Mercer County Health Department

The Mercer County Health Department offers the Child Care Health Consultation program for licensed day care providers for continuing education. They also conduct health promotion with children.

Parents as Teachers- Mercer

Parents as Teachers provides parent education and family support to families throughout pregnancy until their child enters kindergarten with personal visits, parent group meetings, screenings, and a resource network.

Parents as Teachers- Princeton

Parents as Teachers provides parent education and family support to families throughout pregnancy until their child enters kindergarten with personal visits, parent group meetings, screenings, and a resource network.

Section for Child Care Regulation

The Section for Child Care Regulation provides resources and information for operating a child care facility in the state of Missouri.

USDA Rural Development

USDA Rural Development helps improve the economy and quality of life in rural America through loans and grants to help support economic development and essential services, such as housing, water, electric, and business supports.

Legal Aid of Western Missouri

Legal Aid of Western Missouri provides free civil (non-criminal) legal assistance to low income individuals/families for issues including housing, family law, public benefits, veterans’ benefits, consumer fraud, healthcare, children’s well-being, special education and relief from domestic violence.

Department of Mental Health- Developmental Disabilities Regional Office

The Division of Developmental Disabilities implements a statewide system of supportive services that focus on assuring health and safety, supporting access to community participation, and increasing opportunities for meaningful employment. The Division offers evaluation and case management to individuals with developmental disabilities.

Department Of Mental Health

For support regarding drug and alcohol abuse, suicide, domestic violence, and other crisis interventions, visit the Department of Mental Health website.

Community Action Partnership of North Central Missouri

The Community Action Partnership of North Central Missouri offers continuing education scholarships, emergency financial assistance, women’s health services, and several housing initiatives including weatherization, housing assistance, housing development, and utility assistance.

North Central Missouri Children’s Advocacy Center

The North Central Missouri Children’s Advocacy Center assists in the prevention, assessment, protection, investigation, and treatment of cases of child abuse.