Iowa City VA Health Care System
Mental Health Resources
Recovery Oriented Care
The Iowa City VA Health Care System is committed to providing recovery-oriented care to all Veterans and/or family members seeking services.
What is Recovery?
“A process of change through which individuals improve their health and wellness, live a self-directed life, and strive to reach their full potential.” - SAMHSA
The following information is an overview of VA Mental Health services and emergency care, links to information about Iowa City VA Health Care System and VHA Mental Health, and mobile and online apps.
- In case of emergencies call 911
- If Veteran is in crisis:
◦Call the Veterans Crisis Line 1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK) Press 1
◦Chat online: https://www.veteranscrisisline.net/get-help/chat
◦Support for deaf and hard of hearing 1-800-799-4889
- The IC VA Suicide Prevention team is available to assist with crisis intervention and care coordination for Veterans in crisis. Self-referrals and referrals from family, friends, service officers, health care providers, and other concerned parties are welcome. To contact the Suicide Prevention Coordinator:
Monday-Friday from 8:00 am – 4:30 pm call: 319-338-0581 x635868
A comprehensive list of recovery services offered at the Iowa City VA
Online & Mobile Resources
- Coralville Clinic
Hours of Operation
- M-F 8:00am-4:30pm