COMMUNITY NEED: Physical, Mental & Emotional Well-Being & Safety
18% of our neighbors report having poor mental health for nearly 2 weeks of each month.
United Way's Health and Safety initiatives, along with our investments in a variety of cmmunity partners, are committed to making a positive impact on the emotional and physical well-being of the whole person.
Our Social and Emotional Support initiatives are designed to foster meaningful connections, spread positivity, and uplift individuals who may benefit from an extra dose of care.
Of the 154,000 adults in Iowa who did not receive needed mental health care last year,
29.3% DID NOT BECAUSE OF COST
UNITED WAY IMPACT: $379,788 in Partner Investments to agencies meeting health needs: