Nutrition – families are helped with food items that provide a targeted amount of nutritional support.
Typically, three to five days' worth of support is provided, based on the case.
This instituion is an equal opportunity provider.
Medical – through our partnership with Kansas City's Medicine Cabinet, non-emergency medical support (prescription medicine, eyeglasses, hearing aids, etc.) can be provided to qualified applicants.
Rent/Mortgage – families facing eviction or foreclosure can be assisted with rent or mortgage payments (when funds are available).
Utilties – families facing utility shut-off can be assisted with utility payments (when funds are available).
Identification – individuals can be assisted in obtaining birth certificates or other identification.
Clothing/Personal Needs – clients seeking nutritional support can also shop for clothing or personal hygiene items as they are available.
School Supplies/Tennis Shoes – in August, qualifying families can receive assistance with school supplies, tennis shoes, and other school-related resources.
Christmas – in December, qualifying families can receive assistance with children's Christmas presents, Christmas decorations, and a Christmas meal.
Not all services are provided at all CSL locations, and most services are dependant on the availability of funds.