Announcements

Free Trainings Available in March 2024
We're excited to announce several upcoming trainings opportunites that the everyone is welcome to attend.    Kratom: March 5, 2024 from 10am-11am via Zoom. More details and the registraion link can be found here.   Stigma Associated with Substance Use Disorder: March 5, 2024 from noon-1pm via Zoom. More details and the registraion link can be found here.   Understanding Addiction & Recovery - Information for Family, Friends, and
New "Helping Women Recover" Group Starting in Ames
A new "Helping Women Recover" group will be held at our Ames office on Tuesdays beginning March 19, 2024. This 12-week substance use treatment group is for adults 18+ and will focus on topics such as self-esteem, trauma, and relationships. Check out the flyer here for more details or give us a call at 515-232-3206. 
Mental Health & Substance Use Treatment Now Available in Tipton
Early Outpatient Office Closure: March 1, 2024
All CFR outpatient offices will close early at 12:00 pm on Friday, March 1, 2024. All residential-based programs will remain open 24/7 as usual. Please contact your local office with any questions or concerns.
New STEPPS Group Begins March 5, 2024 in Ames
We're starting a new STEPPS Group at our Ames office on March 5, 2024. You may access the group flyer here and give us a call at 515-232-3206 to learn more!
March 2024 Training: Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ+ Individuals
Community and Family Resources will offer a free online training opportunity focused on Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ+ Individuals in March 2024. Click here for more information and registration details.  
Ames DUI Class Cancellation: February 16 & 17, 2024
The Ames DUI class originally scheduled for February 16 & 17, 2024 has been cancelled. All registrants are being contacted with rescheduling options. The class schedule for alternative class dates can be viewed here.    Please contact our office at 515-232-3206 with any questions.  
Mental Health Services Now Available in Washington
Fort Dodge Same Day Access Cancelled - Jan 13, 2024
Due to the continuing winter storm, the Fort Dodge outpatient office will not be open for same day access/walk-in evaluations on Saturday, January 13, 2024. You may find the same day access schedules for all locations here.
Inclement Weather: Jan.12, 2024
UPDATE 1/12/24 10:30 AM: The Ames and Boone outpatient offices are now closed due to weather conditions. The Fort Dodge outpatient office will close at 12:00 PM (noon).   UPDATE: 1/12/24 8:27 AM: The Des Moines outpatient office is now closed today due to weather conditions.   UPDATE 1/12/24 8:05 AM: The Iowa City outpatient office is now closed today due to weather conditions.   Due to forecasted inclement weather, CFR's Clarion office will be closed and the
Fort Dodge DUI Class Cancellation: Jan 12 & 13, 2024
Due to inclement weather, the Fort Dodge DUI class originally scheduled for January 12 & 13, 2024 has been cancelled. An alternate date has been added for January 19 & 20, 2024. All registrants are being contacted with rescheduling options.    The updated Fort Dodge DUI class schedule can be found here.   Please contact our office at 515-576-7261 with any questions.
Inclement Weather: Webster City & Rockwell City - Jan. 9, 2024
Due to inclement weather, CFR's outreach outpatient offices in Webster City and Rockwell City will be closed today, January 9, 2024. Please contact us at 515-576-7261 with any questions or concerns. 
Inclement Weather: Ames & Boone - Jan. 9, 2024
UPDATE 9:00 AM: Both the Ames and Boone CFR offices will be closed on Jan. 9, 2024 due to weather conditions.   Due to inclement weather, CFR's outpatient offices in Ames and Boone will open at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, January 9, 2024. Please contact us at 515-576-7261 for questions or concerns.
Inclement Weather: Iowa City - Jan. 9, 2024
UPDATE 1:07 PM: CFR's outpatient offices in Iowa City will now close at 2:00 PM due to deteriorating weather conditions.   Due to inclement weather, CFR's outpatient offices in Iowa City will close early at 5:00 PM today, January 9, 2024. There will be no evening groups or individual services. Please contact us at 319-351-4357 with any questions or concerns. 
Inclement Weather: Des Moines - Jan. 9, 2024
Due to inclement weather, our Des Moines outpatient office will close at 3:00 PM on January 9, 2024. Please contact us at 515-262-0349 with any questions or concerns.