VIRTUAL COMMUNITY RESOURCE GUIDE

The information provided to you on this resource page may be able to help you locate services you need. You will find different agencies, churches, etc. who may be able to offer assistance to you with housing, clothing, food, employment, and counseling/ substance abuse treatment. 

Services provided on this page can change at any given time due to funding and/ or resources. 

EDUCATION/ TRAINING

SUSANNA WESLEY FAMILY LEARNING CENTER

HISET/GED (573) 233-8391

UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI EXTENSION

Family and 4-H /Youth Education (573) 233-8391

Family Nutrition Education Program (573) 614-7110

 

Lincoln University Extension

(573)471-3059

EMERGENCY SERVICES

East Prairie MO Police

911

Charleston MO Police

911

RED CROSS

(573) 335-9471

Susanna Wesley Women's Shelter

East Prairie, Missouri

(573)649-3731

Cairo Women's Shelter

Cario, Illinois

(618)734-4357

Safe House For Women

Cape Girardeau, Missouri

(573)651-1614


Haven House

Poplar Bluff, Missouri

(573)686-4873


The House Of Refuge

Sikeston, Missouri

(573)472-3843

EMPLOYMENT

MANPOWER

(573)472-3800

New Madrid County Family Resource Center

(573)748-2778

UMOS

(931)-544-7116

SkillUP- Caring Communities

(573)683-7551

www.jobs.mo.gov

www.heartlandjobs.org

jobsearchusa.org

www.moster.com

www.careerbuilder.com

ENERGY ASSISTANCE CENTERS

East Prairie Ministerial Alliance

Salvation Army

Miss County Caring Communities

(573)-683-7551

DAEOC

Sikeston, Missouri

(573)471-4113

FAMILY/PARENTING

FOOD/CLOTHING

Child Support Enforcement

1-866-313-9960

Family Support Division

Food Stamp, Temporary Assistance, Missouri Health Net

(573)649-3091

Missouri Boothell Regional Consortium, Inc (MBRC, Inc.)

1-888-317-4949

Mission Missouri Recovery Support Services

(573) 481-0505

PAT- Charleston Schools

(573) 427-9827

PAT- East Prairie Schools

(573) 649-9372

Building Blocks

(573)335-1033

WIC

(573) 683-2191

Healthy Babies, Healthy Moms

Catholic Charities

(573) 481-0659

 

Caring Communities

(573) 683-7551

Mississippi Co. Volunteer Program

East Prairie Chamber of Commerce

(573)649-5243

Life Church (food only)

(573) 471-6020

The Flame of Hope

East Prairie, MO 63845

Center for Family Resources

(Domestic Violence Services)

(573) 276-5500

Charleston Ministerial Alliance Food Pantry

(573)683-6402

Virgie's Place (Household items)

573-888-2280 (Kennett)

Southeast Missouri Food Bank

(573) 471-1818

Jacob's Feeding Ministry

(573)703-7761- Trish Morgan

HOUSING ASSISTANCE

DAEOC Homeless Project

(573) 379-3851

(573) 359-1030

Mission Missouri Recovery Support Services

(573) 481-0505

DAEOC Homeless Shelter

(573) 471-6014

Center for Family Resources

(Domestic Violence Services)

(573) 276-5500

USDA RURAL DEVELOPMENT

(573) 649-9947

Catholic Charities

Homeless Prevention Program

205 W. Malone, Ste. B

P.O. Box 662

Sikeston, MO 63801

(573) 481-0659

Catholic Charities 

Support Services for Veteran Families

Cape Girardeau, Missouri

(573) 335-0134

The Cottages of La Bonne Maison

Independent living by Americare

(573) 472-2546

LEGAL SERVICES

Legal Aide

Charleston, Missouri

1-800-748-7456

Missouri Commission on Human Rights

Sikeston, Missouri

1-877-781-4236

www.labor.mo.gov/mohumanrights

Mississippi County Juvenile Office

Charleston, Missouri

(573) 683-2146

Crime Violence Compensation Local (SWFLC)

