To motivate, and support people in our communities to  make  healthy choices for a lifetime through wellness,  resilience and  recovery by bridging formal and informal  networks of care.

 Compass Pointe formally known as Northwest Iowa Alcoholism & Drug Treatment Unit, Inc.  has been providing substance abuse treatment services to the residents of Northwest Iowa  since 1969. Prevention services have been offered since 1982. From a one room office in  Spencer, Iowa, we have expanded to nine offices covering the counties of Buena Vista, Clay,  Dickinson, Emmet, Lyon, O'Brien, Osceola, Palo Alto, Sioux, and Kossuth.