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 Delaware County, Iowa - General Assistance

General Assistance

What is General Assistance

Delaware 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

Please be advised… Funding may not always be available due to County budget constraints.

Address of General Assistance Office

Delaware County General Assistance
601 Grant Street

Manchester, IA 52057

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Please Call for an appointment
Phone number: (563) 927-5116  
Fax number: (563) 927-6844

Director: Peggy Petlon
Admin: Nicole Recker​​​​​​​