Community and Family Resources (CFR), a local nonprofit provider of behavioral health and services, has welcomed Allison Hulshof to the agency as a marketing and communications manager, based in Fort Dodge.

A recent graduate of Iowa State University, Hulshof has her bachelor’s degree in English studies, with specializations in technical communications such as physical and digital document design. Hulshof has previously worked with several small business owners around Iowa, assisting with marketing strategy, website design and public document creation. When asked about her decision to work with CFR, Hulshof responded, “Being able to combine two of my passions, helping others and marketing, all while being creative to better not only a company I believe in, but a community I reside in, is just a dream come true.”

Community and Family Resources offers substance abuse, mental health and problem gambling treatment and prevention services. Counties served by CFR include Boone, Calhoun, Franklin, Hamilton, Hardin, Humboldt, Pocahontas, Story, Webster and Wright. In Fiscal Year 2017, CFR offered treatment services to 3,000 individuals and offered prevention services to schools, businesses, and community groups, reaching 13,000 individuals. For additional information, please visit CFR’s website at or call 515-576-7261.