Safe place for children to be interviewed by a forensic interviewer and receive forensic medical exams.
Referrals to mental health services and support groups and following the case through the legal system.
Community educational presentations.
Assist parents in reporting abuse or following up on reports already mad...
Provides trained volunteers and professionals who are knowledgeable about child abuse and general parenting issues. The volunteers are available for scheduled presentations to individual, groups, and organizations. Presentations can be tailored to a variety of audiences. Some topics include: communicating with your child, child development, shak...
DARKNESS TO LIGHT is a non-profit primary prevention program with the mission of reducing the incidents of child sexual abuse through public awareness and education. The ads are a "call to action" encouraging adults to call or go online for free materials that educate adults to prevent, recognize and react responsibly to child sexual abuse.
Criminal justice Support.
Information and referral.
Protection order Assistance.
Emergency Financial Aid.
Education and Inform...
IDPH offers Mandatory Reporters training through their training platform. Anyone looking to become a trained Mandatory Reporter can sign up through the website - https://training.hs.iastate.edu/login/index.php
**The training platform will be available for training starting June 30, 2020.
Required to respond to cases of elder abuse, neglect and exploitation, including financial exploitation. Elder abuse prevention and advocacy methods include providing outreach, education, training and consultation to aging network partners, key stakeholders and the general public.
THE DEPARTMENT OF INSPECTIONS AND APPEALS is a multi-faceted regulatory agency responsible for licensing and regulating health care providers, including long-term care facilities, assisted living programs, hospitals, home health agencies, hospices. DIA also inspects and licenses restaurants and grocery stores, hotels and motels, bingo parlors, and ...
04/06/2020 - COVID-19 Changes:
Aging Resources is still up and running. We are, as you are, considered an essential service. We are presently not accepting visitors to our office or scheduling any face to face meetings with clients. We are in process of transitioning into working from home. This will officially star...
The five strategic directions for Buffalo County include High Impact Prevention Services (decrease substance and alcohol misuse, increase number of adults reporting Alzheimer’s and dementia), Eliminate Health Disparities (increase number of adults with health insurance and decrease barriers to health care), Healthy Eating and Active Living (increas...
24 hour crisis line staffed by staff and trained volunteers who provide immediate access to crisis counseling and information and referral services to victims and secondary others of domestic abuse and sexual assault.
Protection order application assistance and criminal justice legal advocacy.
Domestic violence and sexual trau...
DOMESTIC VIOLENCE SERVICES (formerly know as the FAMILY VIOLENCE CENTER) provides comprehensive services for victims of domestic violence. Services include shelters for those affected by domestic violence and Outreach Services. Shelter location is confidential and not available to the general public. Outreach Services include counseling, court assi...
Formerly MONSOON UNITED ASIAN WOMEN OF IOWA, is a community based organization offering direct services to victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence, dating violence and human trafficking in the Asian Pacific Islander communities in Iowa.
DIAA offers direct services and advocacy to deaf, hard of hearing, and deaf-blind survivors of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault. Program provides legal, medical and one-on-one DV/SA counseling.
DIAA also offers community presentations, including cultural sensitivity training about interacting with deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing ...