Polk County Decategorization
- !!! 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 Read more
- 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 Read more
- Fatherhood Classes at Evelyn K Davis Center for Working Families
- The Parenting Program / Y of Greater Des Moines
- The Science of Parenting
- *UPDATED* Parenting Way: local parenting skills classes!
- DHS Child Care Assistance Program Changes
- Early Childhood Toolkit
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- ONLINE MENTAL HEALTH SCREENING TOOLS
- ONLINE DIY (Do-It-Yourself) Mental Health Resources from Mental Health A
- NAMI Community Conversation Lunch & Learn
- NAMI Peer Support Group
- Mosaic Family Counseling is MOVING!
- YSS Mental Health & Addiction Recovery
- Momentum - Community Support Advocates
- Woodward Community Based Services, outpatient mental health
- YESS Mental Health Services
- Are the Words 'Toxic Stress' Toxic? Re-thinking the Narrative About Early Life Stress
- PSYCHOLOGICAL FIRST AID FOR SCHOOLS (PFA-S) FIELD OPERATIONS GUIDE
- [Webinar] Psychological First Aid for Schools
- Tools to Promote Mental Health & Well-Being for Human Rights Advocates "


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- Free Citizenship Program Begins SOON!
- RACI Resource Directory
- Citizenship Classes at LSI
- DMACC Scholarships for Refugee students
- LSI Individual Development Account Program
- Immigrant Visa Process
- Immigration Lawyers List
- Free, Confidential Legal Services - USCRI
- Bridging Refugee Youth & Children's Services (BRYCS) Handbooks & Online Training Modules
- Online Resource for Supporting Refugees Children & Families
- EMBARC (Ethnic Minorities of Burma Advocacy & Resource Center)
- Nisaa African Women's Project
- American Friends Service Committee
- ArtForce Iowa DSM Heroes program for Refugee, Immigrant, and First Generation youth Read more
- National Child Welfare Workforce Institute **AWESOME**
- "Stress to Success" Curriculum Available FREE
- Child Welfare Provider Training Academy
- Licensed Co-Occurring Treatment Program Read more
- Polk CPPC NCN Meeting Dates
- Polk Decat Providers' Advisory Meeting Dates
- NW Neighborhood Resource Team Meeting Dates
- PCA Iowa Updates
- DART Updates
- EKD Monthly Calendar
- IowaWORKS Monthly Calendar
- St. Vincent dePaul Monthly Education Calendar
- Early Childhood Iowa (ECI) Calendar
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Updated eNewsletters (as of July 19th)
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"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"
"Transforming Corrections Culture"
"ArtForce Iowa"
"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"
"Reducing Recidivism" Read more