IOWA Alliance for Drug Endangered Children DEC

rescue, defend, shelter, support

  • … Vision: Iowa’s Children will grow-up in drug free homes.
  • Mission: To empower communities to break the cycle of drug abuse in families by providing the tools, technical assistance and training that allows for a collaborative response that ensures the safety of children.
  • SAVE THE DATE! Monday, April 11, 2011 Iowa Drug Endangered Children Conference … (down of the Homepage).

DEC in IOWA;
Resources; IOWA Laws; Medical/Research; Psychosocial; Treatment; Decontamination; News, Events;
Links and National Alliance;
Address: Becky Swift, Governor’s Office of Drug Control Policy, Wallace Office Building, 502 E. 9th Street, 1st Floor, Des Moines, IA 50319, USA;
Contact.

Homepage: Iowa’s drug endangered children efforts are a coordinated response to the impact of parental/caregiver substance abuse on Iowa children, who are often found to be living in deplorable conditions; neglected and suffering. 

Iowa professionals are coming together as teams to provide immediate intervention and follow-up care for these children.

Iowa Drug Endangered Children web site reflects an advocacy community in Iowa driven by the need to stand up for Iowa children endangered by their parents or caregivers illicit drug use.  The Iowa DEC community, like similar collaborative efforts in other states, is a committed group of professionals from multiple disciplines dedicated to finding solutions to the problems children face as the result of living with substance abusing parents, and to build a better world for these children … (full text Homepage).

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