The Second Step

Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28

The Recovery Program is a voluntary one. Applications will be accepted only from people who are committed to a life change and who desire a personal, growing relationship with Jesus Christ. The age qualification for either program is 18 years and older.


Contact the office for information about enrollment, phone (660) 213-4553.

Click here to fill out application online.

Click here to download application.


  1. Call the Women’s Home at 660-284-6360 to request a handbook be mailed.
  2. Ladies interested must call the Women’s Home to fill out application over the phone. Office hours are Monday through Friday 8:00am to 4:30pm
  3. If the pre-program criteria is met, a copy of the applicant’s state-issued photo I.D. and social security card, along with the following medical tests will be required: a. HIV   b. STD’s   c. TB   d. Hepatitis A   e. Hepatitis B   f. Pap Smear   g. Pregnancy
  4. Any outstanding legal matters must be taken care of and if applicable, court papers faxed to the Women’s Home stating matters have been resolved prior to acceptance. If placed on probation/parole, Heartland must receive contact from the assigned probation/parole officer prior to acceptance, along with documentation regarding probation/parole stipulations.
  5. Ladies who have started intake process must call at least once a week to check in with the Women’s Home.
  6. Once we have received all the required documents via fax, we will schedule a final phone interview to discuss an entry date. Ladies interested are responsible to make the necessary phone calls to complete the intake process. We do not make phone calls out.