One Joplin actively engages residents interested in promoting the vitality of their neighborhoods. Our comprehensive approach to neighborhood vitality begins with you. Contact the Community Facilitatorto be equipped and empowered to make a difference where you live.
Support for Homeowners & Renters
Joplin is very fortunate that we have many non-profit organizations to help our neighbors, who meet income guidelines, with maintenance, repairs, utility payments, and even rental assistance. Contact information is below.
Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri 417-624-3790 Housing and Financial Counseling/Homeless and Homelessness Prevention Services
Crosslines Ministries 417-782-8384 crosslinesjoplin.org Rental assistance, and utility assistance when available
Economic Security Corporation 417-781-0352 escswa.org Rental assistance, utility assistance, weatherization, and single family home repair
Habitat for Humanity 417-782-6533 joplinhabitat.org Home ownership, critical home repairs, light exterior repairs
Hearts and Hammers 417-629-8135 heartsandhammersjoplin.org Home repairs for the elderly, physically disabled, and single parent or low income families.
Joplin Area Fuller Center for Housing (417) 553-5383 New home construction and home repairs
Mission Joplin (Forest Park Baptist Church) 417-623-0980 Rental assistance, and utility assistance when available
The Salvation Army 417-624-4528 Rental assistance, and utility assistance when available
Watered Gardens - Neighbor Connect 417-623-6030 Ext 121 neighborconnect.us Links neighbors who need repairs and yard work with neighbors who can help