Community Links for Families

Youth


 




 Program   Address     Phone   
 Website/Email 
 Co.   Description  

4-H Youth Groups

 ISU Extension & Outreach office in each county

515-832-9597(Ham)
515-332-2201(Hum)
515-576-2119(Web)
515-532-3453(Wrt)

 www.extension.iastate.edu/4h

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Iowa 4-H Program provides opportunities for youth grades 4-12 to develop skills they can use now and throughout their life, empowering them to reach their full potential working and learning in partnership with caring adults.
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Athletes for Education and Success (AFES)
 
 712 3rd St. NW
Fort Dodge, IA 50501
515-955-2969 ourafes@hotmail.com
Web After school and summer programs for youth.  Back to top

Babysitting Clinic & Home Alone and Okay workshops

ISU Extension & Outreach office in each county

515-832-9597(Ham)
515-332-2201(Hum)
515-576-2119(Web)
515-532-3453(Wrt)

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Workshops for youth ages 11-13 to build skills for safety, along with core child care skills.
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Bee Inspired Adolescent Pregnancy Prevention Program
120 1st Ave NW, Suite #14
Clarion, IA 50525
515-602-6371 www.buildingfamilies.net

tlarson@co.wright.ia.us
Ham
Hum
Wrt 
Provides sexual health education, workshops, and information to prevent teen pregnancy.  Back to top

 BLAST After School Program-Butler School

 945 18th St S Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 515-574-5863

 

 Web

 


 CHICKS- Christ's Hands Influence Confidence Kindness and Self-Control

2051 Nelson Ave
Clarion, IA
50525

 515-532-9941

 kelly.kirstein@gmail.com

 Wrt

Non-denominational girls program focused on building Christian leadership skills.  Back to top

Clover Kids 4-H

ISU Extension & Outreach office in each county

515-832-9597(Ham)
515-332-2201(Hum)
515-576-2119(Web)
515-532-3453(Wrt)

www.extension.iastate.edu/4h/Clover

All
For children in grades K-3, promotes children's positive development through cooperative learning and developmentally appropriate activities, conducted in a non-competitive setting.
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 Crossroads Youth and Family Center

 502 Main St N Goldfield, IA 50542


515-825-3383

 xroads@goldfieldaccess.net

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Provides a wide variety of services including but not limited to: mentoring, tutoring, computer and internet services, programs for children of all ages, yoga, and movies.  Back to top

Children and Families of Iowa
AMP

515-697-7903


All
This is youth driven, statewide program that offers education/vocational assistance and provides life skills to promote self sufficiency.
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Iowa Teen Line 800-443-8336
800-735-2942
(TT/TTY)
www.extension.iastate.eud/teenline/ All 24/7 confidential and free health information and referral service for Iowa teens and those who 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 and Outreach.
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Kendall Young Library Teen Board
1201 Willson Ave
Webster City, IA
50595


515-832-9100

www.kendallyoung.lib.ia.us

Ham
This Teen Board helps select young Adult books and plan fun things to do at KYL.
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Girl Scouts of Greater Iowa

112 South 3rd St.
Fort Dodge, IA
50501


515-573-8141
(Fort Dodge)

www.girlscoutsiowa.org

 Web

Provides various activities for young girls.  Back to top

Power Up YOUth

 501 Bank Street Suite #4
Webster City, IA 50595

 515-835-2429

www.powerupyouth.org

kgetting@udmo.com

 Ham

Acommunity coalition designed to work toward creating a positive community environment concerning youth development in Hamilton County. 
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Rabiner Treatment Center

1762 Johnson Ave.
Fort Dodge, IA
50501

515-576-7338

www.rabiner.org

Web
Provides a continuum of treatment services for boys from 10-18 years old both residential and non residential.
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 SHIFT Happens (Students Helping Impact Future Teens)

 Webster City High School

 515-602-6371


hkierzak@webstercity.k12.ia.us

tlarson@co.wright.ia.us


 Ham

9th-12th grades meet as scheduled over the noon hour.  Back to top

Stratford After School Program 

 1000 Shakespeare Ave Stratford, IA 50249

 515-838-2208

 sbinder@stratford.k12.ia.us

 Ham

Providing a DHS licensed after school program for children 5-12 years old.  Back to top
Wright Leaders Clarion-Goldfield High 515-832-5432 Wrt Community and Family Resources sponsored
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Youth In Philanthropy
(YIP)

515-602-6371

Ham
This group of teens works on developing leadership skills by going through the complete grant development, distribution of funds, and reporting process. Funds are given by the Enhanced Hamilton County Foundation Board.
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 Youth Shelter Care of North Central Iowa, Inc. GRLS Program

 2406 91/2 Ave S Fort Dodge, IA 50501

 All

After school and summer programs for youth.  Back to top

 Youth Shelter Services of Hamilton County (Youth and Family Center)

 321 2nd St Webster City, IA 50595

 515-832-1061
1-800-600-2330 (24 hrs)

 www.yss.ames.ia.us

 Ham

Provides intervention and runaway services.  Also offers individual, group, and family counseling.  Back to top