Mission Statement

The Autism Society of Iowa creates connections, empowering everyone in the Autism community with the resources needed to live fully.We exist to serve our local Autism community through advocacy, community programming, and creating a more inclusive world.


The Autism Society of Iowa is an integral part and affiliate of a nationwide association, the Autism Society, that has provided accurate information about autism since its inception in the early 70’s.

Board Photo: May 2013; with Scott Badesch President/Chief Executive Officer of Autism Society.