Enforces child support orders, locates absent parents and their property, gets an order of paternity, gets an order for cash child support, gets and enforces an order for health insurance coverage for a support, gets and enforces an order for health insurance coverage for a regularly. CSE automatically serves families receiving Temporary Assistance to Families (TAF), foster care, medical assistance, food assistance, and child care assistance. CSE also serves any family, regardless of income or residency, who needs and applies for CSE services.
Douglas County Child Development Association (DCCDA)
935 Iowa St.
Lawrence, KS 66044 website >
Provides resources for parents.
Douglas County Citizens Committee on Alcoholism (DCCCA)
3312 Clinton Parkway
Lawrence, KS 66047 website >
Family preservation services, substance abuse services, foster care, youth residential services.
Douglas County Tiny K Early Intervention
2619 W. 6th St., Ste. B
Lawrence, KS 66046 website >
Provides support and services to children, ages birth to three who have special needs, and their families.
Early Childhood Special Services - Developmental screens for ages 3-5 for vision, hearing, speech & motor development. Preschool for 4-year-olds and Parents as Teachers (for children birth to age three).
ECKAN (East Central Kansas Economic Opportunity Corporation)
Auto assistance program with SRS, weatherizes homes, provides
emergency food, utility and rent assistance, clothing, school supplies,
homeless and housing counseling, youth job readiness program,
reading programs, and free or reduced rates to recreational events.
The Farm Inc
910 West 24th Street
Lawrence, KS 66046
Foster care, visitation and exchange, adoption, international adoption.
No-cost education and career technical training program that helps people ages 16 - 24; GED program; high school diploma program; academic courses and courses in independent living, employability skills, and social skills.
Pregnancy and Parenting Services (Lawrence-Douglas County Health Department)
200 Maine St.
Lawrence, KS. 66044
Education related to pregnancy and parenting, including breastfeeding support, help getting prenatal medical care, support, and counseling, links to community resources
Office Hours: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday – Friday (Closed from noon to 1 p.m.)
3080 N. Lincoln Ave.
Chicago, IL 60657
National hotline and website for runaway and homeless youth. Youth and
family members call 24 hours a day to work through problems and find local
help from social service agencies and organizations
Safe Kids Douglas County
325 Main Street
Lawrence, Kansas 66044