Community Development

Community and Economic Development specialists work with county Extension offices, community organizations, local governments, and others to deliver programming in our areas of expertise:  

  • Civic Engagement and Leadership, 
  • Local Governments and Housing, 
  • Small Business Assistance, 
  • Community Food Systems, and 
  • Data and Technology.

ISU Extension CED plays an important role in providing research-based information and resources to sustain communities into the future.  Our people and programs work with communities--aligning all efforts with the goals of maximizing diversity and inclusivity. 

Allamakee Interagency Information

Allamakee County Extension
218 7th Ave SE, Suite #102
Waukon IA  52172
(Below Family Chiropractic/Hacker, Nelson Co.)

February 13, 2024

9 am, Allamakee County Extension
Services for Youth
Presentation By
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate) Kerry Brennan, Program Coordinator
Hosting Agencies:

  •      Allamakee Community Schools 
  •      Child Health Specialty Clinics
  •      Eastern Allamakee Community Schools
  •      Postville Community Schools
  •      NICC - Northeast Iowa Community College
  •      Community Connections
  •      Keystone AEA
  •      Juvenile Court Services
  •      ISU Extension & Outreach-Allamakee

 May 14, 2024

9 am, Allamakee County Extension office
Services for Disabled Individuals
Hosting agencies:

  •      Allamakee CSS for County Social Services
  •      Iowa Works/Upper Explorerland
  •      Mosaic
  •      TASC
  •      Vocational Rehab
  •      Proteus, Inc
  •      RSVP

August 13, 2024

9 am, Allamakee County Extension office
Services for Families
Hosting agencies:

  •    Alternative Treatment Associates 
  •    Alzheimer’s Association  
  •    ASAP   
  •    Child Care Resource & Referral     
  •    Department of Human Services 
  •    Faith & Family Care
  •    Families First
  •    Good Samaritan Society - Waukon
  •    HAWC                                               
  •    Helping Services for Youth & Families                          
  •    Northeast Iowa Behavioral Health    
  •    Northeast Iowa Community Action
  •    SASC Gambling Treatment Program
  •    Unity Point Health - Visiting Nurse Association

November 12, 2024

9 am, Allamakee County Extension office
Services for Communities
Host agencies:

  •     Allamakee County Emergency Management
  •     Allamakee County Food Shelf
  •     ABCM Healthy Living Home Care of Northgate Care Center
  •     Friends of the Family
  •     Experience Works
  •     Great Rivers 211
  •     HAWC
  •     Mercy Home Care
  •     New Iowan Center 
  •     Northeast Iowa Area Agency on Aging
  •     Red Cross
  •     United Health Care Community Plan of Iowa
  •     Veterans Memorial Hospital & Community and Home Care   

To subscribe to the Allamakee Interagency email list, contact Lana Dahlstrom