The Blog

From the desk of Cheree Whaley, Director of LifeHouse

Four months ago we were feverishly getting the LifeHouse building ready to open. It took many hands and lots of hours for us to prepare the home and be ready to open our doors, but now we are seeing the fruits of our labor! Since December we've had 13 residents and four children stay at LifeHouse instead of on the streets, doubled up, or in a home with active drug use. We've had three healthy births since opening our doors. We've helped provide a safe place, where we hold residents ac

Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri Receives Award

We want to congratulate one of our own, Regional Director Kyle Schott! Catholic Charities of Southern Missouri (CCSOMO) was presented with the Horizon Award at the Annual Community Caring Council Breakfast held at SEMO Alliance for Disability Independence. The award is given annually to “an individual or a group who has given extraordinary service to the Council in a specific area, whether it be committee work, a special project or as a volunteer to support a Council committee, event or activi