Youth Law Center

The Youth Law Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which provides free juvenile legal information and advocacy to Polk County youth and legal advice to youth across the State of Iowa. The Youth Law Center provides youth, and professionals who work with youth, legal information pertaining to areas such as: emancipation, abuse and neglect, sexual abuse, family problems, school, homelessness, mental health, chemical dependency, delinquency, and guardianship/custody issues. The team is also available to speak to school and community groups about youth rights and responsibilities. The Youth Law Center's professional services team is comprised of case workers and attorneys.