Family Based

Indian Hills Community College—Court Mandated Programs & Continuing Ed

Provides court mandated classes such as: anger management, children in between, drinking drivers (12hr), and driving improvement classes. Also offers continuing education classes for a variety of careers.

Indian Hills Community College
Ottumwa Campus
525 Grandview Ave.
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Phone: 641-683-5111
Toll Free: 800-726-2585


Great Prairie AEA (Albia)

Consultation for families and students with disabilities.

103 A Street S
Albia, IA 52531

Phone: 641-932-5007


Iowa State University Extension & Outreach—Lucas County

48293 Hy-Vee Rd.
Chariton, IA 50049

Phone: 641-774-2016


Fax: 641-774-8588

Parents As Teachers

Early childhood parent education and family support program offering in-home parental education. Parent Café on 1st Thursday of every month at 10 am and 3rd Thursday at 4pm—held at Chariton Public Library.

1711 Osceola Ave., Suite 103
PO Box 715
Chariton, IA 50049

Phone: 641-774-8133 ext. 224



Parents and Children First

Facebook:  ParentsChildrenFirstofLucasCounty


Central College

812 University St.
Pella, IA 50219

Phone: 877-462-3687


Indian Hills Community College

525 Grandview Ave.
Ottumwa, IA 52501

Toll Free: 800-726-2585


Des Moines Area Community College

1100 7th St.
Des Moines, IA 50314

Phone: 515-224-4226
Toll Free: 800-326-2127


Elementary, Middle and High School

Chariton Community School District


Chariton Middle School    Grades 6-8
1300 N 16th St.
Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: 641-774-5114

Chariton High School     Grades 9-12
501 N Grand St.
Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: 641-774-5066

Columbus Elementary    Grades K-2
1215 Linden Ave.
Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: 641-774-4712

Van Allen Elementary     Grades 3-5
1129 Ashland Ave.
Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: 641-774-5047

          Chariton Preschool     Age: 4 years old
140 East Albia Rd
Chariton, IA 50049
Phone: 641-774-5967

Contact us

Call Us

(641) 828-2238

Our Location

2003 N Lincoln St
PO Box 152
Knoxville, IA 50138

Get in Touch