The Church is here to offer support and healing.
Families today are facing many kinds of issues. Please use this information as a starting point when you need to turn to someone for help or to seek resources for a loved one.
This list is by no means exhaustive. If you are seeking help and do not find what you are looking for here, please contact your priest or the Family Life Office for additional assistance.
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
(help with pornography use)
816-808-6544 (24-hour confidential hotline) www.myhousekcsj.org
Services: Support Groups, Clinical Therapy, Prayer and Education
816-471-7229 (24 hour hotline) www.kc-aa.org
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
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)