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City Union Mission – Family & Youth Center

  • 1310 Wabash Ave
    Kansas City, MO 64127
  • Single women or parents with children who need shelter. Includes youth services for homeless and inner-city youth.

City Union Mission – Men’s Center

KCVA – Emergency Housing for Veterans

Restart – Emergency Shelter & Transitional Housing

Salvation Army – Crossroads Shelter

Shelter KC – Men’s Center

Kansas City Rescue Mission

Hope Faith Ministries

Food Pantries

Central Food Pantry

  • 2021 Holmes St.
    Kansas City, MO 64109
  • M-F 8:30-11am. First 30 served. Jackson County residents only, must show proof of residency in zip codes 64108-64114 or 64127-64132. Guests allowed to participate once per month, must provide proof of eligibility. Produce distributed on 2nd Saturdays January – November, 9:30 to 11:00 am. Open to the public, numbers distributed at 7:00 am, one number per household.

Northland Food Pantry

  • 1100 NE Vivion Rd.
    Kansas City, MO 64118
  • M-F 10am-Noon & 1pm – 3:30pm. Clay & Platte County residents only, guests allowed to participate once a month, must provide proof of eligibility.

St. Luke’s Lutheran Church – Saturday Breakfast

  • 722 Reynolds Ave.
    Kansas City, MO 64109
  • 7:30am-9am.

True Light Family Resource Center

  • 712 E. 31st St.
    Kansas City, MO 64109
  • Saturday mornings.

Crosslines Community Kitchen

  • 646 S. 7th St. Trafficway
    Kansas City, KS 66105
  • Breakfast: M-F 8am-9am; Lunch: M-F 11am-1pm. Food Pantry: M-F 9am-1pm

Community Market – Seniors

  • 736 Shawnee Ave.
    Kansas City, KS 66105
  • Seniors 60+ M 9-12am & 1-3pm, All T & Th 9-12pm & 1-3pm, F 9-12pm.

Salvation Army

  • Click link to Find Nearest Location
  • Variety of services provided; some locations include Food & Nutrition programs.

Catholic Charities Food Pantry

Bethel Neighborhood Center

  • 14 S. 7th Street Trafficway
    Kansas City, KS 66101
  • Open M, T, Th & F 9am-2:30pm, Wednesdays open 9am-12pm to any Wyandotte County resident.

Uplift Food Pantry

  • Serves meals, clothing, light medical and necessities out in the community near homeless camps. Contact Uplift directly for an updated list of locations serving every M, W, and Saturday from 5-10pm.

Kansas City Community Kitchen

  • 750 Paseo Blvd.
    Kansas City, MO 64106
  • M-F 11am-2pm

Freedom Fire Urban Ministries

  • 2111 E 13th St.
    Kansas City, MO 64127
  • M-F 2pm-4pm

Morning Glory Ministries

  • 416 W 12TH St.
    Kansas City, MO 64105
  • Sun 1pm-1:30; T-F 7:30am-8:30am; Sat 12pm-12:30pm

The Peer Center

  • 8000 E 21ST St.
    Kansas City, MO 64108
  • M-Th 3pm-6:30pm, F 1:30pm – 6:30pm

Micah Ministries

  • 606 Gladstone Blvd.
    Kansas City, MO 64124
  • Monday’s 5:30pm-7pm

St Mary’s Food Kitchen

Crisis Hotlines

City Union Mission – Homeless

Restart Youth Hotline

Restart 24-Hour Hotline

First Class Crisis Hotline