Wish List

Make a wish dandelion.pngListed below are items needed by Kids First Law Center to support specific programs. Your in-kind gift helps keep our overhead expenses low so we can devote more of our resources to directly help kids in conflict. Please let Sarah, our development director, know if you plan on making a gift or have any questions.

 

Items for Child Representation: 

  • Web camera
  • Support for an attorney’s attendance at a national conference (hotel points, airfare miles, and/or registration fees)
  • Gift cards for client meetings (Starbucks, Chick-fil-A, Dairy Queen, Orange Leaf)

Items for Youth Peace Project Restoration Rooms: 

  • Bluetooth ceiling-mounted speaker
  • Weighted or plush blankets
  • Eye pillows
  • Yoga mats

Items for the Office:

  • Legal pads (8½ x 11 or 5 1/2 x 8) 
  • Postage stamps
  • Clorox Wipes
  • Highlighters

Children's books (to use during client meetings or lend to clients): 

  • I Don't Want to Talk About It, by Jeanie Franz Ransom 
  • Is a Worry Worrying You?, by Ferida Wolff & Harriet May Savitz 
  • My Life Turned Upside Down, But I Turned It Rightside Up, by Mary Field 
  • Divorce Is the Worst (Ordinary Terrible Things), by Anastasia Higginbotham

Youth Peace Project books: 

  • The Big Book of Restorative Justice: Four Classic Justice and Peacebuilding Books in One Volume (Good Books: 2015)
  • The Little Book of Restorative Justice, by Howard Zehr
  • The Little Book of Circle Processes, by Kay Pranis 
  • The Little Book of Family Group Conferences, by Allan MacRae and Howard Zehr
  • The Little Book of Race and Restorative Justice: Black Lives, Healing, and US Social Transformation (Good Books: 2019), by Fania E. Davis

Staff/Parents books: 

  • The Conscious Parent, by Shefali Tsabary
  • Out of Control, by Shefali Tsabary 
  • The Teenage Brain, by Frances Jensen
  • Under Pressure, by Lisa Damour
  • Untangled, by Lisa Damour
  • High Conflict People in Legal Disputes,* by Bill Eddy
  • Splitting,* by Bill Eddy
  • 5 Types of People Who Can Ruin Your Life,* by Bill Eddy 


*Multiple copies for lending to parents 

Kids First Law Center

420 6th St. SE Ste. 160

Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

(319) 365-5437

News

May 13, 2021, 2:32 PM
Kids First’s new Youth Advisory Board (YAB) is looking for applicants who are youth leaders in high school who have experience with conflict. YAB will influence school discipline policies and develop…