CRISIS SERVICES

Heart of Iowa Community Services partners with groups to provide 24/7 emergency assistance to those in need.
MOBILE CRISIS
P: 911 or Non-Emergency Dispatch

The Mobile Crisis Response Team is a Genesis Development Program which provides emergency crisis assessment and intervention to residents of Audubon, Dallas,  and Guthrie Counties in conjunction with Law Enforcement.  The Mobile Crisis Team can be contacted through 911 or local law enforcement dispatch offices.

Mobile Crisis provides short term crisis assessment and intervention to individuals of all ages who are experiencing a mental health crisis.  Individuals will be assessed regardless of insurance status.

*Mobile Crisis is available 24 hours a day/7 days a week.
*Mobile Crisis is access through the use of law enforcement in Dallas, Audubon, Guthrie, and Greene Counties.
*Mobile Crisis is staffed with mental health professionals.
*Typical calls include suicidal thoughts, strange or bizarre behavior, uncontrolled panic or anxiety.
*Mobile Crisis does not typically respond to calls in which the individual in solely in need of detox.

SAFE HARBOR - Crisis Stabilization Unit

P: 515.438.2331
706 Cedar Avenue
Woodward, IA 50276

The purpose of Safe Harbor is to reduce the number of people who, during a mental health crisis, are involuntarily or inappropriately incarcerated.

Individuals typically stay at the Safe Harbor less than a week.  During that time, they are connected to a network of appropriate community resources to assist in their recovery.

Safe Harbor’s Services Include:
*A safe, recovery oriented environment
*Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
*Professional, short-term intervention
*Links to ongoing supports, services, and community resources

Admission Criteria:
*18 years or older
*Experiencing psychiatric symptoms
*Voluntary admission
*Not a danger to themselves or others

WHAT CAN WE HELP YOU FIND?

Heart of Iowa Community Services Representatives are always available to help connect you with the services you need.