Youth Services

youth pic Friendly House Youth Services provide a safe, quality, affordable continuum of care and services for children ages 2-12.  The main objectives are to give children the opportunity to increase relationships with peers, to solve problems and to enhance skill development.  The children are exposed to diverse recreational and educational experiences at a cost that is affordable to all families. The programming focuses on promoting positive physical, social and educational development through enrichment activities, recreation, field trips and tutoring. Friendly House is proud to announce that the Youth Programs (Preschool, Afterschool, Plus Days, & Summer Daycare) have recently been rated with FIVE-STARS by the State of Iowa Quality Rating System, achieving the highest rating possible!

Youth Programs Include:

Plus Days Program
Summer Daycare Program

-Friendly House announces their sponsorship of CACFP within our Youth Programs.  Meals are available at no separate charge to enrolled children in Friendly Kid’s Corner. Meals are provided without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, or disability.

It is the policy of Friendly House not to discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, gender, sex, age, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, familial status or sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law in its programs, activities, or employment practices as required by the Iowa Code section 216.7.  If you have any questions or grievances related to compliance with this policy by Friendly House, contact the Iowa Civil Rights Commission, Grimes State Office Building, 1400 E. 14th St., Des Moines, IA 50319-1004; phone: 515-281-4121, 800-457-4416 or