Johnson County improves access to health and human services

Johnson County residents can now access various services using only one phone number.

Johnson County Government is launching OneAssist, a single telephone number for callers seeking assistance from county health and human service agencies and departments.

One call to 913-715-8989 now connects residents to resources and services from the departments of health and environment, human services, mental health and the county’s developmental supports agency.

“OneAssist means callers needing help from one or more of our health and human service agencies can connect with an individual who will get them to the correct resources they might need,” said assistant county manager Maury Thompson, who oversees human services departments.

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