Parent Resources

St. Louis Area Food Bank Finder
Can provide a hot meal and more information on food delivery via local food banks.

Operation Food Search
Students can receive a “Grab and Go” breakfast and lunch while school is not in

Missouri Food Assistance
Provides for support buying groceries through the Missouri Food Stamp program.


After School Meals
Provides free meals after school to children ages 5-18.

Emergency Rental Assistance (ERAP)
Provides back rent and temporary assistance to qualifying low and moderate-income

Cool Down/Heat Up STL
Helps area elderly and disabled people, and low-income families, with their heating and
cooling bills.

Community Action Agency
Provides housing and emergency rental assistance, and also helps families apply for
utility assistance.

Covenant For Life Child Development Center

Nearby licensed daycare that provides before and after school care and transportation for students.

Youth Passport to the Future

Missouri-licensed child care facility for students from kindergarten to high school and transportation.


Childcare Assistance

Child Care Subsidy Program helps eligible families pay for the child care that fits their schedule.

Mid-Missouri Crisis Line
A 24-hour, confidential place to share your problems – available via videophone for
hearing impaired.

Behavioral Health Response
Provides crisis support, telephone counseling, and mental health resources 24 hours a
day, 7 days a week.

Safe Connections St. Louis
Offers hope before, during and after domestic abuse and sexual violence.

STLC Children's Service Fund
Ensures children and youth have the support and resources they need to achieve their

Behavioral Health Response - Youth Connection Helpline
Offers 24/7 crisis support for children, youth, and their families.

St. Louis County Library
Provides online resources to parents and teachers, after school learning programs and

Unemployment Benefits
Information can be found on the Missouri Department of Labor website.

Missouri’s Online Unemployment System
Allows you to file or manage an unemployment claim.

Urban League Employment Services
Provides free job skills training, employment referral and career fairs to local residents.