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Orchard Place 2019 Voice for Children Award

Orchard Place Awards 2019 Voice for Children Award to Senator Charles Schneider

The Voice for Children award is given annually to one Republican and one Democrat at the Orchard Place Thanksgiving luncheon.

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Orchard Place Announces 2019 Voice for Children Award W

Representative Kristin Sunde Awarded Orchard Place Voice for Children Award

The Voice for Children award is given annually to one Republican and one Democrat at the Orchard Place Thanksgiving luncheon.

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Winner of the 2019 Michelle A. Moore Award of Distincti

Orchard Place Announces Ryan McClure as the Winner of the 2019 Michelle A. Moore Award of Distinction

The award recognizes outstanding advocates for children in Polk County

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Orchard Place 2019 Volunteer of the Year Award

Orchard Place Awards Elaine Smith 2019 Volunteer of the Year

Elaine and her canine companion Apollo awarded for spending countless hours with the kids at Orchard Place

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The 2019 Orchard Place Holiday Gift Drive is Underway!

The 2019 Orchard Place Holiday Gift Drive is Underway!

How you can help.

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Orchard Place 2019 Report Card

Orchard Place Announces 2019 Report Card

In 2019, Orchard Place served 8,613 Iowa children and youth

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Communicating With A Child In Crisis

Communicating With Someone In Crisis

Orchard Place Provides List of What to Do and What NOT To Do When Communicating With a Child In Crisis

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2019 Orchard Place Moonlight Classic

Thank You For Making the 2019 Moonlight Classic A SUCCESS

Check out our event photo gallery!

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May is Mental Health Awareness Month

Orchard Place Posted a New Social Media Post Each Day of Mental Health Awareness Month - See the Posts Here

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Orchard Place Hosts 9th Annual Psychological Trauma & Juvenile Justice Trauma Informed Care Conference June 3 & 4

More than 300 professionals who work with children and families including physicians, social workers, mental health counselors, foster parents, early interventionists, psychologists, educators, business, human resource, medical and juvenile justice professionals will attend.

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