Henry County General Assistance provides funding assistance for rent, utilities, indigent burial, limited medical & limited transportation needs. 


  Henry County, Iowa - General Assistance

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Henry County General Assistance provides funding assistance for rent, utilities, indigent burial, limited medical, limited transportation and determines eligibility for State Quota medical treatment at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics.

Applicants must be residents of Henry County and meet eligibility requirements for assistance.

Assistance is not provided on an ongoing basis.

What is the Iowa Medication Voucher Program?
The Iowa Prescription Drug Corporation in partnership with the Iowa Collaborative Safety Net Provider Network is making available the Iowa Medication Voucher Program.

The program is a prescription medication program designed to assist low income Iowans with the purchase of a prescription from a limited medication formulary. With your Health Care provider prescription you may be eligible to get a 90 day supply of any medication on the medication formulary for the treatment of Diabetes, Hypertension/High Blood Pressure, Elevated Cholesterol, Depression and Pregnancy/Prenatal.

To be eligible for the program you must be an Iowa resident, uninsured, underinsured and in financial need.

With a Medication Voucher and a prescription from your health care provider you will receive a 90 day supply at a cost of $3.00 when a prescription and Medication Voucher is presented and filled at a participating pharmacy.

If you would like to apply for a medication voucher contact Henry County General Assistance at 319-385-0790, or stop by our office at 106 N Jackson Street in Mt Pleasant.


Iowa Prescription Discount Card
The Iowa Prescription Drug Corporation (IPDC), an Iowa-based, not-for-profit organization launched a medication discount card targeting patients who are uninsured or underinsured preventing access to the medications they need. This program was developed in conjunction with the Iowa Collabrative Safety Net Provider Network and MedOne healthcare systems.

One card may be utilized for a whole family. There is no fee to patients for this card and no age or income requirements.
IPDC has worked diligently to ensure the maximum discount for patients while ensuring that the community pharmacies are receiving a competitive dispensing fee.

If you would like to obtain a card contact the Henry County General Assistance Office at 319-385-0790 or stop by our office at 106 N Jackson Street in Mt Pleasant.

Address of
General Assistance office:
106 N. Jackson St.
Mt. Pleasant, IA 52641

Hours Office is open:
8:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M.
and
1:00 P.M. to 4:30 P.M.
Monday - Friday
General Assistance requires an appointment

Phone Number:
(319) 385-0790

FAX Number:
(319) 385-8016


General Assistance Director:
Sarah Berndt


General Assistance Forms:
Downloadable forms
used in the General
Assistance office


General Assistance Links: 
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Department of Human Services
 
             

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