The Office of Consumer Affairs (OCA) provides a voice within state government for people with serious mental illness and caregivers of children with serious emotional disorders. It is a contact for people primarily by phone, email and social media regarding issues and challenges around serious mental illness and emotional disorders. The OCA provides education, awareness and training opportunities through the website, social media and in-person. The OCA also has a statewide advisory committee made up of peers and parents that meets regularly and provides feedback to the state.

Looking for a virtual support group?

Life Connections offers a virtual support group via zoom for those who needs support without leaving the comfort and safety of their home. 


 Looking for resources? 

Are you looking for mental health resources in the state of Iowa? The OCA has a library of resources to help you find the help you need. Click here to visit our resources page. 

Still can't find what you were looking for? Contact us at info@ocaiowa.org or call 1-855-622-4692 for more help.