Support - Iowa Youth Military Programs




Crisis Text Line

Text HOME to 741741 Crisis Text Line serves anyone, providing access to free, 24/7 support via: text.

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Whether you are Active Duty, Reserves or National Guard, we offer FREE Club memberships…

Child Care Aware of America

Get Help Finding and Paying for Child Care.


The USO strengthens America’s military service members by keeping them connected to family, home and country, throughout their service to the nation.

Military One Source

Military OneSource is your 24/7 connection to information, answers and support to help you reach your goals, overcome challenges and thrive.

United Through Reading

UTR connects military families who are separated —for deployment or military assignment—by providing a shared storytime.

Our Military Kids

Offers deployed National Guard, deployed Reserve, or post 9/11 combat-injured service members extracurricular activity grants.

Hyvee Kids Fit

Empowering children to take control of their health by making resources accessible to all parents, teachers and role models.

The Red Cross

The Red Cross helps members of the military, veterans and their families prepare for, cope with, and respond to, the challenges of military service.


This group of military connected teens are a lively bunch and provide insight into the issues their peers face. They are also challenged to be leaders in their local community and at our events. This is a great opportunity for youth to get experience that will prepare them for college, employment and beyond.

interested in joining?

The State Teen Panel has been a community that I am proud to be apart of. I look forward to every time we get to be together

Madison Price, State Teen Panel 2020


There are many ways to provide your support through the Child & Youth Program. This can be from administration, which would help us with numerous projects, or directly working with youth at our events. Whatever is your desire we have plenty of opportunities for you.

want to know more about our volunteer program?

Welcome to the Iowa Army National Guard Child & Youth Program!