Disaster Assistance
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What are your holiday hours?
Community Action of Eastern Iowa will be closed the following days to o...
How do I apply for utility bill assistance?
You can apply for utility bill assistance online, by phone, by mail, or...
What should I do if my power has been shut off?
Being disconnected from your heating/electric utility is an emergency a...
What should I do if I receive a disconnection notice?
It's best to contact us right away if you receive a disconnection notic...
Can you help with my water or sewer bill?
We do not have any funding for water or sewer at this time. Please cont...
Can you help with my broken furnace?
If you are a homeowner who meets income guidelines and your furnace isn...
How do I apply for weatherization services?
  Weatherization can help you save money on your utility bills by imp...
Home Energy Conservation Tips
There are things you can do to conserve energy while also saving yoursel...
Where can I get legal advice regarding my landlord or utility company?
For legal advice please contact Iowa Legal Aid to see if you qualify fo...
I'm moving. What happens to my unused energy assistance benefits?
If you received utility bill assistance through LIHEAP* and moved befor...
I need furniture, a stove, a refrigerator, or other appliances. Can you help?
Community Action of Eastern Iowa does not have funding to repair/replace...
Can you help pay my rent?
We do not currently provide any assistance with rent. If you live in Sc...
Can I get help paying for a bus pass?
Families enrolled in Head Start, Early Head Start, or FaDSS may qualify...
Can you help me fix my car?
While we don't have funding for automotive repairs, we may be able to pr...
I'm starting a new job soon. Can you help with some things I need?
Congratulations on your new job! Please let us know what you need to ge...
Can I get help paying for gasoline?
While we are not currently helping with gasoline, we may be able to con...
Can you help repair my roof?
Community Action does not often have funding to repair/replace roofs on...
Can you help me find transportation to and from doctor's appointments?
Community Action does not provide rides to appointments but we do have a...
How can I get help with Iowa's Rent Reimbursement program?
Iowa provides a partial rebate for the amount paid for rent for househo...
I want to take a job training class to help me get a job. Can you help pay for it?
We may be able to help with short-term job training enrollment costs if ...
Do you help get rid of bed bugs?
Landlords are responsible for bug removal in their rental properties in...
Can you help me install a ramp to my home?
Community Action cannot build ramps or make modifications to your home t...
Can you help with paying my property taxes?
There are tax credits, information, and legal assistance options that c...
Can you help fix my central air conditioning?
    Air conditioning repair assistance (up to $500 if full repairs are ...
Can you repair or replace my hot water heater?
Community Action is not able to repair or replace hot water heaters. If...
I need food, how can I get help?
For ongoing nutrition and food needs, please access a community pantry ...
How do I get help filling my propane tank?
There are two types of propane assistance including regular and crisis ...