Emergency Numbers

something Click here for a downloadable PDF of these numbers If ever you feel overwhelmed, anxious, or frightened it is important to get help. While it is important to try to reach out to people in your life (family, friends, mentors, etc.) it is important to reach out to others, as well. If, however, you need additional, immediate or emergency help you can call any of the numbers below in addition to your probation officer.

Feeling Threatened or Victim of Abuse:

Police: 911

Child Abuse & Neglect Hotline: (800) 392-3738

Constructive Intervention: (417) 881-8760

Family Violence Center: (417) 837-7700

First Step: (417) 890-5077

H.I.T. No More: (417) 869-8332

Information & Referral Helpline: (417) 885-9944

Sexual Abuse:

Police: 911

Hotline: (417) 864-7233

The Victim Center: (417) 863-7273

Suicidal Thoughts or Behaviors:

Crisis Assistance Team: (417) 862-6555

Burrell Systems Crisis Hotline: (800) 494-7355

Trevor Project (Suicide Hotline for Gay Teens): (866) 488-7386

Grief & Loss:

Lost and Found: (417) 865-9998

Runaway Hotline:

Runaway: (800) 621-4000

Home Free Program: (800) 786-2929 (gives free bus rides home for runaway youth)


Family Violence Center: (417) 864-7233 (this is for women and their children who are fleeing from violent homes).

Rare Breed: (417) 865-6400 (ages 13-20)

General Help:

Dial 211 from any landline

Additional Resources can be found at the Springfield-Greene County Health Department Resources list