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September 28, 2021

JCCC's Continuing Education is hosting a series of free community webinarsED Talks, programs are offered Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 11:00 amTuesday, October 12, the topic will be "Training to Jump Hurdles in American Politics: Women's Political Strategies to Navigating Running for Office".  While there is no cost to attend, registration is required, click here for additional information and to register. 

September 27, 2021

Workforce Partnership is hosting a Kansas Works KC Metro Job Fair Targeting Candidates with Disabilities on Monday, October 18 thru Friday October 22.   Pre-register for the event here.  More info...

September 27, 2021

Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc., and Johnson County Library are co-hosting WoMen & Money Mondays.  Register online here for the October 25, Money Mondays - Modern Money - Apps for That 6:30 to 8:00 pm More info...

September 24, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Self-Care:Your Pandemic Life Jacket" on Friday, October 15, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.  Register Online

September 24, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Leadership and Management" on Friday, October 15, from 9:00 to 10:00 am.  Register Online 

September 24, 2021

JCCC's Continuing Education is hosting a series of free community webinarsED Talks, programs are offered Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 11:00 amFriday, October 08, the topic will be "Crush Your Cover Letter".  While there is no cost to attend, registration is required, click here for additional information and to register. 

September 23, 2021

Johnson County K-State Research and Extension is offering a Medicare Basics Webinar on Thursday, October 14 from 5:30 to 7:00 pm.  Register online here.  Contact extension agent Denise Dias at 913-715-7013 with questions.   More info...

September 23, 2021

Medicare open enrollment runs Friday October 15, 2021 through Tuesday December 7, 2021. you can complete the open enrollment onlineJohnson County K-State Research and Extension is available to provide assistance during the open enrollment period, contact Extension Agent Denise Dias at 913-715-7000.  Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kansans (SHICK) also has a state wide number 1-800-860-5260 and they can connect you with assistance for open enrollment as well.  More info...

September 23, 2021


Missouri DSS will open their Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) application period beginning October 1 for Elderly/Disabled and November 1 for all other households, download an application here.  Jackson, Clay and Platte County households: completed applications can be submitted online or mailed to LIHEAP at 4001 Dr. MLKJ Blvd, Suite 270, Kansas City, MO 64130 or faxed to (816) 768-8901. More info...

September 23, 2021

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hiring for Vice President, Program Coordinator - Blaylock (TRIP) and Youth Prevention Program Facilitator.  Mail or fax cover letter with resume, salary requirements and completed application To read Job Descriptions and for address visit the website.  More info...

September 23, 2021

Olathe Head Start is enrolling students now. It serves Johnson County school districts of Olathe, Gardner-Edgerton, Spring Hill, DeSoto, and Blue Valley.  Apply online by submitting an Enrollment Inquiry here.  More info...  

September 23, 2021

Olathe Head Start is
hiring for Lead Teacher and Teacher Assistant.  Apply online on the Olathe Public Schools Website.  More Info…

September 23, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Personal Budgeting Tips" on Thursday, October 14, from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Register Online 

September 23, 2021

On Thursday October 14, Johnson County library will host an online class titled "Step-by-Step through FAFSA", please register online here.  More info...

September 22, 2021

Kansas Housing Resources Corporation has a program for rent and utility assistance which began taking applications on Monday March 15: Kansas Emergency Rental Assistance (KERA) Program.  This program is for Kansas Residents, to view eligibility criteria and apply visit their Website.  

Please note both Landlords and Tenants need to apply.  

September 21, 2021

Workforce Partnership currently has employers actively hiring, visit their website Kansas Works for job openings. More info...

September 21, 2021

Workforce Partnership is hosting a Kansas Works Virtual Job Fair on Wednesday, September 29 and Thursday, September 30.   Pre-register for the event here.  More info...

September 21, 2021

Electronic Recycling will take place on Saturday, October 2, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm hosted in collaboration with the City of Kansas City (7000 East 111th Street, Kansas City, MO).   More info...  

To view other upcoming Electronic Recycling events around the Metro click here.  

September 21, 2021

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hosting Perinatal Mood and Anxiety Disorders Webinar” via Zoom Webinar on Friday, October 8, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, there is a $45 registration fee.  Contact Stacy Davis with questions at (913) 222-5933More info...

