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Our mission is to empower communities to provide safe and happy childhoods through collaboration with diverse partners, leading to a better future for Iowa. Join us.

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At a Glance: Our Impact

  • 140

    Number of abuse prevention providers, state agencies, national partners, grant funders, policy makers, volunteers, and advocates that PCA Iowa collaborated with in 2017.

  • 40

    Number of children who benefitted from child abuse prevention programs in 2018 alone.

  • 1500

    Number of people touched by the Connections Matter program in 2018, which helps adults be better prepared to support children and manage stress.