Wooden toy workshop for kids

Westside Housing contractors Peak Roofing, Chirpirch Bros. Construction, and Heaters & Coolers, LLC are hosting a fun two-day event for children on July 22nd and July 23rd. Our volunteers will guide children in assembling their own racecars, monster trucks, and birdhouses from a kit on Tuesday. On Wednesday, we'll paint the assembled toys! Invite any children you know. Here are the details:

WHAT: Free wooden toy workshop
WHO: Children 5+
WHERE: Switzer Neighborhood Farm, W 20th Street and West Pennway
WHEN: Tuesday, July 22 and Wednesday, July 23 from 4 to 6pm

A big thanks goes to Certified Radon, LLC in Riverside for donating the materials! We hope to see you there.

Hispanic Needs Assessment now available.

The Hispanic Needs Assessment from 2013 and 2014 is now available. This survey and report was commissioned by the Latino Civic Engagement Collaborative. The report describes strengths, issues, and opinions of the Latino community in the Kansas City metropolitan area. You can review the executive summary (22 pages) here. The link to the full report (274 pages) is also available, though load time will be longer.

Newly remodeled UCM apartment now leasing!

Two-level, two-bedroom, one-bathroom apartment at 2034 Summit Street. Coin-operated laundry, recently remodeled. Call 816-421-8048 to take a tour!


Get your required homeowner education!

Westside Housing is now offering the 8-hour required HUD homebuyer course online! English and Spanish options are available. Click the image to go to the eHome website and start your training.

Westside Housing is your partner for remodels, rehab, or new construction!


Planting Flowers

Westside Housing has 40 years of experience building and rehabbing homes in the surrounding neighborhoods. Let us use our knowledge and experience to make your dream project a reality. Click here for more information, or contact Construction Project Manager Marlene Dade at 816-221-0286 for details.

Our Vision

Westside Housing believes that our original neighborhoods deserve to be restored with equity and justice, and in a manner that honors the unique identity of each community we serve. Homes that are not only healthy and safe, but also green and energy efficient create the foundation for truly affordable and resilient communities. Ultimately, the success of our city depends on the strength and vibrancy of our workforce neighborhoods.

Our Mission

Westside Housing's mission is to build robust sustainable communities. We work with residents, local businesses and key stakeholders to rebuild neighborhoods so they are safe, affordable and healthy places where diverse people want to live, work and play.  Westside Housing demonstrates the principles of sustainability in all lines of business and the communities we serve.


Westside Housing Organization, Inc.
919 West 24th Street,
Kansas City, Missouri 64108
Phone: (816) 421-8048
Fax: (816) 421-8131

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