Open Door Service Center, Inc.

Services Available to Pettis County:  (If funds are available. Case by case basis)

  • Utility assistance-water deposits, only

  • Clothing and shoes for new jobs

  • Adult and children diapers

  • Baby items

  • Winter coats

  • Feminine and personal hygiene products

  • Medical assistance- prescriptions (excluding opioids and narcotics)

  • Open Door Thrift Store vouchers

  • Emergency overnight lodging (Housefires, domestic violence-residents of Pettis County only)

  • Transportation to safe shelter

  • Food pantry and commodities

  • Other miscellaneous needs


What is needed​ to start an account:

-picture ID of head of household

-names & date of birth for everyone in household

-Proof of address to verify you live in Pettis County

Each person is required to speak with a case manager to find out which services they may be eligible to receive.

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Proud to partner with United Way

The Open Door Service Center &

Open Door Food Pantry

are both located at: 

111 W. 6th St.

Sedalia, MO 65301

 M.-Th. 9a.m.-1p.m.

(Covid hours)



Volunteer at

Open Door Service Center, Inc.

Thanks! A volunteer coordinator will be in touch with you soon to schedule you!


 Open Door

Service Center

Hours volunteers are needed:



Help needed includes:​​

  • Checking in patrons

  • Answering phone

  • Making coffee
  • Directing patrons
  • Be friendly and kind