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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.

 

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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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Upcoming Events

  • September 16 - September 26

    Iowa’s proposed Weatherization Assistance Program Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) State Plan

    Iowa’s proposed Weatherization Assistance Program Bipartisan Infrastructure Law (BIL) State Plan is available for interested persons to review during the public inspection and comment period – through September 26, 2022. 

  • September 27 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    ICAA Lyceum Lounge

    32-hour work weeks, flexible schedules, wellness initiatives, mentorship – what do all of these have in common? If you said attempts to retain quality staff to the organization, you are right!

  • October 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm

    Cost of Living in Iowa – Webinar

    In Iowa, there are 114,000 working households that are unable to meet basic needs on income alone. Join Common Good Iowa policy advocate Natalie Veldhouse to learn more about how

  • October 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

    ROMA Subgroup Meeting

    If you would like to receive the agenda once it is released please login to the Members Home tab. If you need assistance logging in contact Tiffany Keimig, tkeimig@iowacaa.org.

  • October 25 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

    ICAA Lyceum Lounge

    Join Us Here https://us06web.zoom.us/j/84652609231 The ICAA Lyceum Lounge is a place to learn, think, and talk about big ideas with neighbors, friends and colleagues. It’s a place to become excellent

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The Iowa Utility Board wants to hear from YOU!
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