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Boonslick Technical Education Center
1694 West Ashley Rd., Boonville, MO 65233
660-882-5306
Hours: Tuesday & Wednesday 4:00-8:00pm

Services: A variety of trade classes along with GED preparation and testing. 
Eligibility: No pre-registration required. Must be age 16 or older, or have a letter from school
principle stating why they must take GED.
Fee: None



Bethel-Purim Ministries
1640 Radio Hill Rd., Boonville, MO 65233
660-882-5202
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00

Services: food pantry, Hope Chest (office attire), Volunteer Agency Network, Job services, child care,
restoration workshops and counseling, GED/scholastic support, family support classes on money
management, domestic violence shelter.
Fee: None



CMCA - Show Me Healthy Relationships - Cooper
807B N. Providence Rd., Columbia, MO 65203
855-422-4510
Nolanda-Dodd@showmeaction.org
showmeaction.org

Services: ShowMe Healthy Relationships Program offers free courses to both individuals and couples.  The program helps committed couples (married or unmarried) enhance their relationships by learning how to build a healthy friendship, manage conflict, and work as a team to improve their relationship.  For singles, the program helps participants choose the right partner by learning key things to look for as they explore potential relationships as well as how to choose the right partner for a happy, stable relationship. 
Additional courses are offered including: Parenting, Step-Parenting, Taking Care of You, Money Management and Job Skills Training. 
Eligibility: Over 18 and not currently in domestic violent relationship 
Fees: None, barrier reducers are given for participation 



Central Methodist University
411 Central Methodist Square, Fayette, MO 65248
660-248-3391

Central Methodist University is known for its high quality undergraduate and graduate educational programs, its values-centered learning experiences and longstanding church relationship, its strong liberal arts tradition, its emphasis on character and leadership development, and the success of its graduates through their further educational and professional pursuits.



Centro Latino De Salud
609 N Garth Ave, Columbia, MO 65203
(573) 449-9442  
latino.centro@gmail.com

English/Spanish classes, Computer skills, Health Education. The mission of Centro Latino is to empower Latinos, Latino families and the general public through provision of services and guidance in navigating the health, education and cultural resources of mid-Missouri. Centro Latino provides assistance to immigrants as they become acclimated to their new environment with its different laws, customs, and language. Families and individuals that contact the Centro receive orientation to the community as well as physical, mental, and social support. The Centro strives to empower Latinos to live in an environment of mutual respect that encompasses personal interaction in the community as well as appropriate treatment by, and interaction with, service providers. Centro Latino helps all Latino families regardless of national origin, religion, or immigration status.
Geographic Area Served:  Mid-Missouri



Skill Up Program
Missouri Dept of Social Services - Family Support Division
409 High Street, Boonville, MO 65233
660-882-5311, 855-373-4636 Automated line: 800-392-1261   Fax: 660-882-8940
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00

The SkillUP program offers Food Stamp recipients in Missouri the opportunity to gain skills, training or work experience. The SkillUP Program is funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Food and Nutrition Service (FNS).
SkillUP is offered at no cost to the participant and helps promote employability and self-sufficiency. SkillUP is offered through Job Centers, the University of Missouri and some Community Colleges in the Springfield and Kansas City areas.




State Fair Community College
701 3rd St.,Boonville, MO 65233
660-882-3090

SFCC-Boonville offers students a convenient and easy transition from high school to college, and then on to a university or career field. Our staff and faculty provide superior educational opportunities and service to the community.



Unlimited Opportunities
1620 West Ashley Rd., PO Box 239, Boonville, MO 65233
877-582-5576 or 660-882-5576   Fax: 660- 882-7483
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00-5:00

Services: Sheltered workshop, vocational training and development, school to work program,
and supported employment.
Eligibility: Disabled members of Cooper and Howard counties. Services provided as funding is
available.
Fee: None
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