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Through its member organizations, the Center provides a broad range of information, advocacy, support, training, and direct services. Visit Special Education.
515-327-9075 West Des Moines
Statewide advocacy organization dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with Autism Spectrum Disorders. Visit Asperger Syndrome.
Information, advocacy, and support for survivors of brain injury and their families. Visit Learning Disabilities.
Provides free or low-cost health insurance for Iowa children, under age 19, in families with limited incomes. Visit Family Health.
1-800-942-0333 24 Hour Hotline
Provides assistance and education to programs that serve battered women and their children. Visit Abuse: Physical, Emotional, Sexual.
Education of crime prevention strategies and networking with others on how to reduce the chances of becoming a victim of crime. Visit Teen Violence.
Compiles, coordinates, and disseminates missing persons information. Visit Runaways and Missing Children.
Supports people with disabilities to secure their rights and full participation as citizens through self-advocacy education, information and referral, non-legal advocacy and legal and systems advocacy. Visit Special Education.
Education, advocacy, and support. Visit Learning Disabilities.
515-244-2200 Des Moines
319-398-5133 Cedar Rapids
Iowa grassroots effort to reduce the stigma attached to those in recovery from substance abuse addiction. Visit Drugs and Teen Substance Abuse.
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