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Child welfare

Issues are areas of concern impacting children’s health.

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Cultivating Change: How the HealthConnect Fellowship lifted a network of advocates to improve children's health in central Iowa

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ACEs Connection

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Human Trafficking Awareness for Youth

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Strengthening Medicaid

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Transforming Iowa's Foster Care System to Support Kinship Caregiving

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Connecting systems, connecting families

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What does opportunity look like for Iowa children (and are we doing the right things help them thrive)?

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Together, inching closer to a tipping point on children's issues

Advocacy
May 22, 2018
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What do youth who are homeless need? And how far am I willing to go to help?

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Protecting Those Who Protect Our Kids

Iowa ACEs 360 shares this story about how supervisors in the Polk County Dept. of Human Services’ Child Welfare Division are addressing trauma in their workforce.

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A New Approach to Supporting Youth in Juvenile Detention

Teenagers in jumpsuits lying on yoga mats, their eyes closed, their bodies still. This is the image Megan Hoxhalli describes as remarkable for juvenile detention, a place where youth arrive shaken, dysregulated, and scared about their future.

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