Basic Help

bills, housing, counseling, emergency assistance, food

United Services
6323 Manchester, Kansas City, MO
816-358-6868 
 
IMPACT Ministry
1710 W Main St. Blue Springs MO 64015
816-229-8030 
 
Community Services League Food pantry 
(can visit once a month) 9am-12pm 1pm-3pm
Locations:
Blue Springs- 200 S.W. 10th Street 816-229-0033
Independence- 404 N. Noland 816-912-4484
Grain Valley- 207 Walnut Street  816-229-5890
 
Immanuel Baptist Food Pantry
Tues. and Fridays 9am-11am    
816-254-4100
 
Rightway Food Pantry
4930 E. 39th Street, Kansas City, MO 64128  
816-382-1217
 
Memorial Church International Food Pantry
11424 Hickman Mills Drive, Kansas City, MO 64134
816-363-7939
 
Metropolitan Lutheran Ministries
3031 Holmes, Kansas City, MO 
816-931-0027 and 816-285-3126
 
River of Refuge 
5155 Raytown Road, Kansas City, MO 64133 Online applications for assistance
(must be currently working) www.riverofrefuge.com
 
Cornerstone Church of Blue Springs
301 SE AA Hwy, Blue Springs, MO 64014
816-896-6101
Church office: 816-228-1979
Area of Service: Lee’s Summit, Blue Springs and East of Blue Springs.
Outside Service Area: Raytown, KC and Independence
Salvation Army
Independence MO: 816-252-3200
Kansas City, MO: 101 W. Linwood Blvd. 64111
816-756-2769
Kansas City, KS: 6711 State Ave.   913-232-5400
 
Save Inc.
Rent assistance, shelter assist, transitional housing etc. Kansas City, MO
816-531-8340
 
Bishop Sullivan Center
6435 E. Truman Rd., Kansas City, MO. 64126
816-231-0984
 
Better Living Center
7217 Troost Ave., Kansas City, MO 64131    
816-523-1115 
 
Seton Center
2816 E. 23rd Street, Kansas City, MO 64127  
816-231-3955 
 
A Place of Praise
40 Highway and Noland, Kansas City, MO 64134   
816-254-4357 
 
Heart of God Evangelistic Ministries
816-349-1735
 
Chatholic Charities
850 Main, Kansas City, MO 64105
816-221-4377
 
Community Linc
4012 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64110
816-531-3727
 
Sheffield Place
6604 E. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64126
816-483-9927 
 
Harvesters Food Distribution (Food Drop)
1st Thursday of every month, 3-6pm
Registration begins at 2:30pm in Link Building of Cornerstone Church, lower parking lot.
Eligibility Requirements: 1 registration per household, no proxies.
Check Harvesters web site for cancellations or call the Storehouse Number 816-896-6101
 
 

Prison/Jail System Connections

 
 
Keys at the Cross  816-353-3003
 
Connections to Success
300 Linwood Blvd, Kansas City, MO. 64111    
816-561-5115
 
 

Women’s Shelters

 
Hope House  816-461-4188
 
Rose Brooks Shelter  816-861-6100 
 
Joyce Williams Center  Kansas City, KS
913-321-0951
 
 

Apartments or Shelters and/or Treatment

 
KCVA- Emergency Housing for Veterans
4801 Linwood Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64128  
816-861-4700
 
River of Refuge
Limited space for homeless families,but with a job.
Waiting list for free apartments:  
816-737-5100
5155 Raytown Road, Raytown MO
 
 
Forrest Ave Family Shelter
816-753-4753 
 
Hillcrest Transitional Housing
(age 21 and under) Kansas City, KS  738 N. 31st St.
913-827-8462 
 
Hope Faith Ministries
705 Virginia, Kansas City, MO 64106
816-471-4673 
 
KC Rescue Mission
1520 Cherry, Kansas City, MO 64108
816-421-7643
 
Mental Health America
739 Minnesota in Kansas City, KS
816-842-3803
 
Rediscover
8614 Lane Ave. #3, Kansas City, MO 64138  
816-743-0035
 
RESTART
918 E. 9th Street, Kansas City, MO 64106
(a tough place to stay)