Community Resources

Adult Education

Iowa State University Cooperative Extension

FAX: 319-394-9435
102 West Main Street
Mediapolis, IA 52637
This organization provides educational programs to youth, adults, parents, and volunteer leaders.
Serving Des Moines, Henry, Jefferson, Lee, Louisa & Van Buren counties

Planned Parenthood

319-753-6209 or 1-877-811-7526
620 N. 8th Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday: 10:30 am – 6:30 pm Tuesday: 8 am – 12 noon Wednesday: 12 noon- 5 pm Thursday: 2 pm – 6 pm Friday: 8:30 am – 5 pm 3rd Saturday each month: 9 am- 1 pm
Provides medically accurate, age-appropriate education and professional trainings in the communities within Southeast Iowa. They have a resource library containing videos, brochures, fliers, and pamphlets, and books is available. PPSI also has teaching tools such as birth control kits, Baby Think It Over, and the empathy belly.

Job Corps 

1000 N. Roosevelt Avenue
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Friday 8 am- 4:30 pm
Free residential education and training program. Offers youth: learn a trade, get GED or high school diploma, and help getting a job.

Southeastern Community College

1500 Agency Street, Room 513
West Burlington, IA 52655
Tuesday & Thursday 5 pm- 8 pm
319-208-5314 Brenda Kempker
The Workforce Center
1000 N. Roosevelt Avenue
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday-Friday 9-12 a.m. and 12:30-3 p.m.
319-208-5314 Brenda Kempker

High School Equivalency (HSE); ESL/ELL; and Continuing Education 

EICC at the Columbus Junction Learning Center

McAvoy University Center, Muscatine


Louisa County Extension

Educational programs and resources.

Wapello 319.523.2371 

Promise Jobs

For persons on FIP

319.753.1671 or 800.642.4032 ext. 214 



800.397.9675 or 563.264.0880

SEI Community Action/CAP

Columbus Junction 319.728.2314