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Over 200 people came together to raise over $100,000 in celebration of Heartland Counseling’s 45th Anniversary on Friday, July 22, 2022 with a Gala event with Presenting Sponsor R Perry Construction....read more here
Touching lives and making a difference. That’s what Heartland Counseling is all about, and thanks to the coordinated effort of Tyson Foods and Iowa Campus Compact, Heartland was able to do even more of that with summer intern, Nayely “Nelly” Godoy...(click the photo for the whole story)
Heartland Counseling Services provides Mental Health & Wellness Training for Local Law Enforcement
April 20, 2022 Press Release:
Heartland Counseling Services is excited to announce they have acquired property and will be "Breaking Ground to Stop the Stigma" at the site of their new facility this month!
The community is invited to join Heartland, the city of South Sioux City, lender BankFirst, and R Perry Construction on Tuesday, April 26, 2022, at noon for the official groundbreaking at 1201 Arbor Drive, South Sioux City. The South Sioux City Area Chamber of Commerce and the Siouxland Chamber of Commerce...(click image above for full story)
Union Pacific Railroad Foundation Grant Recipient, Heartland Counseling Services, Reflects on COVID Support
July 20, 2021 Press Release:
Although the start of the COVID pandemic was over a year ago, Heartland Counseling Services is still running at warp speed to meet the continued high demand of services for those still coping and managing their mental health and substance abuse challenges. One thing that got Heartland through that first year was the financial support of individuals, corporations, and foundations such as the Union Pacific Railroad Foundation...(click the photo for the whole story)
Sioux City Noon Lions Partners with Heartland Counseling Services’ School Based Mental Health Program
March 8, 2021 Press Release:
Heartland Counseling Services, a nonprofit organization committed to providing quality mental health and substance abuse services and education to the Siouxland community, is pleased to announce a grant award from the Sioux City Noon Lions. Grant funds from the Lions were awarded in support ...(click image above for full story)
9/3/2020 Press Release:
As a nonprofit organization committed to the Siouxland community, Heartland Counseling Services is pleased to announce that they secured a grant to help individuals in Nebraska impacted by COVID-19. The grant award of just over $400,000 allows for (click image above for full story)
7/17/2020 Press Release:
Thanks to the coordinated effort of Tyson Foods and Iowa Campus Compact, Heartland Counseling Services was able to host a paid Social Media and Marketing Intern, Tessa Renze. This program, now in its 3rd year, is funded by Tyson and allows nonprofits to host paid interns who are interested in the nonprofit sector. It benefits the intern who gets a chance to learn and it benefits the nonprofits who get a helping hand during ... (click Tessa's photo to download the entire story!)
Britton Chiropractic & Rehab Promotes Mental Health with Physical Health while Supporting Heartland Counseling Services
3/4/2020 Press Release:
Recognizing the importance of maintaining good mental health as well as good spinal/physical health, Britton Chiropractic & Rehab Clinic reached out to Heartland Counseling Services for their Spring Give-Back Program.
“Heartland just seemed like a natural fit – we are both ... (click on the check presentation photo for the entire story!)
01/07/2020 Press Release:
Employees and customers at F&M Bank’s three locations in Sioux City and South Sioux City came together to collect food and necessity items for The Life Center at Heartland Counseling Services. The donations came just in time for the Life Center participants gear up for the holidays.
“Giving is not just about ..." (click on the photo above to read the entire story!)
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Take the time to find out how those around you like to receive gratitude, appreciation and love. You’ll find that meeting them with the love language they most appreciate will help strengthen your relationships.
Journaling can not only improve your personal life, but it can also improve your altruistic focus. As it turns out, regular writing in a journal has a lot of surprising mental and emotional health benefits.
This September, remember to focus on you and your personal growth. Even small steps can add up to huge results over time. It all starts now!
Positivity is something you may not always possess, but there are ways to bring it into your life. Surround yourself with positive people, and remind yourself of the positive things in your life and the positive qualities you have.
Taking the first step to volunteer or get involved with an organization is hard, but these steps can help you dive in!
Back-to-school time can be a learning experience for everybody, even if you don’t have school aged children. It’s a time to remember that no matter where you are in life, you can continue to learn!
Water sustains life. Therefore, it’s vitally important to all of us. This August, celebrate National Water Quality Month by being aware of your water habits and taking steps to ensure clean water for everyone. When we have clean water, we can lead satisfying lives.
Family Fun Month is the perfect opportunity to celebrate the end of the summer before your children head back to school. Take advantage of these creative and altruistic ideas in order to have the best Family Fun Month possible this August.
Take advantage of the simple ways to find total wellness during August to celebrate National Wellness Month.
Take some time this week to think of a way that you can make a difference in the lives of others and go do it!
Whether you choose to volunteer your time, get involved in the community or even commit time to strengthening your relationships, living an altruistic life provides many ways to impact others around you.
Many of us fail to follow through on creating a new habit that truly sticks. However, If you’re looking for a way to build a habit that lasts, there are some tried-and-true steps you can take to succeed!
Buying food from farmers and ranchers has so many great benefits. Consider stopping by your local farmers market to enjoy the many advantages it has to offer.
Don’t wait until it’s too late to focus on your wellness. How you feel trickles into your everyday life, which is why it’s important for you to put your physical and mental health and wellbeing first.
When times are hard, it’s important to move forward and do what you can for others. Above all, open yourself up to listen and try to better understand the situation from your friend or loved one’s perspective.
