CIRHA (Central Iowa Regional Housing Authority)

Address: 1201 Gateway Drive, Grimes, Iowa 50111
Phone: (515) 986-1882
Fax: (515) 986-1883
Description: Here you will find the information you need to apply for rental assistance for yourself, your family, or to help a friend or relative in their search for housing. CIRHA offers several programs to help meet your housing needs.

City of Winterset (Water/Electricity)

Address: 124 W. Court, Winterset, Iowa 50273
Phone: (515) 462-1422
Fax: (515) 462-1963

Madison County Community Services/General Assistance

Address:  112 N John Wayne Dr, PO BOX 152, Winterset, IA 50273
Phone:  515-493-1219  
Fax:  515-493-1186

Description: Madison County General Assistance provides assistance to Madison County residents who meet county eligibility guidelines.  General Assistance includes rental assistance, utility assistance, medical, dental, and prescription assistance, transportation (employment purposes only), and funeral assistance (cremation only).

Matura/Madison County Outreach

Address: 1724 N John Wayne Dr. Winterset, Iowa 50273
Phone: (515) 462-4704
Phone: (641) 202-7114 (WIC)
Description: Our services are in-home, family support for families that are receiving FIP and working with Promise Jobs. LIHEAP, food pantry, thrift store.

MidAmerican Energy (Gas)

Phone: (888) 427-5623

St. Paul Lutheran Church “Furniture Ministry”

Address: 1120 N. 8th Ave. Winterset, Iowa, 50273
Phone: First, call MATURA, C.R.I.S.P., Crisis & Advocacy Center, churches, school, etc.
Second, call Lisa at 920-969-0304 or Jim at 515-468-1675
Description: FREE furniture or household items for Madison County ‘vetted’ clients. Community donations of good, used furniture and appliances are appreciated.