Ellipsis brings together Youth Homes of Mid-America and Youth Emergency Services & Shelter (YESS), both storied Iowa institutions with long histories of helping kids succeed. Ellipsis'continuum of care offers an open-door access point for kids and families to seek help, assess individual needs and create a plan to overcome obstacles past or present. Ellipsis is central Iowa’s critical safety net for kids and families in need. By providing the care, encouragement and skills development needed for a lifetime of success, they are breaking down barriers, rewriting stories and empowering families to thrive together.