Morris County

Community Center


Inside the CASA office at:

116 West Main

Council Grove, KS 66846

Kraig Kirchner
(785) 418-0351

Fax:  (620) 342-4686

9 a.m. -12 p.m. and 1-4 p.m. on Thursdays

Advocacy, Outreach, and Referral

The Morris 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.

Program can assist with transportation costs to ECKAN dental appointments.

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.

Volunteer Opportunities

Please contact Valerie Tindill, Director of Community Engagement

or 785-2427450 ext. 7205

Salvation Army Assistance

The ECKAN Morris County Coordinator coordinates Salvation Army funds for the county.

Qualifying individuals may receive emergency assistance on first come first serve basis if funds are available.

Must provide proof of need (i.e. copy of bill) and ID

Financial assistance when there is an eviction notice or utility shut off notice

Other emergency needs may be considered



Need help with high utility bills? ECKAN may be able to provide at no cost to you housing improvements to lower your bills, make your home warmer and increase safety in income-eligible, single or multi-family dwellings, rental homes, and manufactured homes. Click on the picture to see if you are eligible.