Office Phone: 417-451-2980 Email:

Intake Phone: 417-451-2980 Intake Email:

ATC4S is a place for men to find hope!

We are so happy you have decided to explore your next steps.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a student at ATC4S. This may be one of the most important decisions you will ever make for you and your children. I commend you for taking this step. Our prayer is that you will have the wisdom and the courage to take the next one.


We recommend that you take time to read over the handbook before coming into the program, to familiarize yourself with what will be expected during your time at ATC4S. The handbook is not just a rule book; but also, it describes privileges that can be earned throughout the year.

To ensure that you are prepared and bringing the appropriate items, click on the checklist icon above to view item list. It is important to pack light and bring only the items listed.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How do I get started?

The first step is to fill out an application for our program. You can access the application above. Please submit your completed application by one of the following ways:

The application is fillable and can be filled out online. If you choose to do that, fill it out, “Save As” on your desktop, and then send the PDF to
Once your application has been received and reviewed, we will call you for a phone interview and set an intake date, if a bed is available.
How can I help your organization?

— Volunteers are always needed. We need men who can drive our students to appointments. We need those who can help in the office at various times.

— Donations of various items are needed such as cleaning products, paper products, toiletries, tools and equipment.

— Adult and Teen Challenge is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Donations and gifts are tax deductible. Donate on line here.

— Please contact us at or 417-451-2980 for a complete list and/or volunteer application.