Family Resource Center Lafayette County

Address

1712 North Main
Higginsville, MO 64037

(660) 584-3131

www.mvcaa.net

AKA:

Missouri Valley Community Action Agency

Description:

MVCAA serves seven counties in mid-Missouri with an office located in each of those counties and the central office located in Marshall, Missouri.

Handicap Accessible?

Yes

Is Shelter?

No

Related Resource

Date of Official Change:

May 16, 2019

Address Listings

Physical (Primary)

1712 North Main
Higginsville, MO 64037

Contacts

Community Outreach Specialist

Primary Contact

(660) 584-3131

Phone Numbers

Main

(660) 584-3131

Fax

(660) 584-7858

Legal Status:

Non-Profit

Description

Energy Assistance provides financial assistance to help pay primary fuel source heating and cooling bills.

Hours

By Appointment Only

Required Documents

Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service - Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

Eligibility

Seniors, Disabled, Low-income - Under 200% of the poverty level., call for details - Seniors, Disabled and Low-income - Under 200% of the poverty level, call for details

Fees

No Fees

Intake Procedure

Download application at choose-hope.org - Appointment Required

Languages

English Only

Service Area

Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
    • Lafayette County
      • Pettis County
      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-180) and related services within the Service Tree.

      Description

      Provides strengths-based family designated goal setting to assist toward self sufficiency. Offers information on financially literacy, parent education, strategies for reaching goals and self sufficiency, and referrals to other resources as needed.

      Hours

      By Appointment Only

      Required Documents

      Call for details - Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

      Eligibility

      No Restrictions

      Fees

      No Fees

      Intake Procedure

      Appointment Required

      Languages

      English Only

      Service Area

      Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
        • Lafayette County
          • Pettis County
          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (PH-6200.2000) and related services within the Service Tree.

          Description

          Energy Assistance provides financial assistance to help pay primary fuel source heating bills.

          Hours

          By Appointment Only

          Required Documents

          Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

          Eligibility

          Seniors, Disabled and Low-income - Under 200% of the poverty level, call for details

          Fees

          No Fees

          Intake Procedure

          Appointment Required

          Languages

          English Only

          Service Area

          Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
            • Lafayette County
              • Pettis County
              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-250) and related services within the Service Tree.

              Special Notes/Funding

              No longer offer GED

              Description

              Provides General Education Development (GED) for those interested in earning high school credentials.

              Hours

              By Appointment Only

              Required Documents

              Call for details - Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

              Eligibility

              No Restrictions

              Fees

              No Fees

              Intake Procedure

              Appointment Required

              Languages

              English Only

              Service Area

              Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County in Missouri

              Geography Served

              None

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              Description

              Energy Assistance provides financial assistance to help pay primary fuel source heating bills. Energy Assistance provides financial assistance to help pay heating fuel/propane heating bills.

              Hours

              By Appointment Only

              Required Documents

              Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

              Eligibility

              Seniors, Disabled and Low-income - Under 200% of the poverty level, call for details

              Fees

              No Fees

              Intake Procedure

              Appointment Required

              Languages

              English Only

              Service Area

              Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
                • Lafayette County
                  • Pettis County
                  Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-300) and related services within the Service Tree.

                  Description

                  Workshops that provide adults with labor skills needed to secure and maintain a stable job.

                  Hours

                  By Appointment Only

                  Required Documents

                  Call for details - Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

                  Eligibility

                  No Restrictions

                  Fees

                  No Fees

                  Intake Procedure

                  Appointment Required

                  Languages

                  English Only

                  Service Area

                  Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
                    • Lafayette County
                      • Pettis County
                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (ND-2000.6500-360) and related services within the Service Tree.

                      Description

                      Assistance in preparing Circuit Breaker (partial or full rebate on paid real estate taxes) forms.

                      Hours

                      By Appointment Only

                      Required Documents

                      - Social Security (SSA 1099) or Railroad Retirement Award Letter - W-2's from Employers - 1099s for Dividends, Interest, Pensions - Paid real estate tax receipt or receipt for RENT paid during entire year - Disabled Veterans need letter from the Department of Veterans Affairs

                      Eligibility

                      - Homeowners, renters and nursing home residents who lived in Missouri for the entire calendar year - Individual or their spouse age 65 years and older - Individual or their spouse under age 65 years and 100% disabled - Individual age 60-64 years and received surviving spouse social security benefits - Gross annual income must not have exceeded (Single - $27,500 if rented or owned home less than the full year, $30,000 if owned and occupied home for the entire year, Married - $29,000 if rented or owned home less than the full year, $34,000 if owned and occupied home for the entire year) - Gross annual income includes Social Security (SSA 1099) or Railroad Retirement, Wages (W-2's), Dividends, Interest and Pensions (1099s) - If rent from a facility that DOES NOT pay property taxes, person is not eligible for a Circuit Breaker

                      Fees

                      No Fees

                      Intake Procedure

                      Appointment Required

                      Languages

                      English Only

                      Service Area

                      Lafayette County in Missouri Pettis County in Missouri

                      Geography Served

                      None

                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (DT-8700.6500-700) and related services within the Service Tree.

