Announcements & Upcoming Events

Apr

17

Tuesday, April 1 - Wednesday, April 30

"Shower" The Crisis Center with Baby Products

We need the community's help to stock our shelves with necessities for babies - things like formula, diapers, food, and wipes. Read More...

Apr

21

Monday, April 21

Thai Flavors Benefit

Dine in for lunch or dinner on Monday, April 21 at Thai Flavors Restaurant in Iowa City and a a portion of the day's proceeds will be given to The Crisis Center. Read More...

Apr

22

Tuesday, April 22 from 9:00am to 4:00pm

Send Silence Packing

An interactive display on the University of Iowa campus on Monday will help bring awareness to the 1,100 college students who die by suicide each year. The UI Pentacrest, near the corner of Madison Street and Iowa Avenue, will host 1,100 backpacks, each displaying a photo a Read More...

Apr

26

Saturday, April 26 at 9:00am

Johnson County NAMIWalk

 The National Allliance on Mental Illness of Johnson County will host its annual NAMI Walk fundraiser on April 26 at Terry Trueblood Recreation Area, 4213 SE Sand Road in Iowa City. To register, donate, or learn more about the event,Read More...

Apr

26

Saturday, April 26 from 10:00am to 11:00pm

Riverside Jam - "Non-Stop Jamming" for The Crisis Center

The annual Riverside Jam will raise food, money, and awareness on Saturday, April 26 at City Park in Iowa City. Admission to the music and arts festival is $10 or 10 canned goods. Proceeds will benefit Read More...

Apr

26

Saturday, April 26

Volunteers needed for Hawkeye football spring practice

The Crisis Center needs help collecting food donations during the University of Iowa football team's spring game. The game is on Saturday, April 26 and fans are invited to bring food donations for The Crisis Center. We need volunteers to help collect food from patrons as th Read More...

Apr

26

Saturday, April 26

West Music guitar event to benefit Crisis Center

West Music in Coralville, 1212 5th Street, will offer a free guitar restring and food drive event for acoustic and electric guitars from 10 a.m.-8 p.m. on Saturday, April 26. D'Addario will provide strings at no charge to participants. Participants only need to bring in four Read More...

May

6

Tuesday, May 6 from 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Scrabble Fundraiser - Spell your Support for The Crisis Center

Come and have some fun playing Scrabble while benefiting The Crisis Center! This benefit will be held on Thursday, May 1 from 6:30 to 9 p.m. at 1105 Gilbert Ct., next to The Crisis Center. Read More...

May

10

Saturday, May 10 at 11:00am

Miss Foundation "Kindness Project"

 The MISS Foundation will collect baby items to donate to The Crisis Center at a special event on May 10 at Iowa City Park. The Kindness Project will start at the conclusion of the Kind Read More...

May

19

Monday, May 19

Deadline for Crisis Intervention Volunteer Applications

The Crisis Center needs new volunteers for the 24-Hour Crisis Line and IowaCrisisChat.org. More than 100 volunteers from diverse backgrounds serve as crisis intervention volunteers, offering emotional support to those in need. Read More...