Mental Health / Disability Services
Benton County Social Services is an access point for residents of the Mental Health/Disability Services of the East Central Region (ECR) where people may apply for funding for services, receive referrals and get questions answered.
Iowa MHDS Regions are a proud partner of Brain Health Now.
Benton County Rural Access Hub
Provides "crisis stabilization", working with residents and other county departments & agencies to connect resources with those in need.
Open Monday-Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Call 319-436-0400 to schedule an appointment.
COVID Recovery Iowa
Iowans can access counseling services through the following options:
- Call 800-447-1985 to connect with a counselor specializing in rural issues and agriculture 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
- Call the Iowa Warm Line, 844-775-9276, to connect with a peer counselor or request to get in touch with a COVID Recovery Iowa counselor.
- Visit the COVID recovery Iowa website and complete a contact form and a counselor will get back to you.
Your Life Iowa - 3 Ways to Get Help
TALK 24 hours/day: 1-855-581-8111
CHAT Your Life Iowa Website
Your Life Iowa provides free confidential support and connect you to resources meant to help you get your life back on track.
Iowa Warm Line:
A peer-run, telephone-based, non-crisis, confidential, listening line for anyone struggling with mental health or substance abuse issues. The Warm Line is staffed by people who have been through a similar journey and are in recovery themselves.
NAMI Iowa: Website offering support groups & education to outreach & advocacy