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EASTERN IOWA Reentry Support Resources

Compiled October 2018

STATEWIDE RESOURCES:

Gambling Anonymous:  1-800-BETS OFF

Narcotics Anonymous:  1-800-897-6242  or www.iowa-na.org

Name

Location

Contact Information

Services

Notes

One Eighty

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Davenport

601 Marquette St.

Davenport, Ia 52802

phone: 563-424-4589

www.oneeighty.org

contact person:

Rusty Boruff, executive director

Houses men and women who are coming out of incarceration, domestic abuse, sex trafficking, homelessness or addiction.  Teaches Christian principals, assign mentors and help with furthering education.

Inside Out Reentry *RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Iowa City

500 N. Clinton Street

Iowa City, IA 52245

Main: (319) 338-7996

Cell: (319) 621-6263

http://www.insideoutreentry.com/

contact person: Michelle Heinz

insideoutreentry@gmail.com

Drop-in & Resource Center

  •  tutoring
  •  life skills classes
  •  employment readiness
  •  housing
  • resource information

Living Beyond the Bars

Cedar Rapids and statewide

Reentry Organizer:  Mike Cervantes

319-321-9450

mhcervantes@gmail.com

  • Provide information on resources across the state..
  • Will assist and provide information via Corrlinks

In Cedar Rapids and Iowa City, they hold support meetings for family/friends.

RISE program (Reintegration initiative for Safety and Empowerment)

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Cedar Rapids

1700 B Ave NE

Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Main: (319) 200-4130

http://riseprogramcr.org/

Contact person: Mary Crandall

Mgc@imonmail.com

Guidance on:

  •  finding a job
  •  finding housing
  •  food
  •  transportation
  •  creating plans & goals

Can be contacted through Facebook

Housed in/near Mission of Hope:

http://www.missionofhopecr.org/

Community Action

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Davenport, IA

500 East 59th Street, Davenport IA -

(866) 324-3236

  • Food pantry
  • Resource guide
  • Housing assistance

Community Action

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Muscatine, IA

Muscatine Mall

Muscatine IA

(866) 263-9290

  • Food pantry
  • Resource guide
  • Housing assistance

Community Action

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Clinton, IA

240 N Bluff Blvd,

Clinton IA

(866) 243-5220

  • Food pantry
  • Resource guide
  • Housing assistance

Community Action

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Tipton, IA

101 Lynn Street

Tipton IA

(800) 920-3191

  • Food pantry
  • Resource guide
  • Housing assistance

Safer Foundation

*RECOMMENDED FIRST STOP

Davenport

605 N. Main St.

Davenport, IA 52803

(563) 322-7002

Contact:  Sue Davison

Sue.Davison@saferfoundation.org

www.saferfoundation.org


Employment:

  • Orientation, intake, and retention
  • Adult transition centers
  • Transitional Employment Program

Alcohol and Drug Dependency Services (ADDS)

Wapello

304 Highway 61 North
Wapello, IA 52653
Main: (319) 523-8436

http://www.addsiowa.org/index.php/about-us/

Chemical dependency services

First Resources Corp. Sigourney

Sigourney

102 South Main St.
Sigourney, IA 52591
Main: (641) 622-2543

http://www.firstresources.us/

Mental health services; Individual/family therapy; drop in centers

Disability Services:  641-622-2120

First Resources Corp. Washington

Washington

114 West 2nd St.

Washington, IA 52353

Main: (319) 591-8176

http://www.firstresources.us/

Mental health services; Individual/family therapy; drop in centers

Optimae

Washington

1415 West 5th St. Suite C
Washington, IA 52353
Main: (319) 653-6571

http://www.optimaelifeservices.com/

contact person: Cokie Ikerd

cikerd@optimaelifeservices.com

Supported community living, supported employment, career connections, intensive psychiatric rehabilitation, habilitation, home- and community-based services

Need funding to qualify.  Most participants have SSI Disability.  

Optimae Cedar Valley Region

Cedar Rapids

2750 1st Ave. NE Suite 420
Cedar Rapids, IA 52402
Main: (319) 364-4803

http://www.optimaelifeservices.com/

Habilitation community/site homes, intellectual disability waiver

Need funding to qualify.  Most participants have SSI Disability.  

Optimae Mississippi Bend Region

Muscatine

1409 Wisconsin St.
Muscatine, IA 52761
Main: (563) 263-5585

http://www.optimaelifeservices.com/

Home- and community-based services, habilitation services, supported community living, community integration, mental health outreach

Need funding to qualify.  Most participants have SSI Disability.

Retrograde Ministries

Kalona

507 3rd St
Kalona, IA 52247
Main: (319) 779-1024

http://www.retrogradeministries.com

contact person: Michael Evans

m.evansretro@gmail.com

Men's program for men 18+. They house, care for, and train around 30 students a year.

This is a six month in-house program, followed by six months' supervised placement in the community.

The Safe Place Foundation

Cedar Rapids

527 6th Avenue SE
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401
Main: (319) 366-3430

http://www.safeplacefoundation.org/

contact person: Tony Ashby or Ross Hauser -

office@safeplacefoundation.org

A drug- and alcohol-free living environment with ongoing staff support, community volunteer involvement and peer-to-peer mentorship. (40 bed program: 6 Phase One beds and 34 Phase Two beds)

Jesus Mission Church and Pearl City Outreach

Muscatine, IA

509 Mulberry Ave.

Muscatine, IA 52761

(563)264-5430

Sharon Phillips

563-264-3805

Pearl City Outreach: helps with jobs, rides to work, sack lunches, laundry, showers all free. Emergency shelter available.

Jessica Faye’s Closet

Muscatine, IA

908 E 9th St.

Muscatine, IA 52761

(563)263-0800

M-Th 10am-2pm

Free clothing, furniture, bedding, etc.

Island United Methodist

Muscatine, IA

2598 Stewart Rd. Muscatine, IA 52761

(563)263-0674

M & W 9am-12pm

Lighthouse Food Pantry: 3rd Tues. every month 2-5:30 pm. Lighthouse Clothing Closet: 2nd Saturday every month 9-11 a.m.

AA

Cedar Rapids and other communities

(319)365-5955

Alcoholics Anonymous® is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism.

Call # to find location of meetings in your area (even if not in Cedar Rapids).

IowaWORKS Center – Davenport

902 W Kimberly Rd., Ste. 51  

Davenport, IA 52806

Phone: (563) 445-3200

Email: Region9.Web@iwd.iowa.gov

IWD (IowaWORKS) provides a variety of help for finding employment.  

Also:  

The majority of the offices across the state also offer a workshop that prepares individuals who have criminal histories for employment.

IowaWORKS Center – Iowa City

1700 S 1st Ave.

Iowa City, IA 52240-6036

Phone: (319) 351-1035

Email: Region10.Web@iwd.iowa.gov

IWD (IowaWORKS) provides a variety of help for finding employment.  

Also:  

The majority of the offices across the state also offer a workshop that prepares individuals who have criminal histories for employment.

IowaWORKS Center – Cedar Rapids

4444 1st Ave. NE Cedar Rapids, IA 52402

Phone: (319) 365-9474

Email:Region10.Web@iwd.iowa.gov

IWD (IowaWORKS) provides a variety of help for finding employment.  

Also:  

The majority of the offices across the state also offer a workshop that prepares individuals who have criminal histories for employment.


Courtesy of Inside Out Reentry Community and Living Beyond the Bars