Get Involved

Orchard Place is the oldest locally-based charity in Des Moines providing mental health services and expertise to nearly 10,000 children from birth to age 22 annually.

If you share our passion for helping youth and their families cope with mental health illnesses and behavioral health challenges, we have several opportunities for you to get involved with our mission. Whether you're interested in employment, volunteer opportunities or would like to make a monetary donation to an event or program, Orchard Place offers something for everyone.

Careers at Orchard Place

We deliver expert care from a multidisciplinary team of professionals who are dedicated to making a difference in the lives of youth and families. All full-time positions offer competitive salaries and a full benefit package. View our current job openings and apply online today!

Des Moines Volunteer Opportunities

Interested in sharing your skills and talent with children who need it most?  Volunteers assist our staff and impact the lives of youth as mentors, classroom assistant, tutors or special interest volunteers and more. Apply today!

Donate to Orchard Place

Monetary gifts help make all of Orchard Place's programs and events possible. Online giving makes it easy, fast and convenient to give to a specific program or event, make a donation in memory of a loved one, or explore your options for lifetime and/or estate giving. Donate Now!

Start Making a Difference Today!

For more information on volunteering at Orchard Place, please contact:

Megan Ronnenberg
Director of Volunteers
925 SW Porter Avenue
Des Moines, Iowa 50315

Phone: (515) 287-9621
E-mail: mronnenberg@orchardplace.org