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Parenting Support, Education, and SuppliesAdvice & Aid Pregnancy Center10901 Granada Lane Suite 100Overland Park, KS 66211(913) 962-0200Platte County Health Department(816) 587.5998Information: Support for women with unplannedpregnancies and parenting classesRaytown Ambulance/EMS(816) 737-6030All-Options Talk support/talkline/Information: Options Counseling; SupportBaby GraceMultiple Locations in Metro(816) 787-5936 to find closest location to youInformation: Diapers, clothing and other items, whenavailableBirthright6309 Walnut, Kansas City, MO 64113(816)444-7090 or (800) 550-4900Information: Support and education for pregnantwomen. Assist with clothing, as able; OptionscounselingCatholic Charities850 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64105(816) 221-4377Information: Mom’s empowerment program,assistance with baby supplies, formula, clothing,parenting classes, mental healthCar Seats:Jackson County Health Department(816) 404-6416Information: Car safety checks and may be able toassist with car seatsInformation: Car seat installation and may be ableto assist with car seatsCribs for Kids:Nurture KC1111 W. 39th St., Ste 100Kansas City, MO 64111(816) 283-6242MO Department of Health and Senior Services(573) 751-6400Information: Cribs for babies, call for more infoEpiscopal Church of the Redeemer7110 N Hwy 9, Kansas City MO 64152(816) 741-1136Information: Clothing for infants/toddlers, diapers(Northland residency)Happy Bottomshappybottoms.orgProvides diapers; visit website to determine eligibilityand pick-up locationsHope Chapel124805 Blackbob Road, Olathe, KS 66062(913) 829-0712Information: Other locations may be available—call;Parenting classes and some baby suppliesInformation: Car seat inspection or installation andcar seats if eligibleLiberty Women’s Clinic1532 NE 96th Street Suite B, Liberty, MO 64068(816) 415-9415Local Fire DepartmentLocate your local fire dept and reach outInformation: Information on options for pregnancy,parenting classes, referralsInformation: Car safety check and if eligible,provide car seatUpdated 12.20213

Parenting Support, Education, and Supplies CONTINUEDThe Micah Ministry606 Gladstone Blvd Kansas City, MO 64124816.231.0016Sleepyhead Beds4741 Central Suite 244, Kansas City, MO 64112(816) 547-9965Information: Al-Anon; Pantry; ClothingInformation: Provides new or gently used beds andbedding for childrenMissouri Baptist Children and Family Ministries(800) 264-6224Information: Education programs, advocacy, teenprograms, housingSafety and Health Council9150 E 41st Terr #215, Kansas City, MO 64133(816) 842-5223 ext 4Nurse-Family Partnership(816) 513-6386Information: Car seat safety check to ensure safeinstallation and may be able to assist with car seatInformation: Provides in home visits and education inhome for low income first time mothers and babies—MUST BE 28 weeks pregnantTEL-LINK800.835.5465ParentLink(800) 552-8522Or text them at: 585FAMILY1Information: Parenting resource to assist withparenting questions and support. Request freeeducational information.Postpartum Support Internationalwww.postpartum.netInformation: online support group meetings,education, crisis, maternal and paternal supportPromise 1000816-234-3732Promise1000.orgHome visiting services to aid in parenting education,support, resources, mental health supportPregnancy and Postpartum Resource CenterWarm-line number: 913.677.1300866.363.1300Leave a Message and warm-line will call you back;Peripartum emotional supportInformation: Operators will provide referralsconcerning a wide range of maternal and child healthservices in your community—WIC, SNAP, Medicaid,and perinatal referralsUH Education and Support GroupsUH offers many education and support groups,including: breastfeeding, parenting, newborn,delivery education.Check out our r/Also provides offerings for weight/painmanagementWICTo find local office—800-392-8209Metro Area—816.404.4WICProvides supplemental food vouchers, breastfeedingsupport, formula, additional resourcesUzazi Village4232 Troost AveKansas City, MO 64110(816) 541-3718*Specifically for African American/Black mothersResource Health (formerly Rachel House)4 KC Metro locations—call to see closest option(816) 921-5050Information: Information on pregnancy options,parenting classes, community referralsUpdated 12.20214

