CommUnity Crisis Services and Food Bank, formerly The Crisis Center, began as a suicide prevention hotline in 1970. (Read more about our history here.) We provide free, non-judgmental emotional support to anyone who needs it.
We lead several support groups in Iowa City. Learn about currently offered Support Groups
We offer a variety of trainings including Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training (ASIST), Question, Persuade, and Refer Gatekeeper Training (QPR), and Trauma Informed Care Training. Learn more about our Trainings