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AmeriCorps Program
Rebuild Joplin
705 Illinois Ave Ste. 1
Joplin, MO.64801
Phone: 417-623-0065 & 417-625-3543
Website: www.rebuildjoplin.org


AmeriCorp NNC Program
National Civilian Community Corps
Phone: 800-942-2677
Website: http://www.AmeriCorp.gov/NCCC


Big Brothers Big Sisters

3510 E. 3rd Street

Joplin, MO 64801

Phone: 417-626-9244



Boys & Girls Club

317 Comingo

Joplin, MO 64801

Phone: 417-623-8072

Website: www.bgcswmo.org


Blue Star Families for Military Families

A grassroots organization dedicated to veterans and their families,

as well as those who are currently deployed.

Phone: 202-630-2583

Website: http://www.bluestarfam.org/

Website: http://www.sisterhoodbdus.org


Celebrate Recovery

group recovery program for various issues

Hosted at College Heights Christian Church chapel

Thursdays: 6pm meal; 7pm praise & worship, teaching, small groups, coffee/dessert

Contact Greg Morrell

gmorrell@chcchurch.org or

leave a message at 417.624.6915 x347

Website: http://www.chcchurch.org/celebrate-recovery


Cerebral Palsy of Tri County

1401 W. Austin 

Webb City, MO 64870

Phone: 417-673-4940

Website: www.cptrico.org


Community Support Services

Community and school based mentoring programs

Services and programs for persons with developmental disabilities

2312 Annie Baxter

Joplin, MO 64804

Phone: 417-624-4515

Website: http://www.cssmo.org/

Connection Institute
Life Choices program on preventative services
Website: www.connectioninstitute.com

Domestic/Drug Abuse Shelter

Lafayette House


Educational Opportunity Center
hosted by Crowder College
Serving needs regarding financial aid, GED, and career guidance
600 S Ellis
Webb City, MO 64870



Express Personnel: 417-623-6500

Adecco: 417-624-1911

Penmac: 417-781-1009

Check the Wednesday and Sunday papers for further job opportunities

Girl Scouts Council of the Ozarks Area
1029 E. 7th St.
Joplin, Mo. 64801
Phone: 417-623-8277 or 1-877-312-4764
Website: http://www.girlscoutsmoheartland.org


High School Equivalency Test Information

Click here for a list of resources.



LGBT support group for teens and young adults.

 Meets every 4th Thursday of the month.


Joplin Association for the Bind
311 S. Schifferdecker
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: 417-623-5721
Website: http://www.jaforblind.org

Joplin Family Y
After-school programs
510 S. Wall & 3404 McIntosh Circle
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: Downtown 417-623-4597
South 417-781-9622
Webb City 417-673-2677

Joplin NALA - READ
123 S. Main
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: 417-782-2646
Website: www.joplinnala.org

Missouri Career Center– Joplin
730 S. Wall Ave.
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: 417-629-3000
Website: www.joplinjobcenter.org/

Operation Mission Encouragement
A non-profit organization that sends cards out to kids and spouses who
have family members serving in the military over seas.
Website: http://operationmissionencouragement.blogspot.com/

Ozark Trials Boys Scouts
2702 Richard Joseph Blvd.
Joplin, MO 64804
Phone: 417-624-4168
Website: http://ozarktrailsbsa.org

Parent Link
Resources for parents.
Phone: 1-800-552-8522
Website: http://education.missouri.edu/orgs/parentlink/

Safe at Home Program
This is a program that helps survivors of domestic violence, rape, sexual assault,
or stalking who have relocated or are about to relocate in their effort to keep
their assailants from finding them.
Website: http://www.sos.mo.gov/safeathome/

Tel Link
Help with resources concerning food stamp/Medicaid/WIC
Phone: 1-800-835-5465

United Way Success by 6
Provides a partnership between parent, childcare provider, and the
public to ensure that all children have the opportunity to enter school
healthy, well adjusted, and ready to learn.
3510 E. 3rd Street
Joplin, MO 64801
Phone: 417-624-0153
Website: http://www.unitedwaymokan.org/successby6.html

United Way Dial 2-1-1
Free, confidential information and referral line available 24-7.
Information available about a variety of services.
Phone: 800-427-4626

V.O.I.C.E.S. Youth Program
Assist ages 16-21 with gaining work experience and providing skills to improve
academic ability to increase success in school and the workforce.
Located at Missouri Career Center
Joplin at 730 S. Wall Ave
Phone: 417-629-3000, ext: 262
Website: www.joplinjobcenter.org/?p=127