Putnam County Health Department offers immunizations, WIC program, various health screenings/testing, and first aid training.
Putnam County Health Department offers training and consultation to childcare providers in the county. Subject matter includes health and safety issues and assistance in understanding and complying with state and federal guidelines and requirements. The Child Care Provider Consultant also teaches health-related topics to children in daycare settings.
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.
The North Central Missouri Children’s Advocacy Center assists in the prevention, assessment, protection, investigation, and treatment of cases of child abuse.
Child Support Enforcement’s services include establishing paternity and issuing and maintaining child support orders.
Section for Child Care Regulation oversees child care programs and investigates violations or complaints made against programs. Contact SCCR if you need to file a complaint or find out more about a program’s licensing records.
The Section for Child Care Regulation provides resources and information for operating a child care facility in the state of Missouri.
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 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.
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.