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October 21, 2021

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

October 20, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host a Virtual KC Job Fair Fall 2021 on Wednesday, November 10, from 1:00 to 4:30 pm.   Register Online

October 20, 2021

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid released Fact Sheet on Current Medicaid and CHIP Health Coverage Options Available for Afghan Evacuees.  Click to read the Fact Sheet  

October 19, 2021

On
Tuesday, November 26, United Community Services and United Way of Greater Kansas City will co-host the annual "Kansas Public Policy Forum" virtually via Zoom. Registration is available online.  More info…

October 19, 2021


Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Silencing Your Inner Critic" on Tuesday, November 9, from 12:00 to 1:30 pm.  Register Online

October 18, 2021

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

October 18, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Facing Your Fears: Winning Your Inner Game" on Monday, November 8, from 1:30 to 3:30 pm.  Register Online

October 16, 2021

Electronic Recycling will take place on Saturday, November 6, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm hosted in collaboration with the City of Kansas City (1215 E Truman Road, Kansas City, MO).   More info...  

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

October 14, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Managing Conflict in the Workplace" on Thursday, November 04, from 1:30 to 3:00 pm.  Register Online

October 13, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Connecting to Opportunities with LinkedIn" on Wednesday, November 3, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

October 12, 2021

On Thursday October 28, 2021, Johnson County Mental Health Center will host a FREE virtual Parent Connect meeting. Kevin Kufeldt will discuss major issues being faced with adolescent substance use, including topics related to marijuana, vaping, fentanyl. 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...

October 12, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Personal Branding and Networking" on Tuesday, November 2, from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  Register Online 

October 12, 2021

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

October 11, 2021

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

October 11, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Interviewing is Like Dating" on Monday, November 1, from 10:00 to 11:30 am.  Register Online 

October 09, 2021

On Saturdays November 06 and November 13, Johnson County library will host a two-part online series titled "Which Senior Housing Option Is Right for You?", please register online here.  More info...

October 07, 2021

The Social Security Administration's Ticket to Work Program's next WISE webinar "Debunking the Three Biggest Myths About Disability Benefits and Work" will be Wednesday, October 27, 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).  More info...

October 07, 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 26, the topic will be "Power Is Not a 4-Letter Word.  Use It or Be Used by It".  While there is no cost to attend, registration is required, click here for additional information and to register. 

October 07, 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 22, the topic will be "Understanding Health, Nutrition, and Food Literacy".  While there is no cost to attend, registration is required, click here for additional information and to register. 

October 07, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Exploring Entrepreneurship" on Thursday, October 28, from 12:00 to 1:00 pm.  Register Online 

October 06, 2021

  • If you would like to donate a coat, food, or money, please go to jccb.org to learn how
  • If  you have  questions about the 2021 Holiday Shop please email

October 06, 2021

The Grooming Project is currently seeking students for their job training program.  To apply for the next session complete the online application here.  Please contact Barbie Daniels with further questions via email or at (816) 673-9248.  More info...

October 06, 2021

Center for Change will host a FREE educational webinar titled "'A Leap of Faith & Little Parachutes: 10 Key Elements of Supporting Eating Disorder Clients to Safely Land in Recovery" on Thursday, October 28from 1:00 to 2:00 pm CST.  More info...

October 06, 2021

KVC Hospitals has an online article, "5 Myths About Teen Suicide". Debunk 5 myths about teen suicide to help you understand the facts and what you can do to prevent suicide. More info...

October 06, 2021

Delta Dental of Kansas in partnership with
United Way of Greater Kansas City has a Community Benefit Program for two years of free dental care for those who qualify.  English Flyer  Spanish Flyer  Spanish Summary of Benefits  English Summary of Benefits

October 05, 2021

MAAC has an open position for a LIHWAP Application Processor.  If interested in applying, please submit your cover letter and resume to Pam.  More info...

October 05, 2021

MAAC has an open position for a LIHWAP Application Assistant.  If interested in applying, please submit your cover letter and resume to Pam.  More info...

October 05, 2021

Village Presbyterian Church is hiring a Director of Food Pantry and Clothes Closet.  Interested candidates should sent a resume and cover letter to Deborah White.  More info...

October 05, 2021

The National Prescription Drug Take Back Day provides a safe, convenient, and responsible means of disposing of prescription drugs. The event will take place on
Saturday, October 23, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at various locations throughout the Metro.

October 05, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Learn the 3 Cs to Return to Work" on Friday, October 22, from 10:00 to 11:00 am.  Register Online

October 05, 2021

Jewish Family Services (JFS) is hosting October Health Fairs on Tuesday, October 12 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm and Friday, October 29 from 1:00 to 3:00 pm at JFS Brookside East (425 E 63rd Street, Kansas City, MO). More info...

October 04, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "Problem Solving and Decision Making" on Monday, October 25, from 1:30 to 2:30 pm.  Register Online

October 04, 2021

Women's Employment Network (WEN) will host "The Resilient Woman" on Monday, October 25, from 10:00 to 11:30 am.  Register Online

October 02, 2021

Electronic Recycling will take place on Saturday, October 23, 8:00 am to 12:00 pm hosted in collaboration with the City of Kansas City at Center Alternative School (8434 The Paseo, Kansas City, MO).   More info...  

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

October 01, 2021

Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF) has launched a Family Mobile Crisis Helpline. for all Kansans 20 years old or younger, including anyone in foster care or formerly in foster care.  You can call the helpline at 833-441-2240. English Flyer  Spanish Flyer

October 01, 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.  

October 01, 2021

On Thursday October 28, Johnson County library will host an online class titled "Improve Your Financial Score", please register online here.  More info...

October 01, 2021

On Wednesday October 27, 2021, Kansas Racial Equity Collaborative will host a virtual lecture, titled Addressing Racial Inequities in Child Welfare: View from Early Childhood Education. More info...

October 01, 2021

October 2021 Commodity Food Distribution at The Salvation Army (420 E Santa Fe St, Olathe, KS) will be Friday, October 22 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...

October 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

October 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...

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 30, 2021

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid has outlined the changes for Plan Year (PY) 2022 for those who have been receiving Unemployment Compensation Benefits.  This one time savings in 2021 is not available in 2022, see how it will affect PY2022 at HealthCare.gov More info...

September 30, 2021

KU Edwards Campus hosts
Link & Learns a free one-hour Professional Development Webinar the 3rd Thursday of the month from 11:00 am to 12:00 pm.  The next one is entitled "Speaking Up: How to be an Effective Ally in the Workplace" it will take place on Thursday, October 21. 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 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 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 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.



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