Our programs

Affordable Housing Supportive Services
Fulbright Springs (71 units), Westport Park (46 units), Woodfield Park (47 units), Oakwood Place (48 units) and Plymouth Landing (39 units) are apartment developments designed to provide safe,...
CAN Collaborative
The Child Abuse and Neglect Collaborative works together to prevent child abuse and neglect through five identified...
Capable Kids and Families
The concept for Capable Kids and Families® (CKF) was initially developed in September 2001 at The Community Partnership in Rolla, Missouri, as a support system for families with children with...
Caring Communities
We’re currently serving 8 Springfield Public Schools (Hillcrest, Central, Reed, Pipkin, Boyd, Bowerman, Weaver and York). We focus on mentoring and youth development through after school club...
Classroom Assessment Scoring System (Class)
According to the 2014 Springfield Mayor’s Commission for Children study, 28% of Springfield’s incoming kindergartners lack the skills and knowledge needed for a successful start. Research indicates...
Coalitions
Community Partnership’s Prevention Resource Center (PRC) is one of 11 PRCs in Missouri that provides technical assistance, training and support to Missouri communities interested in decreasing their...
College And Career Access
Our college and career access programs and services prepare youth to graduate high school and be equipped to make decisions about their future through mentoring, personalized career and college...
Community Collaboratives
The Community Collaborative Initiative creates pathways to raise the standard of living and quality of life for everyone who lives in Springfield and the surrounding area. It brings together and...
Community Development
We assess the needs of Springfield neighborhoods and supports them by coordinating educational and networking opportunities, special events, and other activities. We also work collaboratively with...
Community Youth Mentoring Services
In partnership with the Division of Youth Services (DYS), we provide one-on-one youth mentoring for at-risk youth placed in DYS custody and help them complete their individual treatment plan goals...
Community-Based Social Work
Community-Based Social Workers, in collaboration with school staff, address the needs of at-risk students, and provide support to families through home visits and resource...
Crime Stoppers
Crime Stoppers encourages members of the community to assist local law enforcement agencies in the fight against crime by overcoming the two key elements that inhibit community involvement: fear and...
Crisis Cold Weather Shelters
Every winter, overnight Crisis Cold Weather Shelters open in our community when the overnight forecast is at or below 32 degrees. As of February 11, Crisis Cold Weather Shelters have been open 56...
Early Care And Education Collaborative
The Early Care and Education Collaborative advocates to identify, prioritize and develop strategies to address the quality, affordability and availability of early care and education. The...
Educare
Educare is a state funded initiative that provides resources, technical assistance and training opportunities, at no cost to child care providers, with an emphasis on family home providers and...
Environmental Collaborative
The Environmental Collaborative serves as a vehicle to bring together leadership of all various environmental and conservation groups, to avoid overlaps in efforts, and identify gaps in services, as...
Equity, Diversity & Inclusion
Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (EDI) encompasses the relationship, philosophy and culture of acknowledging, welcoming, embracing, supporting, and accepting those of all racial, sexual orientation,...
Financial Literacy
Millions of Americans face financial hardship every day and may even be only one paycheck away from homelessness. We offer two different programs that can help individuals and families increase...
Flip-It
FLIP IT® is a four-step supportive strategy, developed by Devereux Center for Resilient Children, to help young children learn about their feelings, gain self-control and reduce challenging...
Food Collaborative
Our mission is to support the development of a healthy, functioning local food system, bringing food groups together and representing all parts of the community, including those not at the table. We...
HELP Video Series
Watch our Helping Everyone Learn Prevention (HELP) video series to learn how you can prevent substance use and violence, as well as support good mental...
Home Visiting in Early Childhood
Our Home Visiting Network offers FREE and voluntary services to pregnant and parenting families with children under age 5. Home visitors will discuss child development, provide community resources...
Housing Collaborative
To advance knowledge on issues related to affordable housing by creating forum for community-wide problem solving that targets all populations at every stage of assistance, ensuring safe, decent,...
Infant Toddler Support Network
Our Infant Toddler Specialist Network (ITSN) is a free program that provides support, training and coaching to license-exempt and licensed childcare programs serving children ages birth to 36...
Let’s Go Smart: Transportation Collaborative
The Let’s Go Smart: Transportation Collaborative facilitates connections between people, jobs, and community, through multiple modes of transportation, throughout the greater Springfield...
Mental Health
Thanks to a federal grant through the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, the Greene County Mental Health Awareness Training Project at Community Partnership of the Ozarks is...
Mentoring & Youth Development
Mentor SGF primarily focuses on working K-12 Springfield Public Schools students in the Central and Hillcrest High School feeder patterns. These initiatives seek to provide underserved students with...
Neighborhood Clean Ups
We facilitate neighborhood clean-ups for recognized neighborhood associations in Springfield so that neighborhood residents can dispose of yard waste, old furniture, construction debris and much...
O’Reilly Center for Hope
The O’Reilly Center for Hope brings together multiple partner agencies in support of affordable housing and financial stability. Accessing services is frequently difficult for those living in...
One Door
When facing a housing crisis, understanding and navigating the systems of services can be confusing and overwhelming. One Door assists in maneuvering through those crucial systems by providing a...
Opioid Prevention
Prescription opioid painkiller misuse is a big problem not only in the United States, but in Southwest Missouri as well. Opioids are a family of drugs that include prescription painkillers like...
Ozarks Alliance To End Homelessness
The Ozarks Alliance to End Homelessness (OAEH) serves as our community’s Continuum of Care – the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s (HUD) designated regional planning body for...
Parent Cafes
Parent Cafés are an adaptation of the World Café process which encourages deep self-reflection and peer-to-peer learning. Parent Cafés are a way to bring the Strengthening Families™ researched-based...
Prevention Resource Center
Community Partnership’s Prevention Resource Center (PRC) is one of 11 PRCs in Missouri that contracts with the Missouri Department of Mental Health, Division of Behavioral Health to provide...
Prosper Springfield
In October 2015, the Impacting Poverty Commission produced a call to action report after 18 months of studying the causes and effects of poverty. The report included creating Prosper Springfield, an...
Responsible Beverage Service Support Program
The Responsible Beverage Service Support Program is a free, voluntary program available to Greene County alcohol retailers. It was developed by the Underage Drinking Task Force and Ozarks Fighting...
Spirit Program
For the past 15 years, Community Partnership has coordinated the School-based Prevention, Intervention, and Resource Initiative (SPIRIT) in collaboration with the Carthage School District, and most...
Springfield Community Land Trust
Springfield Community Land Trust is a nonprofit organization that provides access to land and housing at affordable rates. What makes the community land trust (CLT) model unique is that community...
Springfield Tool Library
A tool library works like a traditional library, but it lends tools instead of books. It’s a great resource for people who want to use tools, but don’t need them (or have a place to store them) all...
Steps to Excellence
Steps to Excellence provides high levels of professional development to hundreds of educators in Springfield scaffolded on the work of the many dedicated early childhood professionals in our...
Substance Use Prevention
Our Prevention Resource Center (PRC) offers training and technical assistance for substance use prevention initiatives across 21-counties in Southwest Missouri, including working with regional...
Suicide Prevention
Our generation tends to keep things to themselves and not talk about what’s going on, especially when it comes to our mental health. When life gets overwhelming with new responsibilities and stress,...
Triple P
Are you interested in becoming more confident in your parenting? Or how about dealing with behavioral problems that your child may have? Triple P-Positive Parenting Program may be right for you and...
Violence Prevention
Our Prevention Resource Center offers technical assistance for several violence prevention initiatives across Southwest Missouri. Some of those include the Violence Free Families Coalition and the...