Programs and Services for People with Disabilities
Disability Services in Kansas City


Our award-winning headquarters maximizes the principles of Universal Design to create a functional and engaging space for those with or without disabilities. The 35,000 square foot structure features community gathering spaces, and is a model for the highest level of accessible planning, design and construction. Email or call us to schedule a tour for you or your organization.




Independent Living Services

The Whole Person offers a broad range of services to individuals with disabilities to increase their ability to perform day-to-day activities and reduce the need of support from family members, professional attendants or other caregiving services… (learn more)

Personal Care Assistance

The Consumer Directed Services program helps people with significant physical disabilities obtain assistance with personal care and daily activities to maintain or increase their independence.… (learn more)

Youth Services

Our youth services programs helps children and youth with disabilities develop skills needed for daily activities through a range of training, peer support and social activities. Providing a wide variety of activities help increase the confidence of youth as they transition into adulthood… (learn more)

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Consumer Wellness Program

The Whole Person is offering a series of FREE programs to promote health and wellness for consumers! Our programs include workshops in meditation, quitting smoking, personal safety, and nutrition. We will also include bingo, for fun!


Become a Volunteer

Support our mission as a volunteer. There are countless ways you can volunteer at The Whole Person from administrative assistance to joining our advocacy efforts....

Expressions Art Show

First Friday Art Show

Join us on May 2nd for our annual First Fridays Art Show. Expressions has featured paintings, drawings, photographs, ceramics, and handmade jewelry from 10-15 local artists each year with a wide range of physical and mental health disabilities.

Peer Support Groups
Connecting people with disabilities to address the challenges one face
Health & Exercise
Every Thursday attend our Peer Mentoring and Advocacy Group
Expos and advocacy around Kansas City.
TWP Events
Join us at our 4th annual Celebration Award Luncheon.


Thank You For Your Support!

Thank you to our volunteers, donors and business and community partners for supporting the mission of TWP!
Your ongoing support enables us to provide vital programs that ensure people with disabilities
can live, work, and enjoy their lives with independence.