If you are seeking resources and need immediate assistance or are in an unsafe situation, please dial 911.
If you are seeking support for yourself or a loved one in need of mental health-related distress or in suicidal crisis, please dial or text 988 to be connected to a mental health professional. It is a confidential, 24/7 Lifeline.
Burrell Behavioral Health - Local Crisis Hotline: Text 838255 or call (417) 761-5555
ResourcesThe resources above are only a representation of available services and resources. Other services and resources may be available. Parents and students are encouraged to gather as much information regarding services and resources as possible. This resource guide was created to assist parents in locating and accessing local community services.We do not endorse any agency or service listed.
What is the Role of a School Social Worker?
The social worker's role is to provide support, education, resources, and mental health services for at-risk students. The social workers consult and work with students, families, and school staff.
Please complete this form if you or your student are in need of assistance. Form submissions are checked weekly. A social worker will be in contact with you after completing the above form.