Douglas County

Community Center

Contact
Lillie Okwuone /Kristin Walker
(785) 841-3357
Fax:  (785) 856-0671

Hours

Mon-Fri 9-Noon, 1-4

Call for an appointment


2518 Ridge Court
Lawrence, KS 66046

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Douglas Community Center

Applications

We have applications available for:

Head Start

Housing Choice Vouchers

Housing Douglas County Housing Authority

LIEAP

Project Deserve

RC&D Bicycle Program Coordination (Kids under 18)

Rental Housing

Weatherization

Case Management with Transitional Housing

Dental Program

Emergency Rental and Utility Assistance

Eye Glasses

Food Pantry

Open Monday, Wednesday, Thursday 9-Noon.

Available to individuals once every 30 days. Bring identification.

If you are new to us, call ahead to ask about the documentation you will need.

Homelessness

Services for Individuals and Families Experiencing Homelessness.

Referrals

School Supplies

Stepping Stones - Case Management

Is a collaborative process and is client driven. This case management program consists of assessment, planning, goal-setting, care coordination (follow-up/on-going communication), evaluation, and advocacy centered on supporting individuals and/or families as they strive to successfully exit poverty and/or maintain independent living.

Volunteer Opportunities

Individuals and Groups: check our Volunteer page or contact us

Warm Hearts

Head Start

FREE

Full Day Preschool

(Ages 3-5)

OR

Home-Based Services

(weekly home visits for pregnancy to age 3)

OR

Child Care

(for birth to age 3)

Helping your child and family be ready for school and lifelong success

We help find transportation resources

We serve children with disabilities

Now Enrolling

Head Start Contact
Online Interest Form

(785) 841-3357 or 785-842-2515

Office Hours:
Mon-Fri: 8-4

More information about Head Start

Weatherization

ECKAN may be able to provide at no cost to you housing improvements to:

  • Lower your bills
  • Make your home warmer
  • Increase safety

in income-eligible:

  • Single-family homes
  • Multi-family dwellings
  • Rental homes
  • Manufactured homes

Click here for more information and to see if you qualify.