September 21, 2021

JCCC's Continuing Education is hosting a series of free community webinarsED Talks, programs are offered Tuesdays and Fridays from 10:00 to 11:00 amTuesday, September 28, the topic will be "Women, Mood, and Hormones -- A Psychotherapist Perspective".  While there is no cost to attend, registration is required, click here for additional information and to register. 

September 21, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Managing Conflict in the Workplace" on Thursday, October 07, from 1:30 to 3:00 pm.  Register Online

September 21, 2021

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid announced in a recent press release that beginning this year, consumers will have an extra 30 days to review and choose health plans through Open Enrollment.  Open Enrollment will run from November 1, 2021 through January 15, 2022, on HealthCare.gov.  

September 21, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Silencing Your Inner Critic" on Tuesday, October 12, from 12:00 to 1:30 pm.  Register Online

September 20, 2021

Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc., is Hiring for two full-time positions.  Apply by submitting cover letter, resume, and application to hcci@hcci-ks.org.  Link to application can be found here and job descriptions are available hereMore info...

September 20, 2021

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hosting Cognitive Behavior Therapy for Insomnia Webinar” via Zoom Webinar on Wednesday, October 6, from 2:00 to 3:30 pm, there is a $25 registration fee.  Contact Stacy Davis with questions at (913) 222-5933More info...

September 20, 2021

The Body Balance Coalition in conjunction with Alsana presents an educational webinar: “The Missing Dimension - Current Evidence-Based Strategies for Integrating Movement into Eating Disorder Recovery” by Dr. Brian Cook, Alsana VP of Research and Movement.  Please register online here.  More info...

September 20, 2021

KC CARE Health Center is hiring! They are looking to fill multiple positionsMore info...

September 20, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Facing Your Fears: Winning Your Inner Game" on Monday, October 11, from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.  Register Online

September 20, 2021

Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc., and Johnson County Library are co-hosting WoMen & Money Mondays.  Register online here for the October 18, Money Mondays - Credit Reports and Scores 6:30 to 8:00 pm More info...

September 17, 2021

DS Bus Lines is now Hiring Bus Drivers and Monitors for
Shawnee Mission and Olathe positions, apply online.  More info...

September 17, 2021

The Meet and Eat free meal program free meals normally offered at the Olathe Public Library will be continuing as a TO GO service Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday 3:00-5:00 pm at First Christian Church, Fellowship Hall (200 East Loula, Olathe, KS). More info...

The program is currently at the First Christian Church due to Downtown Library moving to temporary location for 2 years. *For questions, please contact Angela Parks.

September 17, 2021

The next Signature Program Training offered by the Women's Employment Network (4328 Madison Ave, Kansas City, MO 64111) begins on September 28. Training sessions meet in-person Tues, Wed, and Thurs 10:00 am to 1:00 pm for three weeks and help participants who want to create a new path, assess next steps in their job search or career or want guidance and support to determine their options. Receive enhanced content, not available through their Zoom workshops.  More info …  Register Here.

September 17, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Resilience: How to Be Okay When Things Are Not Okay Around You" on Friday, October 8, from 11:00 am to 12:30 pm.  Register Online

September 16, 2021

Johnson County library will host a series of 4 programs on "The Effects of Ageism on Employment and Retirement", the fourth entitled Advocacy Letter Writing with Janine Vanderburg will be Saturday, October 02, 10:30 to 11:30 am.  Please register online here.  More info...

September 16, 2021

Johnson County library will host a series of 4 programs on "The Effects of Ageism on Employment and Retirement", the third entitled Build Your Resilience Circle with Elizabeth White will be Saturday, October 02, 9:00 to 10:00 am.  Please register online here.  More info...

September 16, 2021

Johnson County library will host a series of 4 programs on "The Effects of Ageism on Employment and Retirement", the second entitled 55, Underemployed, and Faking Normal with Elizabeth White will be Thursday, September 30, 6:30 to 7:30 pm.  Please register online here.  More info...

September 16, 2021

Johnson County library will host a series of 4 programs on "The Effects of Ageism on Employment and Retirement", the first entitled Rethinking Aging with Janine Vanderburg will be Tuesday, September 28, 6:30 to 7:30 pm.  Please register online here.  More info...

