Homemaker services include:
Minimal financial management
Transportation to routine doctors appointments outside Harrison County, as long as the doctor is a client
Meal preparation in the home
Home health aides
Issues private water well permits, on-site waste water treatment permits, and permits to build. Handles nuisance complaints such as junk yards, illegal dumps, and neighborhood environmental problems. Grant program for private water testing, plugging abandoned wells, and rehabilitating existing wells.
County level services:
Provide direct emergency economic aid for vital necessities to veterans, their widow, and dependents, according to their needs
Personal visits for assistance and claims to housebound veterans or dependents
State level services do not require wartime service:
Completes applications for the Iowa Vetera...
Early education and family support program free to all families with children prenatal to kindergarten entry. Parent educators provide home visits, developmental screenings, and resource and referral for early childhood resources in Harrison County. GetTogether meetings offered 12 or more times a year.
Bright Beginnings program for Har...
Children's health services include:
Dental screening, education, referral to dentist after age 3
Developmental Screening, Vision Screening, Hearing and Speech Screening
Nutrition assessment and counseling by WIC (Women, Infant, Child) Nutritionist
Urine testing and blood pressure testing
Health history assessment
Sexually transmitted disease screening, education, and treatment.