Family United Transportation Services
Host Melvin Merritt brings Audra Deja McCleod of Family United Transportation Services back to tell about changes and new services being offered.
Family United Transportation Service provides services to families with loved ones incarcerated in Missouri and Kansas correctional facilities. We believe in family unity and putting families first. In addition to Keeping Families Connected, we also offer exclusive services to senior citizens and others who desire to travel with us for personal needs.
Family United provides transportation to correctional facilities in Missouri and Kansas. Transportation is provided on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. (rotational basis) Want to learn more about our services? Please give us a call at (816) 533-5622 or send an email to [email protected].
Cop Watch with Occupy KC
Host Keith Brown El brings Ilea Laubar and Mike Chase of Occupy KC in to talk about a citizens eye on how the KC Police Protect and Serve. From teenagers on the Plaza to street people in Midtown Occupy KC has been observing the way the police do their job. While the Supreme Court says you have the right to record the police don’t always agree.
To get meeting notifications or to get more information
email – [email protected]
Facebook – Occupy Kansas City 2.0
Twitter – OccupyKC_2014
Calendar of Events
Governor Jay Nixon has vetoed the Department of Corrections budget line item for new or continuing Community Reentry Grants. All grant contracts terminate by July 31st . That means elimination of 2 million dollars in grant funds for Missouri Probation & Parole offices in communities around the state to assist offenders to learn to read, find employment and housing and get connected with other resources.
You can participation in a Missouri Association for Social Welfare conference call on this issue, Wednesday, July 16th from 10am to 11:30am by calling 712-432-1500 and the pass code is 167856#. For more information contact Christine Woody at 573-690-7662 or email [email protected]
The Kansas City Substance Abuse Treatment and Recovery Support Coalition will conduct a two day grant writing workshop, Wednesday July 16th and Thursday July 17th at the Salvation Army Adult Rehabilitation Center, 1351 E 10th ST, Rm 106. KCMO.
For information on costs, registration and classes offered contact JoAnn Stovall at 816-820-7739 or email [email protected] or Kelli Moore at 816-531-6050 or email [email protected]