General Assistance provides financial assistance to low income Benton County residents on an emergency basis.
- Applicants must meet financial guidelines established by the Benton County Board of Supervisors and have applied for all other means of assistance.
- Proof of income for all household members.
- Must be living in Benton County 30 days prior to application.
Do not pay deposits or first month's rent
Must have current lease signed by tenant and landlord
Do not pay deposits
Must be in applicant's name
Download General Assistance application here:
For any questions please contact: Sarah Wagner at (319) 472-4743.
Located at the Benton County Service Center, 811 D Ave Ste 33, Vinton, IA 52349