The Whole Person connects people with disabilities to the resources they need by supporting independent choice and advocating for positive change in the community.
The Whole Person envisions a fully accessible community where opportunities and choices are not limited by disability.
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.
- People with disabilities
- Parents, spouses, siblings and significant others of people with disabilities
- Local government agencies
- Volunteer organizations
- Hospitals, health organizations and the medical community
- Civic organizations
- Churches/religious organizations
- 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 those listed below.
|Cardiac Conditions||Cerebral Palsy||Chronic Fatique Syndrom||Degenerative Disease|
|Hearing Disabilities||HIV/AIDS||Learning Disability||Lupus|
|Mental Health Disability||Multiple Chemical||Muscular Dystrophy||Multiple Sclerosis|
|Polio||Renal Conditions||Respiratory Conditions||Sensory Sensitivity|
|Spina Bifida||Spinal Cord Injury||Stroke||Visual Disabilities|
*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.