If you want to be in the know about what’s going on at our organization, you’ve come to the right place.
Heartland Counseling Services is delighted to announce the successful completion of a transformative project aimed at creating a more welcoming and child-friendly therapy space. This initiative was made possible through the generous support of the Siouxland Community Foundation's Fund for Siouxland. ... click link to read full article
The Life Center (TLC), Heartland Counseling Services’ day rehab center providing support for Siouxland adults facing severe persistent mental health and substance abuse challenges, proudly announces the successful completion of a transformative project aimed at enhancing emergency response capabilities and member safety. This initiative was made possible through the generous support of a grant from the United Airlines Trust Fund, contributing ... (click link to read whole story)
Heartland Counseling & Healthy Blue Partner to Raise Awareness of Mental Health Services and Substance Abuse Recovery Month with Walk & Fair!
Heartland Counseling Services and Presenting Sponsor Healthy Blue invite you to join them on September 9th, 2023 for a FREE Mental Health Awareness Walk & Fair at Heartland’s new building ... [read more by clicking the image above]
Over 200 people came together to recognize important community members and raise funds in support of mental health. The event, held at Marriott South Sioux City Riverfront began with ... (click icon/photo to read the whole story)
Sioux City Noon Lions Partners with Heartland Counseling Services’ Life Center Healthy Meals Program
April 2023 Press Release:
Heartland Counseling Services is pleased to announce a grant award from the Sioux City Noon Lions in support of The Life Center’s Meals & Nutrition Program that provides healthy meals to the members. [click title to read full article]
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)
Be sure to check back regularly to get our latest news updates. Below find links to our blog.
There are ways we can challenge ourselves to grow in empathy. If you want to learn more, check out these tips for how to cultivate more empathy for others.
What if you could live with more compassion this week and share love with other people in your community, country or even the world? Turns out, you can!
Give yourself and your loved ones the greatest gift this American Heart Month by focusing on making heart-healthy decisions towards a happier and healthier lifestyle.
It can sometimes be difficult to consider how exactly to recognize Black History Month. What can you do? Here are six ideas for honoring Black History Month.
Self-defeating thoughts can come when we least expect them and tear down our self-esteem and break our spirits. So how can we stand up to them and choose joy instead? Check out these 5 ways!
The art of meeting new people, and establishing new relationships, is a genuine skill. And, you don’t even have to be a social butterfly to master it!
Fortunately, recent studies have shown that volunteering with people (or a cause you care about) can actually mitigate depression and anxiety issues.
Positivity is key to creating an altruistic lifestyle in the New Year. If you want to start 2024 off on a high note, check out these tips for living a positive life this year.
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.
We’ve compiled a list just for you on last minute gift ideas that give back. Try some of these out to celebrate the holidays more altruistically this year.
Do you want more opportunities to give to your community? We’ve compiled a list of holiday fundraiser ideas to get involved in yourself or with other altruistic causes.
As we dive into the season of giving this month, let’s explore how the very action of giving can lead to a more altruistic life, improve our mood and even makes us happy.
Singing with others has numerous health benefits for your body and mind. Here are a few ways to be healthier and happier with music in your life.
Gratitude is about more than taking a second to say “Thanks.” Gratitude shows true appreciation. This Thanksgiving, we have some ideas for how you can give gratitude.
On November 25th, support your local businesses and discover hidden gems in your town.
This month looks at the world through the eyes of a child, so today we look at how you can recognize National Child Safety and Protection Month, and keep the children in your life safe.
If you strive to live an altruistic lifestyle, there are lots of ways to help out this Halloween. Here are some top tricks to make Halloween a treat for everyone.
Make October about more than just pumpkin spice lattes and costumes. Check out some of these ideas on how you can give back this month.
If you’re looking to celebrate this multicolor season in style with your family, check out these fun fall adventures you need to go on this year.
Dogs are the best, and this month you can celebrate them even more, because October is National Adopt a Shelter Dog Month!
