Social Services

Resources on all aspects of domestic and intercountry adoption, including adoption from foster care. Includes information for prospective and adoptive parents; information about searching for birth relatives; and resources for adoption professionals.

The Department of Aging Services functions as the Area Agency on Aging for Cass, Clay, Jackson, Platte and Ray counties in Missouri.

Organization that serves the Latino communities of greater Kansas City by providing educational programs, facilitating access to health and social services, promoting and providing Latino cultural enrichment events, and sponsoring social activities.

The INSN website provider information about street newspapers all over the world, including links to their websites and social media pages.

Provides social service and emergency assistance programs to meet the needs of the poor.

View adoption events, children available for adoption in Missouri, and other adoption resources.

The Adoption Information Registry is a service within the Missouri Children's Division by which Adult Adoptees (age 18 and over) and Biological Parents or Adult siblings may indicate their desire to be contacted by each other upon the voluntary registration of all parties to the adoption.

Information on services and programs for seniors in Missouri.

Categorized directory of disability resources online for Missouri.

This website, sponsored in part by the Missouri Dept. of Corrections, is aimed at finding services such as housing, education, job training, medical/healthcare, and more for ex-offenders.