live here Newcomer Information

Making it easy for new residents to be great here.

Moving can be difficult. Our newcomer services are designed to make that process easier.

Newcomer Services

Connecting you with the information and resources you need to make your move seamless.

From interactive learning experiences to free community tours, our newcomer services ensure that individuals and families moving to the Greater Dubuque region can start their journey on the right foot.

We’re here to provide you with information and guidance on a variety of topics:
Employment opportunities and Job Board

Housing Resources

Education and Childcare

Healthcare Options

Distinctively Dubuque Course
A free, interactive learning experience about our community

Utility information

Worship opportunities

Recreational opportunities

Social and civic organizations

Relocation Guide

Make the Greater Dubuque area your new home.

Download the Guide

Interested in a printed copy? Have one mailed directly to you.

Request a Relocation Guide

Free community tours with our guides

Nelson Klavitter

Nelson Klavitter

Community Tour Guide
Chris Apel

Chris Apel

Community Tour Guide
Kristin Dietzel

Kristin Dietzel

Community Tour Guide

Our community tour guides provide free, 90-minute driving tours of the Dubuque area. Prepared to answer any question, our guides give a unique, personalized look at the community.

Request a Tour