LSI in the News

Op-eds and Columns from Team LSI

Cedar Rapids Gazette: Why Iowa should invest in its human services workforce

The Quad City Times: It’s OK to ask for help

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier: Social workers are our safety net

Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier: Iowa caregivers provide life-changing support

The Daily Reporter: The holidays are bittersweet. Therapy can help.

Mason City Globe Gazette: Iowa social workers deserve more than our thanks

The Dewitt Observer: Child abuse doesn’t go away during a pandemic

The Des Moines Register: Saying ‘thank you’ is not enough. Support Iowa’s human services workforce.

Early Childhood Services

N’West Iowa: LSI program assists families with goals

Muscatine Journal: LSI receives $11,300 from Muscatine Charities to support early childhood education

Mason City Globe Gazette: LSI receives $5,000 from First Citizens Bank for early childhood education

LSI Foster Care and Adoption

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune: Crying need persists for area foster homes

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune: Dawn Luetje named Director of LSI Foster Care and Adoption

Carroll Times Herald: Although slightly altered, foster-parent training continues

The Daily Nonpareil: LSI hosts foster care, adoption orientation Monday

KCAU: Foster family adapts to COVID-19 precautions

Denison Bulletin Review: COVID-19 presents challenges for LSI; foster families still needed

KTIV: National Adoption Month: Meet The Ellis Family

KCAU: Children, teens in need of foster homes in Sioux City

The Valley News: Olson’s celebrate the adoption of a second child

Emmetsburg Reporter-Democrat: November is National Adoption Month

Mental Health Services

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune: LSI receives $1,500 from Storm Lake Community Chest for Behavioral Health Intervention Services

Refugee and Immigrant Services

Iowa Public Television: Global Greens on Iowa Ingredient

WHO Channel 13: Training program helps refugees become farmers in Iowa

WHO Channel 13: Lutheran Services in Iowa seeks volunteer tutors to teach English

Iowa Public Radio: Near Cities, Land Owners And Urban Farmers Confront Pressure From Development

Storm Lake Pilot Tribune: Iowa Multilingual COVID-19 Phone Line: 1-877-558-2609

Iowa Public Radio: Harder U.S. Citizenship Test Puts Pressure On Educators

Residential Treatment

The Ames Tribune: Wilson Toyota celebrates annual Christmas party with Beloit

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