Community Resources

Counseling Assistance

Crisis Intervention Services

641-585-1050 or 24 hour 1-877-295-6958

Mental Health Center of North Iowa

800-700-4692 Wednesdays
9:00 am – 4:00 pm in Forest City

Mercy One – Access Center 24 hour

800-433-3883 ext 6070

Mercy One – Behavioral Services

641-585-2904
Monday 9 am – 5 pm & Thursday 12 pm – 5 pm in Forest City
Child Psychology & Counseling

Private Counseling Services

641-585-3575

Hospice of North Iowa – Mason City Office

641-422-6208

Support Groups

AA, Alanon, Alteen, NA

585-2640

Relationship Group

641- 585-1050

Family Services

Family Alliance for Veterans of American (FAVA)

641-243-4103

Crisis Intervention Service

641-585-1050

Francis Lauer

641- 423-7362

Gerard of Iowa

641-423-3222

Central Rivers AEA

641-329-4200

Mercy Behavioral Services

641-585-2904

Financial Assistance

Department of Human Services Winnebago County

641-585-3271

North Iowa Community Action

641-585-5863 or 800-873-1899

Consumer Credit Counseling

641-421-7619

Clothing Assistance

Crisis Intervention Service

641-585-1050

Department of Human Services

641-585-3271

Food Assistance

Forest City Food Bank

641-585-1360
Open Mondays 1 pm – 4 pm

Department of Human Services

641-585-3271

North Iowa Community Action

641-585-5863 or 800-873-1899

Shelter Assistance

Crisis Intervention Service

641-585-1050 or 24 hour 1-800-479-9071

Francis Lauer Youth Shelter

641-423-7362

Northern Lights Homeless Shelter

641-380-0047

Abuse Assistance

Child Abuse Reporting

1-800-362-2178

Domestic Violence Assistance

Crisis Intervention Services

641-585-1050 or 877-295-6958

Sexual Assault/Rape Assistance

Crisis Intervention Service

641-585-1050 or 800-873-1899
877-295-6958 24 hr Crisis Line

Medical Assistance

Mercy Family Clinic Forest City

641-585-2904

Forest City Ambulance

Emergency 911, Non-Emergency 641-585-4634

24 Hour Medical Questions

Mercy Ask A Nurse 800-468-0050

Winnebago Public Health Nurse

641-585-4763

Legal Assistance

Legal Services Corp of Iowa

800-392-0021

Crime Victim’s Compensation

800-373-5044

Transportation Assistance

Forest City Taxi

641-585-4954

Winnebago County Transit

641-585-2435

Senior Services

Good Samaritan Society

641-585-2232

Forest Plaza Assisted Living

641-585-1555

RSVP Retired & Senior Volunteer Program

641-585-8294

Elderbridge

1-800-243-0678

Senior Community Center

641-585-2517

Meals on Wheels

641-585-2517