Announcements & Upcoming Events



Monday, January 12 - Thursday, April 30

Accepting Applications for Mobile Crisis Outreach Counselor

The Crisis Center of Johnson County is hiring part-time, on-call Mobile Crisis Counselors to provide daytime coverage (8 am to 4 pm) for the Mobile Crisis Outreach Team. The counselors will be responsible for responding to mental health crisis situations in Johnson and Iowa Read More...



Wednesday, April 1 - Thursday, 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...



Thursday, April 2 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Coping with Suicide Loss Group to Meet

A support group for those who have lost someone to suicide will meet at The Crisis Center's new space in the 1105 Project building at 1105 Gilbert Court, next door to our 1121 Gilbert Court location   Read More...



Saturday, April 11 from 11:00am to 1:00pm

2015 Solon Empty Bowls Benefit

Help raise awareness of hunger by attending the Fourth Annual Solon High School Empty Bowls Luncheon on Saturday, April 11 from 11 am - 1 pm.    Read More...



Monday, April 20

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, April 20. Read More...



Sunday, May 10 at 12:00pm

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

The annual Riverside Jam Music and Arts Project will raise food, money, and awareness on Saturday, May 10 at City Park in Iowa City. Admission to the music and arts festival is $10 or 10 canned goods. Proceeds will benefit The Crisis Center of Johnson County's Food Bank. Th Read More...



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...