If You Need Help:
If you need substance abuse treatment, information, or crisis counseling, contact the Iowa Substance Abuse Information Center
toll-free line at

ODCP Mission

The mission of ODCP is to serve as a leader and a catalyst for improving the health and safety of all Iowans by promoting strategic approaches and collaboration to reduce drug use and related crime.

Drug Endangered Children

Contact Susie Sher at 515-725-0308 for questions about Drug Endangered Children


Iowa's children will grow up in drug-free homes.


To empower communities to break the cycle of drug abuse in families by providing the tools, technical assistance, and training that allow for a collaborative response that ensures the safety of children.


DEC Information

2015 Iowa DEC Conference

Save the date! The 2015 Iowa DEC Conference will be held Monday, March 30th, 2015 at Prairie Meadows!

If you intereseted in presenting, please see the information below.

Speaker Letter - for 2015

Workshop Proposal - for 2015

CORE DEC Training

Core DEC Training, which was developed by the National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children, is available in Iowa. To learn more about this free training, which is designed to help you begin or enhance local DEC efforts, please contact Susie Sher at 515-725-0308 or Contact us to learn more about training in your area.