Ottumwa, IA Mental Health Services

Promise Center

Promise Center, located in Ottumwa, IA, is a mental health care program of the Southern Iowa Mental Health Center established in 1967. We envision a society in which all people have optimal mental health, where mental illness is recognized as a health issue, and where stigma and other barriers are eliminated. We are committed to providing a safe, nurturing environment for support and recovery.

Counseling Services - Ottumwa, IA - Promise Center

We offer:

  • Community support program for individuals with persistent mental illness
  • Day treatment and supported community living
  • Medication management and therapy
  • Age-appropriate activities and learning experiences
  • Social opportunities and community activities

Our value statements:

  • Respect for the human dignity and individuality of each person served
  • Support maximum self-determination for all individuals served
  • Committed to creating a sense of community and opportunities for mutually supportive relationships
  • Recognize the individual’s right to strive to live, learn, and work in the settings of his / her choice
  • Acknowledge the potential for individual recovery and that mental illness does not define the person

Our goals:

  • Provide opportunities for socialization, peer networking, and sense of belonging
  • Assist in community integration
  • Enhance consumer self-advocacy
  • Encourage empowerment by member involvement in program planning and activity
  • Provide awareness of and linkage to other community resources
  • Educate members and the community about mental illness and recovery

Contact Promise Center today at 641-683-6680.

Contact Information


Promise Center 230 E Main St  Ottumwa, IA 52501-2910
Promise Center
230 E Main St
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Hours of Business:
10:30 am – 4:00 pm Monday, Wednesday, and Friday
10:30 am – 8:00 pm Tuesday and Thursday
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm Saturday