Character and leadership development. Programs include aquatics, arts, sports, fitness and recreation, health and life skills, educational and career development, job training, career preparation, tutoring services, and age appropriate community service.
Outdoor activities, including Carter Lake Summer Camp (Mon-Fri 8 am-4 pm).
SOUTHWESTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGE is a two-year fully accredited community college with a variety of vocational/technical programs and liberal arts education. SWCC also offers a Small Business Development Center that can help anyone plan, start or build a small business. Call for more information 641-782-1483.
Literacy, educational support, mental health services and referrals to other agencies as needed.
Works to address the holistic needs of each child through:
· A safe environment with caring adult mentors.
· Healthy meals and bags of weekend food.
· A hands-on curriculum with a focus on reading, STEM (science, technology...
Offering food pantry services and prepared meals for adults ages 50 and older. Home delivery or drive-through pick-up available.
Social work services for adults ages 50 and older.
Check the website for the latest updates on other activities for older adults.
ESL or English as a Second Language is a program for people who speak, read and write best in a language other than English and desire to improve their use of the English language. Entry-level English through college-prep English is available.
HiSET and High School Completion Center (testing and prep).
Learn fun ways to engage children in literacy play and turn everyday experiences into learning activities to help children be ready for school. Families participate together in hands-on activities that support early literacy skills in six areas.
BE REAL Academy — Building and Enhancing Relationships – Enriching Academics and Learning — is designed for middle school students ages 13-16. Focused on literacy skills, BE REAL engages students through participation in a book club called Chapters.
BE REAL is intended to create opportunities for parent and student engagement and traini...
Helps adult learners new to the workforce or seeking higher wage employment overcome educational barriers such as low literacy levels or education to create access to new opportunities and career paths. Provides Spanish-speaking adult learners with the following classes: GED, GED Math and Computer Tutoring, Pre-GED, Literacy, Computer Literacy (Wi...
Teaches adult students reading, writing, and math literacy skills free of charge, and regardless of age, income, background, race, or religion. Students receive free literacy education though the agency's Four Pillars of Programming: One-on-One tutoring, Group Classes, the Language and Learning Lab with access to various self-paced computer program...
Head Start, Early Head Start, and Title I Migrant Education programs.
Early Development Network Services Coordination.
Grantee for Region 9 Planning Region Team.
Volunteer tutors for adults, available to native speakers of English seeking to improve literacy skills and those learning English as a new language (English Language Learners).
One to one instruction is available for learners desiring to work at their own pace and/or on a specific skill area.
Small group tutoring is offered t...
Adult Basic Education and GED Classes helps adult students improve reading, math, science and/or social studies knowledge to get a GED degree. Students with 8th grade and under reading and math skills are in the Adult Basic Education program. Students at a 9th grade or higher level in reading and math become official GED students and begin studies ...