Local Resources - MindSpring Mental Health Alliance
Local Resources - MindSpring Mental Health Alliance

Local Resources

If you are in a crisis situation Call 911 – advise the dispatcher it is a mental health crisis situation and ask for assistance from the Des Moines Mobile Crisis Unit.. For more information, go to "Get Help" on this website.

Your Life Iowa Crisis Lifeline - Call:  1-855-581-8111  Text:  1-855-895-8398
          Alcohol - Drugs - Gambling - Suicide - Mental Health - Vaping and E-Cigarettes
Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Veterans Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 1-800-273-TALK (8255)
Drug and Alcohol Help Line - 1-866-242-4111
All are available 24 hours/day - 7 days/week

PACT - Program for Assertive Community Treatment Provides care level of an inpatient psychiatric facility within the consumer's home.- 515-241-0982

RESTORE - First Episode Psychosis - 515-241-0982 - a team of mental health and medical professionals who offer comprehensive outpatient services for individuals who have experienced an episode of psychosis or those who are experiencing psychosis and getting treatment for the first time. The individual and their family are included in these wrap around services.

PATH (Broadlawns Hospital) - Positive Alternatives to Hospitalization (long term)

PATH - Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness 515-281-3128 (short term assistance)

Iowa Concern 1-800-447-1985
Access to an attorney for legal education, stress counselors, and information and referral services on a wide variety of topics

  Polk County Health Services
Child and Adolescent Mental Health Services in Polk County and Surrounding Area; Mental Health Services in Polk County for Adults; Polk County sponsored drug discount program Call 286-3895
  Community Services Guide
Compiled by EveryStep
  Families of Iowa Network for Disabilities
The ASK Resource Center 515-243-1713 or 800-450-8667 includes: Parent and Training Information Center and The Legal Center for Special Education
  Iowa Citizen's Aide/Ombudsman's Office
For complaint issues involving state agencies or state institutions (515)281-3592 or 1-888-426-6283
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