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Mama Judi’s Homegoing Celebration

We had the Homegoing Celebration for our beloved Mama Judi on Saturday, Sept. 19th. Click on the image below to watch the video of our tribute to this dedicated Servant of the Lord.   In honor of Judi’s amazing life, we decided to share with you some pictures of her from when she was younger.  She was a beautiful woman, inside and out, at every age!

RideKC Earn-A-Bike + Bike Club

We are excited to announce that Healing House and the Recovery Community Center has partnered with the RideKC program.  Our participants engage in a multi week course that covers routine maintenance, road safety, skills practice and instructor led road trips. They will also cover Bike & Bus demonstration and route mapping.  For the participants who graduate the program, they will receive a helmet, bike lock, water bottle, lights and a bicycle!                      …

Emily’s Home for Women will Open in 2020

Emily LaGree We’re still on track to open this year, renovations continue on Emily’s Home, our sixth recovery home for women; in honor of Emily LaGree, a friend and supporter of Healing House who passed away in 2018. Our talented team have been putting the finishing touches on this beautiful home.Our future home will be named for Erin Langhofer, another friend and supporter of Healing House who passed away in Summer 2019. To donate to Erin’s Home click here and select “The Erin Langhofer…

Healing House Responds to COVID-19

Healing House Responds to COVID-19 The coronavirus epidemic has caused many businesses, churches and even treatment programs to shut down or reduce their services. However, at Healing House we are accepting new residents and providing them the support they need to continue on the road to recovery. In the process, we’ve had to almost completely change the way we do business. By implementing a number of new policies, we’ve ensured the safety of those who look to us for help.These new measures start with a revamped intake process. Prospective…

Michael Liimatta, Chief Operating Officer

Michael Liimatta began working with Healing House in January 2020. He has served in leadership positions with nonprofit organizations for over thirty years. Most of that time was spent with organizations that help the homeless and people who suffer from substance use disorders. He is a person in long-term recovery himself, having celebrated 35 years of continuous sobriety last October. Most recently, Michael served as Executive Director of Footprints, which provides outpatient treatment and recovery housing. He is founder of…

What is NARCAN, and Where Can I Get it?

NARCAN® (naloxone HCl) Nasal Spray is the first and only FDA-approved nasal form of naloxone for the emergency treatment of a known or suspected opioid overdose. NARCAN® Nasal Spray counteracts the life-threatening effects of an opioid overdose. Since most accidental overdoses occur in a home setting, it was developed for first responders, as well as family, friends, and caregivers—with no medical training required. If you, or someone you know needs Narcan, you may visit the Healing House Administration building or Recovery Community Center…

Sponsor a Mom & Newborn

Madeline’s Swaddle house is for beautiful newborns and their mothers who are embarking on a new way of life in recovery. A $550 gift will cover a month’s rent and allow much-needed bonding time for mother and baby. Of course, any amount you would like to give will help out in big ways! If you would like to help a new mom out, please click here to go to our Donation page to learn how you can make a difference…

The Perfect Holiday Gift.

Just in time for the holidays, beautiful homemade gift baskets delivered to your door! Choose from a variety of different flavors of bread, cookies, and fudge made with love! You can contact our very own Comfort Care to order via email or phone: ComfortCafeHH@gmail.com or call Lee at 816-883-5561 You can use this link below to download/print the menu and even fax it back to 816-255-2663 Gift Basket Order Form  

GIVING TUESDAY 2019

GivingTuesday is a global generosity movement unleashing the power of people and organizations to transform their communities and the world on December 3, 2019 and every day. When you donate to Healing House, you make it possible for us to continue bringing hope and healing to men and women in addiction recovery right here in Kansas City. We simply could not do what we do without your generosity! Click HERE to learn how to donate to Healing House for GivingTuesday.

Family Recovery Day on Saturday Sept. 7th, 2019

 Join us at Concourse Park for Family Recovery Day from 10 am to 2 pm presented by the Kansas City Recovery Coalition. There will be over 20 Addiction Recovery Support Agencies providing free resources as well as free games, free food, live music and more!

ANNUAL AUCTION SCHEDULED FOR SATURDAY, AUGUST 24TH 2019

The Annual Healing House Auction is scheduled for Saturday, August 24th from 6 to 9 pm in The Foundry at the Church of the Resurrection located at 13720 Roe Ave. Leawood KS. 66224. Along with a change of venue we will be serving an amazing Italian style buffet provided by the Healing House’s in-house catering- The Comfort Cafe.  Tickets are $50 or $400 for a reserved table of eight. All proceeds will benefit the Healing House. We are still in…