Emergency Assistance Resources

Emergency food delivery now available
Call 319-519-6165 to request delivery, Monday-Friday, 9am to 5pm  

Emergency Financial Assistance Resources

Johnson County General Assistance Program



Contact Information

Lynette Jacoby, Social Services Director
Lynette Jacoby
Social Services Director

Phone Numbers


8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday

Staff Contact Information


Johnson County Health & Human Services Building
855 S Dubuque St
Suite 202B
Iowa City, IA 52240

For Iowa Department of Health & Human Services; call 1-888-338-6067 for food assistance, child care assistance, FIP, and Medicaid. 

To report child or dependent adult abuse, call 1-800-362-2178

Community Events & Trainings

2023 Johnson County Affordable Housing report


Our Mission Statement ~ To enhance the quality of life for a diverse Johnson County community by collaboratively addressing the social services needs with compassion and creativity.