Family Connections, Inc. was established in 2001 by Brian Fuller and Trent Rice in Council Bluffs, Iowa. Family Connections, Inc. has a contract with the State of Iowa to provide Rehabilitative Treatment and Supportive Services (RTSS) to Iowa’s children and families in need. This includes Therapy and Counseling, Skill Development, and Supportive Services.
In 2002, Family Connections, Inc. added Foster Care Services to accompany Family Centered Services and Family Preservation Services that the agency had already been providing
In 2003, Family Connections, Inc. expanded and opened a satellite office in Shenandoah, Iowa to better serve the children and families in southwest and southeast Iowa.
In 2005, Family Connections, Inc. is further expanding by adding employees in the central and south central portions of the State to aid in the agency’s ability to effectively serve children and families in those areas.
Family Connections, Inc. employs experienced and fully trained employees who are qualified to provide all of the services Family Connections, Inc. is contracted to provide. This helps the continuity of service and cuts down on the need to have multiple employees providing different services. Many of Family Connections, Inc. employees are also Master’s level adding to their expertise in the filed of Counseling and Social Work.