Our Mission

"The Mission of Crossroads of Western Iowa is to empower individuals to actively seek out opportunities for an enhanced quality of life."

Today, the Mission of Crossroads touches the lives of more than 300 individuals, their families and their communities through residential, work and day service.
Crossroads of Western Iowa serves individuals with developmental disabilities, intellectual disabilities, chronic mental illness and brain injury.

Our Values

Crossroads' values guide what we do, why we do it and how we do it.

  • Respect for every individual, consumers as well as staff members.
  • Basic Christian principles; the "golden rule".
  • Everything we do can be done better.
  • All we do must be done in a ethical and honest manner.
  • We must be fiscally responsible.
  • We value teamwork as well as individual contributions.


Crossroads has met internationally recognized standards of quality in the provision of outcomes-driven programs and services to enhance the lives of the persons served.


New thrift store to help those with learning disabilities.

A new thrift store will soon open in Council Bluffs with the goal of having a high turnover of employees. Courtesy of the Daily Nonpareil.

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First Christian Church Serve Fest

As part of First Christian Church’s Serve Fest CWI is getting some much needed help!

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2015 Annual Report now available online!

Crossroads of Western Iowa's 2015 Annual Report is now available online.

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