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.

http://www.jhawkaaa.org/Aging-and-Disablity.html

2001 Haskell Ave Lawrence, KS

785-832-0754


Kansas Department of Health and Environment: application to apply for Medicaid programs


Kansas Department for Children and Families: Program and Services List


KanCare is the program through which the State of Kansas administers Medicaid.

http://www.kancare.ks.gov/index.htm 

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.

http://www.cddo.cwood.org/

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.

http://ldchealth.org/our-services/community-services/support-for-seniors/ 

200 Maine St. Lawrence, KS. 66044

785-843-3060


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.

 http://www.independenceinc.org/?p=51

2001 Haskell Avenue Lawrence, KS 66046

785-841-0333


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

http://healthcareaccess.org/ 

330 Maine Street Lawrence KS 66044

785-841-576


Senior Center --- Senior Meals ---  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

 

http://www.dgcoseniorservices.org/ 

745 Vermont St Lawrence, KS  

785-842-0543


 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: for a completed list of Emergency and other resources in Lawrence & Douglas County follow this link

 http://www.unitedwaydgco.org/documents/2012ResourceMap_Web.pdf

785-843-6626