1905 South High Street Kirksville, MO 63501 cva@charitonvalley.org Phone: 660-665-1111 Fax: 660-665-1409

CVA In the News


CVA Sponsored Concert on the Square July 6, 2018

Where: Downtown Kirksville Courthouse Square 106 W Washington St Kirksville, MO 63501

Time: 7:00 pm to 08:30 pm


CVA Annual State Of The Organization Address

Where: Kirksville Regional Office Multipurpose room 1702 E LaHarpe Kirksville, MO 63501

Times: (Morning Session) 8:15 am, (Afternoon Session) 3:15 pm

We look foward to discussing the new and exciting things that are taking place at CVA and the following topics:

  • Mission and Vision
  • 2018-2019 Budget Plan
  • Program Growth

Missed the State of the Organization? Watch below:


Kirksville Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours co-sponsored by CVA and Craig and Gina Shorten May 17, 2018

Where: Dukum Inn 111 S Elson Kirksville, MO 63501

Time: 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm


Greenwood school 5k benefit – Sponsored by CVA 

For more information about the proposed Autism Center, visit https://mff3526.wixsite.com/greenwoodcenter1

Greenwood school 5k benefit flyer

Greenwood 5k Registration form


Tiered Supports Conference

CVA was recognized by the Missouri Department of Mental Health for building successful systems and utilizing universal strategies, preventing crisis, and improving quality of life for all individuals and staff. Professional managers Shawna Small and Mike Hartman also gave a presentation on Reinforcement Systems for staff and individuals. More information about Tiered Supports can be found on the Missouri Department of Mental Health’s Website. Congrats everyone for your hard work!

Tiered Support 2018 AwardTiered Support Conference 2018 group photo Tiered Support Conference 2018 Mike & Shawna tiered support conference


CVA Dinner and Silent Auction April 6, 2018

Where: Catholic Newman Center 709 S Davis St Kirksville, MO 63501

Time: 5:30 pm to 8:00 pm

Tickets are $25.00 and can be purchased at the CVA administration building front office or by contacting Rick Steele at 660-341-1067


Missouri ABLE Program meeting

Where: Kirksville Economic Alliance Building 315 South Franklin St, Kirksville MO 63501

Time: Wednesday, March 28, at 2:00 pm

Missouri State Treasurer Eric Schmitt will be joined by Terry Combs, CEO of the Chariton Valley Association, in Kirksville to speak about Missouri ABLE and answer questions about the program.

The Missouri ABLE program offers tax-free savings accounts for Missourians with disabilities. The account allows individuals with disabilities the ability to save and invest up to $14,000 per year without losing federal government benefits such as Medicaid or SSI.

MO ABLE Information Sheet 

MO ABLE Invitation


The Second Annual Winter Wonderland Ball will be held on Friday February 16, 2018. Formal dress is recommended for the evening. Tickets are $10.00 and can be purchased at the Chariton Valley Association Administration Office front window.

2405 East Illinois Street
Kirksville, MO 63501


Chariton Valley will be attending the Kirksville Hiring Event Health & Human Services Thursday January 25, 2018. We encourage applicants to have a completed application and/or resume ready, dressed, and ready for an interview on the spot. We hope to see everyone there!

Kirksville Hiring Event Flyer


Come join us December 18, 2017 for All The Songs We Love To Hear At Christmas benefit concert for CVA by Piano Stylist Rich McKinney. Please view the Benefit concert program for a complete list of pieces to be performed. We hope to see you there!

First Christian Church
100 N High Street
Kirksville, MO 63501
Time: 7:00 P.M.


12th Annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held this year at the Hamilton Street Baptist Church. Everyone is welcome to come enjoy a Thanksgiving meal & good fellowship.

Meal Items Include:
Turkey & Ham
Mashed Potatoes & Gravy
Dressing & Noodles
Green Beans & Rolls
Pumpkin Pie & Assortment of desserts

Special thanks to Chariton Valley Association, SB40, Colton’s, Hope’s Kitchen, Hy-Vee

Community Thanksgiving gives thanks and gives back


12th Annual Colton’s Community Thanksgiving Dinner Fundraiser. Help support the Community Thanksgiving Dinner by dining at Colton’s Steakhouse on Tuesday November 7, 2017.

Colton’s Steak House
1116 County Club Drive
Kirksville, MO 63501
Time: 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M.


Photo of CEO Terry Combs    CVA CEO Terry Combs will be speaking on KMEM Radio 100.5 this morning at 8:30am. You can also listen online at http://www.kmemfm.com/


On the Road with Mitzi! Photo of Mitzi Smoot

While visiting Tan-Tar-A Resort, Mitzi took this beautiful, panoramic photograph of the Lake.

Mitzi S Thousand Hills photo

Mitzi’s photo was submitted to MMHF’s 2017 Director’s Creativity Showcase and has been selected for the Traveling Showcase. Mitzi’s photo along with other selected artwork will be available for public viewing in a number of locations across Missouri. The artwork  and information about this event may be viewed at www.missourimhf.org/?page_id=3351

Congratulations Mitzi!!


Chariton Valley Celebrates its 35th Anniversary.


Rep. Redmon, CEO Terry Combs, & Rep. Walker with house resolution in honor of CVA's 35 Anniversary
Rep. Redmon, CEO Terry Combs, & Rep. Walker with house resolution in honor of CVA’s 35 Anniversary.

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