First Call Alcohol/Drug Prevention & Recovery

First Call Alcohol/Drug Prevention & Recovery


Human ServicesBoard of DirectorsNonprofit Member

About Us

First Call provides clinical, educational and prevention services to individuals and families in the Greater Kansas City area impacted by substance use disorders. The agency also operates a 24-hour, seven days a week crisis call line (816-361-5900).

Founded in 1958, First Call is a key catalyst for building capacity among 400+ Greater Kansas City area substance abuse, health care, behavioral health and support providers.


First Call
2019 Gratitude Luncheon
2019 Celebrity Golf Tournament
2018 Celebration Evening


Recovery Advocate
Category: Health Care (Behavioral, Psychiatric)
FIRST CALL JOB DESCRIPTION   Title: Recovery Advocate Department: Recovery Services Report to: Director of Recovery Services   Why First Call? First Call’s values of person-centered service, community, collaboration, and kindness are foundational for the agency’s focus on accessibility, commitment to data-driven practice, and diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) as we work toward our mission to more
Contact: Melissa Gard
Phone:(816) 361-5900
Fax:(816) 361-7290