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Description:data-cycle-pager-active- data-cycle-pager-template='' data-cycle-pause-on-hover="true" data-cycle-timeout="7000"Call your County Office for Assistance, click here for contact informationTo contact the Health Department, Head Start, Prevention, Treatment or Weatherization Departments call 712-792-9266 or 1-800-642-6330.COVID-19 IN IOWAProtect Yourself Others!If you are coughing or have respiratory symptoms,please stay home! Households that have been affected by COVID-19 can apply for one of the following:Rental Assistance OR Varied Assistance (Water Bill, Vehicle Repairs, Medical Bills)Limited Funding AvailableCall your County Family Development Center for more details learn more Counseling, assessment and referral services are provided for adults and adolescents experiencing problems in their life due to substance use disorders. Counseling is available on an individual or group basis and is also available to family members and/or friends. learn more Head Start and Early Head Start are comprehensive child development programs which serve children from birth to age five, pregnant women and their families. The programs are child-focused and have the overall goal of increasing the school readiness of young children in low-income families. learn more New Opportunities Outreach has a Family Development Centerlocated in each of the counties we serve: Audubon, Calhoun, Carroll, Dallas, Greene, Guthrie and Sac. We havestaff that work with low income families on a daily basis to meet basic needs and developtheir own capacity to do so. learn more Primary prevention protects the individual from ever experiencing problems with alcohol, tobacco and other drugs and delays the onset by providing broad based community programs. These programs focus on education and are often paralleled in the schools and workplace. Secondary prevention identifies problems and high risk use of substances. The goal is to prevent future problems and provide prevention strategies that last a lifetime. learn more Health Services Programs providing accessible, affordable and comprehensive care for over 40 years. learn more The weatherization program provides residential energy evaluations to determine how homes can be made safer and more comfortable. Services are provided at no cost to reduce fuel usage and to lower the costs of heating bills. Weatherization services include, but are not limited to: insulation, air sealing, repair/replacement of furnaces and water heaters. All services are completed by skilled workers and inspected by licensed professionals to ensure quality work is performed in making homes more energy efficient. learn more
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