Area of Aging
1300 N. 78th St., Suite #100
Kansas City, Kansas 66112
TDDKS Relay: 1-800-766-3777
Provides services targeted to promote independence of senior adults.
American Red Cross (emergency assistance)
1600 Washington Blvd.
Free smoke detectors, fire safety education, first aid, CPR, lifeguard training, health screening, emergency first aid stations, HIV/Aid prevention education.
Bethel-Riverview Coordination and Development947 Osage
(Emergency assistance) emergency financial assistance for utilities, food pantry.
Bethel Neighborhood Center
14 South 7th Street
(Emergency assistance) Clothing closet
2220 Central Avenue
Provide assistance with food, rent, prescriptions, utilities, substance abuse counseling. Child care under 7, adoption and pregnancy counseling.
Catholic Community Services-Emergency Center
Kansas City Area
Assistance Provided: Call first to set up an appointment - utilities, food, housing, medications, transportation
Coalition for Independence
3738 State Avenue
Provide information, referral, advocacy, peer support, independent living skills training, and de-institutionalization.
701 N 7th, 8th floor
House enhancement, program help loan, community Housing Investment Program.
Crosslines Cooperative Council, Inc.
736 Shawnee Avenue
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, emergency financial assistance for prescriptions, financial assistance for rent and mortgage.
Economic Opportunity Foundation Inc.
1542 Minnesota Avenue
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, rent, and mortgage.
Families Together, Inc.
6811 W. 63rd Street, Suite 117
Overland Park, KS 66202
1333 Meadowlark Lane, Suite 103
Kansas City, Kansas
Phone: Kansas Parents 1-877-499-5369
Voice/TTY: (913) 287-1970
FAX: (913) 287-1972
Parenting training, information on advocacy for Kansas parents and their children with disabilities.
DCCCA Family Preservation
155 S. 18th St., KCKS 66102
Provides intensive in-home services to families who are in danger of having their child removed from their home.
Friends of Yates Inc.
1219 North 13th Street
(Emergency Assistance) Clothing closet, commodity food program, transitional housing.
Heart of America Family Services
5421 State Avenue
(913) 287- 1300
Provide resource to families on individual and family counseling, early childhood care, education, community based family supports.
1124 N 9th St.
Helps families and individuals with low and moderate income obtain safe, affordable, quality, housing through public housing and section 8 voucher programs, list of shelters.
Provides an integrated array of programs for children, adolescent and their families who are at risk in crisis.
Northeast Coordination and Development
(Emergency Assistance) Commodity food program, Financial assistance for utilities.
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions, rent and mortgage.
500 N. 7th St., KCKS
Assistance Provided: food, utilities, eye glasses, medications for senior citizens
Salvation Army Family Shelter
1201 –1/2 Minnesota Avenue
Self Advocate Coalition of Kansas
2518 Ridge Court, #263
Lawrence, KS 66046
1-888-354-7225 (toll free)
FAX: (785) 843-3728
To promote empowerment and independence for adults with developmental disabilities.
2100 N. 13th, KCKS
Assistance Provided: temporary shelter, evening & morning meals, laundry, showers, and limited hrs.
Special Olympics Wyandotte County
5033 State Avenue
Social Rehabilitation Services
400 State Avenue
Kansas City Kansas
Food Stamps, Emergency Food Services, Commodity, Adult protective Services, Funeral assistance, Kansas Weatherization, LIEAP program, Child Care.
850 Nebraska Avenue
Kansas City Kansas 66101
Social security card and SSI, SSDI.
Kansas City Shelter
SOS Shield of Service
1200 N. 7th St., KCKS
Assistance Provided: Register with SRS, fees, other additional requirements; call for details