General Assistance provides temporary assistance to low income Jasper County residents who are ineligible for or awaiting approval from Federal or State assistance programs. This assistance is provided in the form of a loan.
To qualify a person must:
Be a resident of Jasper County
Be at least 18 years of age
Meet current income and resource guidelines
Types of Assistance
One time emergency assistance
Assistance for persons applying for Social Security Disability
Referrals for Food, Clothing and Personal needs
Contact the General Assistance office for an Application and additional information. Certain backup documents and verifications may also be required to accompany the application.