Community Resources

Parenting Skills & Support

Women’s Resource Center

1616 Dill Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Friday 8 am-noon 1 pm-5 pm
This organization provides the following: safe shelter for women and children, 24 -hour crisis line, medical advocacy, legal advocacy, court advocacy support, protection orders, domestic violence support group, sexual assault support group, children’s support group, etc.

Autism Support Group- Area Education Agency

319-754-5726 Tim or Donna Roberts
North Hill School
825 N. 8th Street
Burlington, IA 52601
First Thursday each Month. Call for details

The Nest of Des Moines County 

214 N. 4th St., Suite 3-C
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. in Burlington
Thursday 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. in Danville and Mediapolis (alternating quarterly)
The Nest of Des Moines County is a Parent Education Program for prenatal and parents (male or female). Nest participants must be pregnant or have a child 5 years old or younger. They are are encouraged to bring a Support Person with them to the Nest Classes. Those enrolled in the Nest Family Support Program receive points for attending Nest classes; which are then redeemed for “New Store Incentive Items” at the Nest in Burlington. All must call, the Burlington Nest, to make an appointment to register.

Community Action of Southeast Iowa 

2850 Mt. Pleasant Street Suite 108
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Friday Central Office: 8:30 am – 5 pm. Centers: 8 am – 4:30 pm
The Birth Through Three Program/Parents as Teachers in Des Moines County provides parent educators who provide in home services for children from birth through three years of age.
The Women, Infants and Children Supplemental Food Program (WIC) provides medical and nutritional assessments, education and supplemental foods for pregnant women, breast feeding and non-nursing mothers, infants and children up to 5 years old.
Family Development and Self-Sufficiency (FaDSS) Family Development Specialists work with participants to help them overcome obstacles while working toward self-sufficiency.

Maternal & Well Child Clinic

Provides pre-natal care for

expectant mothers and a well-child program.


Newborn Family Home Visitor Program



Early childhood in-home visits parental educational/support


Bilingual 563.299.3529

Louisa County Extension

Wapello 319.523.2371

Louisa County Stork’s Nest


Child Support Recovery Unit 

409 N. 4th Street, Ste. 2
Burlington, IA 52601