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) 493-1453.
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 15 Iowa counties: Boone, Cerro Gordo, Greene, Franklin, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Jasper, Madison, Marshall, Poweshiek, Story, Warren, Webster, and Wright.
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.