Report Child Abuse
If you suspect child abuse, call the Missouri Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-392-3738
If you are calling from out-of-state: 573-751-3448
Additional Ways to Support
The Child Center
Reka Puppies: By making one of the following donations you will send a child home with their favorite facility dog plush toy!
-Make a $25 donation and take a Reka puppy home with you, and one goes home with a child served by The Child Center, Inc. For this option you will pick up the plush puppy at The Child Center, Inc., office.
-Make a $30 donation and take a Reka puppy home with you, and one goes home with a child served by The Child Center, Inc. For this option we the plush puppy will be shipped to your home.
- Make a $125 donation and reach more kids! 10 children served by The Child Center, Inc., will each receive a Reka plush puppy to take home with them.
*Go to the top of the page and click the "Donate" button. There you can select one of the three options for your Reka puppy donation.
Schnucks eScrip Community Card: Use your Schnucks eScrip Community Card to support The Child Center with no cost to you!
-Pick up a Schnucks Community Card at your neighborhood Schnucks Service Center, or at The Child Center office.
-Call 1-800-931-6258 or visit www.schnucks.com and click on the eScrip Community Card link to activate your card today! We are listed as The Child Center with group ID#500015794.
-Present your card to the cashier every time you shop at Schnucks.
-Schnucks contributes to The Child Center with every purchase you make!
*Donations are based upon your monthly purchase amounts:
1% of up to $300, 2% of up to $600, 3% of up to $999
Office Supplies: AA batteries, 3” white clear view binders, 3” black clear view binders, 3M plain note pads for interview room easels, Post It Notes, manila 3 tab folders, packs of DVD-R discs, clear plastic DVD cases.
General Supplies: Bottles of water- baby size or 8 oz., regular coffee K-cups, toilet tissue, paper towels, facial tissues, Lysol wipes, liquid hand soap, Wal-Mart gift cards, $10 gas cards.
Facility Dog Supplies: Petsmart gift cards for our facility dog, place an order at barkbox.com for box of treats/toys for our facility dog. Please note that due to the special dietary restrictions of our facility dog, we ask that you please refrain from donating dog food and dog treats.
Amazon Smile: The Child Center, Inc. is now a part of AmazonSmile! We will receive 0.5% of all orders that simply select us as their charity! Click on the link: http://smile.amazon.com/gp/charity/homepage.html and search "The Child Center", or click the banner below that will take you directly to The Child Center's page. You will sign into your normal account and make the purchases you already planned on making and The Child Center receives a portion.
Donate Now: If you would like to make a contribution, you can go to the top of the page and click the "DONATE" button. You may also send a check to our office.