Utilities & Housing

Utilities

United Way Info Line 211 Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) (816) 858-5153

Housing

Homeless Hotline
(816) 474-4599
Services: Provides information on local homeless shelter availability.

reStart Youth Network Youth Emergency Shelter
918 E. 9th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 472-5664 ext. 242
(816) 309-9048 (24 hour hotline)
Services: Emergency shelter for youth age 12-18 , outreach services, and referral to resources.

Youth Resiliency Center/Synergy Services
2001 Northeast Parvin Road
Kansas City, MO 64116
(816) 505-4799
Services: The YRC brings together comprehensive services including medical, mental and dental health clinics; healing creative arts and physical activities, drop-in services and advocacy programs for homeless teens.

Synergy House
2005 Northeast Parvin Road
Kansas City, MO 64116
(816) 741-8700

Services: A short-term emergency shelter that serves young people ages 12-18 who are in crisis due to abuse, neglect, running away, abandonment and homelessness.

Transitional Living Program
(816) 505-4814

Services: An independent living environment, individualized skills assessment and training, and support services for homeless people between the ages of 16 and 21 (youth 18-20 who are in Missouri state custody).

HOMELESS SHELTERS

City Union Mission
Forest Avenue Family Shelter
1310 Wabash
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 474-4599
Services: Temporary housing for families, women and children.

Crossroads Family Shelter - Salvation Army
14704 E. Truman Road
Independence, MO 64050
(816) 252-3200
Services: Emergency shelter for families.

Family Promise of the Northland
4406 NE 45th Terrace
Kansas City, MO 64117
(816) 888-7070
Services: Shelter at area churches for families; assistance with transportation, finding employment, obtaining permanent residence.

Kansas City Rescue Mission
1520 Cherry Street
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 421-7643

ReStart Family Emergency Shelter
918 E. 9th Street
Kansas City, MO 64106
(816) 472-5664

HOMELESS TRANSITIONAL HOUSING

Continuum of Care ( CoC) Local Contact Information

U.S.Department of Housing and Urban Development

Community LINC
4012 Troost
Kansas City, MO 64110
(816) 531-3727
(816) 595-5549 (intake)
Services: Transitional housing program for homeless families for up to a year.  Family must have a housing barrier and be working on goals of employment and debt reduction. Provides case management and follow up services.  Applicants must come from a homeless shelter.

PLATTE COUNTY

Hillcrest Ministries
Kansas City North/Parkville Housing Site
5609 N. Northwood, #1, Kansas City, MO 64151
(816) 587-9037
Fax: (816) 442-8022

Platte City Housing Site
220 N. Second Street, Platte City, MO 64079
(816) 431-6914   
Fax: (816) 431-6915
 

Metropolitan surrounding COUNTies

Hillcrest Hope Ministries

  • Liberty:
    612 N. Grover
    Liberty, MO 64068
    (816) 781-8988

  • Northland:
    2901 NE Jaudon, #8
    Avondale, MO 64117
    (816) 452-8033

Services: A 90-day transitional housing program. Applicant must work full-time, complete application online or fax, and call desired location daily to check availability.

* Family must:

  • be homeless
  • agree to work full time (40 hours per week)
  • accept the responsibility to secure transportation for work
  • show motivation to change their situation

River of Refuge
5151 Raytown Road
Kansas City, MO 64133
(816) 678-7640

Contact: Craig White
Services: Transitional housing program for working homeless families currently living in motels.

Salvation Army Supportive Housing Program
101 W Linwood Boulevard
Kansas City, KS  66104
(816) 756-2769 ext. 214
Services: Transitional housing program for single women and families.  Must meet the HUD definition of the homeless and be able to secure written documentation stating such.

Sheffield Place
6604 E. 12th Street
Kansas City, MO 64126
(816) 483-9927
Services: Transitional housing for homeless women and children.

Steppingstone
5100 Noland Road
Kansas City, MO 64133
(314) 427-3755
Services: Transitional living program

Synergy Transitional Living Program
400 E. 6th St
Parkville, MO 64152
(816) 777-0356 ext. 205
Services: Young adults, ages 16-21.

United Services Supportive Housing Program
6323 Manchester Avenue
Kansas City, MO 64133
(816) 358-6868 x 268 
Services: Housing program that subsidizes a family’s housing payments for up to two years.

Hillcrest Transitional Housing
serving Buchanan and eastern Jackson counties

St. Joseph Housing Site
3000 Parkway A, #7
St. Joseph, MO 64504
(816) 689-1383

Independence Housing Site
401 N Spring Street
Independence, MO 64051
(816) 461-0468

Lee's Summit Housing Site
501 SW Mission Road
Lee's Summit, MO 64063
(816) 600-2681

APARTMENTS IN DISTRICT

Chinn Elementary/Plaza Middle/Congress Middle/Park Hill High School

Brentwood Manor
(816) 741-5473

Northwood
816-741-0532

Tiffany Ridge Elementary/Plaza Middle/Congress Middle/PH High School

Lakes Apartments
816-326-2191

The Vintage at Zona Rosa
816-848-1028

The Crossing at Barry Road
816-505-9700

Applewood
816-741-4100

Reserve at Barry
816-278-1020

Coves North/Coves North Duplexes
816-545-9486/816-741-1007

Bicycle Club
816-587-8660

Renner Elementary/Congress Middle/PH High School

River Stone Apartments
816-533-7187

The Oaks at Prairie View
816-741-7600

Hunter's Glen
816-326-2203

Line Creek Elementary/Congress Middle/PH High School

Englewood
816-741-0773

Falcon Falls Apartments
816-656-3922

Southeast Elementary/Plaza Middle/Lakeview Middle/PH South HS

Chateau D'Mons
816-741-1594

Greystone
816-587-9044

Rivermont
816-587-8572

Willow Lake
816-816-587-4546

Camden Passage
816-587-2900

Graden Elementary/Plaza Middle/Lakeview Middle/PH High School

Mark IV
816-741-0800

Walnut Ridge
816-741-1009

Windscape
816-741-5566

English Landing Elementary/Plaza Middle/Lakeview Middle/PH South HS

El Chaparral
816-741-4108

Homestead Village
816-587-0602

Northcrest
816-741-5040

Hawthorn Elementary/Plaza Middle/Lakeview Middle/PH South HS

The Links
816-587-9800