Monett, Missouri

Barry-Lawrence County Development Center

The Barry-Lawrence County Development Center is a preschool provides therapy services for children with developmental delays in Barry and Lawrence county completely free to their families! They offer speech, occupational, physical, & music therapies. Buses also run to provide transportation to school for the kids.


Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is “a Christian 12 Step Program that helps heal the hurts, habits, & hangups” of addiction, chemical dependency, alcoholism, family dysfunction, co-dependency, abuse, and eating disorders.

Meetings are on Thursdays in The Student Center at New Site Baptist Church. Doors open at 6 P.M. Group begins at 6:30. Childcare is available for PreK-Elementary ages.

Contact the church office at (417) 235-6135 for more information.


Monett Community Kitchen & Food Pantry

The Community Kitchen serves meals on Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Dinner is open to everyone. Please arrive at the church building between 5:30 and 5:50 p.m. ( Any time there is a holiday on Tuesday or Thursday or Monett Public Schools are cancelled or dismissed early due to weather, the Community Kitchen will not be open.)

The food pantry and diaper bank are open on Mondays at 12:30 p.m. The food pantry is available as a supplement only for families and individuals that quality for food assistance. Bring photo identification and proof of income. If you qualify, you may receive food any two Mondays each month. Once a child is born, diapers can be received once per month, per child. The food pantry and diaper bank do not operate on 5th Mondays.


Loaves and Fishes

Loaves and Fishes delivers meals to home-bound seniors. Meals are prepared and delivered in the late morning, Monday through Friday. The cost is $3.50 per meal.

For more information —to receive meals or to volunteer — call 417-235-7444 ext 215.


Visions of Hope: Narcotics Anonymous

Visions of Hope: Narcotics Anonymous meets at 8 P.M. Tuesday, Thursday, and Sunday at the Monett Community Church. For more information, contact the church office at (417) 235-6200.