Announcements & Upcoming Events

Apr

26

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...

Apr

26

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...

May

1

Friday, May 1 at 1:30pm

"Bike Across America for Mental Health" stops in Iowa City

Mental health advocate Dave Romano will stop in Iowa City on May 1, part of his coast-to-coast bicycle trek across the country. Read More...

May

1

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...

May

4

Monday, May 4

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...

May

10

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...

Jun

1

Monday, June 1 - Friday, December 11

Communications & Fundraising Intern Needed

The Crisis Center is currently seeking a Communications & Fundraising Intern. This internship opportunity is intended to provide entry-level professional experience in nonprofit public relations, marketing and fundraising practices within our Communications & Development Office. 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...

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...