Kansas City Regional Offices
The Missouri Division of Developmental Disabilities (DD) serves individuals with developmental disabilities such as cognitive disabilities, cerebral palsy, head injuries, autism, epilepsy, and certain learning disabilities.
Kansas City Regional Office is the primary point of entry for the following counties: Platte, Clay, Ray, Jackson, Lafayette, Cass, Johnson, and Bates. Kansas City does not provide paid services. However, regional offices purchase services from contracted agencies licensed by the Department of Mental Health or other national accrediting agencies.
Support Coordination is available in every county. Support Coordinators provide case management and are responsible for assisting with advocacy, linking people to services and assuring the health and safety of the individual supported. Regional Office staff are available to explain support coordination options in your county.
The Kansas City Regional Office organizational structure includes:
- Intake and Eligibility
- Employment Resource and Youth Transition Coordinator
- Autism Navigator
- Self Directed Services Coordinator
- Advocacy Specialist
- Family Support Coordinator
- Behavior Resource Team
- Regional Quality Enhancement
- Provider Relations
Providers that contract with the Division are supported by our Provider Relations and Quality Enhancement Units.
The Kansas City Regional Office is located at 821 E Admiral Blvd, Kansas City MO 64106. You may contact us by calling : 816-889-3400.