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Community response

Topics feature the type of work and approach for improving children’s health.

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Make It Okay messaging in multiple languages

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Shifting the Lens: How The ACE Study sparked action to collectively improve our community's health

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2020 One Economy: The Blueprint for Action

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Health disparities for Black pregnant Iowans: What you should know

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4 insights from researching housing instability in central Iowa

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7 lessons learned from Sesame Street partnership

Foundation grants
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4 issues impacting children’s health during the pandemic

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Preparing yourself to center the voices of those impacted by issues

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How we can begin to find peace in 2021

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

Community response
Oct 26, 2020
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We have the resources to build a better food system here in Iowa

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What we should do about COVID-19 racial disparities in Iowa

Advocacy
May 6, 2020
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5 things you must know about migrant farmworkers in Iowa

Community response
Mar 30, 2020
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4 ways to understand weight stigma and promote a healthier community

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Your town might keep you from meeting your New Year's resolution

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A fellow's perspective: Getting to do the work we should be doing

System change
Nov 25, 2019
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Latinx youth mental health: Resiliency and its limitations

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Media's Role in Improving Health

How support to Iowa Public Radio is building awareness of factors that influence well-being

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Latinx Project tells story of strength and opportunity

New report highlights central Iowa Latinos contributions and disparities and elevates Latinx leaders

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Improving Health through Social Supports

MercyOne's community health worker model improves outcomes for families.

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Elevating the Latinx Community

How nonprofit leaders brought attention to the Latinx community and built new systems of support during the pandemic

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Central Iowa Youth Drive Change for Better Health

uVoice high school students commit to learning about and addressing issues, including vaping and racial justice, in central Iowa.

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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.

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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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