Health Care

Health care is the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of disease, illness, injury and other physical and mental impairments in humans.  Here are some resources you may find helpful.


Alzheimer’s Association
American Association of People with Disabilities
Brain Injury Association of America
Brain Injury Association of Kansas and Greater Kansas City
Brain Injury Resource Center
Catholic Charities
Center for an Accessible Society
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
Consumer Affairs – Reviews for Medical Alert Systems
County Offices in Missouri
Directory of Independent Living Centers
Disability Benefits 101
Focus On Independence
Great Plains ADA Center
HealthSherpa: Compare premiums for health exchange plans
Independent Living Research Utilization
Independent Living Resource Centre
KU Research and Training Center on Independent Living
Medical Alert Systems
Missouri Alliance for Home Care
Missouri Department of Mental Health
Missouri RX Plan
Mosaic Life Care
National Alliance on Mental Illness
National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability
National Council on Independent Living (NCIL)
National Institutes of Health (NIH) Caregiver Resources
National Organization on Disability
Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA)
Senior Health Overview
The Affordable Care Act
The Center 902 Edmond, St. Joseph, MO 64501, 816-364-4300
U.S. Department of Health & Human Services
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs
World Institute on Disability