Advocacy, Outreach, and Referral
The Lyon County ECKAN Center serves as a central source for ECKAN program information and other community programs serving low-income families.
Provides financial assistance for low-income adults to meet basic dental needs at the Flint Hills Community Health Center Dental Clinic in Emporia.
Schedule at the ECKAN Community Center office to apply
ECKAN Housing Choice Voucher Preliminary Applications
Paper copies available on site at the center.
Family Self Sufficiency Program
A voluntary case management program with a financial incentive available to all Housing Choice Voucher participants which provides a personalized plan to assist with your self-determined goals.
Summer Senior Farmer’s Market Nutrition Program
Provides checks good for purchasing fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, and honey at Farmers Markets to qualifying individuals 60 years of age and older.
Monthly income must be below 185% of the Federal Poverty Level
Program is available in the Summer-sign up dates will start the first week of June
Stepping Stones - Case Management
A voluntary case management program available to low-income adults working towards long-term goals and plans to exit poverty and/or maintain an independent living situation.
Schedule at the ECKAN Community Center office to apply.
Valerie Tindill, Director of Community Engagement
or 785-242-7450 ext. 7205
Paper copies available on site at the center
(also available online- http://www.eckan.org/weatherization/ )