Grants for Single Mothers in Kansas City and St. Louis

Assistance for Single Mothers Living in Kansas City

Free Food Assistance
  • Blue Hills Church of the Nazarene Food Pantry

Address: 10306 Blue Ridge Blvd, Kansas City, MO - 64134

Telephone number: 816-523-2833


Hours: Open on Tuesday from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Blue Hills Church of the Nazarene provides a food pantry where food assistance is made available to the populaces of Kansas City, MO.

  • Kansas City Community Kitchen

Address: 750 Paseo Blvd, Kansas City, MO - 64106

Telephone number: 816-561-8920


Hours: Open on Monday-Friday from 11:00 am-2:00 pm

The Kansas City Community Kitchen is one of the few programs created by the Episcopal Community Services, Inc. in Kansas City, MO, where food assistance is made available to single parents (moms), individuals, and families for free. Anyone is welcome to eat one of their delicious, nutritious meals with them. Call them to find out more about their kitchen.

Free Medical Assistance
  • Mercy Health Free Clinic

Address: 9520 James A Reed Road, Kansas City, MO - 23587

Telephone number: 816-763-1666


They provide healthcare services such as Counseling/Mental Health, Free Prescription Medications, and Health Education/Nutrition at little or no cost. They only attend to residents of Kansas City Area who are low-income earners and are without medical insurance and are open to help by appointments only.

  • Kansas City Missouri Health Department   

Address: 2400 Troost Avenue, Kansas City, MO - 30245

Telephone number: 816-513-6128


Hours: Open on Monday-Friday from 8:00 am-5:00 pm

The Health Department of Kansas City, Missouri, offers numerous healthcare services to the families, single moms, and individuals of the Kansas City Area at little or no cost. Anyone, regardless of income and availability of medical insurance are welcomed at the clinic. They are open to help by appointment only. Call or visit their site to find out about their healthcare services.

Utility, Rent, and Housing Assistance
  • Redemptorist Social Services Center

Address: 207 W. Linwood Blvd. Kansas, MO - 64111

Telephone number: 816-931-9942


The homeless, elderly, single moms and the disabled who are facing chronic poverty can get their basic needs satisfied at the Social Services Center. Their Emergency Client Assistance program covers rent/mortgage payments, and utility expenses that would provide stable housing and prevent immediate eviction.

  • Guadalupe Center Inc.

Address: 1512 Van Brunt, Kansas City, MO - 64107

Telephone number: 816-561-6885


The Guadalupe Center Inc. offers Family Support/Emergency Assistance Services, which includes utility assistance, and rental/mortgage eviction prevention assistance. They are open to help Monday-Friday from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.

Assistance for Single Mothers Living in St. Louis, MO

Food Assistance
  • Trinity Presbyterian Church

Address: 6800 Washington Avenue, St Louis, MO - 63130

Telephone number: 314-725-3840


Hours: Open on Wednesday from 1:00 pm-3:00 pm

Serving over 700 families annually, the Church strives to provide a food pantry where needy individuals (such as single moms) and families can have their food wants, and hunger satisfied. Clients do not need a referral and may only get food once a month. Food items made available for collection varies from meat to bread to vegetables distributed in brown bags.

  • Wesley House

Address: 4507 Lee Avenue, St. Louis, MO - 63115

Telephone number: 314-385-1000


Hours: Open on 3rd Thursday of the month from 1:00 am-3:00 pm

The Wesley House provides a food bank where free food bags are made available for collection to individuals and families facing hunger. Call their line to find out how you could benefit from their assistance.

Medical Assistance
  • Family Care Health Centers

Address: 401 Holly Hills Avenue, St. Louis, MO - 63111

Telephone number: 314-353-5190


The Family Care Health Center offers both dental and medical care services to anyone regardless of medical insurance at affordable prices. Sliding scale programs are available for the low-income, the underinsured, and people without medical insurance. Although only eligible clients can benefit from this program. Visit their site to find out more.

  • Grace Hill Neighborhood Health Centers Inc.

Address: 100 North Tucker Boulevard Suite 1100, St. Louis, MO - 63101

Telephone number: 314-814-8511

Medical care services may be obtainable for free to patients with meager incomes. You can get your medical expenses reduced there at a discount with their sliding scale program if you are without insurance or you are underinsured. Visit their clinic for immunizations, consultations, and other medical aids that you may need.

Utility, Rent, and Housing Assistance
  • Community Action Agency of St. Louis County Inc.

Telephone number: 314-863-0015


Their programs help to provide stable housing to individuals and families without homes or are on the brink of getting evicted from their homes. Other services offered include eviction prevention, Rental Housing Services, and counseling that can be beneficial to the homeless.

  • Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis

Address: 3701 Grandel Square - St. Louis, Missouri 63108

Telephone number: 314-615-3600


Get access to a wide variety of their assistance programs where utility bills, security bills, and rent expenses are covered. Families and individuals from a large number of surrounding counties in need of assistance can approach their office to get started.