Partner Agencies

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 United Way of Greater St. Joseph Partner Agencies

Thank you to everyone who gives to the annual United Way Campaign,

United Way of Greater St. Joseph improves lives by supporting the following 17 area Partner Agencies.


Bartlett Center
Serves as a focal point for community activity and programs including childcare and youth programs.



Big Brothers Big Sisters
Helps children reach their potential through professionally supported, one-to-one relationships with mentors who have measurable impact on youth.



Catholic Charities of Kansas City-St. Joseph, Inc.
Takes a multifaceted approach by providing housing and supportive services for homeless, disabled families; crisis pregnancy services; adoptions;senior transportation; emergency assistance; and workforce development.



The CENTER, A Samaritan Center
Provides professional, accessible counseling, psychological, and psychiatric services to promote the physical, emotional, social, and spiritual well-being of individuals.



Children’s Mercy
Serves the region as a pediatric medical center that provides comprehensive and specialized services to all children regardless of ability to pay. 



Community Missions (CMC)

Provides permanent housing along with supportive services for men with disabilities who have been chronically homeless.



Family Guidance Center for Behavioral Healthcare
Offers an array of services to help people who are living with mental illness or addiction disorders live longer, healthier lives.




Provides accredited preschool; youth out-of-school activities; immigration services; emergency assistance, food pantry, financial counseling; in-home/ medical, nutrition and volunteer placement services for seniors.



Legal Aid of Western Missouri

Provides free, quality, civil legal assistance for those who have nowhere else to turn.



Northwest Missouri Community Services

Provides multiple services to assist individuals and families in need to help improve stability.



Pony Express Council, Boy Scouts of America

Provides an educational program to build character, train in the responsibilities of participating citizenship, and develop personal fitness.



St. Joseph Safety and Health Council

Promotes prevention of injury, illness and death by by planning, conducting, promoting, and assisting in activities designed to decrease the number, severity, and cost of accidents. 



The Salvation Army

Assists those in crisis situations with residential shelter, emergency assistance, clothing, and household items. Also offers counseling, summer camps, and youth programs.



Specialty Industries

Provides meaningful employment to individuals with disabilities in our community.



United Cerebral Palsy of Northwest Missouri

Offers services to enhance independence and quality of life for children and adults with developmental disabilities, including early intervention, employment, and life skills.


Provides healthy activities for children, adults, and families, turning no one away due to inability to pay. 

816.233.9622 (YMCA)



Provides comprehensive domestic violence and sexual assault services, including a 24-hour hotline and shelter for women and children, as well as licensed childcare, childcare resources, fitness/recreation, and women’s programs.




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all the work listed above.