The Dallas County Walk-In Clinic provides convenient and quick care for people of all ages who have a sudden illness o injury and who need to be treated right away. Services include: illnesses, allergies, asthma, cold, cough, flu, ear infections, strep, injuries, and more.
Parents as Teachers offers many great services to families with children 5 and under. Parents as Teachers offers personal visits with educators to gibe guidance, group meetings with other parents to share experiences, parent resource center, yearly screening of the child’s skills and growth, and access to other resources.
First Steps is Missouri’s Early Intervention system for infants and toddlers, birth to age 3, who have delayed developmental or diagnosed conditions that are associates with developmental disabilities.
1370 E Primrose, Suite A
Springfield, MO, 65804
Dallas County Library allows members of the community to borrow books, movies, magazines, and use computers and printers. The library also hosts a number of programs and events that are friendly to all ages.
Dallas County Extension Center is an extension of University of Missouri. Through statewide offices, publication and web-based services, extension faculty in every county of Missouri continue to carry the benefits of education throughout the entire state.
108 S Maple Street, Courthouse Basement
Buffalo, MO, 65622
Resources and assistance programs for housing, utilities, employment, and more are listed below. Can’t find the resource you need? Contact us to help you connect with the support your family needs.
(Housing, Transportation, Clothing, Employment)
The Family Support Division helps families with food stamps, health care, child care, child support, and other needs. Their mission is to build the capacity of individuals, families, and communities to secure and sustain healthy, safe, and productive lives.
The Children’s Division is responsible for the administration of child welfare services. They work in partnerships with families, communities, the courts and other governmental entities toward ensuring the safety, permanency, and well-being of Missouri children.
USDA Rural Development offers loans, grants, and loan guarantees to help create jobs and support economic development and essential services such as: housing, health care, first responder services and equipment, and water, electric, and communications.
688 S State Highway B, Suite 300
Springfield, MO, 65802
Legal Services of Southern Missouri is a not-for-profit organization serving only the low-income and elderly. LSSM never charges a fee to any of their client. The services they provide include: domestic/sexual violence, family, consumer, housing, public benefits, and elder law.
809 North Campbell
Springfield, MO, 65802
The Child Advocacy Center provides a number of services to children who have been abused, or loved ones are concerned that the child has been abused. These services including forensic interviews, sexual assault forensic exam, child and an at risk exam. All of these pieces come together and the team determines the next steps.
1033 East Walnut Street
Springfield, MO, 65806
Jefferson City Job Center helps connect individuals who are seeking employment with employers who are looking for the right individual. The Job Center ensures that individuals are placed into positions that work for them and the employer is a good fit. The Job Center also offers mock interviews and assistance with creating a resume and filling out job applications.
1716 Four Season Drive, Suite 101
Jefferson City, MO, 65101
COPE provides a number of emergency and support services for women, men, and children who are escaping violence. These services can include a 24 hour local hotline, crisis intervention, legal advocacy, case management, weekly support groups, parenting help, non-residential services, and referrals.
Harmony House provides shelter, advocacy, and education to survivors of domestic violence and promote the principle that all individuals have the right to a life free of abuse. Harmony House provides a number of services to individuals who need it. These services can include: crisis intervention, emergency shelter, outreach program, survivor resources, and community education.
3404 E Ridgeview Street
Springfield, MO, 65804
Rape and Abuse Crisis Services, Crisis Intervention related to families, domestic violence, sexual violence and stalking, child abuse, child sexual abuse, safe at home registration, and emergency shelter for victims of abuse including counseling for children and adults and outreach counseling.