Contact Information

Jan Shaw

Phone Numbers


8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday


Johnson County Health & Human Services Building
855 S Dubuque Street
Iowa City, IA 52240

The Mental Health and Disability Services department provides services, provides support and funding for individuals with disabilities.  Click here for further information on how to access services and information.

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MHDS Phone Directory


Iowa Warm Line

Talk: 1-844-775-9276, 5 pm - 10 pm


Loved Ones Safe and Together (LOST) is a free program to assist in identifying and locating community members separated from their families or caretakers. Click here for more information about LOST


Your Life Iowa

The East Central Region uses Your Life Iowa as the statewide crisis line, making free crisis calls and text available to anyone in Iowa.

Your Life Iowa provides free information and referral, counseling, crisis service coordination, and linkages to crisis screening and mental health services 24 hours a day.

Call (855) 581-8111 or text (855) 895-8398