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Don’t Believe Everything You Feel

I'm a house parent on property of a transitional living facility—Hillcrest…
Lou with The Thrift Stores

Interning at Hillcrest Platte County

Are you interested in the opportunity to work within a community…

Finding Community through Trivia with Hillcrest Platte County

Here at Hillcrest Platte County, we believe that community is…
Lisa Guess

From Supporter to Case Manager

I truly believe that God knew long ago that this is where I should…

Meeple-A-Thon

What is a Meeple-A-Thon? Meeple-A-Thon KC is a once-a-year,…

More Than Just a Home

As a “newcomer” to the Hillcrest Platte County staff, I never…
One of the thrift stores that Hillcrest offers the public

No ordinary thrift stores

Hang out long enough at any of our HPC-Thrift shops, and you…
Socially distant Gala attandees

Gala 2020: Online and on Point!

As the world has grappled with COVID-19 and shelter in place…
Flowers to brighten a persons day.

The Blessings of Apartment Sponsorship

Jane's Story Jane* grew up in a single-parent home. Her…
HIllcrest program resident thankful for all the hands that helped her.

I am Thankful and Grateful

The following letter was written around Thanksgiving by a former…
Kansas City skyline

From the Outside Looking in

Stop for a moment and picture the face of homelessness. Is the picture in your mind someone who works two jobs? Do you see a loving wife and the mother of three children? Does your picture show a twenty-two-year-old working towards a goal to graduate from college?
Hillcrest Clearance Outlet Building Front