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
Thanksgiving Basket RegistrationOctober 1 - November 17by phoneGreene County Center(417) 447-0554Baskets provided by Park Crest Baptist Church. Open to all Greene County residents, must call to register.
Decision making, problem solving, and goal settingOctober 171pm - 3pmTaney County Neighborhood Center(417) 239-1882Presented by Dr. Jim Wirth, this engaging workshop will lead to positive solutions and end-results. Pre-registration required, no childcare provided.
Energy SaversOctober 229am - NoonChristian County Neighborhood Center(417) 581-7631Learn practical strategies and tips to save money on energy needs. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Energy SaversOctober 2212:30pm - 2:30pmLawrence County Neighborhood Center(417) 678-5031Learn practical strategies and tips to save money on energy needs. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Household Budgeting and Smart ShoppingOctober 221pm - 3pmCassville United Methodist Church
601 Gravel Street in Cassville
(417) 847-2140Prepare a household spending plan and learn how meal planning and smart shopping can save time and money. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
MO Landlord/Tenant LawOctober 221pm - 4pmWebster County Neighborhood Center
*NEW LOCATION: 50 York Drive Suite 8 in Marshfield
(417) 859-4589Do you rent? Don't miss this informative, free workshop presented by Andrew Smith of Legal Services of Southern MO. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Budgeting for RentOctober 239am - 11amPolk County Community Center(417) 326-6276Goal setting, budgeting, setting priorities, and more. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Decision making, problem solving, and goal settingOctober 2910am - NoonTaney County Neighborhood Center(417) 239-1882Presented by Dr. Jim Wirth, this engaging workshop will lead to positive solutions and end-results. Pre-registration required, no childcare provided.
Homemade Gifts on a DimeNovember 410am - NoonDade County Neighborhood Center(417) 637-2701Join us for fun making homemade gifts. There will be treats and a prize giveaway. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Homemade Gifts on a DimeNovember 410am - NoonDade County Neighborhood Center(417) 637-2701Join us for fun making homemade gifts. There will be treats and a prize giveaway. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Budgeting for RentNovember 69am - 11amPolk County Community Center(417) 326-6276Goal setting, budgeting, setting priorities, and more. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Holidays on a DimeNovember 71pm - 3pmBarry County Neighborhood Center(417) 847-2140Budgeting, managing time and stress, ideas for menus, decorating, and gifts. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Budgeting for RentNovember 209am - 11amPolk County Community Center(417) 326-6276Goal setting, budgeting, setting priorities, and more. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Holidays on a DimeNovember 219am - NoonChristian County Neighborhood Center(417) 581-7631Cooking safety, planning with less stress, DIY gifts. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Budget Holiday Meal PrepNovember 2210am - NoonDade County Neighborhood Center(417) 637-2701In partnership with MU Extension, join us for this hands on, informational workshop. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.
Happy Holidays November 261pm - 3pmCassville United Methodist Church
601 Gravel Street in Cassville
(417) 847-2140Holiday menus, food safety, budgeting, decorating, and more. 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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