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Mental Health Support Services:

National Suicide Prevention Line  

We can all help prevent suicide. The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

Phone: 800-273-8255

 

Turning Leaf Counseling 24/7 Crisis Hotline

A qualified mental health professional can be reached 24/7 in the event of an emotionally-disruptive crisis by calling Turning Leaf Counseling at (641) 421-2089.

 

The Trevor Project (Support for LGBTQ youth and allies.)

Trevor Lifeline – A crisis intervention and suicide prevention phone service available 24/7 at 1-866-488-7386.
TrevorText – Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200. Standard text messaging rates apply.
Available on Thursdays and Fridays between 3:00pm – 9:00pm EST/12:00pm – 6:00pm PTCall the Trevor Lifeline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness

1-800-950-NAMI (6264) or info@nami.org

The NAMI HelpLine can be reached Monday through Friday, 10 am–6 pm, ET.

 

Crisis Text Line

Crisis Text Line is free, 24/7 support for those in crisis. Text 741741 from anywhere in the USA to text with a trained Crisis Counselor.

 

 

 

Substance Abuse Services:

Treatment Referral Hotline

SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.

Phone: 1-800-662-4357

 

 

 

Domestic Violence Services:

National Domestic Violence Hotline

Callers to The Hotline at 1-800-799-SAFE (7233) can expect highly trained, experienced advocates to offer compassionate support, crisis intervention information and referral services in over 170 languages.

 

loveisrespect.org

Loveisrespect’s purpose is to engage, educate and empower young people to prevent and end abusive relationships.

Chat at www.loveisrespect.org

Text loveis to 22522*

Call 1-866-331-9474

 

RAINN (Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network)

The National Sexual Assault Hotline is available 24/7:
Telephone: 800-656-HOPE (4673)
Online chat: online.rainn.org
Español: rainn.org/es

 

Crisis Intervention Service

cishelps.org

24-Hour Crisis Line:

– Domestic Abuse: 855.424.9133

– Sexual Assault: 800.479.9071

 

Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 

The Childhelp National Child Abuse Hotline 1-800-4-A-CHILD (1-800-422-4453) is dedicated to the prevention of child abuse.  The hotline is staffed 24 hours a day, 7 days a week with professional crisis counselors who, through interpreters, can provide assistance in over 170 languages.

www.childhelp.org 

 

 

 

LGBTQ Services:

Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health

22 N Georgia Ave,  Ste 300

Mason City, IA 50401

Phone: 641-421-9320

www.cghealth.com

STD testing for ages 14 and up. HIV testing (free to qualifying individuals). Free STD testing (must be county resident). Free condoms. Immunizations. Call 641-421-9320 for an appointment. LGBT friendly.

 

The Trevor Project (Support for LGBTQ youth and allies.)

Trevor Lifeline – A crisis intervention and suicide prevention phone service available 24/7 at 1-866-488-7386

TrevorText – Text “Trevor” to 1-202-304-1200. Standard text messaging rates apply.
Available on Thursdays and Fridays between 3:00pm – 9:00pm EST/12:00pm – 6:00pm PTCall the Trevor Lifeline 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

LGBT NATIONAL YOUTH TALKLINE

Toll-free 1-800-246-PRIDE

Phone: (1-800-246-7743)

HOURS:

Monday thru Friday from 1pm to 9pm, pacific time

(Monday thru Friday from 4pm to midnight, eastern time)

Saturday from 9am to 2pm, pacific time

(Saturday from noon to 5pm, eastern time)

Email: help@GLBThotline.org

 

 

 

STD Testing Services:

Cerro Gordo County Department of Public Health

22 N Georgia Ave,  Ste 300

Mason City, IA 50401

Phone: 641-421-9320

www.cghealth.com

STD testing for ages 14 and up. HIV testing (free to qualifying individuals). Free STD testing (must be county resident). Free condoms. Immunizations. Call 641-421-9320 for an appointment. LGBT friendly.

 

 

NICAO Family Health Center 

100 1st Street NW, Suite 200

Mason City, Iowa 50401

Phone: (641) 423-5044 or (800) 657-5856

www.nicao-online.org

Family Planning offers quality, confidential health care. Medical services are provided by nurse practitioners trained in family planning health care.  Costs for service at NICAO’s family planning clinics are based on ability to pay.

 

 

 

Birth Control Services:

NICAO Family Health Center

100 1st Street NW, Suite 200

Mason City, Iowa 50401

Phone: (641) 423-5044 or (800) 657-5856

www.nicao-online.org

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