Polk County Decategorization


To promote a cooperative and collaborative process that strives to provide and support an efficient and effective continuum of service delivery to Polk County children and families involved in, or at risk of being involved in, the child welfare and/or juvenile justice system.

Latest News

News from CPPC/Decat


- !!! NEW FREE 211 APP !!! - Policy & Practice Change in Action: Local Doctor Participates in National ACEs Workgroup - Family First Legislation Update - DHS Rules and Manual Update, 5/30/19 - Cultural Equity Resources - Community Based Family Team Meetings
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Local Projects, Programs, and Events


- DMPL + NASA - Free, Cool Family Events to Celebrate the Anniversary of the Moon Landing - DMSA Family Reunification Picnic - Honoring Hidden Heroes Black Tie Gala - BACA Kids Day - Annual Back2School Bash @ Grubb Y - ECI - Early Childhood Iowa - Kids First Law Center - CFI Northside Center, expanded services - Renew Resale Shop, Park Fair Mall - Iowa Legal Aid, small business/nonprofit assistance available! - MOSAIC Family Counseling Center: - - Student Assistance Program w/DMPS - - Medication Mgmt Services
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