Pet and Music Therapy
Social Worker Counseling
Personal Care and Assistance
Joey Ossian works with veterans and their dependents for service connected and pension benefits. Assist with burial benefits.
David City, NE
Life doesn’t seem all that great right now. You feel like nothing matters anymore. You just want it to end.
We get it.
But the quick fix you might think is the only way out—suicide, drug use, or something else—will only make it worse.
Anyone can experience a crisis. You are not alone.
Help is just a call or text away - 24/7, 365 days a year - for youth, adults, or families.
Or, Text START to 741741 to reach the National Crisis Textline
Want to see someone face-to-face? Walk-in crisis counseling available:
1000 S 13th St, Lincoln
Mon - Fri, 8am - 5pm
Help is just a call or text away...
The Disabled American Veterans (DAV) provides free van rides to and from the Omaha VA Medical Center and the eight outpatient clinics in Nebraska - Western Iowa for Veterans who don't have other transportation options.
If you would like to schedule a DAV van ride, contact the Hospital Service Coordinator who serves your County.
DAV - Omaha Medical Center (402) 995-3453; 7:30am - 4:00pm
DAV - Lincoln VA Clinic (402) 486-7842; 7:30am - 1:30pm
DAV - Grand Island VA Medical Center (308) 389-5189; 8:00am - 3:00pm
Please note that DAV vans can only provide rides to ambulatory passengers (passengers who are able to move around without the driver's help).
To promote health, prevent disease and protect the environment improving the health of the Four Corners Community. We serve as a resource for services in the Four Corners District.
Launched in 2011, MakeTheConnection.net connects Veterans, their family members and friends, and other supporters with mental health information, local resources, and Veterans’ own inspiring stories of recovery. Visitors can learn about the signs of mental health conditions or substance use problems and find sources of support. The site is free and accessible to everyone. You can insert your local zip code to find local resources as well.
Problems with alcohol or drugs: https://maketheconnection.net/symptoms/alcohol-drug-problems
Suicide risk: https://maketheconnection.net/conditions/suicide
Group therapy and peer support: https://maketheconnection.net/stories/715
The Metschke Counseling Center is committed to providing each client with an exceptional level of care and attention. At the Metschke Counseling Center, we are proud to be privately owned and operated.
Our Treatment Focus is on You
Our dedicated therapists and counselors work together as a team to provide high-quality comprehensive care. Our compassionate and understanding therapists take pride in paying close attention to each client's needs.
Our therapy: Depression, anxiety, relationships, trauma, PTSD, drug and alcohol use
The Polk County Health Department has been in existence since 1979 The services offered are available to all residents of Polk County, regardless of income status. Funding comes from a number of sources including: private contracts, private payment based on a fee for services, donations, grants, and tax support from the Polk County Government.
Services of the department include: Homemaker/Chore Services, School Nursing, Health Screenings, Health Education Program, Pedicure Clinics, Blood Pressure Clinics, Public Flu Vaccines, Immunization Clinics - Adult and Childhood, Drug/Alcohol Testing, Lifeline, Tai Chi: Moving for Better Balance.
To obtain services from the Polk County Health Department, simply contact the office at (402) 747-2211.
330 North State Street
Clinics to monitor blood pressure will be held each Tuesday of the month. They will be held at the Senior Center and rotate between each town in Polk County.
First Tuesday - Osceola Senior Center
Second Tuesday - Shelby Senior Center
Third Tuesday - Stromsburg Senior Center
Fourth Tuesday - Polk Senior Center
Walk-ins are welcome any day of the week at the Polk County Health Department. Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm.
Polk County Health Department
330 North State Street
Osceola, NE 68651
330 North State Street
Veteran-specific transportation services, including buses, shuttles, and wheelchair accessible transport are available to patients. Please contact these providers directly to schedule a ride:
Glen Cook; Glen.Cook@va.gov; 402-995-4469
Kelly Rodriguez; Kelly.Rodriguez@va.gov; 402-995-4446
800-273-8255, press 1 or text to 838255
Connect with this resource to reach caring, qualified responders within the Department of Veterans Affairs. Many of them are Veterans themselves.
York Area Military Support Group- For more information call Matt at 402.362.3425 or Ann at 402.362.4805.