The Child and Policy Center will continue to educate and inform with the goal to build a knowledge and action base improving the health of Iowa children and families and others in need and preventing and mitigating childhood adversity and supporting efforts focused on children’s mental health. CFPC will engage coalitions and influence decision-making and planning related to child health and well-being. CFPC will move efforts ahead to develop and engage Iowa advocates in a shared agenda focused on kids and families.
A proposed Kids Action Agenda is launching with a November 10th, 2016 gathering of Iowa advocates. The purposes of the November event include: