Resources

Agency Programs Contact Website
Dental
Cabot Westside Health Center Everyone accepted, sliding scale 816-471-0900
Rodgers-Independence Dental Care Sliding scale, medicaid 816-254-3382
Samuel U Rodgers Community Health Center No insurance, medicaid 816-474-4920
Samuel U Rodgers Dental Clinic McCoy Elementary School 816-418-3670
Seton Center Family & Health Services No insurance, sliding scale 816-231-3955
Swope Health Services All insurance accepted, sliding 816-923-5800
Truman Medical Center Lakewood Dental, insurance, medicaid, cash 816-404-6885
Clay County Public Health Center, Liberty 816-595-4200
Kansas City Free Health Clinic – Eastside 816-753-5144
UMKC School of Dentistry Dental Clinic, no insurance req. 816-235-2145
Health Care Clinics
Sojourner Clinic free for homeless, displaced 816-842-3484
Neighborhood Family Care Clinic $55 1st visit 816-241-6334
Children’s Mercy Hospital-Teen Clinic Sees patients as young as 9 816-234-3050
Cabot Westside Health Center
Clay County Public Health Center
Jackson County Free Health Clinic – Eastside
KCMO Public Health
Kansas CityFree Health Cinic basic health care services 816-751-5144 www.kcfree.org
Swope Health Services accessible affordable services 816-923-5800 www.swopehealth.org
Truman Medical Center healthcare 816-404-1000 www.trumed.org
Health Departments
Clay County Public Health Center, Liberty
Independence Public Health, Independence
Jackson County
Kansas City, Missouri Health Department
Mental (Behavioral) Health Services
Samuel U Rodgers South Therapeutic Intervention Center
ReDiscover 816-966-0900
Comprehensive Mental Health Services mental health & addiction recovery 816-254-3654
Tri-County Mental Health Services 816-468-0400
TMC Behavioral Health 816-404-5700
Crittenton’s Children Center Alcohol& Drug Treatment – Adolescents 816-756-6600
Catholic Charities Alcohol & Drug Treatment – Adults 816-221-4377
Midwest Psychiatric Chris Cobb – Anger Management 816-373-6400
Family Conservancy Eating Disorder Assistance 913-342-1110
Grey Endres Family Counseling 816-836-2920
Child Abuse Prevention Association counseling & family support services 816-252-8388
Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA) Women of Unity – Kim Young 816-350-2587
C-Star Substance Abuse Treatment – Nick 816-254-7755
Research Psychiatric Center pre-adolescene behavioral services 816-235-8162
Cooperative Parenting Center family & parenting services 816-452-7775
Benilse Hall treatment for substance abuse 816-842-5836 www.benildehall.org
The Children’s Place abuse treatment & support 816-363-1898 www.childrensplacekc.org
DNA Paternity Testing paternity testing 816-795-5599
Health Care USA MC+ affordable health care for kids 888-275-5908
American Red Cross, Greater Kansas City emergency, health & safety education 816-931-8400 www.kcredcross.org
Children’s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics inpatient & outpatient services 816-234-3000 www.childrens-mercy.org
Good Samaritan Project AIDS service organization 816-561-8784 www.gsp-kc.org
Mother & Child Health Coalition education, advocacy, assessment 816-283-6242 www.mchc.net
National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Dependence reduce impact of drugs & alcohol 816-361-5900 www.recoverycentral.org
Prescription Assistance
Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet emergency assistance once a year
Bishop Sullivan Center 816-231-0984
Community Assistance Council 816-763-3277
Community Service League 816-254-4100
Northland Assistance Center 816-421-2243
WIC
Cabot Westside Health Center
Clay County Public Health Center, Liberty
Samuel U Rodgers Health Center
Kansas City, Missouri Health Department
Jackson County Health Department
St. Luke’s Hospital
TMC Lakewood
TMC Hospital Hill
Food
Center for Urban Agriculture city farming, technical assistance www.kccua.org
Community Gardens KC Community Gardens 816-931-3877
Harvester Community Food Network feeds the hungry 816-231-3173×125
Kansas City Food Circle community foodsystems 816-374-5899
Kansas City CSA Coalition Community Supported Agriculture 913-515-9436 www.kc-csac.org
Education
