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Valley Hope Association AC/ESS program allows treatment options for patients suffering from addiction without access to traditional care

September 29, 2016 by

Founded in 1967 in Norton, Kansas, Valley Hope operates 16 treatment centers in seven states across the Midwest and has helped thousands of people find recovery from addiction to alcohol or drugs. Valley Hope’s Tele-Behavioral Health Program has almost 200 patients currently treated online and has serviced thousands of others since its creation in 2007. […]

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We’re hiring!

July 8, 2016 by

Through the AmeriCorps VISTA program, and with the generous support of our friends at Literacy KC, we’re looking to hire a Project Coordinator. This is a one-year position working out of our downtown office on all sorts of exciting projects at the intersection of technology and community impact. Click on the links below to learn […]

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Code Across KC: Hacking for a healthier community

March 14, 2016 by

Five teams of coding gurus and health care experts banded together to make Kansas City healthier earlier this month at the Code Across KC event. The marathon day of planning yielded projects that could gather pertinent health data for the homeless population, as well as an app to make access to condoms easier. And those […]

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UMKC Cfa Prototype Jam

Get Your Community Websites & Apps Tested by KC’s First Civic UX Group

January 22, 2016 by

KC Digital Drive, Code for KC and Missouri Western University are launching Kansas City’s first civic UX testing group. At KC Digital Drive, we’re building technology applications to help solve social and civic problems in the community. As our civic-tech arm, Code for KC rounds up volunteer coders, data geeks and designers to build these […]

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