June is the first official month of summer, which makes it the perfect opportunity to celebrate the great outdoors!
Memorial Day is an incredibly special time in America’s history. This weekend, do more than barbecue. Take time to truly commemorate the meaning of the holiday and celebrate the servicemen and women who have given everything to this country.
Summer is the perfect time to show your kids that giving back can be fun. Choose an organization that has a shared interest among your family and ask about volunteer opportunities.
All work and no giving back makes for a dull workplace! Talk to your employer about already existing programs such as matching gifts or time off to volunteer.
Use the power you have to make the world a brighter, better place, and you’re sure to also experience some of that kindness. Together, we have the power to change the world!
In order to preserve our beautiful planet, it’s going to take work from everybody. Encourage your family and friends to join you so that we can preserve the place we call home!
Now is the perfect time to join a local or national organization as a mentor to help make a difference in the lives of kids around the world. Check out these top reasons you should become a mentor today.
Whether you’re just getting started or a seasoned volunteer advocate, read on for ways that you can celebrate Global Volunteer Month and inspire others to join in to make our world a better place.
This April, celebrate Keep America Beautiful Month by working in your community to get up and clean up. There are lots of ways to beautify our world, and together we can keep it that way for generations to come.
If you want to live a more altruistic lifestyle, start by reprogramming your brain to think more positively. Try out these six tips to focus your thoughts and train your brain to be more positive.
Spring is a time of renewal, and cleaning doesn’t have to simply mean scrubbing the floors! Try these cleaning activities to promote a happy and healthy lifestyle.
Spring break is a time for rest and relaxation, but it has the potential to be so much more. Ask your kids about causes they’re passionate about and try to line those passions up with a local organization.
Women have made massive and inspiring contributions to our communities and the world. Use Women’s History Month as a reminder to celebrate the women in your life who inspire you every day.
In the spirit of “going green” this month, use this holiday as a reminder to focus on the world around us. Check out these ways you can give the month of March new meaning by going green!
Starting young is a great way to ensure you’re helping to shape givers for years to come, through volunteering and giving back to your community. Whether you’re inspiring your own kids or children in your community, it’s never too early to start inspiring the next generation!
There’s no doubt that times have been hard in the past few years, and we could all use a reminder to focus on our mental health. Check out these tips to help put yourself first for your overall well-being.
How will you spread love during the month of February? Use one of these ideas or come up with your own! You never know how much a small act of kindness will mean to a person. Get out there and spread the love!
February is the month of love, and we’re not just talking about Valentine’s Day. Now is a great time to give back in any capacity for any cause you’re passionate about!
Have no fear, because spring is around the corner, and warmer months are ahead. In the meantime, take as many steps as you can to boost your mood and help others along the way.
Use this as a reminder to commit acts of service to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Even after the holiday passes, his spirit can carry on. Explore new ways you can give back to your community, involve your family and friends and set attainable goals for yourself.
This January, celebrate National Blood Donor Month by taking steps to go out, roll up your sleeve and give. Set the tone for the month and the rest of the year to live more altruistically.
If you’re ready for fun and flurries this winter season, check out some of these great winter wonderland adventures to try with your family.
This new year, start off right by living more altruistically… for yourself. Establish new, healthy habits and goals to accomplish in 2022.
This time of the year is the perfect reminder to consider your altruistic and giving goals for 2022. Take a look below at some ways you can plan out your 2022 giving strategy, from fundraising to volunteering and random acts of kindness!
While the holidays are about spending time with others and spreading as much cheer as possible, it’s hard to spread cheer if you aren’t feeling great yourself.
How will you help spread the word or give back during Universal Human Rights Month? From volunteering to helping advocate and spread awareness, there are so many ways to get involved.
It's time to take part in the biggest giving day of the year! Celebrate GivingTuesday whether that be through giving your time, your gifts, talents or monetary contributions. Every gift, both big and small, helps make a difference.
No matter what holidays you celebrate, that means plenty more good times to be had before we ring in 2022. It also means it’s time to check in with your 2021 goals! From giving to volunteering to kicking a habit you hoped to leave behind, check out these tips to check in with yourself and finish out 2021 strong!
Remember to take care of yourself this holiday season and give back when you can. The spirit of the holiday is all about spending time with the ones you love and giving back where you can! Help spread holiday cheer this year for yourself and others by following these ten steps!
Think about the heroes in your life, whether it’s somebody you know, people in your community or even those across the globe. There are also tons of organizations you could partner with this holiday season to show heroes that you care. Here are some ideas to get you started.
How will you lead with kindness? There are so many ways you can put your best foot forward in the world. Wake up each and every day asking yourself how you can spread kindness in the world.
November is often associated with a time of giving thanks, and this year is no different. In order to get the most out of the month, we’re deeming this as the year to start early. Make the entire month about showing gratitude to those you love, and even strangers.
The spooky season is coming to an end before we know it, but that doesn’t mean we’re over October. Scary doesn’t always have to be bad. Instead, use these final weeks as a reminder to do some scary-good deeds and give back to your community.
In order to lead a truly altruistic life, it’s important to take stock of your own mental health, as well as those around you. There are a ton of free resources and tactics you can use to check-in and improve your mental clarity.
It’s hard to believe that another month has come and gone. As we enter October and inch closer to the holiday season, year-end giving and volunteering also ramps up.