HRCU's Response to COVID-19

Support Services

United Way of Greater Kansas City – Supports 23 surrounding counties providing access to thousands of resources. Call 211 or visit

Catholic Charities of Kansas City & St. Joseph – Offers emergency assistance including a network of food pantries, assistance with baby supplies, and connections to other community resources. Visit

Catholic Charities of NE Kansas – Provides a safety net for people of all faiths who are trying to make ends meet including food support, rent and housing support, utilities and more. Call 913.621.1504 or visit

Metro Lutheran Ministry – Offers support to people in both Kansas and Missouri for rent and utility support, emergency assistance and provisions for basic needs. Call 816.931.0027 or visit

Cross Lines Community Outreach – Provides programs for rent and utility assistance, case management, food pantry and commodities, shower and laundry services and a community kitchen distributing sack breakfast and lunch. Call 913.281.3388 or visit

Community Action Agency of Greater Kansas City (CAAGKC) – Offers the following support in Clay, Jackson and Platte, MO counties including case management, food and toiletry pantries, emergency services for children including clothing, utilities and other services. Call 816.858.5153 or visit

Jewish Family Services – Offers the following assistance to those in both Kansas and Missouri including food, housing, and employment. Call 913.327.8250 or visit

Harvesters – A regional food bank serving a 26-county area of NW Missouri and NE Kansas providing food and related household products to more than 760 nonprofit agencies including food pantries, homeless shelters and others. Call 877.353.6639 or visit