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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Iowa DHS Initial Targeted Child Welfare Review Released

Iowa DHS Initial Targeted Child Welfare Review Released

PCA Iowa was invited to participate in the independent review of Iowa DHS's systems, policies, and practices conducted by The Child Welfare Policy and Practice Group, requested by the Iowa legislature and DHS following the deaths of two young girls, Sabrina Ray and Natalie Finn.

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2018 Advocacy Webinar

2018 Advocacy Webinar

Join PCA Iowa on January 17th at 1:00 PM to discuss and learn about our 2018 advocacy agenda. Topics will include: 2018 legislative priorities, legislative and non-legislative activities, and information our our upcoming Day on the Hill in April. Click here to access the Webinar.

Iowa Child Maltreatment Prevention Needs Assessment

Iowa Child Maltreatment Prevention Needs Assessment

Prevent Child Abuse Iowa announces the release of the state-wide needs assessment of child abuse prevention programming in Iowa.

Needs Assessment

Iowa Child Abuse Prevention Strategic Plan

Iowa Child Abuse Prevention Strategic Plan

View the 2017 Iowa Child Abuse Prevention Strategic Plan.

Strategic Plan

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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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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