(573)233-8391

Jefferson City, Missouri

(573) 751-4231

Bootheel Migrant Health

Kennett, Missouri

(573) 888-0072

MEDICAL/DENTAL SERVICES

Mississipi County Health Department

(573) 683-2191

 

 

SEMO Health Network- Medical

(573) 748-2593

(573) 472-1770

Bootheel Dental Clinic

    (573) 748-5671- New Madrid

(573) 471-4167-Sikeston

Heart to Heart International

(573) 233-8484- Charleston

 (573) 922-5000- East Prairie

MDMC Charleston Community Care Center

1403 E. Marshall St. Charleston, MO 63834

(573) 683-2327

MENTAL HEALTH/SUBSTANCE ABUSE

SEMO Health Network

(573)748 2593

Bootheel Counseling Services

(573)471-0800

Mission Missouri Recovery Support Services

(573)481-0505

New Vision

(573)481-0888

National Mental Health Association

1-800-969-6642

SCHOOLS

Charleston School District

Superintendent's Office

(573)290-2825

Warren E Hearnes

(573)683-3728

Middle School

(573)683-3346

Senior High School

(573)683-3761

East Prairie School District

Superintendent's Office

(573)649-3562

RA Doyle Elementary

(573)649-2272

Martin Elementary

(573)649-3077

East Prairie Junior High

(573)649-9368

East Prairie High School

(573)649-3564

STATE LICENSED CHILD CARE

Fun Time Day Care

East Prairie, Missouri

(573)649-5420

Little Farmers Daycare

Charleston, Missouri

(573)683-3200

TRANSPORTATION

Mississippi County Transit

(573)649-3166

SMTS 

Countywide transportation. Small fee does apply.

(573)576-1224 SMTS Driver

(573) 379-3997 Portageville  (573)357-4459 Parma

(573)649-2717 Marston (573) 667-5254

Medical Transport Logisticare

1-866-269-5927

Must make reservation 3 business days prior to a scheduled appointment.

Must have Medicaid I.D. #, destination, and doctor's name at the time of reservation

211 Information Hotline

You can Pick up the phone and dial 211 day or night

to find services in your county www.211.org

www.sharenetwork.com

Online Resource and referral network.

Adult Abuse Hotline

1-800-392-0210

Addiction Search

1-800-559-9503

Alzheimer's Association

1-800-980-9080

American Cancer Society

1-800-227-2345

Aging Information and Referral

1-800-392-8771

Crisis Line for Southeast Missouri

1-800-356-5395

Drug and Alcohol Help Hotline

1-800-662-4357

Center for Disease Control

1-800-458-5231

Child Abuse

1-800-392-3738

Charleston Chamber of Commerce

(573) 683-6509

East Prairie Chamber of Commerce

(573) 649-5243

Gambling Problem

1-800-BETS-OFF

Legal Aid

1-800-748-7456

MOCARS

1-800-356-5395

(Missouri Crisis Access Response System)

National AIDS Hotline

1-800-342-2437

National Childcare Information

1-800-616-2242

National Domestic Violence Hotline

1-800-799-7233

Parentlink

1-800-552-8522

Parental Stress Helpline

1-800-367-2543

RAIN(Rape, Abuse, Incest Network)

1-800-656-4673

Social Security Administration

1-800-772-1213

Suicide Intervention

1-800-647-4357

Veteran's Commission

(573) 472-5250

Human Trafficking-Community Organizer/Advocate-Jacquie Castaneda

Local (573)934-5550

National Hotline 1-888-373-7888

If you do not possess any form of identification follow these steps

1. Go to the local health department in Mississippi County and apply for a birth certificate

2. Take your birth certificate go to the Social Security office, get a print out of your social security number. 

3. Take your birth certificate and Social Security number along with proof of address and go tot the License Bureau to obtain a state I.D. or driver's license.

4. Once you have all three, you will need to go back to the Social Security Office and apply for your official Social Security Card.

Remember take all documents with you!