People First of Missouri

write: PO Box 30142
Kansas City, Missouri 64112

call: (800)  558-8652 (toll free)


Welcome to People First of Missouri!

People First of Missouri is a self-advocacy organization that was formed by, is run by, and exists for people with developmental disabilities in the state of Missouri. 

Our membership consists of local affiliated chapters. We currently have over 20 local self-advocacy groups all over the state. People First of Missouri is a non-profit organization that promotes equality for people with disabilities so they can live the life they want in the community. To learn more about who we are and who supports us, click here.

PFMO at a Glance:

Read our Newsletter

Read the newest issue of PFMO news! Text-only version is clickable on this page too.

Message from the People Newsletter
Winter 2015-2016 or find the text file version here.
(Accessible version for screen readers)

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From our partners at DMH

Save the date on your calendar for
this year's Real Voices, Real Choices

August 21-23, 2016

Tan-Tar-A Resort; Osage Beach, Missouri

More info at:

New Statewide PFMO Officers

Introducing PFMO's new statewide officers

New officers have been elected for the 2016-2017 term. 

Photo, left to right:
Johannna Wortmann, Sergeant At Arms
Judy Moffett, Treasurer
Roger Crome, Vice President
Cathy Enfield, President
Katie Kinder, Secretary

Congratulations to our new leaders, and thank you to the many other excellent candidates!

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Heartland Self-Advocacy Resource Network

Learn about PFMO's new plan to improve our organization as a part of the Heartland Self-Advocacy Resourse Network by visiting our News and Events page.


PDF of the current draft of the Disability Rights Statement for Missouri

Read the current draft of the Disability Rights Statement for Missouri here




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