Recovery Initiatives

From 2021-2022, ISU Extension and Outreach engaged Iowans through six initiatives focused on Iowa's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic. See the 2021 statewide summary and examples of recovery efforts by county for these initiatives:

  • Reviving the Iowa economy, including the farm economy
  • Supporting Iowans in improving financial security
  • Engaging Iowans in improving food supply, safety, and access
  • Expanding educational opportunities for youth
  • Supporting efforts to increase access to quality child care
  • Engaging Iowans in addressing mental health
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