Organizational Information

Our Mission

Horizons' mission is to instill hope, change lives, and brighten futures by providing life changing services to under served populations. 

Our Vision

Creating a promising future for the individuals and families we serve. 

Our Values

Family, Teamwork, Accountability, Integrity, Knowledge, Compassion, Open-Mindedness, and Building Relationships. 


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Our Commitment to Quality

Horizons is diligent in promoting a culture of change. We value service quality and seek out ways to improve the services provided to the community. We depend on our Board of Directors, our staff, volunteers, partners and the community-at-large in order to achieve strong performance, positive goals and continual improvement.

A copy of our FY2016 Annual Report is available by clicking here.


As a non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation, Horizons is dedicated to providing opportunities for human development in order to improve the quality of individual and family lives. Horizons employs 85 staff and provides a variety of human services across East-Central Iowa. We are committed to the principals of equal employment opportunity. All employment decisions are based on individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, creed, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, religion, veteran status, disability, or other protected classifications.

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