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Agency of the Month Highlight – June 2022

United Community Services of Johnson County (UCS) has been the catalyst and resource to ensure that the human service system meets the needs of Johnson County, Kansas residents.  UCS is a planning partner with United Way of Greater Kansas City and provides information, trends analysis and documentation to enhance community-wide planning and decision-making. The core work of UCS is illuminating needs and solutions through Education & Advocacy, fostering a framework for collaboration through Mobilizing & Planning, and prioritizing community investments through Targeted Resource Allocation.

This month on June 14 UCS will host the 2022 Human Service Summit: Connecting Community, Creating Resilience How do we build connection to bridge divides and overcome challenges in Johnson County?  The program includes a panel discussion with "creative connectors" highlighting successful efforts in building community.  Registration is required, to register for the Summit click here.   

Want us to highlight your agency? Please email us with the specific information about your agency that you would like us to highlight and we will post it here.

June 24, 2022

Evergy has filed an application with the Kansas Corporation Commission (KCC) requesting approval of a portfolio of nine energy efficiency and demand-side management programs for residential and business customers.  The KCC will host a public hearing to provide customers an opportunity to learn about and comment on the programs. The hearing will take place online, via Zoom, on Monday, June 27, 2022, at 6 pm Central. More info...

June 24, 2022

Cooling Centers in Johnson County: The Johnson County Library system is offering all of their 14 libraries as cooling centers. A list of branches and operating hours is available here.

June 24, 2022

Workforce Partnership is hosting multiple GM Hiring Events  on Tuesday, June 21, Tuesday, June 28, and Tuesday, July 19 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at multiple locations.  To schedule an interview call the number listed for the location in More info...

June 24, 2022

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

June 24, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Leadership and Management" on Friday, July 15, from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  Register Online

June 23, 2022

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

June 23, 2022

Johnson County K-State Research and Extension is hosting an Outdoor Farmers Market on Thursday, July 14 from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm at the WIC Community Garden on the east side of the Olathe Health Services Building (11875 S Sunset Drive, Olathe, KS).   This event is free and open to the public.  More info...

June 22, 2022 

Career Fair Connection is hosting a Kansas City Career Fair on Tuesday, June 28, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Crowne Hotel Kansas City - In the Unbound Collection by Hyatt (1228 Baltimore Avenue, Kansas City, MO)To view employers prior to attending you must also sign up on their site as an applicant here.  More info...

June 22, 2022

Johnson County Mental Health will offer
Adult Mental Health First Aid: Virtual Session on Wednesday, July 13, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm.  Cost is $25.00 per participant.  For questions or to learn more, contact Prevention Services via email or 913-715-7880.  More info...

To view all upcoming Trainings click here.

June 22, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Stress Management" on Wednesday, July 13, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online 

June 21, 2022

Bridging the Gap is currently enrolling for their
KC Tree Corp: Arborist Pre-Apprenticeship Fall Program which begins Monday, August 15.  This is a 10 week course, Mondays thru Thursday and will entail 320 hours of paid on-the-job and classroom training. The application deadline is Monday, July 11.  More info...

June 21, 2022

Bridging the Gap is currently
hiring for multiple positions, ranging from full-time, part-time and temporary. More info...

June 21, 2022

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hiring for multiple positions More info... 

June 21, 2022

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hosting a free class Self-Care: Stress Busting Strategies” on Monday, June 27, from 10:00 to 11:00 am at Keeler Women's Center, Suite 100-B (759 Vermont Avenue, Kansas City, KS).  Contact Stacy Davis with questions at (913) 222-5933More info... 

June 21, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Aggressive vs. Assertive: How to get away with standing up for yourself" on Tuesday, June 28, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

June 21, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Silencing Your Inner Critic" on Tuesday, July 12, from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Register Online

June 21, 2022

Center for Change will host a FREE educational webinar titled "'Poop Talk: How to Navigate Uncomfortable GI Symptoms in Eating Disorder Clients" on Tuesday, July 12from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST.  More info...  Upcoming Schedule

June 20, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Resume Tips To Get You Noticed" on Monday, July 11, from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  Register Online

June 20, 2022

The Kansas Homeowner Assistance Fund (KHAF) program is now available; applicants can go to the KHAF website, scroll to the bottom and click on "Apply Now". More info...

May 27, 2022

Workforce Partnership is hosting a hiring event for Field Representatives with the US Census Bureau on Thursday, June 30 from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm at Workforce Partnership (8535 Bluejacket, Lenexa, KS).   More info...  

June 16, 2022

Johnson County Community College is hosting National Summer Transportation Institute for 10 days from Monday, July 25 thru Friday August 5 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm.  More info...

June 16, 2022

KC Pet Project is
hiring for positions in several departments including: Canine Care and Adoptions, Pet Support Center, Animal Services Division, and more! They are hiring for both full and part time positions. More info...

June 16, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Managing Conflict in the Workplace" on Thursday, July 7, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

June 15, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "How to Make LinkedIn Work for You" on Wednesday, July 6, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

June 14, 2022

Sunflower Summer provides a wide variety of ways for Kansas Families to visit museums, zoos, historic landmarks and more for free.  More info...

May 27, 2022

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

June 09, 2022 

Career Fair Connection is hosting a Overland Park Career Fair on Thursday, June 30, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Embassy Suites by Hilton Kansas City Overland Park (10601 Metcalf Avenue, Overland Park, KS)To view employers prior to attending you must also sign up on their site as an applicant here.  More info...  

June 07, 2022

Diagnostic Imaging Mobile Mammography Coach will stop on
Tuesday, June 28 from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at Health Partnership Clinic's Olathe Location (407 South Clairborne Road, Olathe, KS).  To schedule an appointment call (913) 276-7098.  English Flyer  Spanish Flyer

June 01, 2022

Church of the Resurrection Leawood hosts monthly Food Mobile in various metro locations.  The Food Mobile provides hungry people in the Kansas City area with fresh, nutritious food and a dignified shopping experience. When you click More info... scroll down to the "Food Mobile Locations" section and expand your County for details on where the Food Mobile will be throughout the month.  



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