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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Thank You Alliant Energy Foundation!

Thank You Alliant Energy Foundation!

Grant provided for Connections Matter

PCA Iowa was awarded a $2,500 Workforce Development grant for Connections Matter to assist in the translation of materials into Spanish and other languages as needed.

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Connections Matter Evaluation Report

Connections Matter Evaluation Report

PCA Iowa contracted with Iowa State University to provide a report that looks at the methodology, analysis, and results of the Connections Matter initiative, and lessons learned through the Connections Matter message.

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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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Join the Connections Matter movement

Join the Connections Matter movement

Connections matter to developing healthy brains, supportive relationships and thriving communities. Learn more about this effort and how you can help us share this message!

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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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