Community Resources

Alcoholics Anonymous – (785) 354-3888

Association of Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas, Inc. – (785) 234-4773,

Behavioral Health Services at Stormont-Vail West – assisting patients of all ages in crisis situations or psychiatric emergencies with inpatient and partial hospital services (785) 270-4600 or visit

Breakthrough House – Compeer, housing, emergency aid, and clubhouse for individuals with mental illness. Call (785) 232-6807 or visit

Catholic Charities – food/clothing assistance, housing/utility assistance, personal hygiene support, family support, refugee and immigration services, (785) 233-6300,

Celebrate Recovery – Topeka – 1912 SW Gage Blvd., (785) 272-7980,

Community Resources Council – (785) 233-1365,

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance Topeka – meets at Shawnee County Topeka Public Library on the third Wednesday of each month at 6:30 pm for support and education. Call (785) 271-5898,

Doorstep – emergency financial services for clothing, food, rent, transportation prescriptions, utilities to promote independence, (785) 357-5341,

Family Service and Guidance Center – behavioral health care services for children and families. Call (785) 232-5005 or visit

Food Assistance Program – (785) 296-2500,

Kansas City Regional HUD Office – 400 State Ave. Rm 200, Kansas City, KS 66101, (913) 551-5644, Fax (913) 551-5469

Kansas Tobacco Quit Line – 1 (800) 784-8669

Let’s Help – to assist in maintaining or gaining independence with food/clothing assistance, continued education services, senior employment services, and emergency services (785) 234-6208,

Marian Dental Clinic – dental care that provides payment plans, treatment coordination, and sliding scale fees to ensure affordability, (785) 232-2800,

Meals on Wheels – hot meals for seniors and homebound individuals in Shawnee, Jefferson, and Douglas counties,, (785) 430-2186

Narcotics Anonymous – (785) 232-5683

National Alliance on Mental Illness Kansas – (785) 233-0755, 1-800-539-2660,, or visit

National Alliance on Mental Illness Topeka – Local support groups and educational meetings for persons served and family members. Contact (785) 273-3072

Positive Connections – services and advocacy for individuals who are impacted by HIV/AIDS, sexually transmitted infections, and Hepatitis C, (785) 232-3100,

Prevention And Recovery Services – (PARS) 2209 SW 29th St., Topeka, KS 66611, (785) 266-8666

Safe Streets of Topeka/Shawnee

Salvation Army – resources for disaster relief, LGBTQ support, food, low-income, human trafficking, job training, veteran services, domestic abuse, after-school programs, substance abuse, housing, (785) 233-9648,

Shawnee County Health Department – affordable health care to Shawnee County, childcare licensing, health home visitation services, provides COVID19 information, prevention, vaccinations, and testing (785)251-5600,

Shawnee County Suicide Prevention Coalition – awareness of suicide and resources for prevention of suicide,

Shelter Plus Care (Housing & Neighborhood Development City of Topeka) – 620 SE Madison, Topeka, KS 66607, (785) 368-3711

Sunshine Connection – (Person Served Run Organization) 3434 SW 6th Avenue, Topeka Kansas. Open Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday (785) 232-0315.

Survivors of Suicide/HEAL Topeka – for family members and friends who have lost a loved one to suicide. Meets at Pozez Education Center, 1505 SW 8th.

Topeka and Shawnee County Public Library – provides resources such as after school meal program, career assistance, computer education, and senior services as well as library services, (785) 580-4400,

TRM – provides shelter to the unsheltered, support in obtaining and maintaining employment and financial security, food/clothing assistance, human trafficking services, and more (785)354-1744,

United Way 211 – resource line to connect people to volunteer opportunities, employment, food pantries, training, help for aging citizens, addiction prevention programs, affordable housing, and support groups – dial 211

 YWCA – health/financial support/resources for women and civil rights, (785) 233-1750,