Great Circle Parenting Life Skills Center

Address

600 South Jefferson
Springfield, MO 65806

(417) 831-9596

www.great-circle.org

Description:

Serves families by teaching life skills and providing home visitation and parent education in a caring, nurturing and accessible environment to promote self-worth and quality of life. Services include Family Support Centers/Outreach, Court Ordered Parenting Programs, Teen Expectant/New Parent Assistance, Parenting Skills Classes, Communication Training, Parent/Child Activity Groups, Baby Clothing/Diaper Donation Programs and Children's Clothing Donation Programs.

ALSO KNOWN AS

BOYS & GIRLS TOWN OF MISSOURI
EDGEWOOD CHILDREN'S CENTER
GREAT CIRCLE PARENTING LIFE SKILLS CENTER

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

February 6, 2019

Employer ID:

430653305

Year Incorporated:

1834

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

600 South Jefferson
Springfield, MO 65806

Contacts

Tom Carroll

Primary Contact

(417) 831-9596 x103

thomas.carroll@great-circle.org

Mary Casada

(417) 831-9596

Phone Numbers

Main

(417) 831-9596

Fax

(417) 831-7423

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

Accepts diapers and baby clothing donations that are not in need of repair, a pick-up service is not available.

Hours

Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

Required Documents

No Documentation Required

Eligibility

No Restrictions

Fees

No Fees

Intake Procedure

Call ahead to inform of a donation drop off

Languages

English

Service Area

Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

Geography Served

    If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

  • Missouri
    • Christian County
      • Greene County
        • Lawrence County
          • Stone County
            • Taney County
              • Webster County
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              Description

              Accepts children's clothing donations that are not in need of repair, a pick-up service is not available.

              Hours

              Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

              Required Documents

              No Documentation Required

              Eligibility

              No Restrictions

              Fees

              No Fees

              Intake Procedure

              Call ahead to inform of a donation drop off

              Languages

              English

              Service Area

              Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

              Geography Served

                If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

              • Missouri
                • Christian County
                  • Greene County
                    • Lawrence County
                      • Stone County
                        • Taney County
                          • Webster County
                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (TI-1800.1500-150) and related services within the Service Tree.

                          Description

                          Provides cross-agency training using a strength-based approach on family support principles, after completing 90 hours of training, a state-wide examination and a portfolio, participants are eligible to receive the Missouri Family Development Credential issued by the U-MO-Kansas City Family Studies Program.

                          Hours

                          Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

                          Required Documents

                          Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                          Eligibility

                          People who work in agencies that deal with families in crisis - call for details

                          Fees

                          No Fees

                          Intake Procedure

                          - Call Or Apply In Person - Write - Email

                          Languages

                          English

                          Service Area

                          Christian, Dallas, Greene, Howell, Lawrence, Oregon, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

                          Geography Served

                            If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                          • Missouri
                            • Christian County
                              • Dallas County
                                • Greene County
                                  • Howell County
                                    • Lawrence County
                                      • Oregon County
                                        • Stone County
                                          • Taney County
                                            • Webster County
                                            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-6200.1500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                            Description

                                            Provides parenting skills classes.

                                            Hours

                                            Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

                                            Required Documents

                                            Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                            Eligibility

                                            Former inmates who have been ordered by the courts to attend parenting skills classes

                                            Fees

                                            No Fees

                                            Intake Procedure

                                            Professional Referral Only

                                            Languages

                                            English

                                            Service Area

                                            Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

                                            Geography Served

                                              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                            • Missouri
                                              • Christian County
                                                • Greene County
                                                  • Lawrence County
                                                    • Stone County
                                                      • Taney County
                                                        • Webster County
                                                        Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-6100.1600) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                        Description

                                                        Provides a home-based family support program that offers education, guidance and a health component. Funded by grants from the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.

                                                        Hours

                                                        Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

                                                        Required Documents

                                                        Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                        Eligibility

                                                        Families with children prenatal through age 3 years

                                                        Fees

                                                        No Fees

                                                        Intake Procedure

                                                        Call Or Apply In Person

                                                        Languages

                                                        English

                                                        Service Area

                                                        Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

                                                        Geography Served

                                                          If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                        • Missouri
                                                          • Christian County
                                                            • Greene County
                                                              • Lawrence County
                                                                • Stone County
                                                                  • Taney County
                                                                    • Webster County
                                                                    Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-2360.2400) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                    Description

                                                                    Offers an interactive hands-on learning experience for families to actively participate in developmentally appropriate learning activities, network with other families and learn age-appropriate and effective ways of interacting with their children.

                                                                    Hours

                                                                    Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

                                                                    Required Documents

                                                                    Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                    Eligibility

                                                                    Call for details

                                                                    Fees

                                                                    No Fees

                                                                    Intake Procedure

                                                                    Call Or Apply In Person

                                                                    Languages

                                                                    English

                                                                    Service Area

                                                                    Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

                                                                    Geography Served

                                                                      If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                    • Missouri
                                                                      • Christian County
                                                                        • Greene County
                                                                          • Lawrence County
                                                                            • Stone County
                                                                              • Taney County
                                                                                • Webster County
                                                                                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PS-6500) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                Description

                                                                                A general parent education program that assists parents through the maze of childrearing.

                                                                                Hours

                                                                                Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

                                                                                Required Documents

                                                                                - Picture ID - Caseworker referral may be required - call for details

                                                                                Eligibility

                                                                                - Most clients are referred by court services - Some counseling is offered by appointment

                                                                                Fees

                                                                                No Fees

                                                                                Intake Procedure

                                                                                Call Or Apply In Person

                                                                                Languages

                                                                                English

                                                                                Service Area

                                                                                Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

                                                                                Geography Served

                                                                                  If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                • Missouri
                                                                                  • Christian County
                                                                                    • Greene County
                                                                                      • Lawrence County
                                                                                        • Stone County
                                                                                          • Taney County
                                                                                            • Webster County
                                                                                            Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-6100.6800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                                                                                            Description

                                                                                            Provides parent education for pregnant and/or parenting teens. Also, provides parent education for parents of teens.

                                                                                            Hours

                                                                                            Mon-Fri - 8:30am to 5:00pm

                                                                                            Required Documents

                                                                                            Will be instructed on documents needed when contacting the agency

                                                                                            Eligibility

                                                                                            - Pregnant and/or parenting teens - Parents of teens

                                                                                            Fees

                                                                                            No Fees

                                                                                            Intake Procedure

                                                                                            Call Or Apply In Person

                                                                                            Languages

                                                                                            English

                                                                                            Service Area

                                                                                            Christian, Greene, Lawrence, Stone, Taney and Webster counties in Missouri

                                                                                            Geography Served

                                                                                              If a location is grayed out it means that only certain areas within it are covered. The areas with complete covereage are listed in black.

                                                                                            • Missouri
                                                                                              • Christian County
                                                                                                • Greene County
                                                                                                  • Lawrence County
                                                                                                    • Stone County
                                                                                                      • Taney County
                                                                                                        • Webster County
                                                                                                        Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-6100.1800-900) and related services within the Service Tree.

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