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Area of Aging
1300 N. 78th St., Suite #100
Kansas City, Kansas 66112
Phone: 913-573-8531
Fax: 913-573-8577
TDDKS Relay: 1-800-766-3777
Email: 60plus@wycokck.org
Provides services targeted to promote independence of senior adults.


American Red Cross (emergency assistance)
1600 Washington Blvd.
KCKS 66102
(913) 321-6314
http://www.kck.redcross.org/
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
KCKS 66105
(913) 321-7418
(Emergency assistance) emergency financial assistance for utilities, food pantry.
Bethel Neighborhood Center
14 South 7th Street
KCKS 66101
(913) 371-8218
(Emergency assistance) Clothing closet
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Catholic Charities
2220 Central Avenue
KCKS 66102-4759
(913) 621-5255
Fax: 913-621-4507
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
632 Tauromee
KCKS 66101
913-621-3445
Assistance Provided: Call first to set up an appointment - utilities, food, housing, medications, transportation

Coalition for Independence
3738 State Avenue
KCKS 66104
(913) 321-5140
http://www.cfi-kc.org
Provide information, referral, advocacy, peer support, independent living skills training, and de-institutionalization.
Community Development
701 N 7th, 8th floor
KCKS 66101
(913)573-5100
House enhancement, program help loan, community Housing Investment Program.
Crosslines Cooperative Council, Inc.
736 Shawnee Avenue
KCKS 66105
(913) 281-3388
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, emergency financial assistance for prescriptions, financial assistance for rent and mortgage. 
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Economic Opportunity Foundation Inc.
1542 Minnesota Avenue
KCKS 66102
(913) 371-7800
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, rent, and mortgage.
Families Together, Inc.
6811 W. 63rd Street, Suite 117
Overland Park, KS 66202
(913) 384-6783
http://www.familiestogetherinc.org

1333 Meadowlark Lane, Suite 103
Kansas City, Kansas
Phone: Kansas Parents 1-877-499-5369
Voice/TTY: (913) 287-1970
FAX: (913) 287-1972
kansascity@familiestogetherinc.org

Parenting training, information on advocacy for Kansas parents and their children with disabilities.


Family Preservation
DCCCA Family Preservation
155 S. 18th St., KCKS 66102
(913) 281-4932
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
KCKS 66102
(913) 321-1566
(Emergency Assistance) Clothing closet, commodity food program, transitional housing.

 

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Heart of America Family Services
5421 State Avenue
KCKS 66102
(913) 287- 1300
http://www.hafs.org 
Provide resource to families on individual and family counseling, early childhood care, education, community based family supports.
Housing Authority
1124 N 9th St.
KCKS 66101
(913) 281-300
http://www.kckha.org
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.
Kaw Valley
759 Vermont
KCKS 66101
(913) 621-4641
http://www.kvc.org
Provides an integrated array of programs for children, adolescent and their families who are at risk in crisis. 
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Northeast Coordination and Development
950 Quindaro
KCKS 66101
(913) 371-0848
(Emergency Assistance) Commodity food program, Financial assistance for utilities.
Salvation Army
701 Washington
KCKS 66101
Emergency assistance
(913) 321-6958
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, prescriptions, rent and mortgage.
Salvation Army
500 N. 7th St., KCKS
(913) 321-6958
Assistance Provided: food, utilities, eye glasses, medications for senior citizens
Salvation Army Family Shelter
1201 –1/2 Minnesota Avenue
KCKS 66101
913) 621-1052
Self Advocate Coalition of Kansas
2518 Ridge Court, #263
Lawrence, KS 66046
(785) 749-5588
1-888-354-7225 (toll free)
FAX: (785) 843-3728
www.sackonline.org <http://www.sackonline.org>
To promote empowerment and independence for adults with developmental disabilities.

Shalom House
2100 N. 13th, KCKS
(913) 321-2206
Assistance Provided: temporary shelter, evening & morning meals, laundry, showers, and limited hrs.
Special Olympics Wyandotte County
5033 State Avenue
KCKS 66102
(913) 573-8331
Social Rehabilitation Services
400 State Avenue
Kansas City Kansas
(913) 279-7000
http://www.srskansas.org/kansascity/srskansas.html

 

Food Stamps, Emergency Food Services, Commodity, Adult protective Services, Funeral assistance, Kansas Weatherization, LIEAP program, Child Care.


Social Security
850 Nebraska Avenue
Kansas City Kansas 66101
1-800-772-1213
www.ssa.gov/
Social security card and SSI, SSDI.

Kansas City Shelter
KCKS
(913) 321-1566
SOS Shield of Service
Half-Way House
1200 N. 7th St., KCKS
(913) 342-5500
Assistance Provided: Register with SRS, fees, other additional requirements; call for details
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