Community Links for Families

Family Support

 Program   Address     Phone   
 Website/Email 
 Co.   Description  

Bee Inspired Community Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program

120 1st Ave NW, Suite #14
Clarion, IA 50525

 515-602-6371

www.buildingfamilies.net/CAPPnews

tlarson@co.wright.ia.us

Ham
Hum
Wrt

Youth leadership and development programs, sex education, and pregnancy prevention for youth ages 13-18; gender specific groups.  Back to top

 Building Families
Early Childhood Area

120 1st Ave NW, Suite #14
Clarion, IA 50525

 515-602-6371

www.buildingfamilies.net

mwalters@co.wright.ia.us

 Ham
Hum
Wrt

Provides family support, parent education, preschool scholarships, training for early childhood providers, and adolescent pregnancy prevention. Back to top

Catholic Social Service
1200 3rd Ave.NW
Suite 1
Fort Dodge, IA
50501

515-576-4156


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Provides pre-pregnancy testing and confidential support for individuals having concerns about a pregnancy. Family and play therapy counseling. Maternity, adoption, and single parenting counseling.
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Crisis Intervention Service

210 S. Main
Clarion, IA
50525

515-851-1123
515-851-1208

www.CIShelps.org

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Provide victims of domestic abuse and sexual assault with confidential, 24-hour services including emergency shelter, safety, support & education.
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 Early Head Start (EHS)

 820 James St
Webster City, IA 50595

 515-832-9565

 

 Ham

Provides in-home support services for parents of children 0-3.  Services include: parenting tips, health screening sfor children, depression screenings for parents, and assessment of childrens' development. Back to top

 Early Head Start (EHS)

1012 N 15th St
Humboldt, IA
50548

 515-332-2492

www.humboldthospital.org

 Hum

Provides in-home support services for parents of children 0-3. Services include: parenting tips, health screenings for children, depression screening for parents, and assessment of children's development.
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 Early Head Start (EHS)

 115 1st St SE Clarion, IA 50525

 515-532-3461

 

 Wrt

Provides in-home support services for parents of children 0-3.  Services include: parenting tips, health screenings for children, depression screenings for parents, and assessment of children  ns' development. Back to top

 Family Development and Self Sufficiency Program (FADSS)

 900 Central Ave Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 515-576-7774

 www.udmo.com

njones@udmo.com

cklaver@udmo.com

 Web

Provides an in-home program to assist families to move from welfare to self sufficiency. Back to top

 Family Development and Self Sufficiency Program (FADSS)

 Humboldt County Courthouse Dakota City, IA 50529

 515-332-3631

 www.udmo.com

njones@udmo.com

cklaver@udmo.com

 Hum

Provides an in-home program to assist families to move from welfare to self sufficiency. Back to top

 Family Development and Self Sufficiency Program (FADSS)

 221 West Broadway St Eagle Grove, IA 50533

 515-448-3704

www.udmo.com

njones@udmo.com

cklaver@udmo.com

 Wrt

Provides an in-home program to assist families to move from welfare to self sufficiency. Back to top

 Family Development and Self Sufficiency Program (FADSS)

 1440 2nd St E Webster City, IA 50595

 515-832-6451

www.udmo.com

njones@udmo.com

 All

Provides an in-home program to assist families to move from welfare to self sufficiency. Back to top

Healthy Opportunities for Parents to Experiance Success (HOPES Program)
 

 820 James St Webster City, IA 50595

 515-832-9565

www.hamiltoncountypublichealth.org

 Ham

Provides in-home support services for parents of children 0-3.  Services include: parenting tips, health screenings for children, depression screenings fro parents, and assessment of childrens' development. Back to top

Healthy Opportunities for Parents to Experiance Success (HOPES Program)

1012 15th St.N
Humboldt,IA
50549

515-332-2492

www.humboldt hospital.org

Wrt

Provides in-home support services for parents of children 0-3.  Services include: parenting tips, health screenings for children, depression screenings for parents, and assessment of childrens' development. Back to top

