Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Wyandot Center announces weekend coverage changes

KANSAS CITY, KAN. ----- With the recent opening of the new Rainbow Services, Inc., that provides 24/7 crisis stabilization resources, Saturday, May 31, will be the last weekend day that Wyandot Center’s Crisis Clinic at 1301 North 47th Street, Kansas City, Kan., will be open weekends.

After May 31, the 47th Street Crisis Clinic will continue to serve clients Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.

For crises experienced after-hours or on weekends, Wyandotte County residents can call the 24-hour Crisis Line at 913-788-4200. Families with youth in crisis can access nearby emergency rooms.

Wyandotte County adults, 18 and older, can go to Rainbow Services, Inc., 2205 West 36th Ave., Kansas City, Kan. (just east of 36th and Rainbow Blvd.). Rainbow Services provides crisis stabilization services 24/7 that include a Sobering Unit, Crisis Observation Unit and Crisis Stabilization Unit.

Rainbow Services is affiliated with Wyandot Center in partnership with Heartland Regional Alcohol and Drug Assessment Center (RADAC), Johnson County Mental Health Center and Kansas Department of Disabilities and Aging Services (KDADS). For more information about Rainbow Services, Inc., call 913-956-5620.