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Below, browse our many programs and services which offer care, developmental screenings and support to help grow great families!
Concerned about your child's development? Our 1st Five program works closely with medical providers to identify needs during well-child visits and connect to services that can help.
This program links Medicaid-eligible Polk County residents under age 21 to health care and community resources.
Our interpreters speak nearly two dozen languages and dialects, providing much-needed support to non-English-speaking families in our community.
Are you a first-time parent? Our Nurse-Family Partnership Program matches first-time parents with a Nurse Home Visitor who provides education and support.
The Iowa Family Support Network is a statewide directory of specialized providers and resources for children, families and their service providers.
The I-Smile™ Program provides oral health screenings, oral health education, nutrition education relating to oral health...
Our Maternal Child Outreach Team connects uninsured and under-insured children, families, and pregnant women to medical and dental health coverage and community resources.
Pregnant and parenting moms can receive home visits, health assessments and education.
Looking for resources to aid a troubled teen, address family stress or help work through parenting challenges?
Are you looking for affordable health care insurance? Our navigators may be able to help you.
Stork's Nest and Family Nest is an educational and incentive program. Participants earn points for healthy behaviors which can be redeemed for parenting needs and household supplies.
The Storybook Project keeps incarcerated parents and their children connected through reading at the Iowa Correctional Institution in Mitchellville and at the Newton Correctional Facility in Newton.
Healthy Start and Empowerment offers free support to pregnant or parenting families with young children.
The program is dedicated to improving the health and well being of pregnant women, children and families.
Our community partners are a key part of VNS of Iowa's success in the Des Moines metro area.