Being kind to a stranger may seem simple, but it often requires a conscious effort to do. How can you show kindness to strangers in your life? We have 9 ideas to start.
How can you make a difference in the world? By reducing your carbon footprint. Check out these easy ways you can lessen your environmental impact and help save the earth.
A mentorship program has more in store than just for the mentee. If you’re not sure whether mentoring is right for you, take a look at these eight ways becoming a mentor can benefit you.
Tomorrow, September 12th, commemorates America’s favorite frothy chocolate drink in a way which brings together chocolate and ice cream lovers alike.
Whether you choose to volunteer at a local shelter, support military service personnel or donate to a cause you care about, your Labor Day can be focused on honoring those who have worked so hard to build up our country’s economic and political well being.
While quotes might not directly stimulate our own lives, they play a significant role in encouraging a positive lifestyle. So go ahead, discover inspiration.
When it comes to living an altruistic lifestyle, compassion for others doesn’t have to stop with humans.
Coffee has been around for thousands of years, but it hasn’t been until recently that we’ve discovered just how many incredible benefits it actually has.
This back-to-school season, do more than simply prepare for a new school year—help those in need!
Summer can often feel too short, but with this list of potential activities, you’re sure to fill your days with activities that turn into fond memories.
When you have an efficient morning routine, you set an effective tone for the rest of the day. Here are five ways to establish a productive morning routine.
Setting goals is simple. We’ve all heard different phrases, acronyms and ways to properly set a goal for life. However, accomplishing goals can be a whole different task.
The month of July is full of great things: Independence Day, baseball and… hot dogs. In fact, July is recognized as National Hot Dog Month. That’s right, the little sausage has an entire month dedicated to its celebration.
Planning an Independence Day party shouldn’t have to be stressful. We’ve compiled a list of everything you need—from food to activities—to throw a bash your friends and family will rave about.
Whether they’re familial, romantic or platonic, relationships are vital to beneficial and stable lives. So how can we learn to build positive and enriching relationships? Take a look at these top eight tips for some ideas.
This summer, take some time to enjoy a vacation. Whether it’s three days or three weeks, at home or across the world, throw yourself into the moment and use it as an opportunity to relax, regrow and reconnect with your loved ones.
This Father’s Day, give Dad the best gift: a caring, compassionate life. See how you can support others around you and give back this Sunday.
How can you and your family celebrate June? By trying out some of these easy and delicious options to celebrate National Fresh Fruits and Vegetables Month.
This Memorial Day, we remember and honor the men and women who have served our country’s armed forces—specifically those who have given the ultimate sacrifice.
If you try to live altruistically, then combating your own loneliness can play a vital role in how you serve others. Here’s how to overcome loneliness in everyday life.
Teenagers are our future; by building them up and encouraging them—even if they’re not our own children—we can create a better future for generations to come.
If you strive to live an altruistic lifestyle, there are plenty of gifts you can give your loved one on Mother’s Day that also give back to others in the community.
While it might seem simple to say talents can help others, actually identifying your talents and putting them to good use can be a little bit more difficult.
Paying it forward is a way to spread goodness into the world. If you want to get involved this International Pay It Forward Day, check out these ways to pay it forward.
Turns out, even the smallest steps can have an impact. This Earth Day, consider your ecological footprint and enact these seven green ways to embrace today.
If you want to live a more altruistic life, but aren’t sure where to start, then you’ve come to the right place. Here’s how to find a cause you care about.
This month aims to increase awareness about stress, its negative effects and how to relieve it. If you’re experiencing stress, keep these ideas in mind for how to relax.
Even a small gesture can have a huge influence on the people around you. To give a few ideas, here are easy things you can do to brighten someone’s day.
There’s no doubt about it: If you want to live a more knowledgeable, cultural and altruistic lifestyle, then learning another language has big benefits in store.
If you strive to live a good life in all areas, journaling might be the next step to consider. Take a look at simple ways journaling can improve your life.