Reality House, Inc.

Partner Type

Residential Treatment

Description and Mission

Reality House Programs, Inc. is a non-profit community based agency with two locations in Columbia, Missouri. Residential services are provided in a modern facility located in a pastoral setting while our outpatient services are conveniently located in the heart of town. The corporate focus of all services provided by Reality House Programs, Inc. is on community corrections and the re-entry process our clients undertake in their endeavor to become fully functioning members of society. The diverse and professional staff offers twenty-four hour programming based on a restorative justice model of habilitation.


The variety of programming offered at Reality House Programs is designed to provide a continuum of counseling, substance abuse treatment, and correctional services in a community setting. We are a unique agency offering residential and outpatient treatment and educational services, housing, detention, and diversion services to adult men and women. Our residents generally have employment, accountability, and/or substance abuse treatment concerns and all are taught to take responsibility for their life choices. Most residents’ pay for some or all of the cost of their services while at Reality House Programs and many are required to maintain an individual savings account.

Special emphasis and skills:

Client Counseling, Employment Training, Human Resource Development, Inmate Support, Criminal Justice, Ex-Offenders

Contact Information:

1900 Prathersville Road

Columbia, MO 65202
Phone: (573) 449-8117

How to Serve

I want to earn credit for service (through service-learning)

In order to earn credit while serving on this project, please contact the MU Office of Service Learning online by submitting this form or calling us at 573.882.0227.

I want to volunteer

If you want to volunteer with this agency, please contact them directly through the contact information listed above.