Miami County

Community Center


Megan Choate – Human Services Coordinator – 785.242.7450  x7640

Hannah Fowler – Crisis Intervention Specialist – 785.242.7450 x7641


Mon-Fri, 9-12, 1-4

Call for an appointment.

Direct Contact Number – 913.246.4783

P.O. Box 153
110 E. Peoria St.
Paola, KS  66071

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ECKAN has been provided funds for direct assistance to local residents who are in need of support related to childcare, food, rent, utilities, transportation, other daily living expenses and adult education expenses. Funds were also set aside to support daycare providers.  These funds are available from now until December. To apply for services please complete the form located HERE

Head Start


Full Day Preschool

(Ages 3-5)


Home-Based Services

(weekly home visits for pregnancy 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

Online Interest Form

(913) 294-4880 OR 913-575-9491

Mon-Fri 8-Noon, 1-5

More information about Head Start


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.