                      Special Notes/Funding

                      August 2, 2019: 11:00am to 1:00pm at the Higginsville Middle School Gym - Families must Register at the Family Resource Center by July 25th

                      Description

                      Back to school fair.

                      Hours

                      See notes

                      Required Documents

                      Call for details

                      Eligibility

                      Call for details

                      Fees

                      No fees

                      Intake Procedure

                      Telephone for service

                      Languages

                      English only

                      Service Area

                      Lafayette County in Missouri

                      Geography Served

                      None

                      Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (HL-8120.7800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                      Description

                      Section 8 housing program offers rental assistance.

                      Hours

                      By Appointment Only

                      Required Documents

                      Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

                      Eligibility

                      Under 200% poverty level, call for details

                      Fees

                      No Fees

                      Intake Procedure

                      Appointment Required

                      Languages

                      English Only

                      Service Area

                      Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
                        • Lafayette County
                          • Pettis County
                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-3900.3050-750) and related services within the Service Tree.

                          Description

                          Free tax help to low- to moderate-income people who cannot prepare their own tax returns.

                          Hours

                          By Appointment Only

                          Required Documents

                          - Proof of identification - Social Security Cards for you, your spouse and dependents and/or a Social Security Number verification letter issued by the Social Security Administration - Birth dates for you, your spouse and dependents on the tax return - Current years tax package if you received one - Wage and earning statement(s) Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R, from all employers - Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099) - A copy of last years federal and state returns if available Bank routing numbers and account numbers for Direct Deposit - Total paid for daycare provider and the daycare provider's tax identifying number (the provider's Social Security Number or the provider's business Employer Identification Number) - To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms. - It is extremely important that each person use the correct Social Security Number - Proof of identification - Social Security Cards for you, your spouse and dependents and/or a Social Security Number verification letter issued by the Social Security Administration - Birth dates for you, your spouse and dependents on the tax return - Current years tax package if you received one Wage and earning statement(s) Form W-2, W-2G, 1099-R, from all employers - Interest and dividend statements from banks (Forms 1099) - A copy of last years federal and state returns if available - Bank routing numbers and account numbers for Direct Deposit - Total paid for daycare provider and the daycare provider's tax identifying number (the provider's Social Security Number or the provider's business Employer Identification Number) - To file taxes electronically on a married-filing-joint tax return, both spouses must be present to sign the required forms. - It is extremely important that each person use the correct Social Security Number

                          Eligibility

                          Low- to moderate-income people

                          Fees

                          No Fees

                          Intake Procedure

                          Appointment Required

                          Languages

                          English Only

                          Service Area

                          Lafayette County in Missouri Pettis County in Missouri

                          Geography Served

                          None

                          Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (DT-8800) and related services within the Service Tree.

                          Description

                          Energy Assistance provides financial assistance to help pay water bills.

                          Hours

                          By Appointment Only

                          Required Documents

                          Proof of Income - Social Security Card - Eviction Notice - Utility Cut-off Notice - Other documents may be necessary dependent on service

                          Eligibility

                          Seniors, Disabled and Low-income - Under 200% of the poverty level, call for details

                          Fees

                          No Fees

                          Intake Procedure

                          Appointment Required

                          Languages

                          English Only

                          Service Area

                          Lafayette County in Missouri - Pettis County 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
                            • Lafayette County
                              • Pettis County
                              Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BV-8900.9300-950) and related services within the Service Tree.

                              Description

                              MVCAA provides weatherization for those in need.

                              Hours

                              By Appointment Only

                              Required Documents

                              Proof of income -Social Security cards for all household members -Birth certificates for all household members -Cold month heating bill (December, January, February) -Electric Bill -Proof of home ownership or a landlord agreement if renting (a 5% contribution is required from the landlord if the applicant's income is over 200% of the poverty guidelines)

                              Eligibility

                              Income guidelines -Home owner or a landlord agreement if renting

                              Fees

                              No Fees

                              Intake Procedure

                              Call for appointment

                              Languages

                              English only

                              Service Area

                              Lafayette County 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
                                • Lafayette County
                                Edit Service DetailsClick here to see this service (BH-3000.1800-950) and related services within the Service Tree.

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