Jefferson County Community Resource Guide
This resource guide was developed by community residents and elected officials to provide a central location for important community resources. You can filter the guide by “category” or search for an individual resource using the search box on the left.
The guide was developed by local volunteers and a collaboration between Pathfinders RC&D, Jefferson County Supervisors, Jefferson County Mental Health Office, and the Jefferson County Hunger Dialogue.
Resources Found: 20
Books, DVDs, copying, printing, computers, free wifi.
A 28.7 acre full featured park within the city limits of Fairfield. The park features a .77 mile walk loop, multiple playgrounds, a disc golf course, shelters and picnic areas, restrooms, a fruit orchard, and easy access to the 16-mile Jefferson County Loop Trail.
Welcome center and event organizer for the Fairfield community, resources and advocacy for members.
Facilitates economic growth in Fairfield by providing assistance in locating financing for business and community development projects, grant administration, and land development. FEDA works with local community development organizations, businesses, financial institutions, and local, county, state and federal government agencies and elected officials.
Outdoor and indoor community recreation amenities including public swimming pools (indoor and outdoor), cardio room, weight room, basketball courts, track, baseball fields, disc golf courses
Books, DVDs, audio books, copying, printing, computers, free wifi, fax machine, free workshops & events
Provides services to all residents including mental health coordination, motor vehicle registration, drivers licenses, property taxes, and more.
Information and educational programs: Aging, childcare, child development, consumer decisions, financial management, family relationships, leadership, nutrition, parent education, and youth.
Jefferson County Park offers camp sites, cabins, picnic shelters, trails, fishing, handicapped facilities, nature center, playground equipment, baseball field, prairie plantings.
Law enforcement and county jail
Services for veterans including: Compensation for Service-Connected Disability/Death, Non-Service-Connected Disability Pension, Death Pension for Surviving Spouse and Dependent Children, Aid and Attendance for Nursing Home and Housebound Veterans, Appeals of Unfavorable VA Rulings, Eligibility Verification Reports (EVR), Application for Iowa Veterans Home, Obtaining military records and awards, Ordering grave markers and flag holders
Offers small business support including small business loans, information about things to do in the region, natural resource conservation, community resources