About Us

Raccoon Forks Microbusinesses are a division of Optimae LifeServices, Inc. Optimae LifeServices provides health care and human services for individuals with disabilities and mental illness in 36 Southeastern and Central Iowa counties. For nearly three decades, we have equipped our customers with supports and services that encourage choice, empowerment and community integration.

Our programs include community-based, behavioral health, home health and residential care services. We advocate for the rights and needs of approximately 3,900 Iowans each year, providing the quality of care we would want for our own family.

Optimae creates jobs for the people we serve in central Iowa by developing and operating Raccoon Forks Microbusinesses. By matching people’s skills with the work they love, our microbusinesses provide people with a valued role while helping their financial situation and helping them become active members of the community. Employees at our microbusinesses receive one-on-one job coaching and the support they need to build skills and be successful on the job.