FREE Meals Being Offered For Those 18 & Under

UPDATE (March 20, 2020 • 7:05 p.m.): Web page has been changed to reflect change in meal locations.

While schools are closed due to the pandemic, the Missouri Department Of Health & Senior Services (DHSS) will be offering free breakfasts and hot lunches (all to-go) to youths 18 and under at locations throughout Kansas City, starting Monday, March 23. 

All meals are carry-out to avoid "congregate eating." To also prevent groups from forming, some sites will have the meals ready to immediately take and go at the door while others may deliver the meals to cars as they pull up.

The meals will be offer at these locations Mondays through Fridays, 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.:

St. Luke Memorial Church
3100 E. 31st St.
Kansas City, MO 64128

Clymer Community Center
1301 Vine St.
Kansas City, MO 64106

Riverview Gardens
299 Paseo Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64106

Christ Temple
3544 Highland Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64109

Morningstar Youth & Family Life Center
2525 E. 27th St.
Kansas City, MO 64127

St. James UMC-Paseo
5540 Wayne Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64110

West Bluff Community Center
1212 W. Bluff Dr.
Kansas City, MO 64108

Mt. Sinai MBC
3634 Brooklyn Ave.
Kansas City, MO 64109

School identifications are not required.

Each youth will two meals, a hot lunch and a cold breakfast that could be eaten later.

Contact DHSS at (800) 825-0490 for more information.

DHSS Flyer