If you are experiencing a crisis, please call the helpline: 1-844-430-8520. This helpline serves individuals in the CROSS region of Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Monroe, Ringgold and Wayne Counties in Iowa.
If you are looking for information about disability services and resources in the state of Iowa, check out the Iowa COMPASS website! There you will be able to search for resources, buy or sell used equipment, and find sources for new equipment. You will also be able to access both current and archived newsletters filled […]
Mental health services in Iowa continue to change. As the state has mandated a shift from county-based services to that of regions, closing of state mental health institutions, and the need for mental health services continuing to rise, rural partners in our counties are left trying to put better systems in place. County Rural Offices […]
Mental and emotional health are often challenging to preserve in our modern-day, busy and hectic lives. To lessen the impact of stressful wear and tear, consider implementing some of these helpful strategies into your daily routine. 1. Maintain good physical health. This point is so basic it’s often overlooked. Our physical health affects our emotional health much […]
Iowa Department of Human Services has released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Governor Branstad’s Medicaid Modernization. This initiative aims to improve the coordination and quality of care while providing predictability and sustainability for taxpayers in Medicaid spending. A series of public meetings will be held regarding Medicaid Modernization. Access the press release for details […]