I’m sure at this point, we’re all feeling the pinch of our most recent utility bills. MidAmerican Energy warned customers of high prices this fall, but it didn’t do much to lessen the blow of a bill 85% higher than previous months. As first-time homeowners, my partner and I thought we were being savvy […]
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CommUnity Mobile Crisis Outreach is a service that provides free crisis counseling to individuals in Iowa.
LivingWorks ASIST is the world’s leading suicide intervention training program! About this event LivingWorks ASIST is a two-day face-to-face workshop featuring powerful audiovisuals, discussions, and simulations. At a LivingWorks ASIST workshop, you’ll learn how to prevent suicide by recognizing signs, providing a skilled intervention, and developing a safety plan to keep someone alive. Two knowledgeable, […]
Do you have some free time? Looking for a way to give back to your community? Our Basic Needs staff is in need of volunteers Monday through Friday from 9:00-12:00 at 1121 South Gilbert Court in Iowa City.
After all, giving back is the best way to spread holiday cheer.
The results are in! #GivingTuesday 2021 was a great success, thanks to YOU! In just one day, our community came together and donated an incredible $7,669.70 in support of our neighbors. With the matching gift from Deb and John Ockenfels, that puts our grand total over $10,000! With $10,000 CommUnity can… Train 100 new Crisis […]
Self-care is critical to your overall mental health. However, some of us often feel guilty when we take time for ourselves over being “productive.”
Winter is a time to spread warmth and care. This December, help us provide food and household necessities to our neighbors in need!
Here are some frequently asked questions to give a sense of what it’s like to call CommUnity’s crisis lines.