QC Hearts and Minds

QC Hearts & Minds: A QCHI Project

QC Hearts and MindsThe QC Hearts and Minds Team seeks to help Quad Citizens live healthy from the inside out.

Target Audience

All residents of the Quad Cities.

Start Date/Current Status

The project team assembled in June 2008 and has created a collaborative plan for action. Team Workgroups will implement the plan for the benefit of all the residents of the Quad Cities.

Project Goals and Objectives

  • Increase the community's understanding of mental health/mental illness and thus reduce the stigma associated with mental health care
  • Preserve and increase access to care for persons with mental illness
  • Promote mental health as integral to our overall health and well-being

Project Contacts

Tom Bowman - Project Chair (563-336-3112)
Nicole Carkner - Staff (563-421-2815)

Team Meeting Information

Group meets the third Thursday, every other month, at 8 a.m.

Meeting Location:

Scott County Administrative Center, 1st Floor Board Room
600 West 4th Street
Davenport, Iowa

Related Articles and Resources

Active Minds

Amy's Gift: Quad City Eating Disorder Consortium

Beyond the Blues: Iowa Perinatal Depression Project

CDC Adolescent and School Health

Eastern Iowa Western Illinois Trauma Informed Care Coalition

Partnerships for Workplace Mental Health

Mailing Address:

Quad City Health Initiative
Central Park Medical Pavilion 2, Suite 3100
1227 East Rusholme St.
Davenport, IA 52803

Founding Sponsors:

Genesis Health System

UnityPoint Health Trinity