WHAT IF I DON’T HAVE INSURANCE?
WE CAN STILL HELP YOU!
Our services are covered by most insurances. There is no cost for no insurance, and we will not turn anyone away.
Who is appropriate for I-START Clinical Services?
Individuals with intellectual/developmental disabilities who are experiencing externalizing mental health symptoms such as aggression or self-injurious behavior. The individual may be a high utilizer of crisis services, challenging to support in the community, or have a recent or ongoing deterioration in skills and abilities.
What is I-START?
I-START is a team of professionals extensively trained in the metal health aspects of intellectual/ developmental disabilities. I-START provides community-based crisis prevention and intervention services to individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disability (IDD) and mental health needs.
I-START promotes systemic, person-centered approaches and provides outreach, training/education, clinical and systemic consultation, crisis plan development, 24/7 crisis support and follow up.
How to Access I-START Services
- Download and fill out I-START Referral form (.docx).
- Gather requested documents mentioned on the first page of the document.
- Email the form and the requested documentation to email@example.com.
To get additional information on our program, please call 641-525-0401
Mobile Crisis – no cost
What is Mobile Crisis?
Elevate Mobile Crisis Response team runs 24/7/365! We offer onsite and in-person interventions to individuals experiencing a mental health crisis. We are here to help you at your home or any other location.
Who can we help?
Youth, Adults, Families. ANYONE, ANYWHERE!
How to access services?
Call or text our partners at YOUR LIFE IOWA and they will dispatch our mobile crisis responders directly to your location.
What counties do we serve?
Black Hawk , Butler, Grundy, Tama, Mitchell, Floyd, Winneshiek, Allamakee, Chickasaw, Howard, Fayette, and Clayton counties.
- Crisis Observation Services
- Law Enforcement Liaisons
- In-Home Crisis Stabilization
- 24/7 Crisis Line
- 23-hour Observation and Holding
Mental Health Therapy
Covered by most insurances or no cost if no insurance. We offer services such as Crisis Observation Services, trauma-informed care therapy, cognitive behavioral therapy, gene sight testing, medication-assisted treatment (MAT) Lab testing in the office or at your home.
Covered by most insurances or no cost if no insurance. Psychiatric evaluation in office or at your home.
Substance Use Disorder Treatment
We offer an array of services to individuals struggling with substance use disorders.
Peer Support: Tuesdays 5:30-7:00 PM & Fridays 9:00-11:00 AM. 1:1 Peer support available by appointment as well.
Green Zone Training: Military transition training available for employers, community members, etc. Covers struggles facing Veterans who are returning to the civilian world after serving United States.
To book your Green Zone Training please contact Emily Meier, Veteran Support Specialist at 319-610-0473.
Special Events/ Upcoming Events:
Female Veterans Retreat
October 3rd, 2021
Hicks Place, 6658 Pashby Rd. Cedar Falls, IA 50613
Outreach: Building community partnerships with other Veteran organizations and agencies
For more information on Veteran Support please contact Emily Meier at 319-610-0473.
Need immediate assistance?
For immediate assistance please call our partner at Your Life Iowa. IF THIS IS A LIFE-THREATENING EMERGENCY PLEASE CALL 911