Children's Square serves over 1,500 children and families daily. Services include early childhood care and education programs, counseling services, emergency services, a grades 1-12 special education program, residential treatment for children and adolescents experiencing serious emotional disorders and aftercare services for young adults who have aged out of foster care. In addition, we recruit, train and support foster and adoptive families in both Iowa and Nebraska.
The Iowa West Foundation has generously provided $20,000 in Challenge Funds to be shared by participating nonprofits it recognizes as being based in or providing services in Pottawattamie County five days per week or more and meeting their funding criteria. These funds will be distributed based on donations coming from Pottawattamie County.