About Mental Illness
A mental illness is a medical condition that disrupts a person’s thinking, feeling, mood, ability to relate to others and daily functioning.
What is Recovery?
Recovery from serious mental illness is not only possible, but for many people living with mental illness today, probable. The notion of recovery involves a variety of perspectives.
We're Here to Listen
Call the NAMI Helpline at
Every Central Iowan who needs help or seeks help deserves to receive it. Please refer to the following resources if you need financial help or assistance finding a support center.
Making support accessible.
You may be eligible for funding if you:
- Meet specific income and resource guidelines
- Reside in the CICS region
- Have had professional assessments completed that determine services are needed
This is your first point of contact when you’re seeking mental health services. A trained individual will assess your situation and your needs and provide you contact information for where you can seek help.
Find a provider that’s right for your needs, your situation and your location.
|1||Advanced Therapy Solutions/Optimae LifeServices||1730 1st Ave. E., Newton||641-787-9133|
|2||Berryhill Center for Mental Health||1610 Collins St., Webster City||515-832-6626|
|3||Capstone Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.||306 N. 3rd Ave. E., Newton||641-792-4012|
|4||Center Associates||9 N. 4th Ave., Marshalltown||641-752-1585|
|5||Central Iowa Residential Services Inc.||111 E. Linn St., Marshalltown||641-752-5762|
|6||Christian Opportunity Center||1602 N. 14th St., Indianola||515-961-3653|
|7||Crossroads Mental Health||1223 E. Buchanan St., Winterset||515-462-3105|
|8||Eyerly Ball Community Mental Health Services||105 S. Marshall, Boone||515-298-0181|
|9||Eyerly Ball Community Mental Health Services||2521 University Blvd, Ste. 121, Ames||515 598-3300|
|10||Eyerly-Ball Mental Health||1301 Center St., Des Moines||515-243-5181|
From Next Door To Across The Nation
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