February 7, 2020 By 0 Comments

A hard lesson learned

“It was far from my finest moment. A hard lesson learned that I share with you from my most humble place in the hope that it will help you...

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February 3, 2020 By 0 Comments

Forty-nine individuals from 26 different entities in Hamilton County have committed to joining together to learn and plan so that Hamilton County youth become more resilient

No one organization can solve the conditions that cause Adverse Childhood Experiences. Nor can one agency address the impact ACEs have on physical and mental health, educational achievement, economic...

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January 23, 2020 By 0 Comments

It’s a decision you can never regret!

“As a former child welfare worker in Iowa, I worked with dozens of parents who were struggling with methamphetamine. Each had heard much of the insidious nature of the...

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January 10, 2020 By 0 Comments

Getting Relationships Right

In this talk, Dr. Kent Pekel shares five essential actions that adults can take to build developmental relationships with young people in families, schools, programs, and other settings. Using...

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November 14, 2019 By 0 Comments

Monitoring the future-2018 results

Monitoring the Future (MTF) is an annual survey of 8th, 10th, and 12th graders conducted by researchers at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, under a grant from the...

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October 4, 2019 By 0 Comments

A conversation with our Spanish speaking community

When: October 12th, 4:00 p.m. Where: InTANDEM Workspace, 501 Bank St. Webster City, Iowa Power Up YOUth is a coalition or a group of people and agencies uniting youth...

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September 27, 2017 By 0 Comments

Did Someone Say Service?

We are happy to honor Katy Bernard, English Language Learner teacher at Webster City High School, for the work she does with helping young new arrivals learn to navigate...

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August 14, 2017 By 0 Comments

Celebrating Our Successes With Media Partners

We value the partnerships that we have our local media partners. We are proud to celebrate the contributions of our Media Partners since July 2016. We thank them for...

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July 11, 2017 By 0 Comments

Celebrating Our Successes with our Civic Groups and Volunteer Partners

Our data from 2008 to 2014 shows significant improvement. Most of our efforts in the past have been focused on underage drinking and marijuana with great success. Your support...

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July 10, 2017 By 0 Comments

Mental Health First Aid Training Workshop

Just as CPR helps even those without clinical training assist an individual having a heart attack, Mental Health First Aid prepares participants to interact with a person experiencing a...

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