Welcome

To the Christos House

Christos House is here to help victims of domestic and sexual violence in our communities. Our mission is to provide a safe place for victims of domestic and sexual violence to make positive change in a supportive atmosphere. Founded as a grass roots organization in 1982 in West Plains, MO by Peg Shaw and became a state recognized non-profit in 1985. Outreach services provided in 8 counties: Carter, Douglas, Howell, Oregon, Ozark, Shannon, Texas, and Wright. Christos House is dedicated to helping those in need and have helped survivors get established in their new communities. 

Supporting victims of domestic and sexual violence

Are you experiencing domestic or sexual violence? We can help. Call Christos House Hotline 1-800-611-5853.

We provide a wide range of resources for clients and community members.

Christos House

Christos House, Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 1985. Run by a small team of individuals dedicated to helping others.

Christos House has an emergency shelter, an outreach, and a resale store.


Please call 417-256-3408 for more information. 

March is Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

Christos House is observing Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

 “Freedom from sexual assault is a basic human right.  Yet tens of millions of Americans - our family and friends, colleagues, neighbors, and classmates - carry the trauma of sexual assault with them. National Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month is an important time to speak out, stand with courageous survivors, and finally change the culture that has allowed sexual violence to exist for far too long."
President Joseph R. Biden Jr.


RAINN 1-800-656-4673
online chat hotline
online.rainn.org

Male survivors
supportgroup.1in6.org

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233
SMS text START to 88788

Christos House domestic violence hotline: 1-800-611-5853

National Domestic Violence Hotline TTY 800-787-3224

Teen Violence Hotline: 1-866-331-9474

In accordance with federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, this institution is prohibited from discriminating on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex (including gender identity and sexual orientation), disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity.

Program information may be made available in languages other than English. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication to obtain program information (e.g., Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language), should contact the responsible state or local agency that administers the program or USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TTY) or contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.

To file a program discrimination complaint, a Complainant should complete a Form AD-3027, USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form which can be obtained online at: here, from any USDA office, by calling (866) 632-9992, or by writing a letter addressed to USDA. The letter must contain the complainant’s name, address, telephone number, and a written description of the alleged discriminatory action in sufficient detail to inform the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights (ASCR) about the nature and date of an alleged civil rights violation. The completed AD-3027 form or letter must be submitted to USDA by:

mail:
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, D.C. 20250-9410
fax:
(833) 256-1665 or (202) 690-7442

email:
[email protected]