OACAC offers the following services at our Neighborhood Centers:
School Readiness Fairs
Life Skills Classes
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.
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:
|School Readiness Fair Sign-Up||May 29 - July 3||By appointment||Barry County Neighborhood Center||(417) 847-2140||Students in Barry County enrolled in grades pre-K - 12 are eligible. Pre-registration required.|
|Love & Logic||June 6, 13, 20, 27|
July 11, 18
|2pm - 4pm||Barry County Neighborhood Center||(417) 847-2140||Six part series teaching parenting skills for parents with children of all ages. Free for income eligible families, $25 otherwise. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.|
|Eating Smart & Being Active||June 6, 13, 27||1pm - 3pm||Webster County Neighborhood Center||(417) 859-4589||Presented by Amber Williams of University of MO Extension. Snacks, recipes and light exercise. Those who attend all three workshops will receive a free exercise DVD upon completion. Pre-registration required, no childcare provided. Door prizes!|
|DIY Skin Care Products||June 26||1pm - 3pm||Cassville United Methodist Church|
601 Gravel St.
|(417) 847-2140||Learn how to save money with easy to make natural skin care products. Pre-registration required. No childcare provided.|
For more information, please contact the OACAC Neighborhood Center in your county: