Early intervention and treatment can help children and teens stay in school, stay out of trouble and lead healthier, happier lives.
Prevention + Treatment = A Healthier, Happier Future
Camp Tanager offers a free camp experience for children ages 7-11 who have special social, economic or medical needs that may not otherwise allow them to enjoy summer camp.
Camp Tanager provides a rich educational experience for campers in a fun, safe and nurturing environment. Tanager Place also partners with area hospitals to provide safe, healthy camping opportunities for children with diabetes or hemophilia.
CDF Freedom Schools
CDF Freedom Schools® is a six-week summer program designed to increase literacy, self-esteem, socio-emotional skills, and a love of learning for children in grades K-12.
LGBTQ Youth Center
The Center provides a safe and confidential environment for LGBTQ youth, families and allies.
YouthPort offers a variety of prevention, education and support for children and families. Services are provided by Boys & Girls Club of Cedar Rapids, Young Parents Network (YPN) and Tanager Place.
Training & Education Institute
Tanager Place helps educators, care givers, parents and community members provide better care and support for children and youth with behavioral and mental health needs.