Economic Security Corporation of Southwest Area

Our Services

The services below are for our most utilized programs. View the  slideshow above for other popular services or click on the programs link at the  top of the page to see a comprehensive listing.

ESC's COVID-19 Response Plan

ESC's COVID-19 Response Plan

Weatherization

Weatherization

Head Start &           Early Head Start

Head Start & Early Head Start

Housing

Housing

Utility Assistance Apply Now

Utility Assistance Apply Now

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What's New

The Joplin Globe Shares News of CARES Act Working in SW MO

Jan
08

CARES Act is Working in Our Communities  

This is courtesy The Joplin Globe today. ESC was very happy to be able to present a check to the Area Agency on Aging, Region Ten to help with home delivery of meals to SW Missouri seniors. Thanks to the Missouri Community Services Block Grant CARES Act funds.
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ESC's Partnership with AAA

Dec
18

Cares Act looking out for our Most Vulnerable Homebound Seniors  

Exciting news with ESC's CARES Act Funding, a great partnership with Area Agency on Aging, Region Ten to deliver meals to homebound seniors during the next year!
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ESC's Head Start and Early Head Start Receive Blanket Donation

Dec
15

T&D Donkey Rescue and The Fifteen Percent donate Blankets to ESC's Head Start and Early Head Start  

Check out KOAM's Coverage of T&D Donkey Rescue and The Fifteen Percent Blanket Donation to all of ESC's Head Start and Early Head Start Children, over 500 blankets were donated today.
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MHDC Landlord Relief Opportunities to help Renters Who Have Fallen Behind

Dec
09

COVID-19 Landlord Relief  

Landlord relief for Tenant's Who are Struggling with rent payments due to COVID-19 conditions. Find Out More.
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ESC Rolls Out CARES Act Funding for SW Missouri residents

Dec
02

ESC CARES Act Funding Now Available  

There are two items in the video we need to clarify: 1. We do NOT have funding available for mortgage payments 2. These funds are not part of the "City", but are Federal funds from the Federal Government passed down through the Department of Social Services' Community Services Block Grant to local Community Action Agencies (Economic Security Corporation of SW Area). Click he
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