Chaplains & Pastoral Care at Blank Children's Hospital | Des Moines

UnityPoint Clinic - Express

180 Jordan Creek Parkway, Suite 120
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Altoona

2720 8th St. SW
Altoona, Iowa 50009

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UnityPoint Clinic Urgent Care - Ingersoll

2103 Ingersoll Ave., Ste. 2
Des Moines, Iowa 50312

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Urgent Care - Ankeny

3625 N. Ankeny Blvd.
Suite E
Ankeny, Iowa 50023

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Urgent Care - Lakeview

6000 University Avenue
Suite 101
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266

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Urgent Care - Merle Hay

4020 Merle Hay Road
Suite 100
Des Moines, Iowa 50310

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Urgent Care - Southglen

6520 SE 14th St.
Des Moines, Iowa 50320

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2901 86th Street
Urbandale, Iowa 50322

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Blank Children's Hospital

Chaplains & Pastoral Care

Blank Children's Hospital offers hospital chaplains to provide spiritual and emotional support. Our chaplains serve many faiths and traditions. As members of your child's care team, our chaplains can offer your family comfort during the treatment process.

We welcome calls - day or night - from patients and families. Our chaplains can help your family with:

  • Difficulty coping.
  • Feelings of anxiety, fear, guilt, vulnerability, discouragement, sadness or loneliness.
  • Major decisions.
  • Meaning or purpose in life.
  • Spirituality as a source of strength and meaning for you and your child.
  • Spiritual questions.
  • Prayers and religious practices.

Chaplains are available 24 hours a day to provide support. Priests and clergy of other faiths may be contacted upon request. Call the operator for assistance.

Our Chapel

The Jeanne Hoff Goodwin Chapel is located on the first floor of Iowa Methodist Medical Center and is open 24 hours a day for prayer, meditation and quiet reflection. You may also write concerns in the prayer journal, which our chaplains pray through daily.