Iowa Community Action Association - Marion County
Iowa Community Action Association - Marion 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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Marion County Center

3014 E Main - PO Box 719, Knoxville, IA 50138          Phone: 641-842-6571





· Chore Service - Yard work, shoveling, minor home maintenance and repairs for elderly and disabled residents

· 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

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



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

· 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

· Recreation Pass - Reduced or free admission to Knoxville Recreation Center

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

· Embrace Iowa - Apply for Des Moines Register Christmastime program



Are you on Medicare?

 Do you need help paying for your prescriptions?
Red Rock Area Community ActionProgram, Inc. in Warren County and Marion County is working with the SeniorHealth Insurance Information Program (SHIIP) to help take applications for extra help to pay for monthly premiums, annual deductibles and co-payments related to Medicare Part D (prescription drug program).
 Get help with your Medicare DRUG costs if your income
 And resources are below:


Call the center in your county for more information and application


Marion County: 641-842-6571
Warren County: 515-961-2543
SHIIP is a service of the State of Iowa Insurance Division. Services are free, confidential and objective. For ANY questions related to your Medicare coverage call SHIIP at 1-800-351-4664 or go to