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Call for Speakers: 2021 Child Abuse Prevention Conference
The 2021 Child Abuse Prevention Conference will be delivered virtually on May 4-5, 2021. Submit a speaker proposal for consideration by Friday, January 2 at 5:00 p.m.Learn More
Welcome to our new PCA Iowa staff!
Read about our new hires and their roles at Prevent Child Abuse Iowa.Learn More
Why I became a CAPP Educator: Kathy Vance
Kathy Vance, Louisa County Director at Iowa State University Extension and Outreach, was well positioned to take on pregnancy prevention when the opportunity opened at her agency. Back in the 1920s and 1930s, Kathy’s grandmother was a proponent of women’s rights and worked on projects to promote access to birth control. She and her husband […]Learn More