News Archives

September 6, 2016 - Annie E. Casey Foundation
Jim Casey Initiative Builds on Momentum in Advancing its Vision for Young People

August 20, 2016
Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Releases Annual Outcomes for Iowa Aftercare Participants

August 18, 2016
Aftercare Serves Record Number of Former Foster Youth in SFY 2016

March 20, 2016
Children in the foster system: Aging out, acting out

March 4, 2016
Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Surveys 500 Youth on Life in Foster Care

November 25, 2015
InSight Youth Leadership Board helps feed thousands through Meals of the Heartland

October 9, 2015
Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Releases Annual Outcomes for Iowa Aftercare Participants 

October 2, 2015
Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Receives Grant to Improve and Strengthen State Policy Related to Normalcy for Foster Youth

September 21, 2015
Youth Policy Institute of Iowa expands staff to meet the growing needs of youth aging out of foster care

August 17, 2015
Juvenile Reentry Task Force Benefits from Youth Perspective

April 8, 2015
Youth Policy Institute of Iowa and Foundation 2 team up to expand services for former foster youth

October 24, 2014
InSight Youth Leadership Board supports DMARC’s local food pantry

October 9, 2014 - Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Releases Annual Outcomes for Iowa Aftercare Participants

September 2, 2014 - Involving Foster Care Youth in Planning for their Transition: Does it make a difference?

June 25, 2014 - Iowa Aftercare Services Network (IASN) expands services to include youth exiting court-ordered detention or Iowa’s State Training School for Boys

January 21, 2014 - Young People Help Develop New Approach to Transition Planning

December 22, 2013 - In transition: Teens aging out of foster care system battle stigma, need support.

Sept 26, 2013 - Children's Justice Summit 2013

Sept 23, 2013 - Program Demonstrates Positive Impact for Youth Who Age Out of Foster Care

Sept 9, 2013 - Youth Policy Institute of Iowa and American Home Finding Association team up to expand services for former foster youth

July 22, 2013 - Youth Policy Institute of Iowa hires a new Project Manager to lead post-secondary efforts

July 11, 2013 - Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Receives Grant to Improve Post-Secondary Success among Youth Transitioning from Foster Care

May 6, 2013 - Jim Casey Initiative, Child Welfare Advocates, Elected Officials Launch Milestone Initiative for Older Youth in Foster Care

January 30, 2013 - Youth Policy Institute of Iowa partners with the Careers in Financial Services

November 13 - 15, 2012 - Annual Jim Casey Youth Opportunities Initiative fall convening

July 12, 2012 - InSight Board President addresses the Iowa Council on Human Services

June 27-29, 2012 - National Pathways to Adulthood Conference

May 31, 2012 - Youth Policy Institute of Iowa Youth Leadership Board to present at New York conferences

May 5, 2012 - InSight Youth Leadership Board sponsors “Stride for Foster Care” walk 2012

March 13, 2012 - YPII presents to Iowa Legislators
. YPII’s presentation can be accessed here.