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Child/Youth Care

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Ahren's Clinic
414 West Old Main
Yellville, AR 72687
Phone: 870-449-4221
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00-5:00

4305 SW Hwy. 62
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-508-2611
Toll-free: 800-247-3822
Hours of Operation: 24/7
Handicap Accessible: Yes

Arkansas Baptist Boys Ranch
Contact: Janet Scarburgh Office manager
5742 Boys Ranch Drive
Harrison, AR 72601
Phone: 870-741-5784
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:30-4:30
Description of Organizations Services:
A residential care home for at risk adolescent boys who would benefit from a one year program.Private placement accepted.Board payment negotiable. Will accept FINS/probation cases.

Baxter County Department of Human Services
Contact: Beth Tribble
204 Bucher Drive, Mountain Home, AR (physical) - P.O. Box 408 (mailing)
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-425-6011
Fax: 870-424-5186
Hours of Operation: Mon-Sat 8:00 am - 4:30 pm After hours by appointments
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Description of Organizations Services:
The following are some of the services provided by the Department of Human Services. Adult Protective Services receives reports of suspected abuse/neglect and exploitation (1-800-482-8049). Elder Choices offers adult day care, chore and homemaker services, home delivered meals and more to persons 65 years of age or older. Additional services include Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program, Division of Services for the Blind, Division of Children and Family Services, ARKids First, Division of Developmental Disabilities Services, Division of Medical Services, Division of Mental Health Services, and Division of Youth Services. ...(Read More)

Birth Injury Justice Center
Contact: Savannah Redd
Toll-free: (800) 409-5420
Description of Organizations Services:
The Birth Injury Justice Center is dedicated to supporting children and families who have been affected by disabilities caused at birth. Cerebral palsy is the most common childhood physical disability affecting nearly 764,000 people in the United States. Our organization strives to provide answers and guidance to ensure that families receive the assistance they need to help improve their overall quality of life. ...(Read More)

Child Protective Services
204 Bucher Drive (physical) - P.O. Box 408 (mailing)
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-425-6011 / 870-449-4058
Toll-free: 1-800-482-5964
Fax: 870-424-5186
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Description of Organizations Services:
Foster Care Protective Services Child Abuse Investigations Baxter and Marion County's Department of Human Services Division of Children and Family Services investigates child abuse and neglect reports, works with foster care and protective services cases and provides foster care homes for children in state custody. DCFS staff are available after hours for emergencies by contacting the Baxter County Sheriff's Office at 870-425-7551, Mountain Home Police Department at 870-425-6336 or Marion County Sheriff's Office at 870-449-4236 or the Child Abuse Hotline at 1-800-482-5964. ...(Read More)

Child Support
Phone: 501-682-8398 | 501-371-5349
Toll-free: 1-877-731-3071

Child Welfare League of America
1726 M Street NW Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (202) 688-4200
Fax: (202) 833-1689

Children's Medical Services (Mountain Home, Mountain View)
204 Bucher Drive (DHS) - PO Box 408 (Mailing)
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-425-6011
Toll-free: 800-324-0979
Fax: 870-269-8069
Hours of Operation: 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Description of Organizations Services:
Stone County DHS, 1821 East Main Street, HC 71 Box 159, Mountain View, AR 72560 Children's Medical Services (CMS) is a section of the Division of Medical Services, Department of Human Services. CMS is Arkansas' Title V agency for children with special health care needs. Children and their families receive care that is community-based, family-centered and culturally sensitive. The services that Children's Medical Services provides are: Service coordination for children under 21 with special health care needs. Diagnostic evaluations for potentially eligible conditions covered by Children's Medical Services. The family must submit an application for Children's Medical Services prior to beginning the diagnostic work-up. Follow-up medical care for children with chronic illness and disabilities. The family must meet diagnostic and financial guidelines. Coordination of TEFRA and SSI; Parent Support Groups; Children's Medical Services Parent Advisory Council; a Resource Library, that furnishes medical information and/or directs the parent to possible resources; and the Respite Program, beginning October 2001. ...(Read More)

Department of Human Services - Marion County
Phone: 870-449-4058

Informed Choices Women's Center of the Ozarks
Contact: Nicole Skidmore
312 E. 3rd Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-424-4673 or 870-424-3291
Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Description of Organizations Services:
Caring, compassionate help to women and men that honors Christ, upholds sanctity of life, empowers clients with truth, uses talents/abilities of our team. If you have a positive pregnancy test, you have very important questions to consider. We can help. All services are free and confidential: pregnancy tests, limited ultrasound, STD testing, education on options, parenting classes, mommy talk, referral resources and more. ...(Read More)

Job Corps
Toll-free: 1-800-733-5627
Description of Organizations Services:
Job Corps is a no-cost education and vocational training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 get a better job, make more money and take control of their lives. At Job Corps, students enroll to learn a trade, earn a high school diploma or GED and get help finding a good job. When you join the program, you will be paid a monthly allowance; the longer you stay with the program, the more your allowance will be. Job Corps supports its students for up to 12 months after they graduate from the program. ...(Read More)

Juvenile Services - Marion County
Phone: 870-449-5242

La Leche League
Phone: 870-431-8759

NOARK Girl Scout Council
Phone: 870-743-2420

Open Arms Learning Center
Contact: Jill wilson
222 E. Wade Avenue
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-424-5758
Fax: 870-424-7437
Hours of Operation: Mon - Fri 6:00 am - 5:30 pm

Our K.I.D.S. (Charity to help children in need)
Contact: Jackie L. Edmonds
423 W 7th Street
Mountain Home, AR 72653
Phone: 870-425-8859
Fax: 870-508-6284
Description of Organizations Services:
Provides medical and health related services for needy children in Baxter County.Sponsored by the Baxter Bulletin and Mountain Home Kiwanis Cuub in cooperation with the Baxter County Department of Human Services and the Baxter County Health Unit.

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) Alliance
Toll-free: 800-221-7437

Twin Lakes Shrine Club
3298 Hwy 5 North - PO Box 1330 (Mailing)
Mountain Home, AR 72654
Phone: 870-424-6131
Description of Organizations Services:
The Twin Lakes Shrine Club assists with applications to Shriners Hospitals. To make application for admission to any Shriners Hospital, to request travel assistance, or to request assistance for hotel accommodations, call Ray Coahran (431-5370). Legion of Honor Unit - The Flying Carpets Unit - The Clown Unit ...(Read More)