 Healthy Opportunities for Parents to Experiance Success (HOPES Program)

 115 1st St SE Clarion, IA 50525

 515-532-3461

www.co.wright.ia.us

 Wrt

Provides in-home support services for parents of children 0-3.  Services include: parenting tips, health screenings for children, depression screenings for parents, and assessment of childrens' development. Back to top
Iowa State University Extension and Outreach
Office in each county

515-832-9597
515-332-2201
515-576-2119
515-532-3453

https://www.extension.iastate.edu/families
https://www.extension.iastate.edu/calendar

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Provides education and information dedicated to improving the quality of life for families. Check the ISU Extension Calendar (website at left) for listing of events.
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Iowa Teen Line
800-443-8336
800-735-2942
(TT/TTY)

www.extension.iastate.edu/teenline

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54/7 confidential and free health information and referral service for Iowa teens and those whose care about them. When you just aren't sure who to talk to, Teen Line can help. Provided by Iowa Dept. of Public Health in contract with ISU Extension & Outreach.
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Just in Time Parenting Sponsor: Cooperative Extension National System

https:// www.parenting info.org

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Brings quality, research-based information to families with children. Subscribe to FREE age-paced newsletters, ask experts questions, read articles, watch webinars, and link to resources.
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Life Connections
Mason City,
Marshalltown
Jefferson, Cedar Rapids, North Liberty, Davenport

64--903-7759
Fax
866-496-4073

www.lifeconnectionsw4u.net

contactus@lifeconnections4u.net

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Skill building and therapy services.
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 Lifetime Dads
24/7 Dads

 Upper Des Moines Opportunity 900 Central Ave Suite 14 Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 515-576-7886

 

 Web

Provides parenting education and support for dads with children ages 0-5 yrs.  Services are Free. Back to top

Linking Families and Communities

 822 Central Ave Suite 340 Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 515-955-5437

 www.linking-families.com
www.facebook.com/pages/Linking-Families-and-Communities/161664353889264
estanek@linking-families.com

 Web

Preschool scholarships, consultation services for preschools and childcare, parenting classes/workshops, and professional development opportunities for early care providers. Back to top

 Parent Connection

120 1st Ave NW, Suite #14
Clarion, IA 50525

 515-602-6371

www.buildingfamilies.net

 Ham
Hum
Wrt

Provides parent education groups in each county and one-on-one parenting in-home if requested. Back to top
Planned Parenthood of the Heartland 2530 Chamberlain St
Ames, IA
50014

877-811-7526

www.plannedparenthood.org

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Provides basic reproductive services, annual exams for males and females, birth control methods, STD checks, treatments for partners, pregnancy testing and counseling, and educational programs for the community. Pay is on a sliding scale.
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 Planned Parenthood (Women's Health)

 30 27th St N Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 515-573-8131
800-434-2891

 www.ppgi.org

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Provides basic reproductive services, annual exams for males and females, birth control methods, STD checks, treatments for partners, pregnancy testing and counseling, and educational programs for the community.  Pay is on a sliding scale. Back to top

Power Up YOUth

501 Bank St
Suite 4
Webster City, IA
50595

515-835-2429
www.powerupyouth.com

Facebook: Power Up YOUth in Hamilton County
kgetting@udmo.com

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Adults, youth and agencies come together to develop and implement plans to prevent and reduce substance abuse and other risky behaviors in youth. Working to create community and systems level changes.
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 Take a Break (TAB)
Prevent Child Abuse Coalition

 

 515-368-3682
515-602-6371

 

 Hum

Provides respite for parents t run errands, attend medical appointments and take a break from caring for their children.
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 Teen Moms' Support Group

 YWCA 826 1st Ave N Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 515-573-3931

 

 All

Provides support for individuals who have become teenage mothers; free childcare.  Back to top

 TIPP (Teen Information Pregnancy Prevention)

 330 1st Ave N Fort Dodge, IA
50501

 515-574-3807

 

 Web

Provides information on what parents need to know and do to prevent teen pregnancy.  Back to top