Medical Rehabilitation Center in Kansas City

What to Expect at Ability KC

Regain Your Independence, Discover Your Potential

Every service and care plan at our medical rehabilitation center in Kansas City is designed to help individuals and families reach their greatest potential. Whether a person is dealing with a congenital or acquired condition, we can help individuals of all ages regain their independence through educational, vocational, and therapeutic services.

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Therapist with green ABKC shirt with Brain Injury patient

Results-Driven Services

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Care for the Individual

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Build Brighter Futures

How We Approach Care

Ability KC takes an integrated approach to our care services as a medical rehabilitation center in Kansas City. Because each person has different needs, we tailor each individual care plan to the specific diagnosis, age, challenges, and goals of our patients and their families.

Our team will work with individuals to develop a care plan that can include intensive outpatient rehabilitation services, goal-based group therapies, and interest-based resources. Even when a patient completes their care plan at Ability KC, our team will always be here as a continued care resource.

What We Do

Care Team at Ability KC

Ability KC offers an integrated, personalized approach to care with a highly trained team offering a diverse range of specialties. When working with our medical rehabilitation center in Kansas City, here are a few of the specialists that individuals and families can expect to work with.

Case Managers

Our case managers serve as patient advocates and guide individuals and families through their journey at Ability KC.

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Social Workers

During this vulnerable period, our social workers help patients and families face their challenges head-on.

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Care Team

From nurses and therapists to speech-language pathologists, patients may have a variety of different specialists as part of their care team depending on their needs.

Our Values

Results-Driven Services

The main focus of all of our services is to help individuals make true progress throughout every stage of their treatment plan.

Provide Opportunities

Our team will always maintain a focus on helping individuals and families achieve the goals and milestones important to them.

Care For the Individual

Ability KC believes in presenting educational and treatment environments tailored to individual client needs throughout their continuum of care.

Celebrate Success

We will be by your side to celebrate the achievements earned through creating clear, concise communications regarding the impact and outcomes of our programs.

Prepare For the Future

The Ability KC team will help all patients maintain financial viability during their time with us and following the completion of their care plan.

Ability KC’s History

Ability KC is built on a strong founding legacy that continues to inspire the work done each day for children, adults, and families with disabilities. After 75 years and thousands of success stories, our founding organizations, Children’s Therapeutic Learning Center and Rehabilitation Institute of Kansas City, came together as Ability KC.

Today, we take pride in being the leading provider of therapeutic, educational, and vocational services.

Our History

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A Better Tomorrow Starts Here

Our mission at Ability KC is to build brighter futures for children, adults, and their families through our services and programs.

We proudly provide a unique continuum of care that serves people of all ages through educational, vocational, and therapeutic services. Learn more about our eligibility requirements or get started with our admissions guide.

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A Brighter Future Starts Here

Please feel free to reach out to our team regarding any questions or comments you may have about our medical rehabilitation center in Kansas City.

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Meet the Ability KC Team

The staff at Ability KC are highly qualified professionals who are passionate about helping people of all ages achieve their unique goals.

Each member of our team is committed to providing the highest level of care and to helping patients reach their full potential.

Meet Our Team

What Our Patients Have to Say

  • When I think about Ability KC, I think of a group you can depend on and they really become like a small family for you.

    Testimonial from Amora

  • There’s no words to express how I feel about Ability KC and the people who helped me get to where I am today. And showing me how I can be better tomorrow.

    Testimonial from Trin

  • Our son can run, jump and do all of the normal things kids are supposed to do, which he wasn’t able to do before Ability KC.

    Testimonial from Keva and Matthew, Parents