Ascend Therapy and Wellness

(319) 242-2606

Ascend Therapy and Wellness offers individual therapy, family therapy, group therapy, and relationship therapy. Ascend Therapy provides ethical, genuine, and quality therapeutic counseling services to individuals and families, while upholding each person’s right to self-determination, compassion, and equality and provides empathetic interventions and treatments.

Behavioral Health Options

641-512-5565

Ken Zimmerman, LISW, provides individual counseling and services including: assessment, outpatient treatment, brief and urgent based interventions, consultation, mediation, family conferencing, training, employee assistance and contracted services. He accepts private insurance, Medicare and Title XIX. Sliding scale payment arrangements are also available for those without mental health coverage. He has an office in Mason City and also offers therapy on Mondays and Thursdays in Hampton by appointment. You may be able to get in without an appointment in an emergency. Satellite Office

Berryhill Center for Mental Health

800-482-8305

Dr. Melanie Porter, Psy. D. is a licensed psychologist who conducts psychological assessments and provides therapy to adults, adolescents, and children. She accepts private insurance, Medicare and Title XIX. She has training in the following forms of therapy: Cognitive-Behavioral, Behavioral, Dialectical-Behavioral, Parent-Child Interactional, and Interpersonal. Sliding scale payment arrangements are also available for those without mental health coverage. She is available on Fridays in Hampton by appointment. Satellite Office

Central Iowa Recovery

515-832-9550 or Local 641-373-0182

Intensive Psychiatric Rehabilitation Service provided by Central Iowa Recovery (CIR), is a service program delivered to adults with chronic mental illness by CIR staff with the mission of assisting individuals to “Choose, Get, and Keep” a life-changing goal in their “Living, Learning, Working, or Social” environments. Individuals receive 4 to 10 hours of service per week. Services are provided at a minimum of 1 hour per week of one-on-one contact and other contacts through groups or “cohorts” when beneficial to the individual. Individuals are assisted in developing the awareness necessary to choose a goal in their living, learning, working, or social environment. The focus is on the individual’s need to make a change, commitment to make a change, self-awareness, environmental awareness, and personal closeness. Satellite Office

Iowa Department of Human Services

800-873-1340 or 319-267-2594

Provides support and information on several topics with assistance for finances such as: food assistance, job training, cash assistance, child care, child support, medical insurance help, as well as mental health and disability services. No cost for information, individual service fees will vary. Medicaid and Food Assistance applications are available on-site at the Hampton office. Open by appointment only. Satellite Office

Iowa Vocational Rehabilitation Services

641-422-1551, ext. 44558

The mission of IVRS is to work for and with individuals who have disabilities to achieve their employment, independence and economic goals. To be eligible to receive vocational rehabilitation services an individual must have a disability which causes major problems in getting, preparing for, or keeping a job, and require VR services to be able to work. IVRS also assists the business community in the employment of qualified individuals with disabilities through no-cost consultation and employment services. Open weekly by appointment. Satellite Office

IowaWorks

(641) 422-1524

IowaWORKS provides a wide variety of employment-focused services for individuals 14 to 24 years old including job search assistance, educational opportunities, resume development, interviewing strategies, and career exploration. Satellite Office

Juvenile Court Services

641-423-8624

Performs intake and screening of all delinquent referrals made to the juvenile court by law enforcement and the supervision of children who have been found by the court to have committed delinquent acts. Satellite Office

Mason City Clinic Psychiatry

641-494-5170

Mason City Clinic offers psychiatric services monthly by appointment. This includes initial evaluation, determination of medication needs and medication monitoring. Sliding scale payment arrangements are available for those without mental health coverage. You may be able to get in without an appointment in an emergency. Satellite Office

North Iowa Community Action Organization

641-456-3431

Low Income Home Energy Assistance (LIHEAP) - Helps families pay a portion of their winter heating costs. A one-time payment will be made to a heating or fuel company to supplement the cost of heating bills. Additional financial assistance may be available for furnace repair/replacement and the cost of an air conditioner for medical reasons. Eligibility is up to 175% of the federal poverty level for the previous fiscal year. Open Tuesdays and Wednesdays in Hampton. Satellite Office

North Iowa Vocational Center - NIVC

515-571-2321

Since 1969, NIVC Services, Inc. has been “Helping People Work.” NIVC helps local businesses find reliable employees and provides support for the people they serve working in their communities. At NIVC Services, they know that when people work, they earn a sense of self-worth as well as a paycheck. Their training and employment services help over 400 people with disabilities earn nearly $1.5 million dollars in wages each year. These earnings benefit their clients, their clients’ families, and local businesses. NIVC Services matches dedicated, reliable employees to area business needs and provides job readiness skills, job placement, long-term follow along support, workforce diversity and has an 85% retention rate after 90 days.

One Vision

(641) 355-1208

One Vision is a nonprofit charitable organization that provides services to individuals so they may achieve greater independence through personal choice and community involvement. Connecting people with purpose is the essence of what we do. This includes helping individuals find jobs in their communities, supporting them in homes that meet their needs and wants, and encouraging them to pursue personal interests.

Prairie Ridge Integrated Behavioral Health

641-456-2365

A private, not-for-profit corporation that provides quality addiction treatment and prevention services to individuals and families. Prairie Ridge completes assessment and placement screening for adolescents and adults. They provide a number of specialized treatment groups, including the Access to Recovery Program, family therapy, gambling services, test for nicotine dependence, Women and Children’s Program, OWI programs, outpatient services for both adult and adolescents, and intensive treatment programs. No one is refused services for inability to pay, Medicaid and health insurance are accepted.