Help Prevent Child Abuse in Iowa

Child abuse is preventable. Prevent Child Abuse Iowa recognizes it will take Iowans working together to ensure children are raised in safe, nurturing environments. The organization is proudly leading and inspiring others to create a state free from child abuse.

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Community Hero Award

Community Hero Award

Deadline for nominations April 1, 2017

Prevent Child Abuse Iowa seeks to honor Iowans throughout the state who make a positive and significant impact on our community, exemplifying the spirit of our mission to strengthen families for safer, happier childhoods.

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2017 Iowa Legislative Priorities

2017 Iowa Legislative Priorities

Prevent Child Abuse Iowa is supporting seven Iowa Legislative actions as part of our efforts during the 2017 calendar year.

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Registration is over 75% FULL

Registration is over 75% FULL

Strengthening Families, Building Hope : May 1 - May 3, 2017

If you don't have your seat yet, take a moment and register online today. You won't want to miss the research and insights from national and state experts!

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Iowa data shows childhood trauma linked to poor adult health

Iowa data shows childhood trauma linked to poor adult health

PCA Iowa worked with the Central Iowa ACEs 360 Coalition to release a new report examining three years of Iowa data on childhood trauma and the link to poor adult health, mental health and health-risk behaviors.

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MIECHV Programs serving kids & families

MIECHV Programs serving kids & families

This federal program gives pregnant women and families, particularly those considered at-risk, necessary resources and skills to raise children who are physically, socially, and emotionally healthy and ready to learn.

MIECHV Iowa Program Overview

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How We Prevent Child Abuse in Iowa

What we do and how you can make a difference.

Prevent Child Abuse Iowa 2704 Fleur Drive | Des Moines, IA 50321 | P: (515) 244.2200 | F: (515) 280.7835 | Toll Free: (800) 237.1815

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