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Iowa Warm Line is available when you just need to talk to someone.

When there's no support... and the world seems so cold... Call the WARM line... And take your life off hold! The Warm Line is a peer-run, telephone-based, non-crisis, confidential listening line for anyone struggling with mental health or substance abuse issues. The line is staffed by people who have been through a similar journey and are in recovery themselves. Call:…

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I’ve thought about trying a bereavement support group…

Does that describe you? You've been reading about bereavement support groups, but have hesitated because you're not sure if it would be right for you, or you're worried that you might start to cry, or you think that no one wants to listen to your problems. Bereavement support groups are "safe places" to tell your story in the company of…

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Why We Are Here

Iowa Helpline serves a great need in East Central Iowa. With individual community access to crisis services on the decline, many in crisis turn to the medical or law enforcement community for assistance. Iowa Helpline exists to be a qualified, intermediary step, allowing people to get professional mental health assistance in a less stressful and traumatic environment, and without spending…

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