Programs in Iowa

Amada the Panda*
1821 Grand Ave.
West Des Moines, IA 50265
(515) 223-4847
Amanda the Panda provides peer-support weekend Grief Retreats, a summer Day Camp, seasonal Support Groups, monthly Family Nights, and Fun Days sprinkled throughout the year. Our full year of grief support is free of charge.

C.O.O.L. (Children Overcoming the Obstacles of Life)*
Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center
8553 Urbandale Ave.
Urbandale, IA 50322

Hamilton’s Academy of Grief & Loss*
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 697-3666
Hamilton’s Academy of Grief & Loss provides grief information, education, resources, and support including our Grief Resource Lending Library, printable resources, and two children’s grief programs-Little Hands and Healing Hearts. Our services are open to anyone in the community and are free of charge.

Family Nights and Camp Courage
Hospice of Siouxland

4300 Hamilton Blvd
Sioux City, IA 51104
(800) 383-4545

Eucalyptus Tree Program:  Cedar Valley Hospice
PO Box 2880
Waterloo, IA 50704-2880
(800) 617-1972

The Grief Recovery Method Outreach Program
Crisis Intervention Service

206 3rd st NE
Mason City, IA 50401
(641) 530-5180

Grief Support Services
PO Box 2880
Waterloo, IA 50704
(517) 272-2002

Iowa City Hospice
1025 Wade Street
Iowa City, IA 52240
(319) 351-5665

Rick's House of Hope for Grieving & Traumatized Children
1227 East Rusholme Street
Davenport, IA 52803
(563) 324-9580

Trees to Remember
Project 52
PO Box 3681
Urbandale, Iowa 50323
(515) 491-8543
We donate and plant trees to families who have lost children, or to children who have lost a parent.

(* NAGC Member)