Food Assistance Employment and Training

Employment and Training services are available to Food Assistance recipients who:

  • Are between the ages of 18-49
  • Do not receive FIP
  • Live in a county served by one of the following community colleges
  • KCC (Kirkwood Community College)
  • DMACC (Des Moines Area Community College)
  • SWCC (Southwestern Community College)

Employment and Training can assist with:

  • Job search skills and training
  • Education services including HiSET, ESL and Continuing Education
  • Tuition assistance
  • Transportation
For additional information, contact Andrew Schramm at or 319-365-9474 ext. 31170.