Iowa City Update is a weekly video featuring City of Iowa City projects, programs, and events. Topics this week include a new effort to help youth struggling with anxiety and depression, hours of operation for the winter emergency shelter, and two virtual learning opportunities. Select the image below to watch Iowa City Update.

Youth Mobile Crisis Coordinator

CommUnity Crisis Services and Food Bank has added a new position to work directly with students who are struggling with mental health issues.

Winter Emergency Shelter

Shelter House is operating its winter emergency shelter to provide a safe, warm place for those who are experiencing homelessness.  

Online Climate Action Discussion

Join this online discussion to learn about the City’s climate initiatives and how you can make the most impact in helping us reach our greenhouse gas reduction goals.

LGBTQ 101 and Best Practices

Businesses and organizations can take advantage of this free virtual lunch and learn to discover ways to remove barriers and discrimination from the workplace. 

Date of publication

Monday, January 17, 2022