We offer safe shelter, counseling, community support/case management, transportation and onsite licensed child care for victims of domestic violence or sexual assault, and substance use disorder treatment for women and their dependent children. We also offer treatment services through the Newton and McDonald County treatment courts.
If you are in immediate danger, dial 911
Call (417) 782-1772 or (800) 416-1772
Speak with someone at Lafayette House day or night. Our staff can explain the many services we provide, and help determine what programs will best meet your needs.