Covid Recovery Iowa Resources - MindSpring Mental Health Alliance (formerly NAMI Greater Des Moines)
Covid Recovery Iowa Resources - MindSpring Mental Health Alliance (formerly NAMI Greater Des Moines)
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Covid Recovery Iowa Resources

Covid Recovery Iowa Resources

Covid Recovery Iowa Resources are made possible through a FEMA grant to the Dept. of Human Services as a result of the ongoing pandemic and August 2020 Derecho.  Services are free, provided virtually and will be available through the end of June 2021.  An application has been filed for an extension of time past June 2021.

Connection Points:

COVID Recovery Iowa is on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Discord and You Tube

www.COVIDrecoveryiowa.org

Iowa WARM Line – 844-775-WARM (9276) - Provides confidential access to peer counseling and can connect people with services

Iowa Concern – 800-447-1985 - confidential access to stress counselors and an attorney for legal education, as well as information and referral services for a wide variety of topics

Spanish Line – 531-800-3687 - confidential access to stress counselors and an attorney for legal education, as well as information and referral services for a wide variety of topic
 

Agricultural and Rural Education available on request:

Stress on the Farm – Strategies that Help Farmers with stress reduction

Stress on the Farm – Strategies to Help Each Other During a Pandemic


Services for Older Iowans
Social Check-ins and Coffee Chats, Musical Telegrams, Life Stories, Pen Pals, Tech Support for Residents,
Family and Caregiver Support, Staff Support + Facebook groups (see below)

 

Ongoing sessions:

Avoiding Burnout in a Crisis – The ABC is for Self Care

Question. Persuade. Refer (QPR) – Three simple steps anyone can learn to help save a life from suicide.

Workplace Diffusion – Virtual one-hour sessions are a safe place to talk about the way work has changed due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Facebook Groups and Activities

8 Dimensions of Wellness 
A Home For Hobbies 
A Place For Everything 
A Place For Everything 
Book Club For Elders 
Book Club 
COVID Numbers 
Domestic Violence 
Easing Anxiety Over Covid-19 
Four Legged Therapy 
How Does Your Garden Grow
Inclusion For All
Iowa - A -Zinnia 
Meditation & Yoga 
Meet The (Grand)Parents 
Month of Sundays
Next Level Gaming 
Over Coffee 
Parenting In A Pandemic 
Songs From The Good Old Days With Carlene Hall
Story Starters 
Substance Use 
Sunday Connections 
Tell Me A Story 
Village of Hope 
Vivo En Iowa 
Well, That Looks Good Enough To Eat 
Work Resources 

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