Family Services

Just-in-Time Child Care Resources

Go here for referral and listing resources to coordinate alternative child-care arrangements for COVID-19-related school closures. Visit the University of Iowa coronavirus website for the latest information about COVID-19 and the university’s response.

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Resources for Student Parents

The University of Iowa offers a variety of programs to support student parents.

Guide to Resources

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Family Services provides programs and resources for University of Iowa faculty, staff, and students to attract, retain, and engage them throughout their careers by providing an environment where individuals can be successful in their professional, academic, and personal lives.

Health and Productivity Report

Recent recap of results from Family Services and affiliated units

See the Report

Healthy Culture Checklist

Department-level practices that create a culture of well-being

Review What Works

Upcoming Events

Juggling it All: Health Coaching for Busy Families (4-part series)

Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Identify quick wins for wellness, fitness, and nutrition on-the-go, and develop long term planning strategies for success. This is a 4-part series from 12:10-12:50 p.m. on Tuesdays, July 21, July 28, August 4, and August 11.   You can Register for all four sessions via My Training at Employee Self-Service. From My Career, click on My Training, and search for liveWELL.   

Embracing Plant Based Eating

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Discover the benefits of eating more plants, and gain resources for healthy plant-based menus and recipes. This training will be on Tuesday, August 4, 2020, from 12:10-12:50 p.m.  You can Register via My Training at Employee Self-Service. From My Career, click on My Training, and search for liveWELL.

Campus Wellness Scavenger Hunt for faculty/staff starts June 1 - Register now!

Monday, August 31, 2020

Join in on the hunt! The liveWELL Campus Wellness Scavenger Hunt is back and runs all summer-long (June 1-Aug. 31, 2020). This program is a ten destination, self-paced activity that you can complete by visiting each location physically or virtually. Appreciating and learning about various art treasures on our campus can enhance your well-being. In honor of the University of Iowa’s commitment and celebration of diversity, equity, and inclusion, learn about this year’s magnificent featured pieces…

Campus Wellness Scavenger Hunt for faculty/staff starts June 1 - Register now!
Contact Information

Family Services

Phone
Campus Address
121-50 USB
Mailing Address

121 University Services Building, Suite 50
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States