Resources and Links

Transportation Resource Catalog - A catalog of transportation services that can help locate free or low cost resources available to assist Missourians with transport to medical appointments.

Parents Can Find Help and Hope for Kids with Bipolar - Sometimes parents cry when they receive the news that their child has Bipolar Disorder. 

Parents naturally feel concern, fear, and even helpless about what could be ahead. Yet few moms and dads who hear the diagnosis doubt that something is seriously wrong with their child.  Diagnosis for early-onset Bipolar Disorder typically occurs after months or years of living with a troubled child who may have a history of very unstable moods, noticeable difficulty learning, and obvious problems making and keeping friends. read more

Love and Logic Parenting Classes - Love and Logic is a parenting workshop that provides parents and caregivers with practical and proven strategies for preventing and reducing behavior problems in children and youth. Lee’s Summit CARES offers the program through a collaborative effort with the Lee’s Summit School District and ReDiscover.  Parents can chose from three program formats depending upon the age of their child. The early childhood program is for use with young children 0-6 years, there is a general program for any age child/youth and a new format for parents of teens. more & register

Amethyst Place - A safe, supportive home in Kansas City for women in recovery and their children. The environment allows women and their children to start a new life by helping them build and practice new skills and assisting them in preparing for independent living within their community. learn more