Policies

Central College Campus and Community Resources for Students and Employees

Contents

 

Counseling

On-Campus Resources — Students

Central College Counseling Services
Maytag Student Center 231 
Call 641-628-5656 for an appointment, or view more information.
Counselors: Catherine Fields-Nelson and Bekki Klodt

Central College Chaplain
Joel Brummel, Chaplain
Chapel, 104
641-628-7648

On-Campus Resources — Employees

Employee & Family Resources Employee Assistance Program
Free, confidential assistance and resources for all Central College employees and family members in the following areas: relationships, health and wellness, financial, legal, elder care, work and education. Licensed counselors provide 24/7 phone support and up to three Convenient In-Person Appointments per issue. Web access is also available with chat features.

Call 800-327-4692 or TTY 277-542-6488, or visit www.efr.org/myeap for more information. 

Community Resources

Crossroads of Pella
Pella Community Center
712 Union St.
Pella, Iowa 50219
641-628-1212

Grace Counseling
713 E 1st St.
Pella, Iowa 50219
641-324-6402

Heartland Christian Counseling
2611 Washington St.
Pella, Iowa 50219
641-628-9599

Life Point Counseling
315 Main St.
Pella, Iowa 50219
641-628-1723 

Capstone Behavioral Healthcare
Grinnell: 641-260-8270
Newton: 641-792-4012

 

Emergency / Safety / Security

On-Campus Resources

Student Safety
Hoffman Hall, SW Entry, Main Floor
911 Independence St.
641-628-9000
An officer is on campus Monday-Friday: 5 p.m. - 8 a.m., and 24 hours/day on weekends (5 p.m. Friday through 8 a.m. Monday).

On-Call Student Development Staff
641-628-9000
RAs are on call within residence areas each evening. A residence life area coordinator and student development dean are on-call 24 hrs/day.

Community Resources

Pella Police Department
641-628-4921 (non-emergency)
911 (emergency)

Marion County Sheriff
641-828-2220

Iowa Victim Service Call Center 
1-800-770-1650
Text 'IowaHelp' to 20121
www.survivorshelpline.org

 

Health

On-Campus Resources — Students

Student Health Services
Central College has partnered with Pella Regional Health Center (PRHC) to provide patient care and other health services for students.
To schedule an appointment: Call the 24-hr. Nurseline at (641) 621-2200 or schedule online. Identify yourself as a Central College student.
College-provided transportation: 641-628-9000

Central College PRHC Liaison
Kristi Leonard, Assistant Dean of Students
Maytag Student Center 231
641-628-5633

On-Campus Resources — Employees

Employee & Family Resources Employee Assistance Program
Free, confidential assistance and resources for all Central College employees and family members in the following areas: relationships, health and wellness, financial, legal, elder care, work and education. Licensed counselors provide 24/7 phone support and up to three Convenient In-Person Appointments per issue. Web access is also available with chat features. 

Call 800-327-4692 or TTY 277-542-6488, or visit www.efr.org/myeap for more information.

Community Resources

Pella Medical Center Emergency/Urgent Care
Male and female physicians available; Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner available
404 Jefferson St.
Pella, IA 50219
24-hr. Nurseline: 641-621-2200

Pella Regional Health Center Medical Clinic
405 Monroe St. 
Pella, IA 50219
24 hr. Nurseline: (641) 621-2200

Marion County Department of Public Health
2003 N. Lincoln St.
Knoxville, IA 50138
641-828-2238
www.marionph.org

Good Samaritan Free Clinic
The Well Resource Center
419 E. Oskaloosa St.
Pella, Iowa 50219
641-621-0164
Open: 6-7 p.m. on the 1st & 3rd Thursdays of the month (No appointment necessary)
More information

Iowa Department of Public Health Resources
Alcohol, drugs, gambling, mental health, suicide, recovery
Call: 855-581-8111
Text: 855-895-8398
yourlifeiowa.org

Tobacco Prevention
Marion County Department of Public Health
2003 N. Lincoln St.
Knoxville, IA 50138
641-828-2238
www.marionph.org

Planned Parenthood
View health centers in Iowa or call 877-811-7526

 

On-Campus Resources — Employees

Employee & Family Resources Employee Assistance Program
Free, confidential assistance and resources for all Central College employees and family members in the following areas: relationships, health and wellness, financial, legal, elder care, work and education. Licensed counselors provide 24/7 phone support and up to three Convenient In-Person Appointments per issue. Web access is also available with chat features. 

Call 800-327-4692 or TTY 277-542-6488, or visit www.efr.org/myeap for more information.

Community Resources

Iowa Legal Aid
www.iowalegalaid.org

 

Mental Health

On-Campus Resources — Students

Central College Counseling Services
Maytag Student Center 231 
Call 641-628-5656 for an appointment, or view more information.

On-Campus Resources — Employees

Employee & Family Resources Employee Assistance Program
Free, confidential assistance and resources for all Central College employees and family members in the following areas: relationships, health and wellness, financial, legal, elder care, work and education. Licensed counselors provide 24/7 phone support and up to three Convenient In-Person Appointments per issue. Web access is also available with chat features.

Call 800-327-4692 or TTY 277-542-6488, or visit www.efr.org/myeap for more information. 

Community Resources

Heartland Christian Counseling
2611 Washington St.
Pella, IA 50219
641-628-9599

Suicide Prevention Lifeline
1-800-273-8255
suicidepreventionlifeline.org

Adult Bereavement Group
Hospice of Pella
505 Union St.
Pella, IA 50219
641-620-5050

Alcoholics Anonymous
www.aa.org

Al-Anon Family Groups
Strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers 
www.al-anon.org

National Eating Disorders Association
Contact the Helpline

 

Student Financial Aid

On-Campus Resources

Financial Aid Office
Wayne Dille, Director of Financial Aid
Central Hall, First Floor
641-628-5336

Community Resources

Iowa College Student Aid Commission
www.iowacollegeaid.gov

Iowa College Access Network
www.icansucceed.org

 

Title IX Coordinator

Peggy Fitch, Title IX Coordinator & Equity Officer
Maytag Student Center 211A
Campus Box 023
641-628-5249

Carol Williamson, Vice President for Student Development and Dean of Students
Maytag Student Center 225
Campus Box 0167
641-628-7667

Deputy Title IX Coordinators

 

Victim Advocacy

On-Campus Resources

Contact the Title IX Coordinator for on-campus resources.

Community Resources

Crisis Intervention Services
P.O. Box 6
Oskaloosa, IA 52577
Office: 641-673-0336
24/7 Hotline: 1-800-270-1620
www.stopdvsa.org

Iowa Coalition Against Sexual Assault 
3030 Merle Hay Road 
Des Moines, IA 50310 
515-244-7424 
www.iowacasa.org

Male Survivor
malesurvivor.org

 

Visa / Immigration Assistance

On-Campus Resources — Students

Admission Office
Chevy Freiburger, Dean of Enrollment Management
Central Hall, First Floor 
641-628-7637  

On-Campus Resources — Employees

Human Resources
Paula Ryan, Director of Human Resources
Central Hall 1A
641-628-5198

Community Resources

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services
Neal Smith Federal Building
210 Walnut Street, Room 215
Des Moines, IA 50309
1-800-375-5283 (Contact Center)
www.uscis.gov