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Iowa Suicide Support Groups

Cedar Rapids
Name of Group: Suicide Survivors Group
Foundation 2 Crisis Center
1540 2nd Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
Contact Person: Nancy Oehlert
(319) 362-2174
(800) 332-4224
in-state only
Meetings per Month: Two - Second and Fourth Tuesdays from 6-7:30 p.m.
Fee: No

Des Moines
Name of Group: Coping After Suicide
Polk County Crisis and Advocacy Services
525 SW 5th, Suite H
Des Moines, IA 50309
Contact Person: Kate Gilmore
(515) 286-2029
Meetings per Month: Two - Second Thursday at 6:00 to 7:30 p.m. and last Saturday of the month at 9:00 to 10:30 AM
Fee: No

Iowa City
Name of Group: Suicide Survivor's Support Group
Suicide Survivor's Support Group
1121 Gilbert Court
Iowa City, IA 52240
Contact Person: Keri Neblett
(319) 351-0140
Meetings per Month: One - First Thursday, from 7 to 8:30 p.m.
Fee: No

Mason City
Name of Group: Survivors of Suicide
North Central Iowa Survivors of Suicide
United Way of North Central Iowa
600 First Street, NW, Suite 102
Mason City, IA 50401-3238
Contact Person: Jennifer Kammeyer
(641) 423-1774
Meetings per Month: One - Third Saturday of each month, 10 a.m. to 12 Noon
Serves Kossuth, Winnebago, Hancock, Wright, Worth, Cerro Gordo, Franklin, Mitchell, Floyd, Butler counties as well as some counties in southern Minnesota.
Fee: No

Sioux City
Name of Group: Broken Silence Suicide Support Group
Broken Silence Suicide Support Group
c/o Christy Smith Funeral Homes
1801 Morningside Ave.
Sioux City, IA 51106
Contact Person: Brenda Zahnley
(712) 276-7319
Meetings per Month: 7 week group twice per year
Fee: No

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