Community Resources

 

Sometimes, we just need a helping hand.
There are many resources available in our community that are waiting for your call.
Click here for Linn County's comprehensive list
 
Below is a quick list of some of those resources.

Help Lines

Foundation 2 Crisis Line – 362-2174 (1800-332-4224) - 24 hours

Lifeline Suicide Prevention toll free number at 1-800-273-8255 (TALK). - 24 hours

Mercy Access Services – 398-6476 - 24 hours

Iowa Warm line 1-800-775-9276 5pm to 10 pm

Iowa Helpline - 1-855-800-1239

Focus on the Family Suicide Resources

ADDICTION

1. Alcoholics Anonymous – 319-365-5955 (There is a Solution meets at Peace Church Thursdays 8 pm

2. Al-anon – 319-365-5955

3. Cedar Valley Recovery Services -  319-363-2678

4. Celebrate Recovery - 319-365-5088

5. Sedlacek Treatment Center - 319-398-6226

6. Unity Point St. Luke's Hospital -  (319) 363-4429

AIDS/HIV

Linn County Health Department  - 892-6000 – ask for clinic

CHILD CARE

Crisis Child Care – 393-6355

CLOTHING

Salvation Army - 364-9131

COUNSELING

Abbe Center – 398-3562

Catholic Charities – 364-7121

Keys To Living - 377-2161

Lutheran Family Service of Iowa – 393-1000

DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Independent Dispute Resolution – 373-2033 

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

Waypoint – 363-2093 (800.208.0388)

EMPLOYMENT ASSISTANCE

Job Corp. – 232-8240

Project Start at Kirkwood – 398-4934

FINANCIAL COUNSELING

Horizons – 398-3943

FOOD ASSISTANCE

Click here for a complete listing, by day of the week

GAMBLING

SASC Gambling Treatment Program - 1888-771-6771 24 hour crisis line; local - 319-294-1599

GENERAL ASSISTANCE

Salvation Army – 364-9131

Helping Hands – 366-2651

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program – 393-7811

GRIEF

St. Luke’s Hospice – 369-7744

HEALTH CARE

His Hands – 862-2636

Linn Community Care – 730-7300

Community Health Free Clinic – 363-0416

Medical Lending Closet -  362-1929

(We have no association with any of the following home care organizations, and therefore, cannot gurantee any services)

Accurate Home Care – 319-558-5219 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

All Heart Home Health – 319-241-7560 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

Always Best Care – 319-826-4536 –Non-medical Provider

Care Pro Home Health – 319-363-1284 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

Comfort Care – 319-294-3527 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

Home Choice Senior Care – 319-363-2721 –Non-medical Provider

Home Instead Senior Care – 319-247-0400  –Non-medical Provider

Homewatch Caregivers – 319-364-2823 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

Linn County Home Health – 319-892-5780 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

Synergy HomeCare – 319-775-2920 – Non-medical Provider

Therapy Solutions – 319-861-3322 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

To The Rescue – 319-550-1890 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

True Living Comfort Senior Care – 319-334-4730 – Minor Medical and Non-medical Provider

Recover Health – 319-373-6294 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

ResCare HomeCare Services – 319-363-3318 – Medical and Non-medical Provider

HOUSING RESOURCES 

Emergency Shelter (One call for all shelters) - 366-7999

PREGNANCY

Bridgehaven Pregnancy Support – 364-8967

REFUGEE

Iowa Department of Human Services – Refugee Services - 800-362-2780 

United Way - 211

Linn County Resources

SENIOR ASSISTANCE

Linn County Senior Assistance Program – 892-5770

SEXUAL ABUSE

Waypoint – 363-2093

SUBSTANCE ABUSE

Area Substance Abuse Council – 390-4611

TEEN HELP

Foundation 2 Youth – 362-2174

TOOL LENDING LIBRARY

Matthew 25 - 319-362-2214

TRANSPORTATION

CABS (Coalition to Augment the Bus Service) – 363-1321 ext 3

LIFTS – 892-5170

UTILITY ASSISTANCE

Hawkeye Area Community Action Program (HACAP) – 393-7811

Linn County General Assistance – 892-5850