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Crisis in Mental Health, Substance Use or Suicidal Thoughts

All ages who are in crisis experiencing a mental health or substance use emergency and require emergency care.   Call or Text 988 or Chat 988lifeline.org/chat   24/365 Mercy Hospital or St. Luke’s Hospital ER   Mercycare.org   Unitypoint.org/cedarrapids   (319) 362-2174 Foundation 2 Crisis Line   Foundation2.org What To Expect Emergency care. Criteria for… Read more →

Issues with Alcohol, Drugs, Gambling, Suicidal Thoughts, and Mental Health

All ages seeking counseling for alcohol, drugs, gambling, suicidal thoughts, and mental health concerns. Your Life Iowa   Crisis Line 855-581-8111   24/365   Yourlifeiowa.org   What To Expect Speak with a person who will listen and offer immediate support through crisis counseling, information, and referrals to additional resources.

In-person Counseling for Crisis Mental Health and Substance Use

All ages who are experiencing a mental health crisis.  Foundation 2 Mobile Crisis Outreach   319-362-2174    24/7   www.Foundation2.org What To Expect A team will respond to your location within an hour and provide assessment and counseling.   Mental Health Access Center   319-892-5612 or Walk-in   7 days per week 8:00 am –… Read more →

Same Day Mental Health Assessment for Non-Life-Threatening Conditions

All ages seeking mental health or substance use services. ABBE CENTER FOR COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH   319-398-3562 to inquire about walk-in hours   Monday – Wednesday 8:30 am – 2:30 pm       Thursday – Friday 8:30 am – 10:30 am   Abbehealth.org What To Expect Walk-in assessment by a licensed professional.

Domestic Violence

All ages of survivors of violent crimes seeking guidance and advocacy for domestic violence. WayPoint   319-531-7089   24/365   Waypointservices.org   What To Expect Support and guidance for survivors of domestic violence

Peer Warm Line for Non-Crisis Mental Health or Substance Use Struggles

Adults experiencing a mental health or substance use struggle seeking a peer run, non-crisis resource. Abbe Center for Community Mental Health   844-775-WARM (9276)   24/365   Abbehealth.org   What To Expect Confidential listening line with people who have been through a similar journey.

Grief Support

Adults needing grief care. Cedar Memorial   319-393-8000   24/365   Cedarmemorial.com   What To Expect Short- and long-term support for those who have experienced loss.

Other Community Resources for Food, Housing, Medication, etc.

EMERGENCY SHELTER   Call 211   TOGETHER WE CARE Help for individuals to find assistance with food, housing, transportation, employment, and more.  TogetherWeCare.UnityPoint.org   Linn County Public Health Comprehensive list of services available in the area. Information is updated annually  https://www.linncountyiowa.gov/130/Community-Resources

Who is responsible for oversight and administration of the MedQuarter?

The Cedar Rapids MedQuarter is a self-supported municipal improvement district (SSMID) and it is governed by a commission that is appointed by the mayor and City Council. Learn more about the MedQuarter SSMID Commission here.

What medical and business services exist within the Cedar Rapids MedQuarter?

Visit the Cedar Rapids MedQuarter directories or our Plan Your Visit page to find services within the district: Business Directory Medical Directory Plan Your Visit