ASK Resource Center News

Give input at upcoming Chapter 103 meetings

September 23, 2019

Parents, educators, and other stakeholders are invited to give input at the Chapter 103 meetings held across the state. Can't attend in-person? Submit your written comments to nicole.proesch@iowa.gov.

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Now Hiring: Part-Time Family Support Specialists

September 19, 2019

ASK Resource Center is seeking a qualified candidates to fill two part-time family support positions with flexible hours! This position will remain open until filled.

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RSVP to Attend Intelligent Lives Screenings Across Iowa

July 15, 2019

ASK is hosting four screenings of the award-winning documentary, Intelligent Lives, across the state in September and October. The film challenges what it means to be intelligent, and points to a future in which people of all abilities can fully participate in higher education, meaningful employment, and intimate relationships.

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Browse our Webinar Archive

May 23, 2019

Check out our catalog of webinars on topics such as special education, advocacy, support services, disability rights, and much more.

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Making Sense of Medicare-For-All and Other Proposals to Expand Public Coverage

May 22, 2019

The Kaiser Family Foundation, a health policy research organization, held a web briefing to examine recent proposals to expand coverage and make health care more affordable, including a national Medicare-for-all plan, a public plan option, and Medicare and Medicaid buy-ins. A recording of the web briefing and a PDF version of the slides are now available to the public.

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2019 Iowa Summer Camp List

February 25, 2019

Our annual list of Iowa Summer Camps is here to help families by offering travel planning tools and information about the various summer programs and activities available across the state!

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Safe and Civil Iowa Schools: No Room For Bullying

September 25, 2018

Words can hurt deeply and emotional injuries can have serious and long lasting consequences, especially for children. Bullying and harassment is not only harmful to the social and emotional development of children, it gets in the way of learning.

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