizations are also offered for qualifying low-income, uninsured or under-insured youth at the Mae E. Davis Free Clinic. The Mae E. Davis Free Clinic is located in the Eddie Davis Community Center at 1312 Maple Street, West Des Moines. No appointment necessary. Walk-ins welcome on Tuesday evenings between 7 pm and 8:30 pm.