Emergency ResourcesKansasCatholic Charities of Northeast KS600 Minnesota KCK 66101913.621.3445Services: specific residents—call to see if you qualify;rent, utilities, pantryCross Lines Community Outreach736 Shawnee Ave, KCK 66105913.281.3388Services: Basic Needs Program, Hunger ReliefProgram, Housing Stabilization ProgramEl Centro650 Minnesota Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66101(913) 677.0100Service: Pre-school to 6th grade education forchildren; community health; economicempowerment; advocacy; COVID-19 relief aid—food,financial assistanceMissouriAmerican Red Cross6601 Winchester Ave, Suite 110,Kansas City, MO 64133(816) 931-8400Bishop Sullivan Center6435 E. Truman Road, Kansas City, MO 64126(816) 231-0984Services: Rent, food pantry, utility assistance, clothescloset; multiple locationsCathedral of the Immaculate Conception416 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105(816) 842-0416 ext. 126Catholic Charities4001 Blue Pkwy, Suite 250, Kansas City, MO64130(816) 221-4377Services: Food pantry, clothing, parenting classes,mental health servicesCommunity Service League (Main Office)404 N. Noland Road, Independence, MO 64050(816) 254-4100Services: Food pantry; Emergency assistanceDella C Lamb Community Services500 Woodland Ave, Kansas City, MO 64106(816) 842.8040Services: Food pantry, rent, utilities, clothing, socialwork, childcare, diapers, baby suppliesDon Bosco Community Center526 Campbell St, Kansas City, MO 64106816.691.2900Services: Hot Meals, Housing Assistance, UtilityAssistance, ESL, CitizenshipGood Samaritan Center108 S Thompson Avenue,Excelsior Springs, MO 64024(816) 637-2718Services: Food pantry, clothing, case management,utility assistanceGrace United Community801 Benton Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64124(816) 231-5745Services: Emergency assistance, food pantry, clothingclosetGrandview Assistance Program1121 Main St, Grandview, MO 64030816.761.1919Services: School supplies; Housing; Utilities; PantryGuadalupe Centers, Inc.1015 Avenida Cesar E Chavez,Kansas City, MO 64108816.421.1015Services: Food pantry, rent, utilityHarrisonville Ministerial Alliance1405 S. Commercial, Harrisonville, MO 64701816.884.2279Services: Pantry; Utility assistanceUpdated 12.20215

Emergency Resources CONTINUEDHeart-n-Hand Ministries200 B St, Belton, MO 64012816.322.1133Services: Pantry; Utility assistance; GroupsJewish Family Services425 E. 63rd Street, Kansas City, MO 64110(816) 333-1172Services: Food pantry, rent, utilityMetropolitan Lutheran Ministries3031 Holmes Street, Kansas City, MO 64109(816) 931-0027Services: Food pantries, utility assistanceNorthland Assistance Center2018 Gentry Street, N. Kansas City, MO 64116(816) 421-2243Services: Food pantry, clothing, rent, utility assistancePet Resource Center of KC1116 E. 59th Street Kansas City, MO et-food-pantry/Services: Resources for pets (food, pharmacy)Redemptorist Center207 Linwood Blvd, KC MO 64111816.931.9942Services: Emergency Client AssistanceReconciliation Ministries3101 Troost Ave, Kansas City, MO 64109(816) 931-4751Services: Rent, utility assistance, therapy forwomen (individual, group)Salvation ArmyNumerous Locations—visit /United Services Community Action AgencyJackson County:6323 Manchester Ave, Kansas City, MO 64133(816) 358-6868United Way 2112-1-1Services: Provides referrals to you based off of yourneedsWhatsoever Community Center1201 Ewing, Kansas City, MO 64126(816) 231-0227Services: Food pantry, utility assistance, rentassistance, clothing*Please note there may be limitations due togeographical location, income and availability ofresourcesTransportationTransportation will assist for WIC appointment,childbirth classes, and other non-urgentappointments. You may also schedule multi-stoptrips (i.e. to pharmacy after appointment)Missouri MC Plans:Healthy Blue(833) 388.1407Must call 3 business days before your appointmentHome State Health(855) 694-4663Must call 3 business days before your appointmentUnited Healthcare(866) 292-0359Must call 3 business days prior to appointmentMissouri Medicaid (Adult)(866) 269-5927Must call at least 2 business days, if you reside in theKansas City metroCommunity Transportation:UH Logistics Center(816) 404-3375Can call up to two hours before your appointment.Boundary restrictions apply.The Metro(816) 221-0660Call for bus schedule and fares.Services: Parenting training, utility assistanceUpdated 12.20216

