Core Values

Children come first

  • Each child has inherent dignity. 
  • We seek first to genuinely understand each child’s needs and realities. 
  • Children’s voices should be heard in matters that affect their lives. 

Collaboration

  • Every team member is crucial to our mission and valued equally.
  • Positive relationships—with our team, those we serve, and the community—leads to better results. 

Peaceful conflict resolution

  • With an understanding of each person’s perspective, we strive to be innovative and optimistic problem solvers.
  • In relationships, working through conflict can be transformative.  
  • Peaceful conflict resolution can be learned and positively affects future relationships. 

High standards 

  • We continuously improve and follow best practices. 
  • We challenge ourselves, our organization, and the people we serve to do better.

Kids First Law Center

420 6th St. SE Ste. 160

Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

(319) 365-5437

 

501 SW 7th St. Ste. G6

Des Moines, IA 50309

(515) 414-9562

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