Community Resources

Iowa

Dubuque County Early Childhood
(DCEC) publishes an annual Family Resource Guide with comprehensive listings of organizations and businesses that offer programs, resources, and products for area families:
https://www.dcearlychild.org/for-parents/resources/

Keystone Area Education Agency
Keystone Area Education Agency is dedicated to providing the children of Northeast Iowa with the best possible educational opportunities. Through its partnerships with local schools, teachers, and parents, Keystone AEA will continue to provide services that put children first in Northeast Iowa.
https://www.keystoneaea.org/

Iowa Child Care Resource and Referral
CCR&R is available to assist families in selecting child care providers who best meet the needs of a child and their family. Child Care Consultants provide on-site consultation to licensed preschools, centers, nonregistered home providers and Child Development Home providers.
https://iowaccrr.org/

UnityPoint Dubuque County VNA Services for Children and Adults
https://www.unitypoint.org/dubuque/services-dubuque-county-vna-services.aspx

Four Oaks "Parents As Teachers" Program
Parents as Teachers is a free and voluntary family education and support program designed to provide practical, timely information to all families on child development.
https://fouroaks.org/prevention-services/#pat

ASK (Access for Special Kids)
ASK (Access for Special Kids) Resource Center is a parent training, information, and advocacy center for families of children with special needs across the state of Iowa. ASK is a family-driven 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. (To apply for a waiver in Iowa click here: https://tinyurl.com/2zr7r6m8)
www.askresource.org

Wisconsin area

Well Badger Resource Center (Wisconsin)
Well Badger Resource Center is a one-stop connection to community, social, health, and government programs -a place to find what you need, when you need it. Well Badger's website list over 4,000 services, programs, and resources in all 72 Wisconsin counties.
https://www.wellbadger.org/

Family Connections of Southwest Wisconsin
Family Connections is a non-profit organization funded through local and state grants, local fundraising, and donations. We are an organization that works for the betterment of children and families and we provide a number of services to families, child care providers, and local communities in and around Southwestern Wisconsin.
https://familyconnectionsswwi.org/

Wisconsin Family Ties
Wisconsin Family Ties started with humble beginnings through a meeting of support groups made up of like-minded families from around the state of Wisconsin who were focused on addressing and improving the outlook for their children's mental health. Three decades later, we have grown into the largest parent-run organization of its kind in the state, offering research-based, family-focused, and parent-led programs and services.
https://www.wifamilyties.org/resources/

Autism Society of South Central Wisconsin
The Autism Society of South Central WI is a 501(c)3 nonprofit serving the following counties in south central and southwestern Wisconsin: Crawford, Columbia, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Lafayette, Richland, Rock, and Sauk. We are dedicated to improving the lives of all who are impacted by Autism by providing information, resources and support, while raising awareness and acceptance in our community. We do this by increasing public awareness about the day-to-day issues faced by people on the Autism spectrum, advocating for appropriate services for individuals across the lifespan, and providing the latest information regarding treatment, education, research and advocacy.
https://autismsouthcentral.org/resource-directory/