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Helping People

with developmental disabilites live like you and me

At Emmaus, we know that the people we support want to be independent.
In order to do that, they need a community that embraces their unique abilities. 

For over 125 years, as a faith-based organization, we have provided quality services, caring for the whole person for their whole life.

How We Help


Years of Supporting
Adults with Disabilities

125 Years of Supporting Adults with Disabilities


Hours of Direct Support
Provided this Year

Hours of Direct Support Provided this Year


People Impacted Last Year
(Clients, Donors, Team & Volunteers)

People Impacted Last Year


 The problem is that services for people with disabilities are underfunded and understaffed.

We believe everyone deserves the resources to live independently.

How Can YOU Get Involved?

Our Success

Independent Clients

Randy has always pushed himself to continue learning and developing independence. His selflessness has been shown time and time again through applying what he learns to help out Emmaus team members, his housemates and the greater community.

Grateful Families

Brenda shares the impact Emmaus has made in her life and in the life of her son Brett. Hear how the love and compassion from Emmaus team members and housemates has helped him develop and grow to become more independent.

Emmaus-ing DSPs

Mona was chosen as Direct Support Professional of the Year for the state of Missouri. Listen to her story about recognition, dedication, and commitment to true community inclusion for the individuals we support and why she loves being a DSP at Emmaus.

Spirited People Leading Spirited Lives

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