RideKC Service to Warming Centers

Date:February 18, 2021
Effective:Feb 18, 2021

Several Warming Centers are available to people without shelter and people needing a warmer place. Please check hours and requirements of the shelters below. Some organizations are focused on helping people who are houseless, while others are open to the general public.

To plan a trip:

  • Use the trip planner on the home page of
  • Use Transit App, with GO directions and real-time bus tracking
  • Call the Regional Call Center at 816-221-0660 between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. on weekdays 

Street Medicine KC, 1444 E. 8th Street, KCMO: On the 11 Northeast-Westside. Northwest corner of 8th & Paseo.

Hope Faith Ministries, 705 Virginia Ave, KCMO: On the 11 Northeast-Westside. Warming center is located one block to the east of 8th & Tracy, on Virginia between 8th and Admiral.

True Light Family Resource Center, 712 E. 31st Street, KCMO: On the 31 31st Street, near the 31st & Holmes bus stop.

Cross Lines Warming Center, 1201 N 7th Street, KCK: On 101 State Avenue and 106 Quindaro. 

Marlborough Community Center, 8200 Paseo: 85 Paseo. 

Gregg/Klice Community Center, 1600 John Buck O'Neil Way: Near 18 Indiana on 12 12th Street.

Roger Sermon Community Center, 201 N. Dodgion Avenue, 64050: On 24 Independence.

Southeast Community Center, 4201 E 63rd St.: On 63 63rd Street, and near 18 Indiana and 21 Cleveland-Antioch. 

Hillcrest Community Center, 10401 Hillcrest Rd.: In the 99 South KC Flex service area. 

Scott Eicke Warming Center at Bartle Hall, 301 W 13th St, KCMO: Served by several routes at 12th and Wyandotte, including Troost MAX, Prospect MAX, 9, 11, 12, 18, 25, 47, 101 and 106.  

Warmning Buses

Subject to the availability of buses, RideKC provides Warming Buses for customers waiting for their bus at these locations when the temperature is 10 degrees or below. Hours may vary. 

  • East Village Transit Center in Kansas City, Mo.
  • Mission Transit Center
  • Independence Transit Center 
  • 47th & State Midtown KCK Transit Center, the Community Room will be available as a Warming Center as riders wait for transfers