CounselingHelpline NumbersMental Health Crisis Line 1-888-279-8188National Suicide Prevention1-800-273-8255Crisis Text LineText “Connect” to 741-741The Compassionate Ear Warmline913-281-2251 or 1-866-927-6327. Open 7 daysa week, 365 days a year from 4:00pm to10:00pmCommunity Counseling and AssessmentServices (CCAS) UMKC615 E 52nd St., Suite 212Kansas City, MO 64110816.235.2725*Masters and Doctoral level students that aresupervised complete counseling* Do not accept insurance but use sliding scale (apptcost can range from 5 to 50)*individual, couples, and family counselingCompass Health844.853.8937Call to get specific informationClosest counties served: Carol, Lafayette, Cass,Johnson (Some in Jackson may qualify)Sliding scale, Medicaid, Medicare, some privateinsurance carriers.Comprehensive Mental Health Services17844 E. 23rd StreetIndependence, Missouri 64057816.254.3652*counseling/psychiatry*Eastern Jackson Co. only*Medicare, Medicaid, Private Ins., sliding scale*M-F 8-3:30p Walk-In Assessment, first come firstserve*Bring photo ID, SSN, proof of residency, insuranceUpdated 12.2021Jewish Family Services425 E 63rd StKansas City, MO 64110816.333.1172*Does NOT accept Medicaid, will do sliding scale*Does accept Medicare*Jackson and Johnson Counties PreferredKansas City CARE Clinic3515 BroadwayKansas City, MO 64111816.777.2722*at time of call you will have a phone screeningand will be scheduled after this*ages 18-64*Serves: Jackson, Cass, Clay, Platte, Johnson, Ray,and Wyandotte*Serves Un/underinsuredFamily Conservancy444 Minnesota Ave, Suite 200Kansas City, KS 66101913.742.4357913.573.1110 for Spanish*Serves Metro Area*Reduced Fees Based on Income for no ins.*MO Medicaid in Jackson Co and KS Medicaid atKS location, Medicare, some EAP contractsFamily Guidance CenterOffices in St. Joseph, Cameron, and Maryville816.364.1501*Walk in Assessment 7:30a-when office fills [St.Joseph: M-F ; Cameron: M; Maryville: T]*Accepts Missouri Medicaid, private insurance,Medicare*Also available: SATOP (816.364.2702) andSubstance Abuse programs7

Counseling CONTINUEDReDiscoverMultiple Locations—call for specificsFor Substance Use call: 816.966.0900; youwill be transferred to intake coordinatorFor Behavioral Health call: 816.966.0900*Fees based on ability to pay; AcceptsMedicaid*Behavioral Health for South Jackson Co AreaSamuel U. Rodgers Health Center825 Euclid Ave.Kansas City, MO 64124816.474.4920*Call for scheduled therapy appt*Entire KC Metro—transportation w/in 15min*Accepts Medicare, MO Medicaid, sliding scaleSwope parkway Behavioral Health3801 Blue ParkwayBuilding B, 2nd FloorSwope Park CentralKansas City, MO 64130816.922.1070*Allows Walk-Ins (Hours from 8a-3p)—forevaluations first come first serve (recommendedto go in early!)*Only serves Jackson Co., 39-75thSts., State Line to I-435*Proof of income, ID, Proof of address, Insurance,will do sliding scale*Also has Substance Abuse TreatmentTri-County3100 NE 83rd St, Ste. 1001Kansas City, MO 64119816.468.0400*Serves Clay, Platte, Ray Counties*Counseling/Psychiatry, Substance Abuse*Medicare, Medicaid, some private insurance,sliding scaleUpdated 12.2021UH Behavioral Health-Healing Canvas300 W 19th TerraceKansas City, Mo 64108816.404.5709Walk-Ins Welcome (M-F from 8:30-2:30p)Please bring ID and Insurance Info*Accepts KC Metro Area*CM and intensive care to those KC S of River and39th St.*Counseling/medication clinic*Medicaid, private insurance, sliding scale/UHdiscountUH Fairmount Counseling606 Hardy AveIndependence, MO816.404.6334UH Lakewood Counseling300 SE 2ndLee’s Summit, MO 64139816.404.6170Operation Breakthrough3039 TroostKansas City MO 64109816.756.3511*Must have child in their care to qualifyMattie Rhodes Center(816) 241-3780*Spanish-speaking providers available*Sliding scale depending on income.MC PlansHealthy Blue-- 1-833-388-1407United HealthCare—1-844-813-7805Home State—1-855-694-4663*Call to see if further counseling options8

