Community Resources

The following are community resources available in children and families in Boone County.

Home Visiting Programs

Parents as Teachers (0-5 yrs)
Ashland/Southern Boone: (573) 657-2148
Centralia: (573) 682-2014
Columbia: (573) 214-3955
Hallsville: (573) 696-5512, ext. 631
Harrisburg: (573) 875-0290
Sturgeon: (573) 687-3519 (leave message)

Healthy Families America
(573) 874-7490

Developmental Resources

First Steps (0-3 yrs.)
Central Missouri Region: 1-866-583-2392
www.mofirststeps.com

Title 1 Preschool (3-5 yrs)
Columbia: (573) 214-3585
Hallsville: (573) 696-5512, ext. 622
Sturgeon: (573) 687-3519

Early Childhood Special Education (3-5 yrs)
Ashland/Southern Boone: (573) 657-2148
Centralia: (573) 682-2014
Columbia: (573) 214-3600
Hallsville: (573) 696-5512 Ext. 622
Harrisburg: (573) 875-0290
Sturgeon: (573) 687-3519

Social Opportunities

Moving Ahead Program
After-school program: (573) 443-2256

Lend & Learn
Play room and toy/resource check-out
– 1010 Fay St., Columbia
– 206 Park Ave., Columbia

Speech

MU Speech and Hearing Clinic
(573) 882-3873

Thompson Center Speech & Language Clinic
(573) 884-6052

MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital
Speech/language pathology
(573) 882-7350

Vision

Saving Sight
Free children’s vision screenings
1-800-753-2265, ext. 5 then ext. 2
www.saving-sight.org/calendar

Hearing

University Physicians Audiology Clinic
(573) 882-5194

MU Speech and Hearing Clinic
(573) 884-2940

Boone Hospital Audiology
(573) 815-3502

MU Women’s and Children’s Hospital
Speech/Language Pathology
(573) 882-7350

Motor Skills

MU Occupational Therapy Pediatric Clinic
(573) 882-3988

PhysZou
Free Physical Therapy Clinic
(573) 882-4012

Children’s Hospital Therapy Center
PT, OT, and Rehabilitation
(573) 882-7350

Boone County Schools Mental Health Coalition
(573) 882-0124

Great Circle, Inc.
(573) 443-8331

Assessment

FACE: Family Access Center of Excellence
573-771-FACE (3223)

Thompson Center*
Autism Clinics, Child Development, and Neuropsychology Clinic
(573) 884-6052, Online Referral
*Requires professional referral

Counseling

Burrell Behavioral Health (2.5+ yrs)
Family Health Program
(573) 777-8300

Family Counseling Center/Compass Health
The Parachute Program
(888) 403-1071

MU Child Psychology Services
(573) 882-3996

MUPC Child & Adolescent Clinic
(573) 884-1130

MU Psychological Services Clinic
(573) 882-4677 or (573) 882-2533

Psychiatry

MU Bridge Program
(573) 268-5129 or (573) 268-4921

MUPC Child & Adolescent Clinic
(573) 884-1130

SOAR Child-Parent Psychotherapy Clinic
(573) 884-6324

Family Counseling Center/Compass Health
The Parachute Program
(888) 403-1071

Burrell Behavioral Health (2.5+ yrs)
Family Health Program: (573) 777-8300

Case Management & Other Support

Lutheran Family Services
The Nurturing Network: (573) 815-9955

Central Missouri Community Action
The Bridge Program: (573) 443-8706

MU ParentLink Warmline
(573) 882-7323

Boone County Schools Mental Health Coalition
(573) 882-0124

Great Circle, Inc.
(573) 443-8331

Healthy Steps for Young Children
UMC Pediatrics: (573) 884-8045

CHA Healthy Home Connection
(573) 443-2256

 

LIST UPDATED NOVEMBER 2016.

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