Crisis Support

Catholic Charities

816-221-4377  www.catholiccharities-kcsj.org
Services: Emergency Assistance, Health programs, Housing, Job Readiness, Veterans Services, Turn Around Re-Entry After Prison, Adoptions, Senior Care, Deaf & Disability


Domestic Violence Hotline 

1-800-799-7233 (24 hour hotline)  www.thehotline.org


My House*

(help with pornography use)

816-808-6544 (24-hour confidential hotline) www.myhousekcsj.org  
Services: Support Groups, Clinical Therapy, Prayer and Education


Alcohol/Drug Abuse

Alcoholics Anonymous

816-471-7229 (24 hour hotline) www.kc-aa.org

DrugRehab.com
provides information and answers for people fighting addiction, including national resources for rehab centers.

The Prevention Coalition
a site designed to educate parents, teachers, and concerned community members about teen drug use and ways to prevent it.


Kansas City Gamblers Anonymous

www.kcga4u.com


Courage and Encourage Apostolates*

(for those with same-sex attraction who wish to find support from the Church and support for family members of those with same sex attraction)
913-428-9893 (24 hour helpline) www.couragerc.org (international)
www.kcsjfamily.org/courage-and-encourage


Sexaholics Anonymous 

(local contact information): 913-599-9858
(international website) www.sa.org
(local resource website) www.sexaddictionkc.org


*Denotes apostolates directly supported and supervised by the diocesan Office of Family Life. All other service providers are independent. This list is provided to assist in the pastoral care of the faithful, however, no certification or endorsement by the Diocese of Kansas City-St.Joseph should be assumed.