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.
First Steps offers coordinated services and assistance to young children with special needs and their families. It is designed for birth to age 3, who have delayed development or diagnosed conditions that are associated with developmental disabilities.
Ozark Action, Inc. offers many different services to members of the community. These services include the areas of Community services, head start, housing, weatherization, and the Workforce Innovation Opportunity Act (WIOA).
Douglas County Health Department offers a number of services to members of the community. These services include blood pressure checks, BMI assessments, car seat checks, cholesterol screening, chronic disease self-management classes, lead screening provided to children ages nine months to six years, TB testing, and water sampling kits.
Douglas County Health Department offers a number of services to members and child care programs in the community. These services include child care health consultations and TB testing.
Douglas 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.
Christos House is a safe place for victims of domestic violence to escape abuse and make a positive change in a supportive atmosphere. Christos House serves 8 counties and has two outreach offices and two resale shops.
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.
Women’s Crisis Center of Taney County has a mission to provide quality residential and non-residential services to victims and survivors of domestic and sexual violence. To do this, they provide safe shelter, support, and advocacy for victims of domestic and sexual violence and their children. In addition to providing safe shelter placement, they also provide a 24-hour crisis hotline, 24-hour shelter access, transitional housing, crisis intervention, case management, support groups, court advocacy, personal advocacy, information and referrals, counseling, and much more.
Options Pregnancy Center offers free and confidential services to men and women in the area. Services offers include: lab-quality pregnancy testing, limited ultrasounds, medical consultation, pregnancy diagnosis, parenting education, and more.