Our Service

DO YOU NEED ASSISTANCE WITH EMERGENCY OR NON-EMERGENCY NEEDS?

OACAC offers the following services at our Neighborhood Centers:

Case Management 

Emergency Assistance

School Readiness Fairs

Life Skills Classes

Community Projects

Case Management

Are you looking for help on your path to self-sufficiency?

This program helps you achieve long-term education and employment goals, such as completing your GED.

Upon entering Case Management, you will work one-on-one with a Family Resource Specialist to identify strengths and create a plan to help you achieve your goals and move toward self-sufficiency.

CLASSES

Life Skills Classes

At OACAC, we want you to succeed. We offer a variety of classes throughout the year aimed at helping you overcome obstacles resulting from poverty. Workshops cover a variety of topics:

  • Finding and keeping a job
  • Budgeting
  • Money management
  • Nutrition
  • Health management
  • Parenting skills

SCHEDULE 

Description DateTime Location ContactMore Info
Due to the safety and well-being of our community, all Life Skills classes from 3/13 - 4/17 are canceled or will be rescheduled. We will reevaluate where we stand for classes April 18 and beyond. Thank you for understanding.
Spring Gardening TENTATIVEApril 221pm - 3pmStone County Neighborhood Center
15060 Business 13 South in Branson West
(417) 739-1130Cost effective, easy ways to start a garden. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Horticulture Therapy TENTATIVEMay 1210am - NoonStone County Neighborhood Center
15060 Business 13 South in Branson West
(417) 739-1130Learn the benefits of horticulture, about plants and herbs to help stress and anxiety, and more. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Horticulture Therapy TENTATIVEMay 1212:30pm - 2:30pmStone County Neighborhood Center
15060 Business 13 South in Branson West
(417) 739-1130Learn the benefits of horticulture, about plants and herbs to help stress and anxiety, and more. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Improve your Interview Skills TENTATIVEMay 209am - NoonDallas County Neighborhood Center
413 S. Maple St. in Buffalo
(417) 345-7964Limited seating, call today! Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Resume Building TENTATIVEMay 139am - NoonDallas County Neighborhood Center
413 S. Maple St. in Buffalo
(417) 345-7964Tips and tricks for a professional resume. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Senior Exercises TENTATIVEMay 271pm - 3pmStone County Neighborhood Center
15060 Business 13 South in Branson West
(417) 739-1130Healthy, simple exercises for people of all ages, including seniors and those with limited mobility. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.

CONTACT

Where Can You Find a Neighborhood Center?

For more information, please contact the OACAC Neighborhood Center in your county:

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