Resources last updated: July 10, 2015
Hope 4 Iowa Crisis Call Line - 844-673-4469
The Hope 4 Iowa Crisis Call Line connects individuals in crisis to a helping hand and the resources to address and improve mental wellness. Available 24/7. For residents of Cass, Fremont, Harrison, Mills Monona, Montgomery, Page, Pottawattamie or Shelby counties.
Family Crisis & Support Network - 1-866-647-9596
FCSN is a not-for-profit agency offering free and confidential services to Southwest Iowa victims of crime including domestic violence and sexual assault. Services include, but are not limited to, court advocacy, medical advocacy, safe home/shelter, law enforcement advocacy, referrals, resources, and counseling. This organization is the Mills County contact for the Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault (IowaCASA) www.iowacasa.org. Hours: 24/7 Payment: Services provided free of charge.
Hope Counseling - 712-527-3030
Brett Phillips, LISW, 1201 S. Locust, Glenwood, Iowa, Confidential Services, Payment - Accepts Insurance, Iowa Medicaid, Financial Assistance Available.
Choices Counseling - 712-328-3700
Ron Barube, MS, LMHC, Confidential Services, Payment - Accepts Insurance, No Sliding Fee Available
Kathy Bustos, Counseling - 712-527-9991
Certified Bio-feedback Therapist, Confidential Services, Payment - Accepts Insurance, No Sliding Fee
Alegent Health, Counseling Services - 712-527-3699
Michael McGargill, MS, LMHC; Confidential Services, Payment - Accepts Insurance, Medicaid, No Sliding Fee
Mills County Public Health - 712-527-9699
Julie Lynes, LBSW, MA, Support, resource referral - Free and Confidential
Jill McAleer - Victim Coordinator, Mills County Attorney's Office - 712-527-5233
Free and Confidential
Phoenix House - Vicky Lynn Anderson - 712-256-2059 Ext 3
Domestic Abuse/Sexual Assault - short-term counseling, resource & referral, Group or community presentations, Free and Confidential
Catholic Charities Family Crisis Hotline - 1-888-612-0266
Resource and referral for any family crisis. Free and confidential.
Project Harmony - 1-402-595-1326
Counseling referrals for abuse issues, family advocates available - Free & Confidential Services
ReachOut - 1-800-273-8255
Free On-line resource for teens getting through tough times and 24 hr hotline.
Iowa Teenline - 1-800-443-8336
When you just don't know who to talk to. Teenline can help - information and 24/7 hotline for any topic affecting teens. TDD Hotline: 1-800-735-2942, www.extension.iastate.edu/teenline/
Centering Corporation - 1-866-218-0101
Non-profit organization dedicated to providing education on grief and loss for professionals and the families they serve. www.centering.org
Iowa Substance Abuse Information Center - 1-866-242-4111
Free and confidential access to treatment providers and prevention programs; Find the answers to your questions related to substance abuse, mental health or proglem gambling. www.drugfreeinfo.org
Alcoholics Anonymous - Council Bluffs - 712-328-9979
Free and confidential
West Central Development Corporation - 712-624-8172
Low income energy assistance, weatherization, Senior Aide employment and training, outreach with food pantry, clothing room and emergency food and shelter.
Hotline Phone Numbers:
- Crime Victims Hotline: 1-866-689-HELP (4357)
- Rape & Sexual Assault Hotline: 1-800-656-4673
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-TALKS (8255)
- TDD Phone Number for all Hotlines: 1-866-604-5350
- Child & Dependent Adult Abuse Hotline: 1-800-362-2178
- Domestic Abuse, Sexual Assault & Violence - HELP!: 1-800-696-5123
- Bets Off Problem Gambling Line: 1-800-238-7633
- Iowa Coalition Against Domestic Violence: 1-800-942-0333
- Girls & Boys Town National Hotline: 1-800-448-3000
Malvern Community Schools/East Mills High School
Carrie Currin, Counselor, Work: 624-8645, Cell or Text: 402-960-9721
Sarah Engelhardt, School Psychologist, AEA 13, Work: 624-8645, Cell: 402-658-6300
Pastor Carl Phillips, Malvern United Methodist Church
Church: 624-8320, Home: 624-8573
Pastor John Rutz, St John's Lutheran Church, Hastings
Pastor Mike Stevens, Hillsdale/Silver City United Methodist Church
Church: 525-1057, Cell: 402-669-3526
Legal Aide for Iowa - 1-800-432-9229 (Under age 60) - 1-800-532-1275 (age 60+)
This list is not inclusive of all services available but is intended to provide a starting place for anyone needing assistance. Updates to this list will be made periodically.