Balance Autism

UPDATED: September 17, 2018

Balance Autism, formerly The Homestead, provides a variety of innovative solutions for autism. Through our campus, clinic and community services, we seek to enrich the lives of people with autism through work, play and community. Our programs work not only to help people with autism adapt to mainstream society, but also to help mainstream society better adapt to people with autism.

  • Languages:
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Insurances Accepted:
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  • Medicaid
  • Private Insurance


1625 Adventureland Dr
Suite B
Altoona, IA 50009
United States



(888) 2-AUTISM



Jackie Schalekamp

Our Autism Response Team (ART) is specially trained to connect people with autism, their families, and caretakers to information, tools, and resources.

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