To support Springfield-Greene County Health Department's efforts to Slow the Surge, we are collaborating to provide free masks to Greene County families and individuals with low access to these protective measures. Stop by 560 N. Stewart on Monday, Jan. 24, beginning at 9am. We will...

Due to inclement weather, our Lawrence County and Barry County Neighborhood Centers are closed this afternoon for the remainder of the day. Any additional closures will be announced here. Update at 3pm: Our Stone County Neighborhood Center has closed for the remainder of the day. For...

We are pleased continue our collaboration with Burrell's Be Well Community on this free event, open to everyone interested. This Be Well event will take place on Zoom and Facebook live from 11am - Noon on Friday, January 21. We hope you'll take a break...

While Neighborhood/Community Centers will continue to operate and provide services to our local communities, effective immediately we will operate with closed doors until January 28. If necessary, protocols will be reevaluated at that time. Those who would like an appointment should call their local Neighborhood/Community...

Queen City Shout celebrates the arts and supports poverty relief. This music festival will be held at various locations in Springfield, MO from March 21-27, 2022. Details on non-profit beneficiaries, including OACAC, along with sponsors and venues can be found at https://www.queencityshout.com/. The 2022 line-up of...

Due to the spike in COVID cases and resulting staffing challenges, OACAC Head Start services will be temporarily suspended from January 18-28, 2022.  If you need assistance, please call 417-864-3430 and leave a message. We will respond to messages throughout the closure. ...

UPDATED 1/14: The January 19 training has been rescheduled for March 2. Information is below. Youth Mental Health First Aid consists of 2-hours of self-paced content followed by 4.5 hours of instructor-led training. Youth Mental Health First Aid is an early intervention public education program. It...

On January 11, the Greene County Commission presented our Executive Director, Carl Rosenkranz, with a proclamation highlighting 598 households served in the last year of partnership on the Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP). Our Greene County Center has issued more than $2 million in assistance...

OACAC offices and centers will be closed on Monday, January 17 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. We are pleased to be part of the 25th Annual Springfield Multicultural Festival, streaming live at 12:30pm at facebook.com/sgfmulticulturalfestival or smfinfo.com. The SGF Multicultural Festival connects...