Hope Lives Here

Heartland Center for Behavioral Change has been delivering hope, healing and recovery to people struggling with addiction since 1982. We are a nonprofit organization that has helped thousands of people begin a new life – free of alcohol and drugs. Our services are certified by the Missouri Department of Mental Health and are available on a sliding scale fee basis, which often means at little to no cost. Services are available at various locations throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area, Springfield and Southwest Missouri.

Please call us today at 866-242-6670.




Our Services

At Heartland Center, we know that a life free from addiction is possible. The journey to wellness begins with a decision to take the first step, and Heartland Center is here as your partner. Heartland Center services are tailored to meet the unique needs of each individual. We deal not only with addiction but also with problems that keep recovery out of reach. Whether it’s employment, family or finances, our staff can help. Our services include:

All services are provided on a non-discriminatory basis without regard to race, gender, sexual preference, creed, marital status, national origin, disability or age.

News and Events

Heartland Center Featured in Fox 4 News Story on Prescription Drug Abuse: Program Manager Don Wells shared his expertise on prescription drug abuse in the July 23 news story, which also highlighted the fact that Missouri is the only state without a prescription drug database.  Watch the news story here.


Free and Clean Client Sobers Up Before Losing His Mom: Though still grieving from the recent death of his mother, Craig of Kansas City says he’s thankful for one thing – his mom was able to see him clean, sober and home from prison.  Read Craig’s story.


Heartland Center Earns Highest Accreditation Possible: The three-year accreditation was awarded by CARF International, the premier accrediting body of health and human service organizations, and is a huge honor for Heartland Center. Read the news release for more information.

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Providing the Highest Quality Services

CARFlogoWe are accredited by
CARF International.

MoDMHlogoWe are certified by the Missouri Department of Mental Health.