Jayhawk Area Agency on Aging and Disability Resource Center

assists individuals with disabilities, individuals with traumatic brain injury and older adults and their caregivers with finding information about long-term supports and services.

2001 Haskell Ave Lawrence, KS

785-832-0754


Kansas Department of Health and Environment

application to apply for Medicaid programs

1-888-369-4777


Kansas Department for Children and Families

Program and Services List

1-888-369-4777


KanCare

the program through which the State of Kansas administers Medicaid.

900 SW Jackson, Suite 900 N Topeka, Kansas 66612

1-866-305-5147


Cottonwood (CDDO)

works with individuals and families to help determine if a person qualifies for services and works with them in choosing service options and referrals to community resources.

2801 W 31st Street Lawrence, KS 66047

785-842-0550


Project Lively

assists older adults with multiple needs by coordinating the help needed to remain in their homes as long as possible. The program is unique to Douglas County and a free service to individuals 65 and older

200 Maine St. Lawrence, KS. 66044

785-843-3060


Independence INC

Independence Inc. has served as a resource in Lawrence and Northeast Kansas through our mission of providing advocacy, services, and education for people with disabilities and our communities.

2001 Haskell Avenue Lawrence, KS 66046

785-841-0333


Health Care Access Clinic

Health Care Access Clinic’s mission is to help facilitate access to health services for Douglas County residents with limited financial means who are not covered by private or governmental insurance programs.

330 Maine Street Lawrence KS 66044

785-841-576


Senior Resources Center of Douglas County

The Senior Center provides the services Senior Meals and Senior Wheels. Senior Meals serves 60 and older residents well-balanced, nutritious and satisfying meals. Senior Wheels takes older adults, 60 years or older, to senior centers, shopping, employment, medical appointments, banks, to visit friends and to volunteer positions in the community.

 745 Vermont St Lawrence, KS  

785-842-0543


 Legal Assistance

Legal Assistance is a program available to individuals 60 years or older. A Senior Citizen Law Project (SCLP) attorney will consult with clients on civil legal issues.

Call the toll free hotline 1-888-353-5337

9:00 am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday.


 United Way

a complete list of Emergency and other resources in Lawrence & Douglas County

785-843-6626