Issue

Housing

Issues are areas of concern impacting children’s health.

Related Issues & Ideas

Website

Frameworks Institute: Changing the conversation on social issues

View Frameworks Institute: Changing the conversation on social issues
Report

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

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

2020 One Economy: The Blueprint for Action

View 2020 One Economy: The Blueprint for Action
Website

Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program

View Youth Homelessness Demonstration Program

What you should know about homelessness in central Iowa during the pandemic

Community response
Oct 26, 2020
View Post

Leading system change, even in times of uncertainty

System change
Jul 22, 2020
View Post

Housing code for healthier lives

Advocacy
Nov 7, 2019
View Post

The power is in the partnership

View Post

The look of our community is still impacted by decades old policy choices

View Post

Housing policy is health policy (and education policy, and economic policy...)

View Post

What do youth who are homeless need? And how far am I willing to go to help?

View Post

The Dream Cube: Art for Social Impact

The Dream Cube, a monolithic structure constructed of pillows piled 8-feet high, popped up in downtown Des Moines late last fall. The provocative piece sparked conversations about the potential of our youth—if they have a safe place to dream.

View Story

How Youth Are Driving Community Efforts to End Homelessness

dsm Magazine features a unique collaboration that is engaging youth who’ve experienced homelessness in identifying new solutions to address this issue in central Iowa.

View Story