Alternative HS/Seton Center 816-231-3955
Caring Community Sites LINC Supported 816-889-5050
Don Bosco ESL Program 816-691-2822
Guadalupe Center Inc Culinary Arts Program 816-421-1015
KCMSD Based Linked Services 816-418-8649
Kansas City Public Library classes, events, activities 816-701-3589 www.kclibrary.org
Cultural Crossroads, Inc. multicultural education 816-737-5979 www.culturalcrossroads-kc.org
Global & Multicultural Education Center intercultural awareness 816-960-1546
Green Works in Kansas City environmental justice education 816-756-3674 www.greenworkskc.org
Bridging the Gap environmental sustainability 816-561-1087
Heartland All Species Project environmental civic education 816-361-1230 www.allspecies.org
PeaceWorks Kansas City teen anti-prejudice project 816-561-1181 www.peaceworkskc.org
Peers Organized to Support Studen Excellence (POSSE) anti-gang group, peer mentoring 816-923-3394
People to People International enhance international understanding 816-531-4701 www.ptpi.org
ReEnergizeKC climate & energy education 816-452-6707 www.ReEnergizeKC.org
Sustainable Skylines Initiative short term environmental projects 816-513-3401
Urban Rangers Corps youth serving their neighborhoods 816-333-6455
Big Brothers Big Sisters or Greater KC youth mentoring program 816-561-5269 www.bigbrothersbigsisterskc.org
Boy Scouts of America scouting, life skills 816-942-9333 www.hoac-bsa.org
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City youth skills development 816-361-3600 www.helpKCkids.org
Children’s TLC education for children w.disabilities 816-756-0780 www.childrenstlc.org
DeLaSalle Education Center alternative school/life skills 816-561-4445 www.delasallecenter.org
Della Lamb Community Services Adult Education, GED, ESL 816-842-8040 www.dellalamb.org
Don Bosco Community Center self-sufficiency and empowerment 816-691-2958
Girl Scouts build courage, confidence, character 816-358-8750 www.girlscoutsksmo.org
Helping Hands Therapeutic Riding Center various horse therapy services 816-697-5400 www.hhtrc.org
Literacy Kansas City literacy support and tutoring 816-333-9332 www,literacykc.org
Mattie Rhodes Center counseling & family support 816-471-2536 www.mattierhodes.org
Metropolitan Council on Early Learning prepare children for school 816-474-4240 www.marc.org
Niles Home for Children services for children in need 816-241-3448 www.nhc-kc.org
Operation Breakthrough early childhood education 816-756-3511 www.operationbreakthrough.org
Synergy Services youth abuse prevention & programs 816-587-4100 www.synergyservices.org
Whatsoever Community Center after school program 816-231-0227 www.whasoevercc.org
YMCA of Greater Kansas City wellness programming 816-561-9622 www.ymca-kc.org
YouthFriends of Greater Kansas City school-based mentoring 816-842-7082 www.youthfriends.org
Labor
Employment Assistance
Bishop Sullivan Center Job Placement 816-231-0984
The Closet Provides women workplace clothing 816-921-4159
Community LINC 816-531-3727
Excelsior Springs Job Corps KC Satellite Learn a trade 816-921-3366
Faith Friends Welfare to Work mentoring& support 816-523-4222
Family Support Division Welfare to Work Program 816-889-2000
Full Employment Council/Missouri Career Center Employment assistance training 816-471-2330
Helping Hand of Goodwill Industries employment support for disadvantaged 816-842-7425 www.mokangoodwill.org
Hispanic Economic Development Corporation improving the lives of Hispanics 816-221-3442 www.kchedc.org
Jewish Vocational Service Employment Services 816-471-2808
Salvation Army Back to Work Program 816-756-2769
United Services Community Action Agency 816-358-6868
Women’s Employment Network Job readiness training 816-822-8083
Interfaith Worker Justice of Greater KC worker rights advocacy 816-924-1800
Greater Kansas City Jobs with Justice economic justice group 816-805-2385 www.kcjwj.org
SHARE Network employment resource access 816-437-3635
Public Safety
Ad Hoc Group Against Crime anti-crime group 816-881-5500 www.adhocgroupkc.com
Kansas City Police Department public safety 816-234-5530 www.kcpd.org
Kansas City Anti-Violence Project anti-crime group www.kcavp.org
