Community Resource Team

Services for Individuals WITHOUT Medicaid

We offer the following services and resources:

  1. Annual face-to-face meeting for the team to connect and engage in meaningful discussions.
  2. Southwest Missouri Autism Project (SWMAP) programming and services: Individuals diagnosed with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD) are eligible to enroll in specialized programs and receive ongoing monitoring.
  3. Our team is here to guide and support you through the application process with Medicaid and Social Security applications for these important benefits.
  4. We can assist you in exploring the potential eligibility and benefits of securing a Lopez Waiver.
  5. Stay updated with our informative email newsletter, providing valuable resources and information about upcoming events.
  6. Individuals can access our knowledgeable Life Coach and take advantage of continuing education opportunities to enhance personal growth. See our Life Coach page for additional information.
  7. Individuals can gain access to a variety of valuable resources tailored to meet your specific needs.
  8. We provide expert support and advocacy when developing and implementing Individual Education Plans (IEPs) with your local school district.
  9. Individuals may apply for financial assistance through our available scholarships to help offset the costs associated with attending camps, securing personal care assistance, and participating in conferences.
  10. We provide assistance in navigating and locating essential services based on your individual requirements.
  11. Individuals and their families may seek our professional guidance on matters related to Guardianship and Conservatorship to ensure the best decisions for your unique circumstances.

We can connect you with other relevant not-for-profit organizations that may be of interest to you.

Our Team

Brenda Shannon
Community Outreach Coordinator
Phone: 417-536-0887

Susan Mullins
Community Resource Specialist
Phone: 417-988-8483


1548 N. Commercial Rd.

Nixa, MO 65714

Contact Us

Phone: 417-494-4982

Office Hours

Monday – Friday

8:00 AM – 4:30 PM