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Peer Drop-In Center – KWQC Interview

We all have tough days where we need a listening ear. Vera French’s Peer Drop-In Center means you can talk to someone right away. Peer Support, Malisa Hipshur, explains to KWQC why this is such an important service in our area. The Peer Drop-In Center is open 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Monday…

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New Program: Crisis Stabilization

To learn more about our new Crisis Stabilization Program, check out the Quad-City Times interview with Program Manager, Kate DeRooi, LMHC. With generous funding from the Eastern Iowa Mental Health And Disability Services Region, Vera French has added a Crisis Stabilization Residential Services in Davenport.…

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Mental Health Awareness Night (7/18/19)

After a rainy May that led to postponing the first ever Mental Health Awareness Night at Modern Woodmen Park, we were excited to host the ballgame on Thursday, July 18th. The River Bandits wore mental health jerseys that were auctioned on behalf of services here at Vera French. Vera French staff held…

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Mental Health Awareness Night

We appreciate everyone who made it out to the ballpark to help us raise compassionate awareness for mental health. If you missed the game, check out KWQC’s highlights: Due to the flooding in Downtown Davenport, Mental Health Awareness Night has been rescheduled to Thursday, July 18th. All tickets dated…

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Attendees getting ready to cut ribbon in front of the Carol Center

Successful Grand Opening of the Carol Center

Vera French Community Mental Health Center held a grand opening, rededication, and open house for the Carol Center and featured the all-new Peer Support & Drop-In Center on Thursday, May 23rd at 10:00 a.m. The event was met with tremendous community support. Grand Opening speakers included: Paul…

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Carol Center Grand Opening

808 N. Harrison St. Davenport, IA 52803: Thursday, May 23rd, 10:00 A.M. DAVENPORT, IA – Vera French Community Mental Health Center is pleased to invite the community to a grand opening, rededication, and open house for the Carol Center featuring the all-new Peer Support & Drop-In Center on Thursday,…

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MST Kick-Off Event

Vera French Community Mental Health Center is excited to start the 1st Multisystemic Therapy (MST) team in the state of Iowa. We are hosting a kick-off event to allow the community to learn more about this ground-breaking, evidence-based treatment solution for at-risk juvenile offenders and their families…

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Rick's open house invitiation

Rick’s House of Hope Open House

Stop by Rick’s House of Hope on Thursday, November 29th from 5:00-7:00 p.m. to take a tour of our inspiring farmhouse and learn about the services this incredible program provides!  Please RSVP by November 21st at millerl@verafrencmhc.org or (563) 324-9580. Event is free to the public. Snacks…

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