June 25, 2017

County Assistance Applications

McPherson County provides emergency assistance for the indigent individuals who are county residents and meet the eligibility criteria, as outlined in state statues and the McPherson County Poor Relief Guidelines. This program is a resource of last resort which assists individuals, who have no other public or private third-party coverage.

Application for Burial Assistance

Application for Fuel, Rent, Utilities Assistance

Application for Medical Assistance

If you have any questions contact the McPherson Co. Welfare Administrator, Jennifer Guthmiller at:

E-Mail: mcphersonaud@valleytel.net

Phone: 605-439-3314

Fax: 605-439-3394

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 390
Leola, SD 57456

Hours: Monday – Friday: 8 am – 5 pm

Assistance eligibility is based on state statues and county guidelines
outlined in the MCPHERSON COUNTY POOR RELIEF GUIDELINES