Newhouse 24 hour domestic violence services 816-471-5800 hotline www.newhouseshelter.org
Housing
Emergency Housing Services
Emergency Home Repair Program Housing & Community Development Department’s Property Preservation Division 816-513-3025
Habitat for Humanity Kansas City community development 916-924-1096 www.habitatkc.org
Habitat for Humanity Restore new & used building materials 816-231-6889 www.restorekc.org
Housing Assistance Community LINC – transitional housing 816-531-3727
Housing Authority of KC Section 8 & low cost housing 816-968-4100
Prevent Foreclosure
Christmas in October home repair for elderly/needy 816-531-5259
Whole Person, Inc. disability empowerment agency 816-561-0304
St. Joseph’s The Worker Parish Utility Assistance 816-796-6876
Community LINC life skills & tranistional housing 816-561-5862 www.communitylinc.org
Concerned Care living options for disabled adults 816-474-3026 www.concernedcarekc.org
Greater Kansas City Housing Information Center housing counseling services 816-931-0443
Mid America Assistance Coalition housing support, emergency assistance 816-561-2727 www.maaclink.org
reStart transitional shelter & support services 816-472-5664 www.restartinc.org
Community Support Agencies
Amnesty International Local Group #115 Human rights worldwide, 3rd Monday monthly 913-321-5867
Communities Creating Opportunity community leadership www.cco.org
Community Mediation Center conflict resolution, mediation 816-833-4300×215
Community Together expertise, collaboration, public policy 913-648-8682
Consolidated Social Work Services, Inc. prisoner re-entry 816-965-8137
Cross Border Network solidarity among globalization 913-677-2158
Harmony cultural competence 816-333-5059 www.kcharmony.org
Heart of America Indian Center cultural information 816-421-7608×113 www.HAICIndian.com
Heart to Heart International homelessness 913-764-5200
Heartland Muslim Council increase Muslim participation 916-752-8018
Holy Family Catholic Worker House homeless shelter 816-753-2677
Homeless Coalition of Greater Kansas City eradicate homelessness in community 816-474-4599 www.hscgkc.org
Immigrant Justice Advocacy Movement justice for immigrants 816-560-4616
Institute for Human Rights modern solution education 816-561-3596
International Relations Council cultural education 816-221-4204
Jackson County CASA volunteers for abused children 816-842-2272 www.jacksoncountycasa-mo.org
Kansas City Diversity Coalition diversity topics 913-341-7770
Kansas City Harmony community justice 816-333-5059
Kansas City Black United Front African advocacy & events www.nbufront.org
Legal Aid of Western Missouri legal support 816-474-6750 www.lawmo.org
MoveOn.Org – Kansas City civic action group 913-277-0089
NAACP voter registration & other activities 816-421-1191 www.NAACPKC.org
Outreach International anti-poverty 816-833-0883 www.outreach-international.org
Ozanam home services & education 816-508-3600 www.ozanam.org
People of Faith for Hospitality & Justice immigrant advocacy & education 913-371-6431
Salvation Army many assistance services 816-756-1455 www.salarmyks.mo.org
SHARE, Inc. dynamic human services collaborative 816-221-6268
Stop Targeting the African Community grassroots organization 816-483-4138
Stop Violence! education, prevention, rehabilitation 816-753-8002
United Nations Association education, October banquet 816-569-4523
Urban League of Greater Kansas City promote socio-economic opportunity 816-471-0550
United Inner City Services urban core support 816-842-5454
United Services Community Action Agency assisting needs for low income 816-358-6868 www.uscaa.info
Youth Volunteer Corps of Greater KC youth volunteers 913-432-9822 www.yvckc.org
United Way Financial Stability Initiative 816-559-4739 jasonwood@uwgkc.org
Neighborhood Self Help Fun 816-559-4710 karengettinger@uwgkc.org
Corporate Volunteer Council 816-559-4667 shellystrickland@uwgkc.org
Emergency Food & Shelter Program 816-559-4661 byronbrooks@uwgkc.org
Gifts in Kind 816-559-4660 katygriffin@uwgkc.org
RSVP (senior volunteers) 816-559-4668 betsyphillips@uwgkc.org
United Way 211 816-559-4669 scottjones@uwgkc.org
Volunteer Center 816-559-4667 shellystrickland@uwgkc.org