Kansas Holiday Assistance


We’re happy to connect you to resources that may be able to help with food, clothing, and support during the holiday season.

The following nonprofit organizations are accepting applications in Kansas. (Additional programs are available to residents in the Kansas City Metro Area).

Please reach out to ARJ’s Patient Resource Coordinator to get started: 866-451-8804.


Downtown Social Services

350 N. Market | Wichita, Kan.

Medical care, government grants, holiday assistance; free diapers and toys for single parents with children; work items, food vouchers, and other services available.

Coat drive: Tuesday, Oct. 23.

Adopt-a-Family sign-up: Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the 350 N. Market location.

Please bring ID, proof of income, and proof of address (food stamps included).


Inter-Faith Ministries

829 N. Market St. | Wichita, Kan.

Food baskets, toys, clothing, and more. Call 316-264-9303 to apply.


Salvation Army

350 N. Market St. | Wichita, Kan.

Adopt-a-Family program available.


St. Anne Catholic School

2801 S. Seneca St. | Wichita, Kan.

Meals, food baskets, small toys, and other Christmas assistance is available.


Mondays – Thursdays, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Fridays, 8 a.m. – Noon


Wichita Citadel Corps

1739 S. Elpyco | Wichita, Kan.

Hours of operation: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Emergency assistance, Christmas gifts, Holiday meal delivery for seniors, bus passes, medications, plus, other assistance programs available.


YMCA – We Care Dinner

402 N. Market | Wichita, Kan.


2331 N. Amidon St. | Wichita, Kan.

Adopt-a-Family program.


Free Thanksgiving Dinner

Wednesday, Nov. 21, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

First come, first served.


Coat drive and tickets to local food pantries available.

Winter clothing available in December, including boots, gloves, coats, hats, and more.