Missouri Holiday Assistance

ARJ_Patient_AssistanceThere are many nonprofit organizations accepting applications for assistance during the holiday season. Many are specific to residents of Missouri.

Below is a list of organizations that may be able to help during the upcoming season.

Reach out to ARJ’s Patient Resource Coordinator with questions: 866-451-8804.

 

Thanksgiving Assistance Programs

Della Lamb Community Services

500 Woodland Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-842-8040

Della Lamb offers Thanksgiving food to those in need.
Applications open: Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

 

Grace United Community Ministries

801 Benton Blvd. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-231-5745

Grace United offers Thanksgiving food to people in the community.

 

Heart-n-Hand Ministries

200 B St. | Belton, Mo.
816-322-1133

Please sign up in early November to participate in Heart-n-Hand’s Thanksgiving Food Basket Program. Food will be distributed the weekend before Thanksgiving.

Applicants are required to provide: Photo ID and Social Security numbers for family members who plan to eat Thanksgiving Food Basket meals.

 

Christmas Assistance Programs

Community Service League

404 N. Noland Road | Independence, Mo.
816-254-4100

Community Service League offers Christmas meals and children’s presents.

 

Della Lamb Community Services

500 Woodland Ave. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-842-8040

Della Lamb offers Christmas assistance. Please call for dates and additional information.

 

Grace United Community Ministries

801 Benton Blvd. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-231-5745

Grace United offers gifts for children and Christmas food.

 

Salvation Army – Grandview

6111 E. 129th St. | Grandview, Mo.
816-966-8300

Registration dates: Oct. 14 – Nov. 25
Tuesdays, 2 – 6 p.m.
Fridays, 1 – 3 p.m.

 

Salvation Army – Independence

14700 E. Truman Road | Independence, Mo.
816-252-3200

Registration dates: Tuesdays and Thursdays through Nov. 22
9 – 11 a.m. and 1 – 3 p.m.

 

Salvation Army – Joplin

320 E. 8th St. | Joplin, Mo.
417-624-4528

Registration dates: Nov. 1 – 11
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Tuesday, Thursday, 1 – 6 p.m.

 

Salvation Army – Kansas City

5306 N. Oak Trafficway | Kansas City, Mo.
816-452-5663

Registration dates: Nov. 18 – Dec. 15
8:30 a.m. – Noon
1 – 4 p.m.

 

Salvation Army – Kansas City

3013 E. 9th St. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-483-8484

Registration dates: Oct. 9 – Nov. 16 (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
9:30 a.m. – Noon and 1 – 2:30 p.m.

 

Salvation Army – Kansas City

500 W. 39th St. | Kansas City, Mo.
816-753-6040

Registration dates: Oct. 9 – Nov. 16 (Tuesdays and Thursdays only)
9:30 a.m. – Noon and 1 – 3 p.m.

 

Salvation Army – Kansas City

6618 E. Truman Road | Kansas City, Mo.
816-241-6485

Registration dates:
Nov. 9 and 16, 10 – 5 p.m.
Nov. 22, 10 – 3 p.m.