The Iowa Lions Eye Bank would like to provide a variety of useful resources to ILEB employees and their families, including dependent care resources, legal aid, counseling services, mental health resources and a variety of other service providers.

Institutional Resources



Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault

Employee Resources

Legal Services

Pregnancy Prevention

Runaways and Youth Center


Suicide, Crisis, Distress and Mental Health

  • National Suicide and Crisis Lifeline – dial 988
  • Crisis Text Line - Text “HELLO” to 741741
    The Crisis Text hotline is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week throughout the U.S. The Crisis Text Line serves anyone, in any type of crisis, connecting them with a crisis counselor who can provide support and information.
  • Your Life Iowa - If you need someone to talk or if you need help accessing mental health resources, Your Life Iowa is available 24/7 to talk over phone, text or live chat. Call: (855) 581-8111 | Text: (855) 895-8398 | Chat:
  • The Trevor Project - World’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) young people. Call: 866-488-7386
  • Disaster Distress Helpline - Call or text 1-800-985-5990
    The disaster distress helpline provides immediate crisis counseling for people who are experiencing emotional distress related to any natural or human-caused disaster. The helpline is free, multilingual, confidential, and available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
    2-1-1 Information,
    Counseling, Crisis Line
    United Way Information & Referral
    24 hours / 7 days
  • NAMI Iowa: Mental Health Support, Education & Resources

Utilities, Housing & Living Assistance