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Howard County Office of the Circuit Clerk (filing ex-partes)
1 Courthouse Sq #8, Fayette, MO 65248

Howard County Sheriff's Department
100 N. Mulberry, Fayette, MO 65242
660-248-2477   FAX 660-248-2477

Law Enforcement

DeafLEAD (The L.E.A.D. Institute)
2502 W. Ash, Columbia, MO 65203
Phone: Voice/TTY (573)445-5005
Mid-Mo Crisis Line: (573)445-5035 or 1-888-761-4357
MO Deafline: (573)445-5059 or 1-800-380-3323  Fax: (573)445-5088

Hours: 9:00-5:00 Monday-Friday, Crisis Line 24 hours
Services: Provide education, advocacy, crisis intervention, counseling, and other direct services for deaf, hard of hearing, deaf/blind, and late-deafened individuals and families; Deafline Missouri Crisis Hotline; Crisis Video Phone, sign language classes for all ages; deaf culture training to agencies; Teen Institute (camp for deaf and hard of hearing youth) teaches alcohol and drug abuse prevention, HIV/AIDS awareness, and other issues facing youth; free counseling for hearing and deaf individuals and their families who are victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, rape, incest and child abuse,
Fee: Sign language classes – call for current fee
Eligibility: Services provided as needed

Mid-Missouri Legal Services
1201 W. Broadway, Columbia, MO 65203
(573)442-0116   Fax: (573)875-0173
Hours: 8:30 - 4:30  Intake hours: 9:00 to 3:00

Services: Legal services to income qualified persons: consumer problems, divorce involving abuse or custody, other divorces, bankruptcies, utility problems, Medicaid, MC+, TANF, food stamps, landlord/tenant problems, juvenile court proceedings, public housing and Section 8, employment and unemployment compensation, education, SSI, elderly issues including powers of attorney and nursing home discharge.
Fee: Free
Eligibility: Income qualified, must reside in service area, civil cases only

Missouri State Division of Probation and Parole  
409 High St., Boonville, MO 65233
Hours: 7:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. (M-F), till 6:30 p.m. (Th) 
Services: Supervision of felony and misdemeanor offenders referred by circuit courts, state parole board and other states 
Fee: $30 monthly Intervention Fee 
Eligibility: Adult offender referred by court or parole board (at least 17 years of age) 
Intake Procedures: Referrals only from circuit courts or state parole board 
Required Documentation for Services: Board or Court’s order 
Geographic Area Served: Boone County

Missouri State Public Defender
Offices and Contacts:

A public defender is an attorney who is paid by the government to defend a person who cannot afford to hire an attorney in a criminal case. If a person is charged with a criminal offense, he or she has the right to legal representation. Public defenders are appointed by the court clerk's office.

State of Missouri: Commission on Human Rights
111 N. 7th St., Ste. 903, St. Louis, MO 63101

Housing Discrimination Assistance, Employment Discrimination Assistance

US Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division
1222 Spruce Street,Room 9.102B, Saint Louis, MO 63103
(573) 785-1439

Employment Discrimination Assistance, Labor Standards and Practices

US Government Department of Housing and Urban Development
1222 Spruce Street,Suite 3.203, Saint Louis, MO 63103
(314) 418-5400

Administrative Entities, Housing Discrimination Assistance

US Government: Equal Employment Opportunity Commission St. Louis Office

1222 Spruce Street, Room 8.100, Saint Louis, MO 63103
(314) 539-7800

Employment Discrimination Assistance