Blog

On World Refugee Day: Eliza's Story

When refugees resettle, they often continue to face challenges while navigating their new homes. EveryStep strives to assist many of these families in Polk County through the aid of its nearly 30 on-staff interpreters, translation services and its health and human services programs.

Recognizing Our Talented, Dedicated Nursing Assistants

Nursing assistants are the backbone of EveryStep Hospice, providing hands-on care and compassion to our patients across the state.

A Lasting Memory: The Pérez-Martinez Family

Erika Pérez's husband was diagnosed with cancer earlier this year. Given a prognosis of six months to live, the Pérez-Martinez family has made it their mission to make the most of their time together.

Focusing On The Child: EveryStep's Play and Learn Program

During the summer, the Play and Learn program heads outside. You'll find chidden and their caregivers playing and interacting at a different park each day of the week for eight weeks in Des Moines or West Des Moines.