NAMI- Iowa

NAMI is the National Alliance on Mental Illness. This organization provides support, advocacy, and resources for individuals and family members dealing with mental illness.

https://namiiowa.org/

 

Iowa Association of Community Providers

515-270-9495

www.iowaproviders.org

Information to locate a provider of mental health, residential and vocational services in Iowa.

 

Iowa Consortium for Mental Health

319-353-5436

www.ICMentalHealth.org

Conducts and supports mental health services research focusing on the occurrence, recognition, and treatment of serious mental illness in community-base setting.

Iowa Department of Human Service (DHS)

800-972-2017

www.dhs.state.ia.us

 

Iowa Legal Aid

800-532-1275

www.iowalegalaid.org

Along with attorneys from Volunteer Lawyer Projects, helps those facing basic issues of health, safety, and survival.

 

Iowa Medicaid Enterprise

515-725-1001

www.ime.state.ia.us

An endeavor that unites State staff and “Best of Breed” contractors into a performance-based model for administration of the Medicaid program. Medicaid is a state/federal program that provides health insurance for certain groups of low income people.

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)

Information on statistics, clinical trials and research. NAMI references NIMH statistics for our website and publications.

Phone: 1-866-615-6464

The Suicide Prevention Lifeline

Connects callers to trained crisis counselors 24/7. They also provide a chat function on their website.

Phone: 1-800-273-8255

The American Foundation for Suicide Prevention

Referrals to support groups, mental health professionals, resources on loss and suicide prevention information.

Phone: 1-888-333-2377

The National Domestic Violence Hotline

24/7 crisis intervention, safety planning and information on domestic violence.

Phone: 1-800-799-7233

Anxiety and Depression Association of America (ADAA)

Information on prevention, treatment and symptoms of anxiety, depression and related conditions.

Phone: 240-485-1001

Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance (DBSA)

Information on bipolar disorder and depression, offers in-person and online support groups and forums.

Phone: 1-800-826-3632