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Helping Special Needs Adults Live Their Best Lives

Learn more about our home-based program for people with intellectual disabilities in Waterloo, IA

Julian Unleashed Inc. is a home and community-based program for people with developmental disabilities, like autism, based out of Waterloo, IA. Our company was founded by Leah Whittler in support of her son, Julian. Leah saw a need for a program that respected individual autonomy and fostered a fun environment, so she created one herself.

We're currently hiring life assistants to make a difference for adults with disabilities. With a 1:1 caregiver-client ratio, we're able to offer round-the-clock care and support.

If you're interested in becoming a special needs caregiver, contact us today.

Top 5 reasons to work for us

Not only are our care homes a great place to live, but they're also a great place to work! This is because:


We pay an average of $4 per hour more than our competitors, with a $1 per hour performance premium


We have full-time and part-time positions available, with a variety of shifts to choose from


You'll receive hands-on training and fully funded ongoing continuing education with Direct Care College


We offer highly competitive benefits for our full-time and part-time employees, including a membership to Cedar Valley SportsPlex


You'll be able to change lives by providing direct support to adults with disabilities

To apply for a sought-after position at our company, visit us today.

Everyone deserves a happy, fulfilling life

If you've been looking for a great program in the Waterloo, IA area, you've come to the right place. At Julian Unleashed, we're all about:

  • Independence
  • Fun
  • Safety
  • Personal growth
  • Support

Our program for people with developmental disabilities exist to give our clients a space where they can thrive and allow them to make their own choices in life. We also use therapy and service dogs and make sure our employees are trained in safety care from the QBS to give you peace of mind. If you're interested in enrolling your loved one in our program, we'd be glad to talk with you more.