About Us

Homestead Schools, Inc. is located in a modern office complex in the central business district of Torrance, California. You're certainly welcome to visit us if you're in the area. Our address is 23800 Hawthorne Blvd., Torrance, CA 90505. Call us at (310) 791-9975 or e-mail us at homesteadschools@socal.rr.com. We're easily accessible from major freeways, such as San Diego Fwy (405) and Harbor Fwy (110). All of our business operations are run from this location. We maintain an inventory of all our books here and they're available for you to browse or purchase. Homestead Schools, Inc. was organized in 1991 with the stated goal of developing, publishing and providing educational programs to a variety of audiences. Broadly speaking, educational activities offered by the

organization run the gamut of nursing, dentistry, psychiatry, clinical social work, mental health counseling, marriage and family therapy, dietetics, and medical sciences as well as other areas such as law, finance, insurance and consumer traffic education. The following is a summary of organization’s various activities and educational programs. This overview sheds light on the organization’s functions and goals and shows how they are interrelated in achieving the overall purpose of the organization.

Nursing

Homestead Schools offers continuing education courses to nurses; these courses are available either in a book format or as an online activity. There are over 100 study courses available. Over the years some 350,000 nurses have availed themselves of these study offerings primarily to fulfill their CE requirements for license renewal.The organization recognized as an approved provider of continuing education to nurses by various state licensing boards and professional organizations. Homestead Schools, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

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Dentistry

Homestead Schools is a provider of continuing education to dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants. These programs are offered nationwide. There are over 110 different courses available and approximately 30,000 dental personnel have participated in these programs. The organization is recognized as an approved provider of continuing education to dental personnel by various state licensing boards and professional organizations.

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Homestead Schools, Inc. is designated as an Approved PACE Program Provider by the Academy of General Dentistry. The formal continuing education programs of this provider are accepted by AGD for Fellowship/Mastership and membership maintenance credit. Approval does not imply acceptance by a state or provincial board of dentistry or AGD endorsement.

Nursing Home Administration

Homestead Schools, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing education to nursing home administrators. BENHA CEP No. 1457.
Psychiatric Technicians, Respiratory Therapists
Homestead Schools is approved by the Board of Registered Nursing to offer CE courses to psychiatric technicians and respiratory therapists.

Marriage Family Therapy, Social Work, Counseling

Homestead Schools continuing education courses to marriage and family therapists and social workers under approval of various state licensing agencies and professional organizations. Homestead Schools has been offering these courses since 1997 and over 27,000 therapists and social workers have participated in its programs.

Psychology

Homestead Schools is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Homestead Schools, Inc. maintains responsibility for this program, and its content. Participants are responsible to make sure that these courses meet their state’s CE requirements and are appropriate for their individual learning needs.

Legal, Financial

The organization has been a publisher of legal, financial and tax-related books since 1982. Over 500,000 copies of its various publications have been sold to consumers nationwide.
Here is a short list of these books:

  • Do-It-Yourself Will KIt
  • Living Trust
  • Durable Power of Attorney
  • Estate Planning
  • Lawsuit and Asset Protection
  • The Family Legal Advisor
  • The Legal Forms Kit
  • How to Protect Your Assets from the Catastrophic Costs of Nursing-Home Care
  • How to Cut Your Mortgage in Half