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Agency of the Month Highlight – September 2022

Are you in need of Judgment-Free Parenting Support?  Kansas Children's Services League has a call line and resource directory.  For more help or to speak with a real person call 1-800-CHILDREN or 1-800-332-6378 any time, any day. They provide non-judgmental, confidential support around the clock for any questions you may have.  The call line is available in English, Spanish, and 200 additional languages.  You can also reach them via email, their mobile app by searching 1800ChildrenKS in your app store, or online hereFlyer

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.

September 23, 2022

Kansas University Edwards Campus presents SciFlix: 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea which will be held Friday, October 14, from 6:30 to 9:30 pm at Regnier Hall (12610 Quivira Road, Overland Park, KS).   To register to attend click on "More info..." and then scroll to the bottom of the page.  

September 22, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Personal Budgeting Tips" on Thursday, October 13, from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Register Online

September 22, 2022

Johnson County Mental Health will offer
Adult Mental Health First Aid: Virtual Session on Thursday, October 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.

September 21, 2022

Sunflower House will host a Mandated Reporter Training (MRT) on
Wednesday, October 12 from 6:00 to 7:00 pm virtually.  Training is Free but Pre-registration required.  More info…

September 20, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Learn What It Takes to Buy a Home" on Thursday, October 6, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

September 20, 2022

The Department for Children and Families Services (DCF) and Workforce Partnership are hosting the Together Johnson County, A Community Job and Resource Fair on Wednesday, September 28 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at The Salvation Army Olathe (420 E Santa Fe Street, Olathe, KS) More info...

September 20, 2022

The Greater Kansas City Hispanic Development Fund (HDF) has created the 2022-23 HDF College Playbook/2022-23 Manual Para La Universidad HDF to share with students, families, educators, and the larger community to ensure our community has access to high quality college prep materials and the tools they need to reach their post-secondary goals.  These resources can be downloaded directly here HDF College Playbook - English  Manual Para La Universidad HDF  Financial Aid Night Presentation  Noche De Educacion Sobre Ayuda Financiera  Resources for DACA and Undocumented Students

September 20, 2022

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hosting a free program Therapeutic Rituals at The End of Life” via Zoom Webinar or In Person on Thursday, October 13, from 3:00 to 4:30 pm, in person registration starts at 2:30 pm at Crossroads Hospice South Unit 600 (14310 East 42nd Street, Independence, MO).  Contact Stacy Davis with questions at (913) 222-5933More info...

September 20, 2022

KC Care Health Center offers help to those
at risk for dementia or caregivers of those with dementia understand their conditions.  Contact Telesha Bennett at (816) 777-2706 ext 960 or via email for more information. Referral Form  More info...

September 20, 2022

Mental Health America of the Heartland is hosting Addressing Shame in Gender and Sexual Minorities” via Zoom Webinar on Wednesday, October 7, from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, $45 registration fee.  Contact Stacy Davis with questions at (913) 222-5933More info...

September 20, 2022

Camber Children's Mental Health will host Webinar 2 Assessment and Intervention of the Suicide Prevention Webinar Series will take place on Wednesday, September 28 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm. Pre-registration is required, Register hereMore info...

*KVC Hospitals has rebranded and changed their name to Camber Children's Mental Health 

September 20, 2022

The 25th Annual Domestic Violence Alliance is a free educational series of seminars with the goal of educating those who prevent and combat domestic violence.  The third of three online seminars will take place on Friday, October 14 from 8:45 am to 5:00 pm entitled Domestic Violence Alliance.  Pre-registration is required.  More info...

September 20, 2022

On Tuesday, October 11, Johnson County Library will host an online class titled "Getting Your Financial House in Order" via Zoom, from 7:00 to 8:30 pm.  Please register online here.  More info...

September 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...

September 20, 2022

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

September 19, 2022

On Monday October 3, 2022, Wyandotte County District Attorney’s Office and the Kansas Racial Equity Collaborative will sponsor a FREE Lecture & Learn event that deep-dives into the impact of criminalizing Black youth and teaches practical tools to disrupt bias, at Memorial Hall (600 N 7th St Trfy, Kansas City, KS 66101). The speaker and trainer, Kristin Henning, is a nationally recognized advocate, author, trainer, and consultant on the intersection of race, adolescence, and policing. More info...

September 19, 2022

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

September 15, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Managing Conflict in the Workplace" on Thursday, October 6, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

September 15, 2022

Diagnostic Imaging Mobile Mammography Coach will stop on
Thursday, October 6 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

September 14, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "How to Make LinkedIn Work for You" on Wednesday, October 5, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

September 13, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Personal Branding and Networking" on Tuesday, October 4, from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Register Online 

September 13, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Behavioral Interviewing" on Tuesday, October 4, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online 

September 12, 2022

Sunflower House will host The Child Protection Project on
Monday, October 3 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm virtually.  Training is Free but Pre-registration required.  More info…

September 07, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Stress Management" on Wednesday, September 28, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online 

September 06, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Interviewing is Like Dating" on Tuesday, September 27, from 10:00 to 11:30 am.  Register Online 

September 06, 2022

Johnson County Mental Health will offer
Youth Mental Health First Aid: Virtual Session on Tuesday, September 27, 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.  

September 06, 2022

On Tuesday September 27, Johnson County Library will host an online class titled "Step-by-Step through FAFSA" via Zoom, please register online here.  More info...

September 05, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "The Butterfly Effect: Taking Charge of Your Personal Transformation" on Monday, September 26, from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  Register Online

September 05, 2022

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Facing Your Fears: Winning Your Inner Game" on Monday, September 26, from 1:30 to 3:00 pm.  Register Online

September 03, 2022

K-State Research Extension Master Naturalists in association with Monarch Watch are hosting a free, family-friendly Pollinator Event, Hasta Luego Monarchs! which will take place on Saturday, September 24 from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Pollinator Prairie (320 South Blake Street, Olathe, KS).    Click here for the event posting.  More info...

September 01, 2022

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, 2022

988 has been designated as the new three-digit dialing code that will route callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (now known as the 988 Suicide & Crisis Lifeline), and is now active across the United States. More info...

When people call, text, or chat 988, they will be connected to trained counselors that are part of the existing Lifeline network. These trained counselors will listen, understand how their problems are affecting them, provide support, and connect them to resources if necessary.

September 01, 2022

The Body Balance CoalitioniaedpKC, and The Renfrew Center presents: “The Power of Self-Compassion and Patience in Body Image Treatment”  by Adrienne Ressler Friday September 30 from 9:00 am to 12:30 pm at the Matt Ross Community Center (8101 Marty Street, Overland Park, KS).  Registration is required, click here to register.  More info...



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