About Us

The Homestead is dedicated to serving the needs of people with autism through a variety of proven and innovative strategies developed specifically for treating this increasingly prevalent condition.

Based in Central Iowa, The Homestead offers solutions for children and adults with autism through a variety of service models, including a Campus Residential Program for adults, a Youth HomeAdult Community ServicesYouth Community Services, the Children’s Autism Project, and Consultation and Training. The farm program provides unique work opportunities for our adult residents on our 6-acre CSA farm. Our community service programs treat adults and children in their homes for a few hours each day.