Announcements & Upcoming Events



Sunday, June 1 - Sunday, August 31

Join the Fan Club and Help a Client Stay Cool

Unfortunately, the hot summer months are just around the corner for many Crisis Center clients who don’t have or can’t afford to use air conditioning. For them, air movement from a fan can help bring a little relief. Our fan distribution efforts began four years ago through a generous estate gift. Those funds have been depleted but client needs have not. Read More...



Tuesday, July 1 - Wednesday, July 31

Thanksgiving in July

 Thanksgiving in July is just around the corner and The Crisis Center needs your help. Read More...



Tuesday, July 29

Dine & Donate for Thanksgiving in July

Mark your calendar for a night out on Tuesday, July 29 at these participating Iowa City restaurants for a portion of proceeds to be donated to The Crisis Center as a part of Thanksgiving in July. Read More...



Wednesday, August 6

Deadline for Food Bank Volunteer Applications

Interested in becoming a volunteer for The Crisis Center's Food Bank & Emergency Assistance program? There are openings to join our team in February. Volunteer Applications are due Monday, August 6. Read More...



Monday, September 8

Deadline to Apply for Crisis Intervention Volunteer Program

The Crisis Center of Johnson County needs open-minded, compassionate and dependable individuals to join our Crisis Intervention (CI) program as 24-Hour Crisis Line counselors and Crisis Chat specialists. Read More...



Thursday, September 11 at 6:30pm

Stand Up For Mental Health - Comedy to Burst Stigma

Counselor and stand-up comic David Granirer will visit Iowa City for a presentation on mental health on Thursday, Sept 11. The event is scheduled for 6:30 in the University of Iowa Public Health Auditorium. David suffers from depression, but uses humor as a way to build con Read More...



Sunday, September 14 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm

Out of the Darkness Walk 2014

Join us for The Out of the Darkness walk, happening on Sunday, September 15 to remember those lost to suicide, support families and friends, and raise awareness.   Read More...