General Assistance


Administration Building
315 W. 3rd St. N. Suite 200
Newton, IA 50208
Driving Directions

Contact Information

641-787-1302 (Fax)

Our Team

Connie McQuiston
General Assistance Director

General Assistance

General Assistance is a county-funded program that can help eligible low-income residents of Jasper County with one-time emergency financial assistance.

An application and supporting documentation are required to determine eligibility. Assistance is granted in the form of a loan. Please call for more information or if you have any questions.

What Assistance is Available?

  • Partial rent payment (eviction notice required)
  • Current utility bill (disconnect notice required)
  • One month fill on certain medications
  • Burial/cremation (indigent only)

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