Contact Information Counties Served Services
Prosecuting Attorney
Victim Advocate
P.O. Box 69
Mt. Vernon, MO 65712
Phone: 417-466-2846
Fax: 417-466-3697
Sheriff’s Department
P.O. 240 N. Main, Ste. 10
Mt. Vernon, MO 65712
Phone: 417-466-2131
Fax: 417-471-1303
The Children's Center of the Ozarks
P.O. Box 66
Peirce City, MO 65723
Phone: 417-354-8657
Counties Served:
Lawrence and Barry Counties
Family Violence Center
P.O. Box 59721
Springfield, MO 65802
Hotline: 800-831-6863
Hotline: 417-864-7233
Office: 417-837-7700
Fax: 417-837-7707
Counties Served:
Greene, Barry, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Laclede, Lawrence, Ozark, Polk, Stone, Taney, Webster, and Wright counties
  • Shelter
  • Domestic violence crisis intervention
  • Case management
  • Court advocacy
  • Support groups for women
  • Structured program for children
  • Transitional housing
  • Non-residential services
Lafayette House
1809 Connor St.
Joplin, MO 64804
Hotline: 800-416-1772
Joplin Office: 417-782-1772
Neosho: 417-451-6106
Fax: 417-782-3832
Counties Served:
Jasper; Barry, Barton, Dade, Lawrence, McDonald, and Newton counties
  • Shelter and motel placement
  • Domestic violence and sexual assault crisis intervention
  • Case management
  • Court advocacy
  • Support groups for women and children
  • Professional therapy for women and children
  • Structured program for children
  • Licensed child care
  • Emergency room advocacy
  • Outreach offices
  • Non-residential services
Child Advocacy Center Inc.
1033 East Walnut Street
Springfield, MO 65806
Phone: 417.831.2327
Fax: 417.831.5122
Barry, Cedar, Christian, Dade, Dallas, Douglas, Greene, Hickory, Laclede, Lawrence, Ozark, Polk, Pulaski, Stone, Taney, Texas, Webster, and Wright counties
  • Criminal justice support/advocacy
  • Information/referral
  • Follow-up Contact