Skip to main content

Kids Eat Free!

Meal Program at Children's Mercy

A child holds a plate of lunch at Children's Mercy Kids Eat Free program.

Children’s Mercy participates in the USDA Summer Food Service Program. A free meal for kids ages 1 through 18 is available on specified days and times at participating sites through Friday, Aug. 20, 2021. Meals are “grab and go” and do not need to be eaten on-site.

To learn about when and where meals are offered, please see below.

Children’s Mercy Adele Hall Campus

2401 Gillham Rd, Kansas City, MO 66103

  • Monday through Friday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • Fresh sack lunch and allergy-free meal available at the moon desk.
  • Fresh produce bags available on Wednesdays while supply lasts.
  • If you do not have an appointment at Adele Hall:
    • Come to the circle drive at the front of the hospital.
    • Call (816) 234-3000, ext. 57480 upon arrival to let a volunteer know how many meals you need.
    • Let the valet know you are there to pick up the free sack lunch. The valet will bring the sack lunch(es) to you.

Children’s Mercy Clinics on Broadway

3101 Broadway Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64111

  • Monday through Friday, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
  • No meal service July 5, 2021.
  • Fresh sack lunch and allergy-free meal available.
  • Fresh produce bags available on Tuesdays and Thursdays while supply lasts.

Children’s Mercy East

20300 E Valley View Pkwy, Independence, MO 64057

  • Monday through Thursday, 12:30 to 2:30 p.m., ends July 31, 2021.
  • Non-perishable meal available.

Children’s Mercy Hospital Kansas

5808 W 110th St, Overland Park, KS 66211

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, 8:30 to 10:30 a.m.
  • No meal service July 5, 2021.
  • Non-perishable meal available.

Children’s Mercy Northland

501 NW Barry Rd, Kansas City, MO 64155

  • Tuesday through Thursday, 12:30 to 2 p.m.
  • Non-perishable meal available.

Questions? Email

Support during COVID-19

Many families in our community need extra support right now. Children’s Mercy has gathered resources for Kansas and Missouri families who need assistance with food, transportation and other basics during the COVID-19 pandemic.

View our Resources in the Community During COVID-19 page


This institution is an equal opportunity provider. Lunches are supported in part by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).