Due to inclement weather, the OACAC central office and Weatherization office will be closed on Friday, Jan. 17. Closures of Head Start and Neighborhood Centers as they may occur will be posted on OACAC's facebook page or call the center directly to find out. Applications...

OACAC offices and centers will be closed on Monday, January 20 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We will be at the 2020 Springfield Multicultural Festival and would love to see you there. ...

The Webster County Neighborhood Center launched the People's Pantry on 1/3! Located outside the center at 50 York Drive, Suite 8 in Marshfield, the pantry contains food and hygiene items which can be freely accessed by the community who need to take and/or would like...

Do you work for an organization working to reduce poverty, strengthen communities, and make Southwest Missouri a better place to live and thrive? Come be part of the conversation each month at R.U.N. In January: hear about the People’s Pantry, find out how networking with 417 Professionals can...

From our families to yours, we wish you a wonderful year ahead. If we can be of assistance to you or someone you know, please contact us by calling (417) 862-4314, or sending an e-mail via the website. Here is our LIHEAP department, ringing in...

Would you like to share your talents, love, and encouragement with a child? Are you age 55+? We are recruiting caring adults to serve as Foster Grandparents in our 14-county service area across the Ozarks during the 2019-2020 school year. Counties include Barry, Christian, Dade, Dallas,...

OACAC offices and centers will be closed on Wednesday, Jan. 1 in observance of New Year's Day. All centers and offices will reopen on Thursday, Jan. 2. ...

The annual OACAC Head Start Holiday Smiles campaign raises funding to provide exams, preventative care, and critically needed dental work for Head Start children. To reduce expenses, OACAC makes use of cost saving methods such as on-site exams, fluoride treatments, and dental education to families. With...

OACAC offices and centers will be closed on Wednesday, Dec. 25 in observance of Christmas. Additionally, Family Planning will be closed Monday, Dec. 23 through Wednesday, Dec. 25. All centers and offices will reopen on Thursday, Dec. 26. We wish you and yours a very Merry...