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 Kansas
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 adults.
American Red Cross (emergency assistance)
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 Development
(Emergency assistance) emergency financial assistance for utilities, food pantry.
Bethel Neighborhood Center
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 pregnancy counseling.
Catholic Community Services-Emergency Center
Kansas City Area
Assistance Provided: Call first to set up an appointment - utilities, food, housing, medications,
Coalition for Independence
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 Investment Program.
Crosslines Cooperative Council, Inc.
736 Shawnee Avenue
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, emergency financial assistance for prescriptions, financial
assistance for rent and mortgage. top
Economic Opportunity Foundation Inc.
1542 Minnesota Avenue
Emergency financial assistance for utilities, rent, and mortgage.
Friends of Yates Inc.
1219 North 13th Street
(Emergency Assistance) Clothing closet, commodity food program, transitional housing. top
Heart of America Family Services
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 Development
(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 Kansas
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 developmental disabilities.
2100 N. 13th, KCKS
Assistance Provided: temporary shelter, evening & morning meals, laundry, showers, and limited hrs.
Special Olympics Wyandotte County
5033 State Avenue
Social Rehabilitation Services
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.