Agencies

American Red Cross
Provides a variety of services related to emergency and recovery help.
Phone Number: (316)219-4000
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A.W.O.L. Human Society
Volunteer organization to existing to provide ethical and humane treatment to lost, stray or abandoned animals.
Phone Number: (620) 331-7931
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Boy Scouts of America
To prepare young people to make ethical choices by instilling in them the values of the Scout Oath and Law.
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Momentum                                                                                                                                                                          Inspires and equips families and communities to resolve poverty and thrive.

CLASS LTD                                                                                                                                                     Assists individuals with intellectual or other developmental disabilities who have emergency basic human needs affecting their health and well-being.                                Phone Number: (620)331-8604                                                                               http://www.classltd.org

Community Access Center
A resource and referral center connecting individuals and families with services within our southeast Kansas area.
Phone Number:(620)331-5115
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Community Food Program
Provides immediate, short-term food relief for families in need.
Phone Number:(620)331-8572
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Community Mission for Improved Housing, LLC                                                                          Helps homeowners with limited resources, both physical and financial, to make their homes in good repair and safe. Builds relationships among their neighbors and brings hope and spiritual renewal to our community.                                                                                Phone Number  (620)331-1006                                                                                 www.cmihministry.org

F.A.S.T.
Immediate short-term financial assistance in crisis situations.
Phone Number:(620)331-5115
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Girl Scouts Kansas Heartland, Inc
Girl scouting builds girls courage, confidence and character who make the world a better place.
Phone Number:(316) 684-6531
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Hannah’s House
One year residential rehabilitation program for women 18 years and older struggling with addictions.
Phone Number:(620)331-1054
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Home, Sweet Home, Homeless Ministry                                                                                      Alleviates chronic homelessness by providing short term shelter that seeks to obtain long-term housing.  Establishes mentoring relationships and secure stable employment toward becoming productive members of the community.                                                         Phone Number: (620)331-0956                                                                   http://www.homelessmen.org

Imagination Library                                                                                                                          Provides free, age appropriate books monthly to preschool children so that they may build the knowledge for success in reading.                                                                                            Phone number (620) 332-1800                                                                                                        www.dollypartonsimaginationlibrary.com

Independence Historical Museum and Art Center
Preserve the history and culture of the community, promote the arts , develop activities to enhance education, and provide enjoyment to the community and its visitors.
Phone Number:(620)331-3515
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Independence Public Library                                                                                                           Provides up-to-date technology and reliable computer technology.  One-on-one computer help tailored for each individual’s needs, training with current software, computer basics and social media for adults and children.                                                                                      Phone Number: (620)331-3030                                                                              http://www.iplks.org

Kansas Children’s Service League                                                                                                   Promotes healthy childhood growth & development by helping families access immunizations & health care services for children.  Promotes & enhances safety in the home by providing supplies such as outlet covers, safe sleepers, cabinet locks, etc.      Phone Number: (877)530-5275                                                                                      http://www.kcsl.org

Kansas Legal Services
Provides immediate emergency legal representation to victims of domestic abuse and violence.
Phone Number:1-800-723-6953
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Midwest Pregnancy Center                                                                                                             Provides emotional support and practical assistance in an effort to lower the number of crisis pregnancies through education and counseling.                                                              Phone number: (620) 331-0700                                                                              www.midwestpcc.com

Neodesha Fire Department  Educates children regarding what to do in the event of an emergency and how to contact 911.                                                                                                   Phone number: (620) 325-2642

RSVP
Enrich lives and create strong, connected communities by optimizing the contributions of volunteers 55 and over.
Phone Number:620-332-1954
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Safe Kids Montgomery & Elk Country
Distribute child safety equipment to low income families and promote safety education for children 14 and under.
Phone Number:620-332-1912
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Safehouse Crisis Center, Inc.
Provides crisis intervention, emergency shelter, victim advocacy, public education and community awareness to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking.
Phone Number:620-251-0030
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Science & Technology Center
Open to young minds to the wonders of life around us, how things work and their importance and relationship to us and our world and how to preserve them.
Phone Number:(620) 331-1999
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Southeast Kansas Respite Services, Inc.
Provides families the much needed time off or relief from the constant care of family members with a disability.
Phone Number: 620-421-6550 Ext. 1642
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The Salvation Army
Provide emergency needs to local families with meals, rent, clothing, utilities, prescriptions, vision, medical, school supplies, and gifts at Christmas.
Phone Number:(620) 251-2686
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United Cerebral Palsy of KS
Major purpose is to advance the independence , productivity, and full citizenship of persons with cerebral pals and other disabilities.
Phone Number:316-688-1888
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UpperCut Boxing Club and Sharon Boyer Learning Center
Improve academic achievement, reduce discipline referrals, increase participation in school activities and improve high school graduation rate for minority and at-risk youth.
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