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Monthly Archives: October 2017

Energy Assistance is available for families through Upper Des Moines Opportunity as of November 1st.  You will need to call and set up an appointment through your local Upper Des Moines office at 515-576-7774. Bring the following to the appointment: *Proof of income for all people in the home over age 19- (including the last 3 months of paycheck stubs […]
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Here are some tips to help you prepare your home for winter: Furnace Inspection — Stock up on furnace filters and change them monthly or ask your landlord to change them for you.  Remove all flammable material form the area surrounding your furnace. Check the Exterior Doors and Windows — Use weather stripping around doors to prevent cold air from […]
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On Saturday, October 21, 2017, YOUR Inc Head Start and Early Head Start employees enjoyed a fun day with community families at the Fort Dodge Crossroads Mall during Kidzmania.  Tucker Turtle was there in person to take pictures, dance and give high-fives… all while teaching about taking a time when you get angry.  Each person was encouraged to decorate their ‘own’ paper […]
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Come on out to the Crossroads mall in Fort Dodge, IA on Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 10 am to 2 pm.  Admission and all activities are FREE!  Activities include ISU Insect Zoo, Bluedorn Science Imaginarium, balloons and facepainting, games & crafts.  There are also stage performances by Vicky’s dance and tumbling Academy, Hollingsworth School of Dance & Gymnastics, magician […]
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