September 15, 2021

Kansas Appleseed hosted a webinar entitled "School's in Session: Breakdown of Child Nutrition Resources for 2021-2022 SY" on all things child nutrition as families get ready to go back to school, view the recorded webinar on Facebook

September 15, 2021

Center for Change will host a FREE educational webinar titled "'From Disordered to Ordered... What is "Normal" Eating?: Equipping Our Patients/Clients for the Journey" on Thursday, October 7from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST.  More info...

September 15, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host a Virtual KC Job Fair Fall 2021 on Wednesday, October 13 from 1:00 to 4:30 pm.   Register Online

September 15, 2021

Workforce Partnership currently has employers actively hiring, visit their website Kansas Works for job openings. More info...

September 15, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Connecting to Opportunities with LinkedIn" on Wednesday, October 6, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

September 14, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Personal Branding and Networking" on Tuesday, October 5, from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Register Online 

September 14, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Behavioral Interviewing" on Tuesday, October 5, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online 

September 13, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Stress Management" on Monday, October 4, from 1:00 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online 

September 13, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Interviewing is Like Dating" on Monday, October 4, from 10:00 to 11:30 am.  Register Online 

September 13, 2021

Housing and Credit Counseling, Inc., and Johnson County Library are co-hosting WoMen & Money Mondays.  Register online here for the October 4, Money Mondays - Budgeting & Saving 6:30 to 7:30 pm More info...

September 09, 2021

On Thursday October 07, Johnson County library will host an online class titled "Making the Move to Medicare", please register online here.  More info...

September 04, 2021

On Saturday October 02, Johnson County library will host an online class titled "Build Your Resilience Circle with Elizabeth White", please register online here.  More info...

September 03, 2021

On Wednesday September 29, 2021, Kansas Racial Equity Collaborative will host a virtual lecture, titled Understanding the Historical Context of Structural Racism and Current Day Implications: How We Got Here and a Better Path Forward. More info...

September 03, 2021

On Thursday September 30, 2021, Johnson County Mental Health Center will host a FREE virtual Parent Connect meeting. A dietician will discuss how food impacts children's mood and behaviors. The Parent Connect Group is open to any parent/guardian living in Johnson County, Kansas. You do not have to be a client of Johnson County Mental Health Center to attend. More info...

September 02, 2021

On Thursday September 30, Johnson County library will host an online class titled "55, Underemployed, and Faking Normal with Elizabeth White", please register online here.  More info...

September 02, 2021

KVC Hospitals is hosting a new 3-part Webinar series, you can sign up to attend one, two or all three webinars.  Webinar 3: Caring for Yourself, the "Helper," in the COVID-19 Mental Health Crisis will be Thursday, September 30 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.  Register online hereMore info...

September 01, 2021

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) released a re-evaluation of the Thrifty Food Plan, used to calculate Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits.  As a result, the
average SNAP benefit – excluding additional funds provided as part of pandemic relief – will increase for Fiscal Year 2022 beginning on October 1, 2021.  More info...

September 01, 2021

Harvesters Community Food Network distributes food intended for families in need of emergency food assistance at multiple locations and times.  Days, times, and locations of Harvesters Partner Agencies in the Kansas and Missouri service areas can be found at its Food Locator and Meals for Kids webpages.  

September 01, 2021

Internal Revenue Service in conjunction with the
 US Department of the Treasury announced that the first monthly payment of the expanded and newly-advanceable Child Tax Credit (CTC) from the American Rescue Plan will be made on July 15. These will continue monthly through December 2021.  Click here for the Press Release. More info...  Spanish Flyer  English Flyer

September 01, 2021

The Emergency Broadband Benefit is now available and you can apply online here for internet subsidy and computer subsidy.  More info...

September 01, 2021

Union Station is hosting the Auschwitz exhibit through January 2022 and EBT Cardholders can purchase up to 4 tickets at a reduced price of $3.50 per ticket.  More info...

August 31, 2021

On Tuesday September 28, Johnson County library will host an online class titled "Rethinking Aging with Jamie Vanderburg", please register online here.  More info...



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