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Strengthening Iowa’s communities by ensuring those with less achieve more.

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.

 

Looking for Assistance?

Iowa Community Action Association provides resources and support to the 16 Community Action Agencies located in the state of Iowa. Click on the region to find an Iowa Community Action Agency near you.

Committed to Serve

Iowa Community Action is committed to serve the best interests of the poor, thereby serving the best interests of everyone. We are proud to offer training opportunities and have 16 different Community Action programs throughout the state.

Member Resources

Stay up to date with the latest helpful resources including webinars, articles and more.

Upcoming Trainings

Learn more about all of our programs for support the needs of individuals and families striving for economic security.

Advocate

 Iowa Community Action Association works with partners, member agencies, and legislators to improve Iowa’s communities.

Our 2021 Impact

We are proud to provide services to citizens in all of Iowa’s 99 counties.

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Families reduced their heating costs through Weatherization programs

Upcoming Events

  • July 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    ICAA Book Club

    The ICAA Book Club’s next book is Poorly Understood: What America Gets Wrong About Poverty by Dr. Mark Rank. Sign up to join in the fun and learning! Sign Up

  • July 20 @ 8:00 am - July 21 @ 5:00 pm

    ICAA Conference

    The ICAA Team and Conference Planning Committee are hard at work planning for the 2022 ICAA Conference. Mark your calendars for July 20-21 & check our conference page for more

  • July 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    ICAA Book Club

    The ICAA Book Club’s next book is Poorly Understood: What America Gets Wrong About Poverty by Dr. Mark Rank. Sign up to join in the fun and learning! Sign Up

  • August 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

    ICAA Book Club

    The ICAA Book Club’s next book is Poorly Understood: What America Gets Wrong About Poverty by Dr. Mark Rank. Sign up to join in the fun and learning! Sign Up

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