Iowa Community Action Association

When you're
in a tough spot

Addressing the needs of Iowa individuals
and families with limited income.

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Helping People.
Changing Lives.

Iowa Community Action Association is here to help. Our mission is to be a forceful advocate in support of policies and services that address the needs of individuals and families striving for economic security. How to Get Help

Real Stories

Embrace Iowa: Giving Back to Your Community

After her car and oven breaking down, Iowan’s helped “Stephanie’s” family with their donations to the Embrace Iowa Program.

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Real Stories

Embrace Iowa Story: Amy

Amy’s family needed reliable transportation. Watch this video to hear Amy’s story.

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Real Stories

Embrace Iowa: Bringing Families Together

“Anna’s” family needed transportation, Embrace Iowa helped.

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ICAA Podcast Debut! Read More
Disaster Proclamation Issued (9 counties) Read More
Over $260,000

was raised for the Embrace Iowa Program


agency staff members attended the 2018 ICAA Training Conference


families received financial support through the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program


families reduced their heating costs through Weatherization programs

Across Iowa