Founded in 1958
First Call, formerly called the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence, was founded in 1958 to serve the Kansas City metropolitan area.
First Call provides clinical, educational, and prevention services to individuals and families in Greater Kansas City impacted by substance use disorders. Our prevention and recovery services impact over 60,000 individuals each year in the Kansas City area.
First Call has an extensive written materials library on substance use disorders and recovery in the metro area, the Speas Resource Library. Materials are available to the public on request.
STOP THE SHAME
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George Lopez, Chair
Nicole Esquibel, Vice Chair
Eric Burtin, Secretary
Trisha Hokanson, Treasurer
Sergeant Garron Carter
Patrick James Martin
Richard D. Rhyne
Burtin & Associates, Inc.
J.E. Dunn Construction Group
Ivanhoe Neighborhood Council
Shaffer Lombardo Shurin
Kansas City Missouri Police Department
The University of Kansas Medical Center
Lathrop GPM LLP
President & CEO
email@example.com | 816.800.8052
Chief Financial Officer
firstname.lastname@example.org | 816.800.8053
Family Services Counselor
email@example.com | 816.800.8081
Megan Keller, MS, MAADC II
Family Services Team Lead
firstname.lastname@example.org | 816.800.8047
Michelle Irwin, CRPS
Community Outreach Specialist
email@example.com | 816.800.8046
Sarah Link Furguson
Development & Events Manager
firstname.lastname@example.org | 816.800.8048
Crisis Call Counselor
email@example.com | 816.800.8066
Community Prevention Specialist
DVaughn@firstcallkc.org | 816.800.8055