Crisis & Mental Health

Suicide Prevention
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline

1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
Missouri Suicide Prevention for Men
Free Suicide Prevention Lifeguard App Instructions
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Are you feeling desperate, alone, or hopeless? Call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), a free, 24-hour hotline available to anyone in suicidal crisis or emotional distress. Or text the Crisis Text Line (text HELLO to 741741). Both services are free and available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The deaf and hard of hearing can contact the Lifeline via TTY at 1-800-799-4889. All calls are confidential.

Ayuda En Español
Lifeline ofrece 24/7, gratuito servicios en español, no es necesario hablar ingles si usted necesita ayuda.
Cuando usted llama al número 1-888-628-9454, su llamada se dirige al centro de ayuda de nuestra red disponible más cercano. Tenemos actualmente 170 centros en la red y usted hablará probablemente con uno situado en su zona. Cada centro funciona en forma independiente y tiene su propio personal calificado.
Cuando el centro contesta su llamada, usted estará hablando con una persona que le escuchará, le hará preguntas y hará todo lo que esté a su alcance para ayudarle.
National Institute of Mental Health Suicide Prevention
If You Know Someone in Crisis call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Lifeline) at 1-800-273-TALK (8255), or text the Crisis Text Line (text HELLO to 741741). Both services are free and available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The deaf and hard of hearing can contact the Lifeline via TTY at 1-800-799-4889. All calls are confidential.
Comprehensive Mental Health ServicesCrisis
Phone: 816-254-3652, 1-888-279-8188, 1-800-955-8339 – TDD

CMHS 17844 East 23rd St S, Independence, MO 64057
HCC Network 17611 E. US Highway 24 Independence, MO. Free support group for survivors of suicide loss.
Jackson County Behavioral Crisis Center (BCC)
17421 Medical Center Parkway Independence, MO. 64057 816-455-9975

Mental Health
Comprehensive Mental Health Services

Adult Community Support
Family & Youth
Healthcare Home
Opioid Use Disorders
Substance Use Treatment

Missouri Department of Mental Health
Jackson County Missouri COMBAT – “Combat” substance abuse and drug-related crime in Jackson County
Missouri Coalition for Community Behavioral Healthcare
Community Resources
Swope Health Services
Mental Health First Aid USA
Mental Health and Related
National Alliance on Mental Illness of Greater Kansas City
Phone: 816-931-0030
Jackson County Cares
Crisis Intervention
State of Missouri Access Crisis Intervention
1-888-279-2132 answered 24/7
State of Missouri Disaster Distress Helpline
TTY: 1-800-846-8517
Text TalkWithUs to 66746
State of Missouri General Mental Health page.
Substance Abuse
Benilde Hall
3220 E. 23rd Street, KC, MO 64127 • Phone: (816) 842-5836
Substance Use Disorder – Mental Health – Homelessness. There is help… there is hope.
SAMHSA – Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration
National Helpline
1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Treatment referral and information, 24/7.
Drug-Free Workplace
1-800-WORKPLACE (967-5752)
Phone: 240-276-2600
Toll-Free Numbers:
877-SAMHSA-7 (877-726-4727)
800-487-4889 (TTY)
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday, 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Substance Use Support Line
1-800-662-HELP (4357)
Veterans Help

White House VA Hotline: 1-855-948-2311
Calls are answered by a live agent 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. The hotline is staffed by more than 60 agents who have had extensive training on VA programs and services. Most of these agents are a Veteran, military family member, caregiver, or a survivor. The White House VA Hotline conducts immediate warm handoffs for at-crisis risk Veterans needing the services of the Veterans Crisis Line. The White House VA Hotline also helps veterans with access to benefits, transportation, or problems with housing issues.

Veterans Confidential Chat

1-800-273-TALK (8255), PRESS #1
TTY: 1-800-799-4889
Kansas City Veterans Administration (VA) Medical Center
Phone: 816-861-4700
Safety Net
Comprehensive Mental Health Services
17844 E. 23rd Street, Independence, MO 64057
Family Conservancy
4240 Blue Ridge Boulevard, Suite 434, Kansas City, MO 64133
Jewish Family Services
425 East 63rd Street, KCMO, MO, United States • Phone: 913-327-8250
KC Care Health Center
Midtown • 3515 Broadway, Kansas City, MO 64111 • Phone: 816-753-5144
Northeast • 4601 Independence Ave., Kansas City, MO 64124 • Phone: 816-753-5144
Serving infants, children, teens and young adults in The Wonder Shops & Flats
1106 E. 30th Street – Suite B • Kansas City, MO 64109 • Phone: 816.601.2375
Mattie Rhodes Center
1740 Jefferson Street, KC, MO 64108
901 NE Independence Avenue, Lee’s Summit, MO 64086
918 E. 9th Street, KC, MO 64106
Swope Health Services
3801 Blue Parkway, KC, MO 64130
TMC Behavioral Health
300 W 19th Terrace, KC, MO 64108 • Phone: 816-404-5709
Lakewood Counseling Services • 300 SE 2nd Street, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 • Phone: 816-404-6170
Children & Families
Child Abuse Prevention Association (CAPA)
503 E. 23rd Street, Independence, MO 64055
Children’s Place
2 E 59th St, Kansas City, MO 64113
Cornerstones of Care
300 E. 36th Street, KC, MO 64111
Crittenton Children’s Center
10918 Elm Avenue, KC, MO 64134
Operation Breakthrough
3039 Troost Avenue, KC. MO 64109
Sheffield Place
6604 E East 12th Street, KC, MO 64126
5100 Noland Road, KC, MO 64133
FosterAdopt Connect
18600 E. 37th Terrace, Box 11 Independence, MO 64057
Consumer Services
Budget & Financial Management Assistance (BFMA)
218 Delaware Steet #301, KC, MO 64105
Jewish Vocational Services
4600 The Paseo, KCMO, MO, United States
Reconciliation Services
3101 Troost Avenue, KCMO, MO, United States
Domestic & Sexual Violence
Hope House
Call the Hotline: 816-461-HOPE (4673)
3100 Broadway #400, KC, MO 64111
We’re on a mission to break the cycle of domestic violence by providing the tools that allow individuals and families to make positive choices and lead self-sufficient lives.
Rose Brooks Center
Education & Vocational
Genesis School
3800 E. 44th Street, KC, MO 64130
TMC Behavioral Health: Employment
2211 Charlotte Street, KC, MO 64108
Forensic Services
AdHoc Group Against Crime
3116 Prospect Ave, Kansas City, MO, United States
Promoting Healing & Justice
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