Announcements

Free Mental Health First Aid Training: July & August 2022
Community and Family Resources & Prelude Behavioral Services Join Forces
Ames Same Day Access hours for 7/1/22
The Ames office Same Day Access hours are changing to be 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. today. They will be ending an hour earlier than usual. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact us at 515-232-3206 with any questions. You may also view our standard Same Day Access hours at https://www.cfrhelps.org/same-day-access.      
Outpatient Offices Closed for Independence Day
Community & Family Resources' outpatient offices will be closed on Monday, July 4, 2022 in observation of Independence Day. All residential-based programs will remain open 24/7 as usual and staff can be reached at 866-801-0085.
Same Day Access Evals Not Available June 25, 2022
Walk-in/same-day access substance use evaluations will not be available in Fort Dodge on Saturday, June 25, 2022. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please contact us at 515-576-7261 with any questions; you may also view our standard same-day access hours at: https://www.cfrhelps.org/same-day-access
Humboldt & Pocahontas Office Closure: June 6-10, 2022
The CFR outreach offices in Humboldt and Pocahontas will be closed the week of June 6-10, 2022. All scheduled services for these locations will be rescheduled. We apologize for any inconvenience. All other CFR locations will operate as usual and you may contact us at 515-576-7261 with any questions or concerns. 
Free Drug Trends Training: June 2022
Free Mental Health First Aid Training: June & July 2022
Outpatient Offices Closed for Memorial Day
Community & Family Resources' outpatient offices will be closed on Monday, May 30, 2022 in observation of Memorial Day. All residential-based programs will remain open 24/7 as usual and staff can be reached at 866-801-0085.
Ames Same-Day Access Evaluations Not Available May 6, 2022
Due to unexpected schedule changes, same-day/walk-in substance use evaluations will not be available at our Ames location on Friday, May 6, 2022.   Please refer to our Same Day Access page for more details on when walk-in substance use evaluations can be accessed at our Fort Dodge or Ames locations.    We apologize for any inconvenience and welcome you to reach out to our Ames office at 515-5232-3206 with any questions or concerns regarding the
Clarion Office Update
Community and Family Resources' Clarion office will offer outpatient substance use treatment services (including group and individual sessions) weekly on Wednesdays until further notice. Outpatient services will continue to be available at the other CFR locations as usual, and the details for same-day access/walk-in substance use evaluations at our Fort Dodge and Ames locations can be found here. Please feel welcome to contact us at 515-576-7261 at any time with questions or concerns about accessing
Stand Against Stigma Challenge
Please join Community and Family Resources, along with others across the nation, to fight stigma related to substance use disorders by participating in the Opioid Response Network’s Stand Against Stigma Challenge funded by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA). This 21-day challenge is an opportunity for individuals and organizations, particularly those working in healthcare and justice systems, to talk about their work and what can be done to reduce the
Early Office Closure on May 6, 2022
All of Community and Family Resources' outpatient offices will close early at 1:30 PM on Friday, May 6, 2022. On this date, the Fort Dodge and Ames same-day access/walk-in substance use evaluation hours will be 10:00 AM to Noon. **UPDATE as of May 5, 2022: Same-day access/walk-in substance use evaluations will not be available in Ames on May 6, 2022.***   All 24-hour services (such as the residential and detoxification units) will continue programming as normal.    Please reach
Free Mental Health First Aid Training: April & May 2022
Webster City Office Update
Community and Family Resources' Webster City office will offer outpatient substance use treatment services weekly on Thursdays until further notice. Outpatient services will continue to be available at the other CFR locations as usual, and the details for same-day access/walk-in substance use evaluations at our Fort Dodge and Ames locations can be found here. Please feel welcome to contact us at 515-576-7261 at any time with questions or concerns about accessing services.