Family Support

Family Support

A community thrives when families are strong and their children are supported. Family Support programs work with parents and their children, giving them the skills to best interact and learn as a child grows. Through parental education and early childhood supports, local families are strengthened and, ultimately, our community is, too.

Family Support At United Way

  • 4 Funded Programs
  • $140,000 invested in 2016-17
  • Local nonprofits include Child Saving Institute, Completely KIDS, Nebraska Children’s Home Society, Southwest Iowa Families Inc

Click the links to learn more about Family Support programs funded by United Way, and to see the Stories of Change made possible by the generosity of so many in our community. Thanks to you, we are Community Strong.


  • Family Support Programs Funded by United Way

    United Way of the Midlands is proud to fund 4 programs in the Family Support area:

    • Adoption program, operated by Child Saving Institute, Inc.
    • Family Strengthening Programs, operated by Completely KIDS
    • Child & Family Center - Pathways to the Future, operated by Nebraska Children's Home Society
    • Nest Program, operated by Southwest Iowa Families Inc.

    These programs are doing great things for hundreds of students in the metro area - click read more to learn how.

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