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Agency of the Month Highlight – May 2024

Pharmington Drugs is a locally-owned community pharmacy dedicated to providing outstanding customer service at an affordable price. Their pharmacy primarily serves the communities of south Overland Park and Stanley area but they offer free home delivery within a 5-mile radius.  They also are able to offer mailing services to both Kansas and Missouri for a small fee. They offer a variety of services including prescriptions, immunizations and basic non-sterile compounds.

Pharmington Drugs, is now accepting KanCare plans.  They also sell medications close to cost, ensuring consistently low prices for all patients see a list of examples of their low prices or call 913-291-0545 for a comprehensive list.  They offer drug take back every day.  More info...

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May 22, 2024

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host a 3-week program entitled
Three Pillars to Success beginning Tuesday, June 4, held Tuesday-Thursday from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at WEN (4328 Madison Avenue, Kansas City, MO).  To help you refocus on yourself, recommit to your goals, and renew your passion.  More info...

May 22, 2024

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Communication Part 1 Working from Home" on Wednesday, June 5, 2024 from  12:00 pm to 2:00 pm online.  Register Online

May 20, 2024

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Need a
little help feeding your kids when school is out for summer? The Summer EBT will be added to an existing household Kansas Benefits Card (also known as an EBT Card). The Summer EBT is a convenient way to help your children thrive.   More info...

May 16, 2024 

The Women’s Employment Network will be hosting a
KC Job Fair on Thursday, May 30, 1:00- 4:00 pm, at the Sheraton Crown Center (2345 McGee Street, KC MO). More info … 

May 16, 2024

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host a KC Job Fair on Thursday, May 30, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm at Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center (2345 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO).  Register Online

May 13, 2024
Join Step UP Job Fairs in Olathe on Thursday May 23 from 12:30 pm - 3:00 pm at the Olathe Community Center (1205 E. Kansas City Rd., Olathe, KS).  More info...

May 13, 2024

EFSP Grant Notice: Johnson County, Kansas, has been awarded Federal funds for Phase 41 of the Emergency, Food and Shelter Program (EFSP) by the state set-aside committee in the amount of $116,975. Funds supplement emergency food and shelter programs locally. Applications must be received by 4pm on Tuesday, June 4th, 2024. Read about agency qualifications and the application process here ... 

May 8, 2024

The Social Security Administration's Ticket to Work Program's next WISE webinar Expanding Your Job Search with Ticket to Work will be Wednesday, May 22, from 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm Eastern Time.  To register you can sign up online or call 1-866-968-7842 or 1-866-833-2967 (TTY)

May 02, 2024

Community Supported Employment Job and Resource Fair will take place on Wednesday, May 22 from 2:00 to 3:30 pm at the Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center (8788 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS).  Please email [email protected] by Wednesday, May 8 with any questions. More info...

May 02, 2024

Johnson County Department of Health and Environment is providing six walk-in vaccination clinics for incoming 7th and 11th graders only in June, July and August in Olathe and Mission. These clinics will help older students get caught up on required school immunizations before school starts. No appointment needed! English flyer. Spanish flyer.

These clinics are only for students who will be entering 7th or 11th grade in August 2024. All other ages can visit our walk-in immunization clinics in Olathe and Mission during regular business hours.

May 01, 2024

May 2024 Commodity Food Distribution at The Salvation Army (420 E Santa Fe St, Olathe, KS) will be Friday, May 24, from 9:00 am to 11:00 am.  This is a drive up event, staff will come to your vehicle to verify eligibility.  More info...

April 25, 2024

Johnson County Area Agency on Aging Please join us in celebrating
Older Americans Month with four Lunch and Learn events throughout May.  In person space is limited for each event. Please call 913-715-8860 or email to RSVP for in person attendance.  More info... 

March 15, 2024

Kansas Children's Service League has several child abuse prevention and strengthening families training topics scheduled for March, April and June 2024. These trainings are free and open for anyone to attend. Trainings listed above are all KDHE approved for child care licensing hours, and all participants will receive certificates of attendance (which can be submitted for BSRB and KDHE licensing).   Registration is required.  More info...

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