Announcements & Upcoming Events

May

25

Friday, May 1 - Sunday, May 31

Stuff Etc. "Charity of the Month" in May

 Stuff Etc. has selected The Crisis Center as its "Charity of the Month" this May. Shoppers at all three Eastern Iowa stores will have the opportunity to make cash donations in umbrella receptacles by the register. Additionally, on Saturday and Sunday, May 2 Read More...

Jun

1

Monday, June 1 - Tuesday, June 30

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...

Jun

8

Monday, June 8

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 this spring. Volunteer Applications are due Monday, June 8. Read More...

Jun

15

Monday, June 15 at 5:00pm

Accepting Applications for Communications Coordinator

The Crisis Center is seeking applications for a full-time Communications Coordinator to join its Communications & Development team. Electronic applications (a cover letter, resume, three writing samples and one design sample) will be accepted at Read More...

Jun

28

Sunday, June 28 at 1:00pm

Community Summit on Ending Hunger

 The Community Summit on Ending Hunger is scheduled for Sunday, June 28, 1 p.m. at the Coralville Public Library, 1401 5th Street. Read More...

Sep

7

Monday, September 7

Fall 2015 Crisis Intervention volunteer deadline

 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...

Sep

8

Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30pm

Veterans and Suicide: A Community Conversation

 The public is invited on Tuesday, September 8 to view the Oscar winning HBO documentary, "Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1," followed by a discussion with veterans and crisis intervention coordinators. The event is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. at the Iowa City Public Library, 123 S. Linn Street, in meeting room A. Read More...