Connections Handyman Service offers numerous and diverse opportunities to serve! Individuals skilled in plumbing, carpentry, and other home repair specialties are needed. Groups (youth included!) are always needed for large projects like ramp building and walker step installations. All projects are overseen by professional contractors with years of experience. Providing Read more [...]
Outreach Service organization focusing on compassion service and outreach to the most vulnerable neighbors in the Ozarks. Council of Churches runs the following outreach services: – Ambassadors for Children: Services for Foster Families – Child Care Aware of Southern Missouri/Early Childhood One-Stop Program: Early Childhood Referral services and training. – Read more [...]
As an alternative to institutionalization, Daybreak has the advantage of returning clients to their homes after providing day care by a professional staff. Daybreak is less expensive than 24-hour institutional care and clients are safe, comfortable and have the opportunity to interact with others. They benefit from challenging, healthy and Read more [...]
Our program advocates for the rights of those residents living in long-term care homes by making sure their rights are met by empowering them to speak for themselves and helping to resolve complaints/concerns through involvement of all parties involved. We welcome all support from the local to federal level and Read more [...]
If you are ready to make an impact in your community, consider volunteering in one of our 4 programs! Pre-K Pals is looking for volunteers to interact with preschoolers during the school year for at least 2 hours per week to help them to be socially and emotionally ready for Read more [...]
We offer support for local programs and senior centers in 17 counties of Southwest Missouri. We believe all seniors should be nourished through food, resources, activities and community support! We raise funds through donations and events throughout the year. Our Fall Classic Golf Tournament in September, The Christmas Mile and Read more [...]
United Way fights for the Health, Education, and Financial Stability of every person in every community. We unite partners to solve problems no one organization can solve alone. Mission: United Way of the Ozarks improves lives by raising funds and uniting support around our communities’ critical needs and red flags.