Help Me Grow Partners
The "Learn the Signs. Act Early." Campaign
aims to educate parents about childhood development, including early warning signs of Autism and other developmental disorders, and encourages developmental screening and intervention.
is a framework developed over the last decade to prevent child abuse and neglect. This approach helps child welfare systems, early education and other programs work with parents to build the following protective factors: Parental resilience; Social connections; Concrete support in times of need; Knowledge of parenting and child development; and Social and emotional competence of children.
Zero to Three
is a national, nonprofit organization that informs, trains, and supports professionals, policymakers, and parents in their efforts to improve the lives of infants and toddlers. Our mission is to promote the health and development of infants and toddlers.
Child & Family Policy Center
links research and advocacy to improve the well-being of Iowa kids. CFPC has successfully promoted initiatives expanding children’s access to quality child care and comprehensive health care, improving the tax treatment of low- and moderate-income working families and supporting efforts to boost family economic success.
The Alliance of Information and Referral Systems (AIRS)
is the association of information and referral (I&R) providers. It publishes the national Standards and Quality Indicators on I&R, as well as accrediting I&R programs and certifying individual I&R practitioners against the published standards. All but a handful of the country's 2-1-1 services are AIRS members--close to 240 services. AIRS also maintains the hub website showing where 2-1-1 services are: www.211.org.