Human Services

Creating Safe Homes for Children

CFI helps change the lives of children needing a safe and stable home.

CFI's goal is to keep children safe and, whenever possible, to keep families together.

CFI’s services range from home studies, support for foster and adoptive parents, relatives, and caregivers, safety planning for families in crisis, life and parenting skills training, and budget management. Children & Families of Iowa’s staff is flexible, supportive, and committed to finding every family the help they need.

Health and Well-Being


Providing adoption services, including home studies and post-placement/post-adoption support.


We provide education and support to assist families with creating a safe home.

Caring Dads

A voluntary program for fathers to develop healthy coping, life, and parenting skills.

Understanding Moms

A support group to learn the skills to care for your children.

24/7 Dad®

A support group to learn the skills to be present for your children.

Family Centered Services

Focused on preserving families and preventing placement of children outside of their own homes.

Parent Partner Program

Parent Partner Program

Parents empowering parents to strengthen families for the safety, permanency, and well being for children.