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Heartland AEA serves students, families and communities across central Iowa. Our main office is located in Johnston, a suburb of Des Moines. The Agency also provides services from regional offices located in the central Iowa towns of:

Adel Indianola
Ames Knoxville
Carroll Newton
Guthie Center  


Whether you live in the Des Moines metro area or in an outlying community, there are numerous housing options available for you and your family. You can live in a downtown loft or on an acreage in the peace and
quiet--it's all up to you. And when it's time for some entertainment, the
entire region is full of things to see and do!

There's great things in every corner of central Iowa!

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