Lafayette County Board of Sheltered Services
Lafayette County Senate Bill 40

Mission Statement
The mission of Lafayette County Board of Sheltered Services (LCBSS) is to support individuals with developmental disabilities by partnering in the development and provision of programs and supports that encourage their full participation in the community.

Who’s Who
Executive Director: Marcus Whitlock
Administrative Coordinator: Keri Hannsz
Community Support Coordinator (Day Habilitation): Michael Doss
Residential Coordinator – Apartments: Marsha Brock
Transportation Coordinator: Jim Foose
Human Resource Specialist:  Emylie Deuel
Support Coordinator Supervisor: Carla Looney

Services Available/Provided/Purchased

  • Transportation
  • Day Habilitation
  • Community Placement (24-hour & non 24-hour residential support)
  • Personal Care
  • Training
  • Sheltered Employment
  • Supported Employment
  • Case Management

Primary diagnosis of a developmental disability

Determined eligible to receive support services through assessment by a regional diagnostic center of the MoDMH MR/DD Division

Board of Directors Meetings
Board meetings take place at 7:00 p.m. on the third Tuesday of each month at the LCBSS Administrative Office at 312 W. 19th St. Higginsville, MO

Contact Information
PO Box 48
312 W. 19th Street
Higginsville, MO 64037
Marcus Whitlock
Phone: 660-584-3101
Fax: 660-584-8688