If you are dealing with an immediate emergency dial 911
There are several resource numbers here to help you at your time of need.
If you suspect abuse or neglect is taking place, please take the step of calling the Missouri Children’s Division Child Abuse and Neglect Hotline at 1-800-392-3738.
If you are a parent who needs help managing the behavior of your child please call ParentLink, a service through Missouri University, at 1-800-552-8522, hours are Monday through Friday 9am to 9pm.
If you have a crisis such as, suicidal thoughts or intentions, depression, grief, family crisis, stress, or out of control behavior, call Burrell Behavioral Health’s 24 Hour Crisis Line at 417-761-5555 in Southwest Missouri or 800-395-2132 in Central Missouri