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Social Serve (877.428.8844)

  • Housing search engine
  • Affordable housing and Section 8
  • Can search in Kansas and Missouri
  • Ability to search by price, area, accommodations needed, etc.
  • Financial tools to help with budgeting

Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) (913.551.6857)

  • Low-income housing search engine
  • Apartments only
  • Handles housing discrimination cases

Housing Authorities

Save Inc. (816.531.8340)

Address: 3000 Harrison St., Kansas City, MO 64109

  • Assists medically disadvantaged individuals with housing in KS and MO.
  • Transitional housing for people how have HIV/AIDS and people battling addiction.
  • Homeless prevention for people with a medical crisis.
  • Rental assistance voucher program.
  • Has 7 rental properties that provide permanent housing to homeless and disabled individuals.

Catholic Charities (816.221.4377)

Address: 850 Main St., Kansas City, MO 64105

  • Provides rental assistance, transitional housing placement, and permanent housing solutions.
  • Has case management.
  • Works primarily with older adults and disabled individuals.
  • Manages 8 properties that are available to people over the age of 62 or disabled individuals.

Metro Lutheran Ministry (816.931.0027)

Address: 3031 Holmes, Kansas City, MO 64109

  • Supportive housing program.
  • Works with homeless individuals that have disabilities.
  • Has 3 permanent supportive housing projects.

ReStart Inc. (816.472.5664)

Address: 918 E. 9th St., Kansas City, MO 64106

  • Emergency Shelters for women, men, and families. (Shelters are accessible)
  • Transitional Housing Services.
  • Permanent Housing.
  • Case Management.

Community Services League (816.254.4100)

Address: 404 N Noland Road, Independence, MO 64050

  • HUD approved housing counseling.
  • Permanent housing.
  • Tenant-Landlord Advocacy.
  • Case Management.
  • Needs Assessments. 

Community Linc (816.531.3727)

Address: 4012-14 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64110

  • Focus on ending homelessness for families.
  • Consumers will meet with Intake Specialists to get signed up with their program.
  • Housing specialists meet with consumers to identify housing priorities.
  • A Family Coaches is assigned to each family to assist them with achieving short and long-term goals.
  • Has 4 specific housing programs focused on ending the cycle of homelessness (Interim Housing, Immediate Housing, Supportive Housing, and Aftercare Services).

Cross-Lines Community Outreach (913.281.3388)

Address: 736 Shawnee Ave., Kansas City, KS 66105

  • Assists homeless individuals find stable/affordable housing.
  • Provides rent assistance.
  • Offers case management.

West Central Missouri Community Action Agency (660.476.2185)

  • Serves Cass County and other counties outside TWP service area.
  • Housing for seniors and persons with disabilities.
  • Multifamily Housing program is offered to rural Jackson (seniors only) and Cass county residents. These are properties managed by West Central that provide permanent housing.
  • Housing Choice Voucher Program and Home Ownership Program are available to Cass County residents, call 816.322.0502 for more information.

Emergency Shelters

Emergency Shelter referral: Dial 211
Shelter Hotline: 816.474.4599

City Union Mission
1108 E. 10th Street
Kansas City, MO (men only)
816.474.9380

City Union Mission Family Center
816.474.9380 ext. 1460

Day Shelter/Showers

Cherith Brook Catholic Charity House
3308 E. 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64127
816.241.8047
cherithbrookkcmo@gmail.com

Hope Faith Ministries
705 Virginia Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64106
816.471.4673

KC Rescue Mission
1520 Cherry Street|
Kansas City, MO 64108
816.421.7643 (men)
816.348.3287 (women)

Cross-Lines Community Outreach
736 Shawnee Avenue
Kansas City, Kansas 66105
913.281.3388

Swope Health Services
3801 Blue Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64130
816.474.9380

City Union Mission Family Center
1310 Wabash Ave
Kansas City, MO 64127
816.474.9380 ext. 1460

Frank Williams Resource Center
1201 N. 7th Street
Kansas City, KS 66101
913.233.3329

Salvation Army
Grandview: 816.966.8300
Independence: 816.242.3200

re-Start, Inc.
816.472.5664

True Light Ministries
816.381.9310 (women only)

Last Modified: 12/3/19