This summer (2022) ARCHS issued $8.4 million to support early childhood and parenting initiatives across the state and region. ARCHS provided grants to the following organizations:
-Annie Malone Children and Family Services
-Community Partnership of the Ozarks
-Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition
-New Madrid County Human Resources Council
-Northeast Missouri Caring Communities
-St. Louis Arc
-The Community Partnership (Rolla)
-United 4 Children
ARCHS secured its funding from the Missouri Departments of Elementary and Secondary Education and Social Services. ARCHS’ funded partners will provide additional leveraged/in-kind support to further advance the ARCHS’ funded programs.
Services available through ARCHS’ funded programs include foster and adoptive care, parent education, therapeutic activities, and additional wrap around support.