Resources

Heartland Center for Behavioral Change, 866-242-6670
Provides substance abuse and other behavioral healthcare services to Missouri residents

Al-Anon Kansas City, 816-373-8566
Provides understanding and support for families and friends of a problem drinker

Alcoholics Anonymous, 816-471-7229
Offers a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism

Cocaine Anonymous (AA),  1-800-347-8998
Offers a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from their addiction to cocaine

COMBAT
The Community Backed Anti-Drug Tax is used to “combat” drug abuse and drug-related crime in Jackson County.

Drug Abuse Help, Alcohol Abuse Help, Kansas, 1-866-587-8813
24-hour hotline and online resource to help Kansas residents locate treatment for alcohol abuse and drug abuse

First Call, 816-361-5900
Provides prevention and recovery services to Kansas City area individuals and families and features a 24-hour crisis hotline.

Hope House, 816-461-4188
Provides safe refuge and support services to women and children.

Kansas City CARE Health Clinic, 816-753-5144
Provides basic health care services to people who cannot pay for care and to those who do not have insurance available to them.

Missouri Department of Mental Health
Helps Missouri residents with alcohol and drug abuse, mental illness and developmental disabilities.

Missouri Department of Social Services
Coordinates programs to provide public assistance to families, access to health care, services to the elderly, child support enforcement and more.

Missouri Drug Rehab, 1-866-407-4380
24-hour hotline and online resource to help Missouri residents locate treatment for alcohol abuse and drug abuse.

Missouri Social Services, Family Support Division, 1-800-735-2466
Maintains and strengthens Missouri families, helping people achieve an appropriate level of self-support and self-care through needs based services.

MOCSA/Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault, Missouri 816-531-0233/Kansas 913-642-0233
Provides therapy, support and advocacy for victims of rape and sexual assault, for sexually abused children and families, for adult survivors of child sexual abuse, and for others touched by sexual violence

Narcotics Anonymous, 818-773-9999, ext. 771
Offers recovery from the effects of addiction through working a twelve-step program, including regular attendance at group meetings

National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence 
Dedicated to fighting the Nation’s #1 health problem – alcoholism, drug addiction and the devastating consequences of alcohol and other drugs on individuals, families and communities

National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, 301-443-3860
Supports and conducts research on the impact of alcohol use on human health and well-being

National Institute on Drug Abuse, 301-443-1124
Strives to bring the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction

National Institute of Mental Health, 866-615-6464
Dedicated to transforming the understanding and treatment of mental illnesses through basic and clinical research, paving the way for prevention, recovery, and cure

RoseBrooks, 24-hour crisis hotline 816-861-6100
Providing immediate and safe housing to families escaping violent homes

Safe Home, 24-hour crisis hotline 913-262-2868
Committed to breaking the cycle of domestic violence and partner abuse for victims and their children by providing shelter, advocacy, counseling and prevention education in our community

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
Leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation.

SAMHSA Treatment Facility Locator, 1-800-662-HELP (4357)

Synergy Services, 24-hour crisis hotline 816-HOTLINE
Offers domestic violence services for battered women and their children.

The Kansas City Health Department, 816-513-6008
Offers many low-cost or free health services

Truman Medical Center, 816-404-1000
Provides accessible, state-of-the-art quality healthcare to our community regardless of the ability to pay

Veronica’s Voice, 24-hour crisis hotline 816-728-0004
Dedicated to encouraging, educating and empowering American victims of commercial sexual exploitation of all ages to make lifestyle changes which lead to the recovery of their minds, bodies and spirits