Need Help?

Community Resource List

Click on a category below to view the available resources.

Emergency/Crisis Services

Shelter Info

Emergency shelter referral: Dial 2-1-1
Shelter Hotline: 816-474-4599
City Union Mission: 816-474-9380   1108 E. 10th Street. KCMO (Men only)
City Union Mission Family Center:  816-474-9380 ext. 1460   

Day Shelter/ Showers

Cherith Brook:  816-241-8047   3308 E. 12thStreet, KCMO  
Hope Faith Ministries:  816-471-4673
KC Rescue Mission: 816-421-7643   1520 Cherry Street, KCMO (Men only)  
Cross-Lines Community Center 816-421-7643   736 Shawnee Avenue, KCK
Swope Health Services:  816-474-9380
City Union Mission Family Center:  816-931-5800   3801 Blue Pkwy, KCMO (with medical appointment only)
Frank Williams Resource Center: 913-233-3329

Missouri Department of Health list of warming centers

Domestic Violence/ Sexual Assault/ Physical Abuse

Adult Abuse Hotline: 816-881-3974
Child Abuse Hotline: 800-392-3738
KC Anti-Violence LGBTQ Hotline: 816-561-0550
Rape/ Sexual Abuse Hotline: 816-531-0233
Rose Brooks Center: 816-861-6100 (women only)
Domestic Violence HOTLINES:

  • 913-321-0951
  • 816-468-5463
  • 816-461-4673
  • 816-471-5800
  • 913-262-2868

KCMO Police Victims Assistance: 816-329-0778 
KCK Police Victims Services: 913-573-5616

Youth

National Runaway Safe Line: 800-786-2929
reStart Youth Emergency Shelter: 816-309-9048
Synergy Services: 816-741-8700 

Health (Physical and Behavioral)

Mental Health Crisis Hotline: 888-279-8188
Suicide Hotline: 800-784-2433
Comprehensive Mental Health Services: 816-245-3652
Crisis Pregnancy Center: 816-464-5100
KC Free Health Clinic: 816-753-5144
KC Medicine Cabinet: 816-276-7517 (prescription/ medical supplies/ eye glasses assistance)
Swope Health Services: 816-923-5800
Truman Behavioral Health: 816-404-5700
Research Psychiatric Center: 816-444-8161, 24/7 Call Center: 816-235-8162
Veteran's Administration Medical Center: 816-861-4700
Wyandotte County Health Department: 913-573-6718
Truman Medical Center: 816-404-1000
Wyandot Center Behavioral Health: 913-563-6500
NAMI Mental Illness Hotline: 816-931-0030

Alcohol/ Substance Misuse

Drug/ Alcohol Crisis Hotline: 816-361-5900
Alcoholics Anonymous: 816-471-7229
Al Anon/ Alateen: 816-373-8566
Cocaine Anonymous: 800-347-8998
Narcotics Anonymous: 816-531-2250
RADAC (Heartland Regional Drug and Alcohol Assessment Center): 913-789-0951

Other Emergency Services

American Red Cross: 816-881-3974   211 W. Armour Rd., KCMO
Catholic Charities Welcome Center: 816-221-4377   850 Main Street, KCMO
Don Bosco Center: 816-691-2900   580 Campbell, KCMO
Harvester's SNAP Line: 816-929-3300 (application assistance)
Metropolitan Lutheran Ministries: 816-931-0030   3031 Holmes Rd., KCMO
Mid-America Assistance Coalition: 816-561-3339
Reconciliation Services: 816-931-4751   3101 Troost Avenue, KCMO
Salvation Army: 816-483-8484
United Services Community Action Agency: 816-358-6868   816-923-9400

Housing

Community Linc: 816-531-3727
Greater KC Housing Info Center: 816-931-0443
Habitat for Humanity: 816-924-1096
Hillcrest Transitional Housing: 913-400-2573
Housing Authority of KCMO: 816-968-4100
Housing Authority of KCK: 913-931-0443
Housing Solutions Center: 816-472-5664
HUD Housing Referral and Counseling: 800-569-4287
United Services Community Action Agency: 816-358-6868

Hot Meals

Printable meal guide coming soon!

Food/Toiletry Pantries

Blue Hills Church of the Nazarene: 816-756-3311 10306 Blue Ridge Blvd., KCMO
Centennial United Methodist Church: 816-421-5527 1834 Woodland, KCMO
Community Progressive Church: 816-921-7016 4920 E. 31st Street, KCMO
Community Services League: 816-254-4100 404 N. Noland Road, Independence
Covenant Memorial Baptist Church: 816-756-0798 310 Van Brunt, KCMO
Covenant Presbyterian Church: 816-444-3693 5931 Swope Parkway, KCMO
Della Lamb: 816-842-8040 500 Woodland Avenue, KCMO
Good Samaritan Baptist Church: 816-363-2428 5337 Bellefontaine, KCMO
Guardian Angels Church: 916-931-4351 1310 Westport Rd., KCMO
Hope Network of Raytown: 816-778-1147 10500 E. 350 Hwy., Raytown
Kingdom Word Ministries: 816-921-2293 3301 Cypress Avenue, KCMO
Memorial Church International: 816-363-7939 11424 Hickman Mills Drive, KCMO
Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church: 816-923-3689 2310 E. Linwood Blvd., KCMO
Morning Star Baptist Church: 816-923-3559 2411 E. 27th Street, KCMO
Nourish KC (formerly Episcopal Community Services): 816-931-2850 11 E. 40th Street, KCMO
Operation Breakthrough: 816-756-3511 3039 Troost Avenue, KCMO
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church: 816-561-3771 3333 Broadway, KCMO
Palestine Senior Center: 816-921-1963 3325 Prospect Avenue, KCMO
Raytown Emergency Assistance Program (REAP): 816-356-0054 9300 E. 75th Street, Raytown
Redemptorist Center: 816-931-9942 207 W. Linwood Blvd., KCMO
Salvation Army Westport: 816-753-6040 500 W. 39th Street, KCMO
Sunlight Missionary Baptist Church: 816-921-4159 4444 Woodland Avenue, KCMO
St. James United Methodist Church: 816-444-5588 5540 Wayne Avenue, KCMO
St. Monica Catholic Church: 816-842-1877 1616 Paseo, KCMO
United Services Community Action Agency: 816-358-6868 6323 Manchester Avenue, KCMO

Employment

Bishop Sullivan Center/ St. James Place:

  • 816-231-0984 6435 Truman Road, KCMO
  • 816-561-8515 3936 Troost Avenue, KCMO

Full Employment Council: 816-474-6401 1601 E. 18th Street, KCMO
GoodWORKS Career Center (Goodwill main office): 816-842-7425 1817 Campbell Street, KCMO
H&R Block Business & Career Center (Central Library): 816-701-3717 14 W. 10th Street, 3rd Floor, KCMO
Reconciliation Services: 816-931-4751 3101 Troost Avenue, KCMO