• Missouri Office 816-561-0304
    Missouri Office 816-561-0304
  • Kansas Office 913-871-4188
    Kansas Office 913-871-4188
  • Home Health Care, St. Joseph 816-364-0900
    Home Health Care, St. Joseph 816-364-0900


Group of consumers and TWP employees standing by a bus in Jeffereson City, MO

Who We Serve

Our Mission

The Whole Person connects people with disabilities to the resources they need by supporting independent choice and advocating for positive change in the community.

Our Vision

The Whole Person envisions a fully accessible community where opportunities and choices are not limited by disability.

Image of quote "When people are included in and connected to their community they are happier, healthier and more productive." Lily D'Ambrosia

Core Values

Our core values influence how we interact with each other, guide how we go about our work and fulfill our mission. Our core values are: Respect; Integrity; Inclusiveness; Commitment; and Collaboration.

The Whole Person provides services to people with disabilities and their families and strives to help them identify and implement resources appropriate to their situation.

We serve the following counties in *Missouri:  Cass, Clay, Jackson and Platte.

We serve the following counties in *Kansas:  Johnson, Leavenworth and Wyandotte.

*Our In-Home Care and Home Health Care are available in Missouri only. Consumer Directed Services (CDS) in Missouri and Home and Community-Based Services in Kansas (HCBS).

*The Whole Person’s Employment Services program provides services for MISSOURI RESIDENTS primarily through Missouri Vocational Rehabilitation. KANSAS RESIDENTS may contact Kansas Vocational Services which are provided through the Department of Children and Families (DCF) at 1-866-213-9079.  See EMPLOYMENT SERVICES page for more information.

We serve:

  • People with disabilities
  • Parents, spouses, siblings and significant others of people with disabilities
  • Schools
  • Businesses
  • Local government agencies
  • Volunteer organizations
  • Hospitals, health organizations and the medical community
  • Civic organizations
  • Churches/religious organizations
  • Veterans
  • Any individual or organization seeking assistance

We serve people across a full range of physical, sensory and mental disabilities. Our programs are offered free of charge to all people with significant disabilities, such as:

Brain/Head Injury
Cardiac Conditions
Cerebral Palsy
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
Degenerative Disease
Developmental Disability
Environmental Sensitivity
Hearing Disabilities
Learning Disability
Mental Health Disability
Multiple Chemical
Muscular Dystrophy
Multiple Sclerosis
Renal Conditions
Respiratory Conditions
Sensory Sensitivity
Spina Bifida
Spinal Cord Injury
Visual Disabilities