Polk County Decategorization
"CPPC 2018 Fall Statewide Learning Network - 10/24" Read more
"The Center for The Study of Social Policy - 40th Anniversary Celebration - Fighting for Social Justice: 40 Years of Innovation" - 10/23
"Fall Learning Circle: Understanding Vicarious Trauma and Supporting the Well-being of Providers - 11/1"
"Des Moines Service Area Parent Partner Training “Building a Better Future” - 11/13,14,15"
"Developing and Sustaining Effective Parent Advisory Committees - 12/4" Read more
"Polk County 4-H RISE College Access Conference - 10/23"
"Pillars of Promise: Community Informational Meeting - 10/23"
"Teen Talk - 10/25"
"Stewards of Children - a program by DARKNESS TO LIGHT - 10/26"
"Bridging the GAP Part II: Reveal - 11/1"
"Senior Health Fair - 11/3"
"Christmas Assistance Sign-ups - 11/5-9"
"Iowa Legal Aid's Expungement & Employment Barriers Clinic - 11/9"
"18th Annual Polk County Adoption Saturday Celebration - 11/17"
"Luna Gala 2018 - 11/17"
"3 Principles Network - The AWARENESS 3P Group" Read more
October Calendars Available
"Goodwill Career Connection Center""IowaWorks(Des Moines)""St. Vincent de Paul Education Center""WeLift" Read more
"Vital Conditions for Community Wellbeing"
"2018 African American Leadership Academy - application accepted until Dec 2, 2018"
"2018-2019 Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) October Applications"
"Children’s System State Board Listening Posts"
"Schools & Trauma webinar series"
"CFI-Northside Location has expanded therapy services"
"Renew Resale Shop at Park Fair Mall"
"Hearing Aid assistance for all ages"
"Free Support for Children with Disabilities" Read more
"Teen Talk 2018 - 10/25"
"Free Indoor Soccer - 10/26 - 12/28"
"Genesis Youth Indoor Tournament - 12/1, 12/8"
"hawk-I health care coverage for kids and teens"
"CYC Mentor Advantage Program" for students aged 11-17
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"Research informs policies and practices related to risk factors among young parents who have been in foster care"
"Building A Child’s Math Confidence" Read more
"Evelyn K. Davis Center 5 week “PREP-Professional Readiness Employment Program” - 10/24"
"Career Fair - Retail, restaurant and hospitality focused - 11/1"
"DMACC's Workforce Training Academy (WTA) information session - 11/7 Read more
"Housing Assistance and CSA Programs: Making the Connection - 10/23"
"Webinar: Taxes and the Racial Wealth Divide: What the New Tax Law Means for Households of Color - 10/25"
"One Economy Report"
"Save the Date: 2018 I’M HOME Conference -12/3-5" Read more
Polk City Community Foundation Grants 11/1/2018
FTA Innovative Coordinated Access and Mobility (ICAM) Pilot program - 11/13
New American Economy and Welcoming America, Gateways for Growth Challenge - deadline 11/19
USCIS has announced a grant opportunity for citizenship classes
Bankers Trust grants - 12/1/2018
Aldi Smart Kids Program - 12/15/2018
Walmart Foundation Community Grant program - due 12/31/2018
emdr Research Foundation - $25,000 EMDR Research Funds Available - deadline 2/1/2019 Read more
Updated eNewsletters (as of 10/22 week)
"Prosperity Now" "YESS" "Child Trends""ifapa""Early Childhood Iowa""CYC" Read more
"LSI REFUGEE COMMUNITY SERVICES: Refugee Education Programs - Start 10/29" Read more
"5-2-1-0 Healthy Choices Count! Summit - 10/30"
"ACEs and Toxic Stress: Frequently Asked Questions"
"[Webinar] Trauma-Informed IEPs: Differential Diagnosis and Trauma-informed Assessment in Schools"
"[Webinar] Psychological First Aid for Schools"
"Tools to Promote Mental Health & Well-Being for Human Rights Advocates "
"NAMI offering Evening Peer Support Group Meetings - First & Third Wednesday of Every Month from 5:30-7p"
"Webinar: Selecting, Preparing for, and Implementing Evidence-Based Programs in Community and School Settings"
"Youth Mental Health and First Aid - 01/10/2019" Read more
"Kids First Law Center"
"Iowa Mediation Service"
"A Social Worker's Guide to Assisting Families When a Parent has been Detained and/or Deported"
"Child Welfare and Immigration: Practical Strategies for Child Welfare Cases Involving Transnational Families" Read more