To contact the MATURA Administration Office call (641) 782-8431


September 21, 2017…

Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) begins October 1st. LIHEAP provides a one-time payment to a household’s primary heating source if qualified.  Elderly (60 & older) and/or disabled can apply beginning October 1st.  All other Households can apply beginning November 1, 2017.  All applications will be taken through April 30, 2018.  Contact the MATURA Outreach Center in the county your reside in to set up an appointment.

June 28, 2017…

MATURA’s Ringgold County Outreach Center is in the process of moving to their new location:  306 Garfield Street, Mount Ayr, IA.  They will open July 3, 2017.

June 7, 2017…

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May 2, 2017 …


November 1, 2013 ….
The MATURA Union County Outreach Center and FaDSS have moved to 207B N. Elm St. in Creston.  The phone number changed to (641) 782-8431.  Though the Thrift Store has closed,  the Food Pantry remains open.

April 29, 2013 ….
New Logo

MATURA Action Corporation has a new logo, thanks to Taylor Powers, a student at Southwestern Community College (SWCC) and Linda Dainty, art & design instructor at SWCC. MATURA contacted Linda Dainty in November to see if she had students who would be interested in helping us come up with a new logo.

Click here to read more and to see our new logo.