Abundant Life Care

“…I have come that they may have life, and that they may have it more abundantly.” John 10:10 




Abundant Life Care Ministry

You are not alone. You may be struggling with some of life’s most difficult challenges or celebrating one of life’s greatest joys. The Abundant Life Care Ministry Team is trained to help walk with you and connect you with resources and people.  

If you or someone you love is in crisis, call 9-8-8 to reach the Suicide & Crisis Lifeline. 

Hospital Visit

Click below to schedule a hospital visitation from someone on our Care team.


Let us help you plan a funeral so you can honor the memory and celebrate the life of your loved one. 

Financial Assistance

Fill out the form below to share your need, and one of our Care Ministry staff members will be in touch to discuss it with you. 


At the Lee's Summit and Independence Abundant Life Food Pantry, you’ll find anything from milk, eggs, and meat to hygiene items and clothes for the family. (Clothing only at Independence)


Our team is here to support and encourage you through the power of prayer. Click below to share your prayer request.

Birth of Baby

Congratulations on your newest addition! Click the link below to let our Care Ministry team know how we can best care for you and your family as you navigate life with your new baby. 


Congratulations on this exciting step in your life!  

Required: Both bride and groom must have completed Abundant Life Next Steps class for membership. Click here for more information on Next Steps Class. If you are both already members of Abundant Life, you may click the link below to fill out the Wedding Form and a member of our Care Team will contact you.  

Recommended: Complete the pre-marital Merge course. Click here for more information on Merge.  

Once the above is complete, click below to complete the form and we will email you with additional information. 

Abundant Life Counseling Center

Everyone has emotional and relational needs. Abundant Life Counseling Center is intentional about providing services to those in need so that they can live healthier, more fulfilling lives and begin to heal in areas that have been broken. 

Abundant Life Counseling Center values our clients, setting confidentiality, trust, truth, professionalism, and humility as priorities. We believe that Scripture is the key to understanding the essence of what it means to be human and provides guidance to living abundantly. 

Abundant Life Care Ministry

Grief / Loss Support Resources

Loss is confusing. You have many questions about things you may have never faced before. It can be difficult to find people who understand the deep hurt you feel and resources to help you process and heal from grief. Our Care Ministry team has compiled a list of resources for you as you navigate grief and loss.  


Local Resources

The resource lists below have been compiled in hopes of connecting the Abundant Life family with additional, specific support in times of need. 

Each category contains a list of mostly local, Kansas City-based resources designed to assist individuals and families with care related issues. 

Disclaimer: Abundant Life accepts no liability or responsibility to any person as a result of any reliance upon the information and services provided. This site offers links to other sites, thereby enabling you to leave Abundant Life’s website and go directly to the affiliate link. Abundant Life does not own and is not responsible for the content of any linked site or hyperlink provided within a linked site listed below. 

Abundant Life Financial Assistance Form 

United Way of Greater Kansas City: Dial: 211 

Salvation Army Online Applications 

Lee’s Summit Social Social Services : 816-525-4357 

Community LINC Emergency Assistance: 816-531-3727 

Lee’s Summit Housing Authority 

111 SE Grand Ave., Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 

Phone number: 816-524-1100 

Community Services League Register Online 

United Way Homeless Housing Assistance Dial 211 

Homeless Services Coalition  Resource page for shelters and community resources 



City Union Mission 

1310 Wabash Kansas City, MO 64127 

Hotline for the Homeless: 816-474-4599 

Hope Center KC 

2800 E Linwood Blvd Kansas City, MO 64128 


Salvation Army Crossroads Family Shelter 

14704 E. Truman RD Independence, MO 64051 


Forest Avenue Family Shelter (Women & Families) 

4300 Forest Avenue Kansas City, MO 64110 



918 East 9th St Kansas City, MO 64106 

General Homeless Hotline: 816-472-5664 

Youth Hotline: 816-309-9048 

Shalom House (Men) 

2601 Ridge Ave, Kansas City, KS 66102 


Shelter KC 

1520 Cherry St Kansas City, MO 64108 


ReHope (Transitional Housing for domestic violence/trafficking victims) 

