Weather Delay/Closing Policy

This policy may change at any point without notice.

Every effort will be made to keep Crossroads Behavioral Health Services locations open. However, should inclement weather or other emergencies necessitate closing Crossroads BHS locations or delaying the start of appointment and/or groups, the decision will be made between 6-6:30 a.m. and will be announced on the following:

Radio Stations 

KSIB-KITR Creston (AM 1520/FM 101.3); KOAK/KCSI Red Oak (AM 1080/FM 95.3); WHO Des Moines (AM 1040); DSM RADIO GROUP STATIONS

Television Stations

KCCI-TV 8 Des Moines; WHO-TV 13 Des Moines; WOI-TV 5 Ames/Des Moines; KDSM FOX 17 Des Moines

When inclement weather causes Crossroads BHS locations to have a delay, the following procedures will be followed:

  • If the delay occurs on a Monday, Tuesday. Wednesday, Thursday or Friday, then appointments and/or groups will start at 10:00 a.m. (8:00 a.m. and 9:00 a.m. appointments and/or groups will not meet). Offices will open at 10 a.m.
  • If the delay occurs on a Saturday the offices will remain closed for the day.