Self Management Resources

Emergency Assistance (Food, Clothing, Rent, Utilities, Prescriptions)

United Services
6323 Manchester Avenue
Kansas City MO 64133

(816)358-6868

[Provides assistance with food, clothing, and utility costs.  Rent assistance in zip codes 64133, 64137 and 64138.]

Salvation Army
Metropolitan Social Services

(816)756-1455

[Provides assistance with food, clothing, rent, utility, and prescription costs.]

Bishop Sullivan Center
6435 Truman Road
Kansas City MO 64126

(816)231-0984

[Provides assistance with food, rent, utility, and prescription costs in zip codes 64126 and 64127]

City Union Mission
1108 East 10th Street
Kansas City MO 64506

(816)474-9380

[Provides assistance with food, clothing, utility, and prescription costs]

Economic Empowerment (job Preparation, Budgeting, Life Skills)

Guadalupe Center, Inc.
2641 Belleview
Kansas City MO 64108

(816)561-6885

Women’s Employment Network
3521 Broadway Suite 300
Kansas City MO 64111

(816)531-7055

[Services available to women between 18 and 55 years of age.]

Full Employment Council
1740 Paseo
Kansas City MO 64108

(816)471-2330

Kansas City Area Transportation Authority
1200 E. 18th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 346-0200
Local Transit Passes, Local Bus Services, Ride Sharing Programs

Hope House, Inc.
Mary Anne Metheny
Post Office Box 577
Lee’s Summit, MO 64063
816-461-4188 | 816-257-9350

Government Services

State
Temporary Assistance (formerly AFDC) (Bring birth certificate, Social Security card,
and two months of payroll check stubs, if applicable.)
Food Stamps(Homeless-bring proof of identity; All others-bring Social Security card
and proof of state residency, housing expense and income.)
General Relief (For persons in need who are not eligible for any other public
benefits. Must have medical problem which prevents employment.)
Medicaid (bring birth certificate and Social Security card)

Missouri Family Support Division (FSD)

1-855-373-4636

Jackson County
615 E. 13th Street

816-889-2000 (or)
816-889-2245

Eastern Jackson County
201 Partridge, Independence, MO

816-325-5800

Cass County
2500 E. Mechanic, Harrisonville

816-380-3597

Clay County
7000 W. Liberty Dr., Liberty, MO

816-407-5800

Platte County
Platte City, MO

816-858-3740

FEDERAL
Medicare

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
601 E. 12th. St, Kansas City, MO 64106

816-426-5233

Social Security Benefits (Retirement, dependents and survivors)

Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
For aged, disabled or blind who can meet income guidelines, M-F, 9am-4pm

800-772-1213

4240 Lee’s Summit Rd, Independence, MO 64055

816-252-4200

4370 W. 109th St. Rm.303, Overland Park, KS

913-661-9758

1100 Main Street

816-842-6423

3101 Broadway, Suite 200

816-561-4144

Missouri Health Departments
Bates County
501 N Orange, PO BOX 208, Butler, MO 64730
660-679-6108

Cass County
300 S Main Street, Harrisonville, MO 64701
816-380-8425

Clay County
800 Haines Drive, Liberty MO, 64068
816-595-4200

Independence
515 S. Liberty Street, Independence, MO 64050
816-325-7185

Jackson County
313 S. Liberty Street, Independence, MO 64050
816-404-6415

Kansas City
2400 Troost Ave., Kansas City, MO 64108
816-513-6008

Lafayette County
547 S. 13 Highway, Lexington, MO 64067
660-259-4371

Platte County
212 Marshall Rd., Platte City, MO 64079
816-858-2412

Ray County
820 E. Lexington Street, Richmond, MO 64085
816-776-5413

Kansas Health Departments
Johnson County
11875 S Sunset Dr #300, Olathe, KS 66061
(913) 894-2525

Wyandotte County
619 Ann Ave, Kansas City, KS 66101
(913) 573-8855

Leavenworth County
500 Eisenhower Rd # 101, Leavenworth, KS 66048
(913) 250-2000

Lawrence-Douglas County
200 Maine St, Lawrence, KS 66044
(785) 843-0721

Miami County
1201 Lakemary Dr, Paola, KS 66071
(913) 294-2431

Below is a link for some free diabetes medication and insulin pocket cards that can be downloaded and print for free.

http://www.diabetesed.net/pgae/thank-you-for-requesting-your-free-pocketcards.php

 

Lantus

1-800-981-2491

Needymeds

1-800-503-6897

KU Medicine Cabinet

816-276-7517

Novolog

1-866-310-7549

Diabetes Mellitus

913-383-8210

Alpha Pointe– has a talking glucose meter and BP cuff machines