Online Application 

Hope House: 816-461-4673 

Hope Haven: 816-380-4663 

Rose Brooks: 816-861-6100 

New House Shelter/New House KC: 816-471-5800 

Synergy Services (Kids and Teens): 816-587-4100 

Mother’s Refuge (Moms) 

11004 E. 40 Hwy. Ste 132 Independence, MO 64055  


Sheffield Place (Families) 

6604 E. 12th St. Kansas City, MO 64126 


Community LINC Transitional Housing (Families) 

4012-14 Troost, Kansas City, MO 64126 


River of Refuge 

5155 Raytown Rd, Suite 101 Kansas City, MO 64133 


Hillcrest Transitional Housing

501 SW Mission Rd., Lee’s Summit, MO 64063  


Abundant Life Food Pantry Lee’s Summit 

Hours: 2:00-6:00 PM Mon & Wed 


1300 SW Jefferson St Lee’s Summit, MO 6408

Abundant Life Food Pantry Independence 

Hours: 3:00-6:00 PM Tues 


112 W 23rd St S Independence, MO 64055


Lee’s Summit Social Services 

Home – Harvesters Click on “Get food assistance.”

Lee’s Summit Social Services 

Call for appointment: 816-525-4357 

108 SE 4th St, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 

Church on the Rock Outreach 

Call for appointment/limited times: 816-246-7625 

1700 SW Market St Lee’s Summit, MO 

Coldwater of Lee’s Summit (Food & Clothes) 

Call for appointment/limited times: 816-786-0758 

838 SW Blue Pkwy, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 

Journey Impact Center 


463 SW Ward Rd Lee’s Summit, MO 64082

Woods Chapel Grace Place 


4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee’s Summit, MO 64064

HGC Development Corp 


5704 Norfleet Rd Kansas City, MO 64133 

Also visit 

Abundant Life Independence Food Pantry and Clothes Closet 

Open 2:00-5:00 PM Tues 


112 W 23rd St S Independence, MO 64055 

United Way of Greater Kansas City: Dial 211 

Single Mom’s KC 



11539 W 83rd Terrace, Overland Park, KS 66214 

Lee’s Summit Social Services 


108 SE 4th St, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063

Woods Chapel Grace Place 


4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee’s Summit, MO 64064 

Journey Impact Center 


463 SW Ward Rd Lee’s Summit, MO 64082 

Ride KC  


Transit Services 

OATS (medical, disability, senior, etc) OATS Transit 

MO Rides 

How to become a foster parent (MO):BECOME A FOSTER PARENT | CORNERSTONES OF CARE 

How to foster to adopt from the foster care system (MO): Adoption from Foster Care ( 

How to become a foster parent (KS): Foster Care – KVC Kansas 

How to foster to adopt from the foster care system (KS): Adoption – KVC Kansas 

Become a respite provider: Give Respite Care to Missouri and Kansas Kids in Foster Care ( 

Private adoption:  

American Adoptions – What is Private Adoption?;  

Zoe's House Adoption Agency ( 

Cornerstones of Care: Cornerstones of Care 

Missouri Baptist Children’s Home Missouri Baptist Children’s Home  

Enjoy Meadows Joy Meadows 

Goodwill Lee’s Summit Thrift Store 

440 SW Ward Rd, Lee’s Summit MO 64081 


 Hillcrest Thrift Store 

936 SE 3rd St, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 


 LS Social Services Thrift 

108 4th St, Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 


 Red Racks Thrift Store 

203 SE 3rd St Lee’s Summit, MO 64063 


 Salvation Army 

838 SW Blue Pkwy, Lee’s Summit, MO 64081 


Quick Reference:

United Way: 211 

Suicide Hotline: 988 

Child Abuse Hotline: 1-800-392-3738 

National Domestic Violence Hotline: 1-800-799-7233 

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 1-800-273-8255 

National Sex Trafficking Hotline: 888-373-7888 

Crisis Text Line: Text HOME to 741741 

Missouri Resource Guide