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stay healthy and safe

By strengthening families and helping those struggling with physical and mental health challenges receive the treatment and support necessary to improve their long-term well-being.

Examples: trauma and abuse services, family counseling, and mental health services

In FY19, United Way is investing $1.1 million in health in the Quad Cities.


In the Quad Cities, 50% of low-income individuals reported their mental health is fair or poor. This data fuels United Way’s work in health in the Quad Cities.

Ashley's Story

Ashley is a domestic abuse survivor. Watch a video with Ashley's story.

Impact Partners

  • The Arc of the Quad Cities Area
  • The Center for Youth & Family Solutions
  • Child Abuse Council
  • Community Health Care
  • Family Resources
  • Hand in Hand
  • Handicapped Development Center
  • Marriage & Family Counseling
  • Project NOW
  • Robert Young Center for Community Mental Health
  • Scott County Family Y
  • Transitions Mental Health Services
  • Youth Service Bureau of Rock Island County
  • YWCA of the Quad Cities