After school and summer programs for children in kindergarten through 8th grade.
The Alliance of Southwest Missouri is a non-profit partnership that works in the areas of health, safety, prevention, and education. We work with businesses and community agencies to coordinate resources that will strengthen families and prevent unhealthy and unsafe behaviors. Our initiatives include: Safe Kids, SafeTeens, Project CARE (Child Abuse Prevention), Drug Free Communities, Live Smart, Crossroads Project, and Healthy Children’s Initiative. We also support numerous community coalitions.
Long term residential recovery support for men with substance use disorders.
Offers college scholarships to single parents in Jasper and Newton counties.
Computer and internet access, copies and faxes, and other resources.
Individuals with autism spectrum disorders often need targeted therapy to help build life skills necessary for transition into mainstream classrooms and a more independent future. Bill & Virginia Leffen Center for Autism provides evidence-based, life-changing Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA) therapy to children, adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders.
We provide a safe, nurturing and caring environment for youth ages 6-18 through after school and summer programs. Club programs and services promote and enhance the development of boys and girls by instilling a sense of competence, usefulness, belonging and influence. Our members often spend more time in our facilities than in their own homes. For this reason we strive to offer every opportunity for character and leadership development, job readiness, and life-enriching programs.
Adult Basic Education (ABE), Adult Secondary Education (ASE), English Literacy Programs: English as a Second Language (ESL)