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Support Services

A Holistic Approach

We recognize during difficult times, there is a need for "wrap-around" services for many households. Collaboration with existing community-based supportive services is the best practice for ensuring the overall health and well-being of those in need in the Kansas City community. See below for resources available to you in the areas of health, mental health, and other types
of support.

Support Services: Programs
Food Packing

Food Assistance


Hot meals, food pantries, and more.

Covid-19 Screening

COVID-19 Testing


Learn about risk factors, how to get tested, and more.

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United Way Resource Database

Find the help you need,


Drop In

Drop-In Centers 

North Location:

Metro Lutheran Ministries, Inc.

1100 NE Vivion Rd KCMO

Open daily

East Location:

Community Services League - Blendwell Cafe

10725 US-24, Independence, MO 64054

Open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9:00am-2:00pm

Wyandotte County:

Kansas City Kansas Community College

7250 State Ave KCK

Open daily starting June 8th

Crosslines Community Outreach, Inc.

736 Shawnee Ave KCK

Open daily

Midtown Locations:

SAVE, Inc. (Mitchell House)

3100 Harrison St. KCMO

Open Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 12:00pm-5:00pm

Community LINC

4012-14 Troost Ave KCMO

Open daily

South Location:

Veterans Community Project

(For ALL Veterans regardless of length of time served or discharge status)

8825 Troost Ave KCMO

Open from 8:30am-3:00pm daily

Elbow Greetings

Mental Health Crisis Lines

Wyandotte County, KS Mental Health Crisis Line
Crisis Line: 913-788-4200

Johnson County (KS) Mental Health
24/7 Crisis Line: 913-268-0156

Wyandotte County (KS) Mental Health
24/7 Crisis Line: 913-788-4200

Access Crisis Intervention
24/7 Crisis Line: 1-888-279-2132

Hospital Lines

Shawnee Mission Medical Center
9100 West 74th Street, Shawnee Mission, KS 66204
Crisis Line: 913-676-2000

Research Psychiatric Center
2323 East 63rd Street, Kansas City, MO 64130
Crisis Line: 816-235-8162

Two Rivers Behavioral Health System
5121 Raytown Road, Kansas City, MO 64133
Crisis Line: 1-800-225-8577

The University of Kansas Hospital
3901 Rainbow Boulevard, Kansas City, KS 66160
Crisis Line: 1-800-332-6048

Marillac (Children's Hospital)
8000 West 127th Street, Overland Park, KS 66213
Crisis Line: 913-681-KIDS (913-681-5437)

KVC (Children's Hospital)
4300 Brenner Dr. Kansas City, KS 66104
Crisis Line: 1-866-582-2273

Crittenton Children's Center
10918 Elm Avenue, Kansas City, MO 64134
Crisis Line: 816-765-6600

Veteran Specific Support

Kansas City VA Medical Center

4801 Linwood Boulevard, Kansas City, MO 64128

Crisis Line: 816-861-4700

Veteran Crisis Line
By phone: 1-800-273-8255
By text: 838255
Deaf/Hard of Hearing: 1-800-799-4889

LGBTQ Specific Support

The Trevor Project
Trevor Lifeline: 1-866-488-7386
TrevorText: Text START to 678-678

LGBT Ntl Hotline

Crisis Lines
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