Child & Family Policy Center

Listen: A Deeper Dive podcast

Introducing: A Deeper Dive, a podcast about all-things child policy in Iowa. Give it a listen!


New report: foster youth 

Children in the care of Iowa’s child welfare system are more likely than ten years ago to be placed in families. But much work remains.



Medicaid is too important to be a political football. Now is the time to have a productive conversation on how to fix things.

Iowa comes in 10th overall

The Annie E. Casey Foundation's 2020 national KIDS COUNT® Data Book is out. It ranks the states on 16 indicators of child and family well-being in four domains. 

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