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PCHAS Welcomes Two New Board Members

Dec 14, 2018

​The PCHAS Board of Directors is excited to welcome John Hamm and Gloria Lewis as the agency’s newest trustees. Read More

A Dream Come True

Feb 14, 2018

Music heals the soul. No one knows this better than PCHAS Foster Care Case Management client Devin Strayhorn. The Nixa, Missouri high-school senior has played the tuba since the sixth grade and has u... Read More


Stronger Together

Jan 02, 2018

Friends, As we embark on a new year of service together, I would like to offer you some personal reasons why I feel particularly blessed to be a member of our PCHAS family. My call to serve children... Read More


Gifts of toys, clothes make a difference

Dec 18, 2017

Gifts come to PCHAS children in many shapes, from little Legos to long quilts, from winter coats to shoes that fit. Once again our Christmas storeroom was abuzz with mentors and case workers acting as... Read More


Help Children and Earn Tax Credits through Youth Opportunities Program (YOP)

Dec 18, 2017

The State of Missouri values caring for children and families in need. It offers tax credits to encourage citizens to do so, as well. These tax credits went into effect July 1, 2017 and are available... Read More


A Life-Changing Call

Nov 30, 2017

When Maryann Shackelford answered a phone call from her cousin, she had no idea that her life - and her family - were about to change forever. Maryann’s cousin said a little girl had been dropped off... Read More


You Shop. Amazon Gives.

Nov 22, 2017

When it comes to online shopping for Christmas, Amazon has cornered the market. That's why we became part of their Amazon Smile program. Amazon Smile was created so that online shoppers like you wou... Read More