Patients and Visitors

Community Resources

Mercy has joined forces with many community organizations in order to offer you more health resources.

Emerson Point located at 1355 Shannon Drive, Iowa City, offers affordable assisted living. On-site support services are offered by Mercy Home Health Care. For more information or an application call (319) 466-0200. e-mail contact | Web site

Melrose Meadows - A retirement community in Iowa City where you'll find a choice of independent living and assisted living apartments in a secure and comfortable environment. Enjoy the comfort of your own home with just the right services available to enhance your lifestyle. Web site

Johnson County SAFE KIDS Coalition 
339-3338
This grassroots coalition is dedicated to preventing unintentional injuries in children from birth to age 14. Community members and interested organizations are invited to become involved.

Safety Village
358-2767

Safety Village is a two-week summer daycamp program which teaches safety skills to children ages 5, 6, and 7. It is located on the grounds of Iowa City's Grant Wood Elementary School.

United Way of Johnson County
338-7823
United Way is comprised of local human service agencies that answer a variety of needs. Mercy supports United Way and these agencies year-round in many ways, including its annual fundraising campaign.

Free Medical Clinic
337-4459
The Free Medical Clinic, 2440 Towncrest, Iowa City, offers services to those who do not have access to healthcare services by other means.

American Cancer Society
888-266-2071
The Regional Office of the American Cancer Society is located at 4080 1st Avenue, NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402. Mercy supports ACS programs and events.

American Diabetes Association
800-678-4232
Mercy supports the efforts of the American Diabetes Association.

American Heart Association
800-579-1977
Mercy participates with many heart-healthy community activities.

American Stroke Association
888--4 STROKE
Mercy offers a monthly Stroke Support Group and has a full-time nursing care coordinator that helps educate those affected by stroke, pneumonia, and COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease).

March of Dimes
800-456-9115
Mercy supports the March of Dimes mission of improving the health of babies by preventing birth defects and infant mortality. Mercy is a sponsor of the March of Dimes Annual Walk for Healthier Babies.