*Community Action Agencies (CAAs) help people to help themselves in achieving
*CAAs are a primary source of direct support for the more than 34.5 million
who live in poverty in the United States.
*The Community Action network serves over 16.2 million
individuals and 3 million families a year.
Head Start Applications Now Being Accepted
* Classrooms in Bedford, Corning, Creston, Mount Ayr, and Winterset
* Full-day options available at no cost for those meeting
* Education, health and nutrition services available
for children and families
Call Head Start at 641-782-6201
WIC - Special supplemental nutrition program:
* Infants and children up to 5 years old and;
*Pregnant, postpartum or breastfeeding women
* Nutrition education, healthy food, health care referrals,
to set up appointment or for more information
Welcome to MATURA Action Corporation
MATURA is the region’s primary agency for services striving to eliminate the causes and conditions of poverty.
MATURA is the designated Community Action Agency for the counties of Madison, Adams, Taylor, Union, Ringgold, and Adair. MATURA also provides some services beyond the six core counties. The links above detail our programs and services.
We urge our customers to visit us at our many locations across the region. If you have any questions at any time, or would prefer to speak with one of our staff, please call us! (641) 782-8431
Thank you for visiting our site. We look forward to serving you!
May is Community Action Month!
Click hereto see schedule of Open Houses in each of our Outreach locations.