Iowa Community Action Association - Jasper County
Iowa Community Action Association - Jasper County
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Last year 1,905 Iowa families reduced their heating costs through weatherization programs, and 14,363 families received financial support for emergency energy assistance (Read More).

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Jasper County Center

115 N. 2nd Ave. E., Newton, IA 50208             Phone: 641-792-3008

Email: ahansen@rracap.org

 

PROGRAMS 

· Low-Income Home Energy Assistance - Help paying winter heating bills.

· Food Pantry - Provides food staples in emergency situations

· Emergency Crisis Intervention - Assistance for repair/replacement of furnaces. Purchases heaters, blankets, fans and air conditioners

· Emergency Utility and Rent Assistance - Assistance with eviction notices and utility disconnects through direct payments to landlord/vendor

· Low-Cost Weatherization - Plastic, caulking, weatherstripping to help reduce heating and cooling costs

 

PARTNERSHIP PROGRAMS

· Utility Assistance - Utility Company customer contributions help low-income customers pay their bills

· Weatherization - Workers perform energy audit and weatherize homes with insulation, caulking, inefficient appliance replacement and furnace repair and replacement

· hawk– i Program - Assistance and applications regarding no-cost/low-cost insurance for children

· FaDSS - Referrals to family development program

· Lifeline Phone Assistance - Assistance completing applications

· Aging Resources - Applications and referrals for advocacy and financial assistance for the elderly

· Embrace Iowa - Apply for Des Moines Register Christmastime program

 

JASPER COUNTY NEWS

2/1/2013

Red Rock Area Community Action’s Jasper County Office is excited to announce that they are the recipient of a $5000.00

Community Betterment Grant awarded by Prairie Meadows Racetrack and Casino. This grant will be used to provide food

vouchers to Jasper County’s low-income residents in order to alleviate hunger. RRACAP wants to thank Prairie Meadows

Racetrack and Casino for their generous donation to the Feeding the Community Program, and partnering with us on the

war on poverty.