ACCESS Van Transportation

1205 E 22nd St., Hays
785-628-1052

Provides door to door transportation for a nominal fee.

dsnwk.org

American Red Cross-Western KS

208 E. 8th St., Hays
800-733-2767

Provides assistance to individuals following disaster, 24 hour military assistance and offers CPR/first aid training, and water safety instruction.  Their administrative office is located at 120 W. Prescott Ave., Salina, KS.

redcross.org

ARC of the Central Plains

600 Main St., Hays
785-628-8831

Special Olympics Chapter.  donations to the Thrift Store are used to fund special programs for people with disabilities and/or the intellectually challenged.

arcofcentralplains.org

ARC Thrift Shop

600 Main St., Hays
785-628-8831

Accepts donations of household items and is a 501(3)c.  Funds are used in the local community for people with disabilities.

arcofcentralplains.org

Angels Care Home Health

785-743-2270

We provide skilled nursing care and restorative therapy to our patients in their homes or wherever they may reside, including assisted living facilities and retirement communities.  Our services are covered 100% by Medicare.

angelscarehealth.com

Big Brothers Big Sisters

1200 Main St. Ste. 102., Hays
785-625-6672

A mentoring organization that matches children, ages 5 to 17 years old, with well screened, caring adult volunteers.  Matches meet once a week in the community or at the child's school.

kansasbigs.org

BMB Enterpises LLC/BMB Shuttle/Taxi

205 E 7th St. Ste. 129, Hays
785-623-0528

Offers reduced fare taxi rides to Hays Medical Center in emergency cases.  They also deliver medical supplies if need be.

Boy Scouts of America

205 E 7th St. Ste.115, Hays
785-301-2724

Promotes through cooperation with other agencies, the ability of youth to do things for themselves and others, to teach youth patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred virtues.

coronadoscout.org

Community Assistance Center

208 E 12th St., Hays
785-625-9110

Assists Ellis County residents with food, clothing and some household goods.

Community

Dept.for Children and Families (DCF)

2250 E 22nd St., Hays
785-628-1066

Provides a number of programs including Food Assistance, Child Care and child Support Services, LIEAP Program, Rehabilitation Services and protection and prevention Services.

dcf.ks.gov

Early Childhood Connection-Parents as Teachers

2501 E. 13th St., Hays
785-623-2430

Parents as Teachers (PAT) is a child development/parenting/family services program for pregnant women and families with a child between birth through age three.  Parent Educators meet with parents once to twice a month in their home.  The primary focus is development and parenting and is open to eligible families that live in the Hays School District.

usd489.com

Early Childhood Connections - Preschool

2501 E. 13th St., Hays
785-623-2430

A free comprehensive child development program for children 3 to 5, concerned with the health, education and welfare of its participants.  The program serves income eligible families or over income families who meet certain criteria.  Children must be three years of age before August 31.  Center and home-based services are provided in Ellis, Rooks, Rush, and Russell counties.

usd489.com

Early Childhood Connections-Early Head Start

2501 E. 13th St., Hays
785-623-2430

A free comprehensive child development program for children and their families.  The Early Head Start (EHS) Program serves pregnant mothers as well as children through age four.   Parents have the option of center-based, family child care or home-based services.  EHS is open to families who meet income-eligibility in Ellis, Rush, Russell and Rooks County.

usd489.com

Ellis County Dolly Parton Imagination Library

2501 E. 13th St., Hays
785-623-2430

Through the Dolly Parton Imagination Library, registered Ellis County children will receive a free, age-appropriate book in the mail each month.

haysparents.com/dolly-parton-imagination-library

Ellis County Ministerial Alliance

Contact First Call For Help
205 E 7th St. Ste. 204, Hays
785-623-2800

Provides assistance to Ellis County individuals during time of financial difficulty and assists individuals traveling through Ellis County who have expressed a need for help in unforeseen circumstances.

ourecma.com

First Call For Help

607 E. 13th St., Hays
785-623-2800

Provides a central access point for people to obtain complete and current information on resources and human services within Ellis County.

firstcallelliscounty.com

Foster Grandparent Program (FHSU)

600 Park St., Hays
785-628-5809

Connects volunteers age 55 and over with opportunities to provide one-on-one mentoring, nurturing and support with children with special or exceptional needs, or who are at an academic, social or financial disadvantage.

fhsu.edu/
fostergrandparents

Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland

2707 Vine St. Ste. 8, Hays
785-625-5671

Builds girls of courage, confidence, and character, who make the world a better place.  Helps girls discover their strengths, passions, and talents.

kansasgirlscouts.org

Healthy Start

94 Lewis Dr., Hays
785-625-3257

Provides information and support to pregnant women and families with a baby (birth to one year).  It is designed to give parent's answers about infant care, offer referrals to resources, provide developmental screenings for children, and ensure infants a healthy start in life.

hacc.info

Harvest America

205 E 7th St. Ste. 120, Hays
785-746-4321

Provides services for Housing, Food and Nutrition, Employment, Education and Emergency Services.

harvestamerica.org

Jana's Campaign, Inc.

205 E 7th St. Ste. 204, Hays
785-656-0324

National education and violence prevention organization with the single mission of reducing gender and relationship violence.  Delivers educational programs that prevent domestic and dating violence, sexual violence and stalking.

janascampaign.org

Kansas Legal Services

2017 Vine St., Hays
785-625-4514

Non-Profit law firm that focuses its efforts on individuals such as victims of domestic violence, homeless, elderly, individuals with disabilities and individuals that need basic assistance in consumer and housing and family law issues.

kansaslegalservices.org

LINK, Inc. (Living Independently in NW Kansas)

2401 13th St., Hays
785-625-6942

Provides services to individuals of all ages with any type of disability; Information & Referral, Independent Living Skills Training, Peer Support, Advocacy, Transition Services, Financial Management Services, Housing Referrals and Durable Medical Equipment Loan Pool.

linkinc.org

Parents and Children Together (PACT)

2501 E. 13th St., Hays
785-623-2430

Provides educational opportunities to improve the lives of children and reduce the occurrence of child abuse and neglect in Ellis County.  PACT sponsors the "Ten Steps to Positive Discipline" parent education class four times a  year.

haysparents.com

Salvation Army-Service Extension

205 E 7th St. Ste. A, Hays
785-621-2794

Provides short term financial services no limited to rent, utilities, vision, prescriptions, food, fuel and medical needs.

salvationarmyusa.org

SER-SCSEP/ Jobs for Progress National

205 E 7th St. Ste. 103, Hays
785-623-4006

Senior Community Service Employment Program.  They serve seniors who are 55 and older.

ser-national.org