Assistance in Kansas City Kansas
If you live in Kansas City Kansas and need
help, there are some organizations that offer assistance in
Kansas City Kansas all year round as well as over the holidays.
Below is a list of organizations that will help anyone in need
with their phone numbers, addresses and what they do.
Assistance centers in Kansas City
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
American Red Cross (emergency
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
(Emergency assistance) emergency financial assistance for
utilities, food pantry.
14 South 7th Street
(Emergency assistance) Clothing closet top
2220 Central Avenue
Provide assistance with food, rent, prescriptions, utilities,
substance abuse counseling. Child care under 7, adoption and
Kansas City Area
Assistance Provided: Call first to set up an appointment -
utilities, food, housing, medications, transportation
3738 State Avenue
Provide information, referral, advocacy, peer support,
independent living skills training, and
701 N 7th, 8th floor
House enhancement, program help loan, community Housing
Crosslines Cooperative Council,
736 Shawnee Avenue
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, emergency
financial assistance for prescriptions, financial assistance
for rent and mortgage. top
Economic Opportunity Foundation
1542 Minnesota Avenue
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, rent, and
Friends of Yates Inc.
1219 North 13th Street
(Emergency Assistance) Clothing closet, commodity food program,
transitional housing. top
Heart of America Family
5421 State Avenue
(913) 287- 1300
Provide resource to families on individual and family
counseling, early childhood care, education, community based
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.
Northeast Coordination and
(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
Self Advocate Coalition of
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
2100 N. 13th, KCKS
Assistance Provided: temporary shelter, evening & morning
meals, laundry, showers, and limited hrs.
Special Olympics Wyandotte
5033 State Avenue
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.