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Iowa's Awesome Families: News & Updates

Wednesday, May 17, 2017 - 3:28pm
Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 1:46pm

More than 400,000 children in the U.S. are part of the national foster care system and more than 23,000 of those individuals age out of the system each year. The foster care transition toolkit was created by the U.S. Department of Education to provide youth in foster care with the resources and...

Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 1:32pm

Ames, Iowa—Iowa KidsNet recently had the opportunity to speak in front of the congregation at Cornerstone Church in Ames.

For years, members of the church have been dedicated to providing children with loving homes through Iowa’s foster care and adoptive family systems, and...

Events

  • Des Moines Information Session (Full)

    Des Moines Information Session (Full)

    Let's make a difference together. Come explore foster parenting at our Des Moines information session!

    An information session is one of the first steps to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. You'll receive a basic overview of foster care and adoption and learn about characteristics of children in the child welfare system.

    To get started, fill out our online inquiry form today. We'll then follow up with information about the next steps, including how to register for a session.

    For questions, please call 1.800.243.0756.

    Date: 
    Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Location: 
    Lutheran Services 3200 Univeristy Ave, Des Moines, IA
    Wednesday, May 31, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Grinnell Information Session

    Grinnell Information Session

    Let's make a difference together. Come explore foster parenting at our Grinnell information session!

    An information session is one of the first steps to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. You'll receive a basic overview of foster care and adoption and learn about characteristics of children in the child welfare system.

    To get started, fill out our online inquiry form today. We'll then follow up with information about the next steps, including how to register for a session.

    For questions, please call 1.800.243.0756

    Date: 
    Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Location: 
    Ahrens Foundation, 1510 Penrose St., Grinnell
    Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Des Moines Information Session (Full)

    Des Moines Information Session (Full)

    Let's make a difference together. Come explore foster parenting at our Des Moines information session!

    An information session is one of the first steps to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. You'll receive a basic overview of foster care and adoption and learn about characteristics of children in the child welfare system.

    To get started, fill out our online inquiry form today. We'll then follow up with information about the next steps, including how to register for a session.

    For questions, please call 1.800.243.0756.

    Date: 
    Monday, June 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Location: 
    Lutheran Services 3200 Univeristy Ave, Des Moines, IA
    Monday, June 5, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Burlington Information Session

    Burlington Information Session

    Burlington Information Session

    Let's make a difference together. Come explore foster parenting at our Burlington information session!

    An information session is one of the first steps to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. You'll receive a basic overview of foster care and adoption and learn about characteristics of children in the child welfare system.

    To get started, fill out our online inquiry form today. We'll then follow up with information about the next steps, including how to register for a session.

    For questions, please call 1.800.243.0756.

     

    Date: 
    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
    Location: 
    The Loft, 416 Jefferson St, Burlington, IA 52601
    Tuesday, June 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
  • Cedar Rapids Information Session

    Cedar Rapids Information Session

    Let's make a difference together. Come explore foster parenting at our Cedar Rapids information session!

    An information session is one of the first steps to learn more about becoming a foster or adoptive parent. You'll receive a basic overview of foster care and adoption and learn about characteristics of children in the child welfare system.

    To get started, fill out our online inquiry form today. We'll then follow up with information about the next steps, including how to register for a session.

    For questions, please call 1.800.243.0756

    Date: 
    Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm
    Location: 
    Four Oaks, 2100 1st Ave NE, Cedar Rapids Iowa
    Thursday, June 8, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:30pm