CommUnity Crisis Services and Food Bank is hiring Crisis Intervention Specialists to provide crisis counseling, crisis screening and suicide intervention overnight to clients via phone, chat and texting platforms. Crisis counseling involves using active listening and empathy-based skills systems to meet the client’s emotional needs for the short-term.
How Training Can Prevent Farmer Suicide It’s no secret the agricultural industry is experiencing turmoil right now, but, according to one local farmer, we might be facing a farm crisis unlike any we’ve seen before. Mike Deahr farms in Muscatine County and, though he boasts 32,000 head, he’s still considered in just the 20th percentile […]
The Food Bank Department Volunteer Supervisor is responsible for supporting the daily operations of the Food Bank Department and its volunteers in a fun, fast-paced work environment. Included in this position are the training and onboarding of Food Bank volunteers, direct client services, and clerical duties.