news at pca Iowa

Find our latest press releases, upcoming events, program announcements or deadlines and new research, and see when PCA Iowa shows up in the media.

Join us for Let’s Talk Month in October!

Conversations regarding healthy relationships, sex, and unplanned pregnancy should start early and continue throughout adolescence. Let’s Talk Month urges adults and adolescents to have open communication about sexuality. Prevent Child Abuse Iowa encourages adults to be the sex educators kids want, with the accurate information they need. Find communication tips, messages worth repeating, and more […]

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Connections Matter has been updated!

Connections Matter

Yes – you heard right.  It has been refreshed, updated, refurbished, reconditioned, improved, revised – whatever synonym you prefer, and we’re so excited to share! We heard feedback from around the state and worked with Dr. Linda Chamberlain, curriculum developer, to improve and update the curriculum.  The goal of Connections Matter remains the same: To […]

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2020 Annual Report

Press Releases

2020 was a year of many challenges and devastating losses, but also one of reminders and affirmation. We were reminded of our resilience and the importance of relationships. We saw the positive impact that communities can have on families. Prevent Child Abuse Iowa celebrated victories with new partnerships and programs to address community needs.  We look […]

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Governor Reynolds signs Proclamation for Child Abuse Prevention Month

Governor Kim Reynolds has recognized April as Child Abuse Prevention Month with a Proclamation signing. The theme of this year’s awareness and impact campaign is “Growing a Better Tomorrow for All Children, Together.” Prevent Child Abuse Iowa recognizes the importance of community-based support for all children and families. “We can build healthier, safer, and thriving […]

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Annual Meeting on April 13th

Board of Directors

Prevent Child Abuse Iowa will be hosting our Annual Meeting on April 13th, 2021 at 7:30 AM. Due to the social distancing measures surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic we will be meeting virtually on Zoom. For login information to attend please reach out to Kate Murphy (

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