"Empowering, encouraging and equipping women and their families to live well."

A place where women can be real.


House of Hope is a local faith-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to empower, encourage, and equip women and their families to live well. We connect women and their families to this mission through classes, therapy, and residency.


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House of Hope is a community. As a community, we delight to give and receive the goodness of God to and through one another! We hope you have had the joy of connecting at House of Hope to receive. We also invite you to the joy of connecting to this community through giving of your time and resources. There are many ways to get involved: Giving ~ VolunteeringPrayer.

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We encourage you to consider taking a class at House of Hope to plan health and freedom into your life! To register for a class, click the button below. If you have additional questions, please contact Natalie Polzin, Classes Director, by email at natalie@houseofhopecr.org or call 319.366.4673.

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