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: 15

Community Childcare Center & Preschool

Community Childcare Center & Preschool

EducationFamily Services & Childcare

Provides preschool and childcare for children infant through school age.

Cornerstone Community Well

Cornerstone Community Well

EducationFood/Clothing/FinancialUtility Assistance

Provides practical assistance and life skills training to Jefferson county residents in financial crisis. Practical assistance includes financial, utility bills, and clothing assistance. Life skills training includes classes and workshops.

Great Prairie AEA

Great Prairie AEA

EducationFamily Services & Childcare

Iowa Family & Educator Partnership: Coordinates partnerships between families, educators, and community providers to promote the success of all children with special needs. Special Education: Free services to children with special needs and all children with disabilities (birth-21 yrs). Services include: hearing screenings and diagnostic testing, services to the mentally disabled, severe/profound and physically handicapped children located in selected school centers, speech-language services and special education consulting.

Head Start Preschool

Head Start Preschool

Education

Sieda Head Start is a preschool experience for low-income and disabled children 3-5 years of age.

Indian Hills Community College

Indian Hills Community College

EducationEmployment & Job Training

Full service community college, GED assessment and advising

Jefferson County Extension

Jefferson County Extension

City, County & Community OrganizationsEducation

Information and educational programs: Aging, childcare, child development, consumer decisions, financial management, family relationships, leadership, nutrition, parent education, and youth.

Maharishi School

Maharishi School

Education

An innovative Preschool-12, day & boarding school

Maharishi University of Management

Maharishi University of Management

EducationEmployment & Job Training

Accredited University offering undergradute and graduate degreees

Mother's Day Out Preschool & Pre-K

Mother's Day Out Preschool & Pre-K

Education

Christian Early Childhood preschool which emphasize the 'total child' emphasis which is carried out in love as we give guidance in the dimensions of spiritual, social, emotional, intellectual, and physical growth.

Pekin Childcare & Preschool

Pekin Childcare & Preschool

EducationFamily Services & Childcare

Provides preschool and childcare for children infant through school age.

Singing Cedars

Singing Cedars

Education

Waldorf education for grades 1 -8