Resources-Providing access to a growing network of industry professionals

In support of our mission to empower the Kansas City area music community through health care programs and to promote music career development, MMF provides these resources. Please let us know about inaccuracies or links to new resources we could provide here.

Hotline Phone Numbers

Crisis Text Line
Text Hello to 741-741
A free, 24/7 textline for people in crisis

National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (800) 273-8255

National Suicide Prevention TTY (800) 799-4889

National Suicide Prevention (Veteran Specific) (800) 734-2433

Veronica’s Voice: Sexually exploited in Kansas City (816) 728-0004

AFL-CIO: St. Joseph, MO (816) 364-1131

AIDS Hotline (800) 342-2437

AIDS/HIV Nightline (800) 628-9240

Alcoholics Anonymous:
Kansas Adult Children (913) 384-4653
Missouri Adult Children (816) 373-8566
AA Missouri-Kansas City office (816) 471-7229

Alliance Against Family Violence (800) 644-1441

CDC National Hotline (800) 232-4636

Child Abuse Kansas (800) 922-5330
Child Abuse Missouri (800) 392-3738

Comprehensive Mental Health Services, inc. office (816) 254-7755

Domestic Violence (816) 463-5463

Elderly and Disabled Abuse/Neglect
Kansas (800) 922-5330
Missouri (800) 392-0210

Homeless (816) 474-4599

Hope Haven (Domestic Violence) office (816) 380-4663

Hope House (Domestic Violence) (816) 461-4673

Joyce H. Williams (Domestic Violence) (913) 321-0951

Kansas City Metro Area Domestic Violence (816) 468-5463

KC Anti-Violence Project (816) 561-0550

National Run-Away Switchboard (800) 786-2929 = 800 runaway

New House (Domestic Violence) (816) 471-5800

Rape Crisis Line (813) 531-0233

Rose Brooks Center (Domestic Violence) (816) 861-6100

Safe Haven/Synergy Services Northland (816) 452-8535
Synergy Hotline (888) 233-1639

Teen Rape Crisis (816) 531-0233

The Trevor Project (LGBT) (866) 488-7386

Health & Emergency Resources

Midwest Music Foundation Abby’s Fund for Musician’s Health Care

Future of Music Coalition Get the HINT –Health Insurance Navigation Tool

Future of Music Coalition

Kansas City Free Health Clinic

Jackson County (MO) Health Department

Affordable Care Act (

AHIRC: The Artist’s Health Insurance Resource CenterFantastic Resources for residents of any state

American Federation of Musicians: The Lester Petrillo Memorial Fund For Disabled Musicians

Aunt Bertha: Search for free or reduced cost services like medical care, food, job training, and more; organized by Zip Code.

Blues Foundation, Memphis, TN: Blues Foundation HART Fund

The Coda Jazz Fund

Community Health Council of Wyandotte County

Duchesne Clinic

Early Detection Works
Free breast and cervical cancer screenings for qualifying Kansans

Free Health Insurance Quotes Resources for Affordable Prescription Medicine

Gospel Music Trust Fund

JayDoc Free Clinic

Jazz Foundation of America, New York: Jazz Musicians Emergency Fund

Johnson County Community College
Dental Hygiene Clinic
Form for perspective patients (scroll down)
Or call (913) 469-8500, ext. 3915

Kansas City Addiction Recovery Centers: Reviews and Ratings

Kansas City Blues Society-Michael Shannon Musician’s Fund

Kansas City Inpatient Drug and Alcohol Rehab Programs

KC Care Clinic

KC Health Resource
KC Health Resource Guide

KC Women Mobile Mammography

KU-University of Kansas-School of law-Medical Legal Assistance

Mercy & Truth Medical Missions, Inc Local and international medical mission

Music Health Alliance

Music Maker Relief Foundation


Musicians Foundation, New York: Musicians Foundation

Narcotics Anonymous

Red Dirt Relief Fund provides a safety net of critical assistance for Oklahoma music people in times of need.

Riverview Health Services

Rundstrom, Tureen & Bennett Cancer Fund Musician’s assistance and Cancer Fund

Samuel U. Rodgers Health Center

Show Me Healthy Women
Free breast and cervical cancer screenings for qualifying Missourians

Sounds of Saving Healing through music. Leveraging the power of music to fight suicide and depression

Southwest Blvd Family Health Care

Sweet Relief Musician’s Fund, financial assistance for professional musicians

Swope Health Services

Truman Medical Centers

United Way of Greater Kansas City

University of Missouri, Kansas City Dental School


Wyandotte County Guide to Safety Net Clinics


Kyle Harsha
Financial and Wealth Advisor
HD Vest Investment Services

Press & Blog Contacts

Press Contacts

The Bridge, 90.9FM, VP of Radio: Jon Hart, Director of Music: Sarah Bradshaw,
Eight One Sixty Host: Chris Haghirian
Michelle Bacon, digital content writer

The Buzz 96.5FM
Sonic Spectrum Host: Robert Moore
Homegrown Buzz Host: Jeriney

INK Magazine
Web Contact Form

The Kansas City Star
Music Editor: Tim Finn

KC Live and Local

Music Director: Evan Campbell

KCPT’s Arts UploadRandy Mason, Executive Producer
Angee Simmons, VP of TV & Marketing

KC Studio
Heidi Nast, Community Arts Liaison

Music Producer: Michael Byars

Wednesday Midday Medley Host: Mark Manning
Under The Radar Host: John Todd

The Pitch
Web Contact Form


Audio & Gear

Venues & Booking

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