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Madison County, Iowa - Community Services


Duties and Responsibilities

General Assistance

 

Madison County General Assistance provides assistance to Madison County residents who meet county eligibility guidelines. General Assistance follows the guidelines set forth in the county ordinance established by the Madison County Board of Supervisors.

 

Madison County General Assistance includes the following services: rental assistance, utility assistance, medical, dental, and prescription assistance, transportation (employment purposes only), and funeral assistance (cremation only).

 

For general questions or further assistance please contact the Community Services Office by phone at (515) 493-1219.

CICS-Central Iowa Community Services
CICS supports individuals and strengthens communities by serving the unique needs of individuals with mental health, intellectual and other developmental disabilities in 11 Iowa counties: Boone, Greene, Franklin, Hamilton, Hardin, Jasper, Madison, Marshall, Poweshiek, Story and Warren.

 

CICS is focused on:

 

Providing the vital link between individuals and appropriate resources in the region/community to improve health, hope and successful outcomes.

 

CICS Service Coordinators help individuals navigate through the process of applying for and securing the necessary financial support for their immediate needs.

For questions please contact Christy Christenson, Madison County Service Coordinator by phone 515-493-1453   or visit their website.

Employees

Community Services Contact Information

Madison County Courthouse

PO Box 152

112 N John Wayne Dr

Winterset, Iowa 50273

Monday - Friday 8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: (515) 493-1453  

Fax: (515) 493-1186