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IPV ResourcesDomestic Violence Network – Metro Hotline(816) 468-5463The Empowerment ProgramContact: Johanna Nilsson (816) 235-2484For refugee and immigrant women in the areas ofadjustment, mental health and domesticviolence. Services include workshops in mentalhealth, domestic violence, acculturation,counseling, outreach and case management bybi-lingual, bi-cultural advocates. For residents ingreater Kansas City area. Interpreters areavailable.Hope House(816) 461-4673Johnson County Mental Health6000 Lamar, Shawnee Mission, KS 60002(913) 826-4200Joyce Williams CenterKansas City, Kansas(913) 321-0951Kansas 24-hour Crisis LineBusiness Line(913) 642-0233(816) 931-4527Legal Aid of Western Missouri(816) 474-6750Mental Health of the Heartland(913) 281-2221(816) 531-0233Missouri Victim Automated Notification SystemTo search for criminal cases, order of protection(866) 566-8267Updated 12.2021National Domestic Violence Hotline(800) 799-7233www.ndvh.orgNational Human Trafficking—Hotline1 (888) 373-7888Newhouse for Battered Women – Hotline(816) 471-5800Orders of Protection (Missouri)Kansas City415 E. 12th(816) 881-3974Independence 306 W. Kansas (816) 881-4555Platte County Platte City(816) 858-3485Clay CountyLiberty(816) 404-3908Cass CountyHarrisonville (816) 380-8232Rose Brooks816-861-6100Kansas City Missouri Police Department1125 Locust Street, Kansas City, MO 64106(816) 234-5235Missouri 24-hour Crisis LineMOCSA (MetropolitanOrganization to Counter Sexual Assault)3100 Broadway Suite 400, Kansas City, MO 64111(816) 931.4527Safehaven – Hotline(816) 321-7050Safe Home(913) 262-2868Stop Violence CoalitionEducational material, advocacy, information(816) 753-8002Family ConservancyMissouri(816) 373-7577Kansas(913) 9342-1110Intake & Referral(913) 742-4357For Spanish(913) 573-1110Veronica’s VoiceMissouri (816) 483-7101Kansas (913) 214-140115

Substance Use & PregnancyRisks of Stillbirth from substance use inpregnancy Tobacco use—1.8 to 2.8x greater riskof stillbirth/highest risk found amongheaviest smokers Marijuana Use—2.3x greater risk ofstillbirth Evidence of any stimulant, marijuana,or prescription pain reliever—2.2xgreater risk of stillbirth Passive exposure to tobacco—2.1xgreater risk of stillbirthResourcesSubstance use can leave lasting effects on yournewborn. Acknowledging a need for help is difficult,yet important decision. Your care team is available tohelp support you and provide you with the resourcesyou need to help stop use to ensure a healthypregnancy for you and your newborn. Please ask tomeet with Social Work at your next appointment orspeak with your provider to complete a referral.Symptoms of drug withdrawal:Can develop immediately or up to 14 daysafter birth: blotchy skin coloring excessive or high-pitched crying abnormal sucking reflex hyperactive reflexes increased muscle tone stuffy nose & sneezing diarrhea rapid breathing increased heart rate irritability sleep problems trembling fever seizures sweating poor feeding slow weight gain vomitingNorth Kansas City Hospital: ‘Give Up Tobacco’ EmailMary Valla at [email protected] or call (816)6911690 for more information.SMOKING CESSATION*Speak to provider for specific assistanceKU Medical Center: RN schedules appts for smokingcessation. Call (913)588-1908 for more information.Long-term and possibly fatal effects: sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) small head circumference low birth weight premature birth birth defectsUpdated 12.202116

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Community Counseling and Assessment Services (CCAS) UMKC 615 E 52nd St., Suite 212 Kansas City, MO 64110 816.235.2725 *Masters and Doctoral level students that are supervised complete counseling * Do not accept insurance but use sliding scale (appt cost can range from 5 to 50) *individual, coupl