Shelter Plus Care

Shelter Plus Care is a program authorized through the Missouri Department of Mental Health. Its purpose is to link rental assistance to supportive services for homeless individuals and their families who meet the program eligibility requirements.

For further information about this program, contact:   
Ellen Channels
816-531-8378 ext. 26
echannels@thehap.org

 

Eligibility Requirements
  1. An applicant must be homeless.
  2. Homeless individuals must be disabled.
  3. Applicants must have low income. Annual income must not be in excess of 80 percent of the median income for the area, as determined by the program guidelines.
  4. Applicants must be referred by a Case Manager, and be in active Case Management.

Referrals are made to the Missouri Department of Mental Health from one of the following agencies
Amethyst Place
Bettye Vaughns
1102 Benton Blvd., Apt. 1N
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 231-8783
(816) 231-8981 fax
Renaissance West
Adam Craft
5840 Swope Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 882-8633
(816) 333-0912 fax
Catherine's Place & Friendship House
Connie Poppino
2720 Gillham Road
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 531-7788
(816) 531-2457 fax
Research Mental Health Services - Common Ground
John Dean
6801 E 117th Street
Kansas City, MO 64134
(816) 966-0909
(816) 966-9773 fax
Comprehensive Mental Health Services
Mark Riley
10901 Winner Road
Independence, MO 64052
(816) 254-3652
(816) 257-2575 fax
Rodgers South
Keith Spare
2701 E 31st Street
Kansas City, MO 64128
(816) 861-7070
(816) 861-5087
Kansas City Community Center
Gene Morgan
1514 Campbell
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 421-6670
(816) 421-421-4701 fax
SAVE, Inc.
Ellen Channels
P.O. Box 45301
Kansas City, MO 64171-8301
(816) 531-8340 Ext. 26
(816) 531-0669 fax
Kansas City Regional Center
Linda Ward
PO Box 412557
Kansas City, MO 64131
(816) 889-3400
(816) 889-3325 fax
Swope Heath Services
David Waits
3801 Blue Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64130
(816) 923-5800 Ext. 6296
(816) 448-2948 fax
Rediscover Alt. Care
Renee Gardner
2980 Baltimore
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 931-6500 Ext. 2279
(816) 561-4426
Tri-County Mental Health Services, Inc.
(note: case management sub-contracted to Skylander and Mental Health Resources)
Malinda Schneider
3100 NE 83rd Street, Suite 1001
Kansas City, MO 64119
(816) 468-0400
(816) 468-6623 fax
ReDiscover Mental Health Services
Jean Schweer
901 Independence Avenue
Lee's Summit, MO 64063
(816) 246-6376
(816) 246-8207 fax
Truman Behavioral Health Network
Carol Bahmueller
2211 Charlotte
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 404-5795
(816) 404-5845 fax
ReDiscover Women and Children Substance Abuse Program
Jamie Wehmeyer
2980 Baltimore
Kansas City, MO 64108
(816) 931-6500 Ext. 2256
(816) 561-5197 fax
Truman Behavioral Health Network - Assertive Community Outreach
Jackie Penland
1800 E Truman Road
Kansas City, MO 64127
(816) 404-6322
(816) 404-6318 fax

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