New Pathways locations

Good Dads has several ongoing classes throughout the state. Our skilled facilitators typically meet with dads once a week to host classes, including Good Dads 2.0, Fundamentals of Fatherhood, Within My Reach (for singles) and Within Our Reach (for couples). This page is your guide for which classes are open, when they're happening, and how you can get involved.

springfield locations

Springfield locations

harbor house

northside recovery community center

recovery outreach services

restoration of hope project

springfield recovery community center (new beginning sanctuary)

victory mission

Southwest Missouri locations

the alliance of swmo | joplin

believe mt vernon / WHOSOEVER HOUSE

CROSS POINT CHURCH | AVA

THE DREAM CENTER | ROLLA

GRACE POINT CHURCH | BUFFALO

family restoration center | Stockton

jasper county jail | Carthage

LifePoint Church | lebanon

new beginning sanctuary (simmering center) | branson

STANDING BY THE DOOR MINISTRIES | branson

central Missouri locations

love columbia (Good Dads 2.0)

love columbia (Within My Reach)

reentry opportunity center (ROC)

kansas city locations

GOOD DADS KANSAS CITY

Hannibal locations

HANNIBAL COMMUNITY SUPERVISION CENTER

SCOTT'S CHAPEL

Believe Mt. Vernon

675 E Mt Vernon Blvd

Mount Vernon, MO 65712

A church in Mount Vernon serving Lawrence County.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

TBD

Class takes place Thursday nights from 6-8 p.m.

For more info

Contact Good Dads at 417-501-8867

Family Restoration Center

811 Owen Mill Rd,

Stockton, MO 65785

A Stockton-based nonprofit with a mission to encourage and restore hope by serving physical, spiritual and emotional needs. Good Dads site since 2021.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

TBD

Class takes place Monday nights from 6-8 p.m.

For more info

Contact Cheryl Thornton at 417-522-9124

Good Dads Kansas City

1717 McGee Street

Kansas City, MO 64108

The Good Dads KC vision is to restore authentic and flourishing relationships between fathers and children. We exist to provide instruction, inspiration, and encouragement to fathers, helping their children realize that they belong, are loved and affirmed, so that they and their children can be the best they can be.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

TBA

Next Class

Within My Reach

Good Dads Kansas City has several ongoing classes. For an up-to-date list of KC-area locations and times, please visit the Good Dads KC website.

For more info

Contact Lee Bramlett at 972-935-4613

Hannibal Community Supervision Center

2002 Warren Barrett Drive

Hannibal, MO, 63401

A secure facility that houses inmates. The inmates may be awaiting trial or sentencing, or they may be serving a sentence after being convicted of a crime. Jails and Prisons maintain records on inmates, including arrest records, sentencing records, court documents, and other criminal records. However, the Good Dads class is not limited to inmates.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

TBD

Check back in fall 2023 for new class updates.

For more info

Contact Tim Lovitt at 573-822-5139

Harbor House

636 N. Boonville Ave,

Springfield, MO 65806

A shelter and transition house run by the Salvation Army. The organization aims to break the cycle of homelessness through free lunches, safe places to sleep and long-term intervention programs. Good Dads site since 2022.

VISIT website

Current Class:

No Current Class

Seat Availability:

Closed

Next Class

TBD

Check back in September 2023 for new class announcements.

For more info

Contact the Good Dads office at 417-501-8867

Jasper County Jail

405 E. 5th Street,

Carthage, MO 64836

The Jasper County Jail is the biggest prison office in the county and is arranged on 9 sections of land in metropolitan Carthage. There are around 450 men in the prison's population.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Closed

Next Class

Good Dads 2.0

Classes available only to inmates at Jasper County Jail.

For more info

Life Point Church

158 N. Adams St

Lebanon, MO 65536

Lifepoint Church believes in a humble theology and a relatable faith. The congregation prides itself on being a safe space to ask questions and find life. Lifepoint has group, kids, youth recovery, outreach and worship services at the church and nearby food pantry. Good Dads classes are hosted across the street from the church.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

TBD

Class takes place Wednesday evenings 6-8 p.m.

For more info

Contact Lifepoint at 417-991-2911 or Wayne Cochran at 417-718-2841

New Beginning Sanctuary: Simmering Center

360 Rinehart Rd

Branson, MO 65616

Simmering Center is a sober housing facility in Taney County. With residents in recovery treatment, the center provides needs assessments, skills trainings and other kinds of support.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

Within My Reach

Please check back in December 2023 for new class updates.

For more info

Contact Simmering Center at (417) 320-6380 and ask for Tammy McLaughlin

Northside Recovery Community Center

Freedom City Church 1477 N. Broadway Ave,

Springfield, MO 65802

A church in north Springfield aimed at rebuilding broken down communities in US urban areas. The peer-operated recovery community center hosts daily groups, educational classes and pro-social activities. Good Dads site since 2021.

VISIT website

Current Class:

No Current Class

Seat Availability:

Closed

Next Class

Good Dads 2.0

Check back in fall 2023 for new class announcements.

For more info

Contact the Good Dads office at 417-501-8867

Recovery Outreach Services

1925 E Bennett St, Suite L

Springfield, MO 65804

An outpatient program in Springfield that provides addiction treatment programs and recovery environments. The service uses group classes and individual counseling to help clients reach their goals. Good Dads site since 2018.

VISIT website

Current Class:

No Current Class

Seat Availability:

TBA

Next Class

TBD

Check back in fall 2023 for new class announcements.

For more info

Contact the Good Dads office at 417-501-8867

Restoration of Hope Project

644 S Scenic Ave,

Springfield, MO 65802

A nonprofit in Springfield dedicated to assisting ex-offenders by providing outpatient services, treatment, relapse prevention, counseling, housing, recovery groups and other resources to be successful. Good Dads site since 2020.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

Within My Reach

Next class is set to begin in January 2024.

For more info

Contact the Restoration of Hope office at (417) 942-0005

Springfield Recovery Community Center (New Beginning Sanctuary)

1925 E Bennett St, Suite F

Springfield, MO 65804

SRCC is a safe haven for those who are reclaiming hope. Its mission is empowering people in recovery to regain hope, enjoy life and become a vital part of the community.

VISIT website

Current Class:

No Current Class

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

Good Dads 2.0

Class is set to begin in December.

For more info

Contact the Good Dads office at 417-501-8867

The Alliance of Southwest Missouri

1901 S. Pearl Ave,

Joplin, MO 64804

Based in Joplin, the Methodist organization provides peer recovery support services for those suffering from poverty and substance abuse or mental health disorders. Good Dads site since 2019.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Within My Reach

Seat Availability:

Seats still available! Contact Good Dads to register.

Next Class

Good Dads 2.0

Next class is set to begin in January.

For more info

Contact Marlissa Diggs at (417) 782-9899

Victory Mission

1610 N Broadway Ave,

Springfield, MO 65803

A Springfield ministry aimed at breaking cycles of poverty by emphasizing workforce development, spiritual growth and emergency relief through overnight shelters, food pantries and residential rehabilitation programs. Good Dads site since 2018.

VISIT website

Current Class:

Good Dads 2.0

Seat Availability:

Closed

Next Class

TBD

Class is set to begin in December 2023.

For more info

Contact the Good Dads office at 417-501-8867

The Alliance of Southwest Missouri

1901 S. Pearl Ave,

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