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Cedar County, Iowa - General Assistance


General Assistance

Cedar County, Iowa - General Assistance

* Please note the office may be closed for brief periods of time due to other commitments that staff have.

What is General Assistance


Cedar County General Assistance shall be provided to residents of this county as mandated by the Code of Iowa, Section 252.25. The purpose and policy of such provisions of relief where appropriate, is to direct the applicant in removing barriers to self-sufficiency and economic self-support to prevent, reduce, or eliminate dependency

Who Qualifies for General Assistance
Types of Assistance Available
How to Apply

General Assistance Contact

Cedar County Courthouse
400 Cedar Street

Tipton, IA 52772

Monday - Friday: 8:00 A.M. - 4:00 P.M.

Phone number: (563) 886-1726  
Fax number: (563) 886-1437

Administrator: Julie Tischuk

     Ordinance #3 An Ordinance prescribing the General Assistance Program in Cedar County