Catholic Charities

112 E. 12th St., Hays

Provides treatment to help the family move toward more balanced an functional interaction.  Also provides adoption services and offers The Pregnancy Maintenance Initiative (PMI) program which is focused on helping you deliver a healthy, full-term baby.

Dept. of Children and Families (DCF)

2250 E. 22nd St., Hays

Provides a number of programs including Food Assistance, Child CAre and Child Support Services, LIEAO Program, REhabilitation SErvices and Protection and Prevention Services.

Ellis County Extension Office

601 Main St., Hays

Provides non-formal education to family members or those person who teach and support families.

Healthy Start

94 Lewis Dr., Hays

Provides outreach visits to pregnant women and families with newborns.  Under public health nurse supervision, visitors provide in-home intervention such as education, support and referrals to other community services.

Healing Hearts/Grief Support

2900 Hall St., Hays

Provides an opportunity to connect with other parents and family members who have lost a child.  Meets every 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00pm.


High Plains Mental Health

208 E. 7th St., Hays

Offers parental support and trainings designed to provide education, assistance, and other support to parents and families.

LaLeche League of the Western Plains

2500 Canterbury Dr., Hays

Provides mother-to-mother support, encouragement, information, education, and better understanding of breastfeeding.  Meets every Monday for 11 a.m to noon at the Center for Health Improvement on the Hays medical Center Campus.

Mary Elizabeth Maternity Home

204 W. 7th St., Hays

Provides a safe environment for our residents to carry out a healthy pregnancy.  The residents get education on being a parent and much more while living in the home.

MOMS Club of Hays


Provides support for mothers who choose to stay home and raise their children.

MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers)

2000 Main St., Hays

For all mothers who are pregnant or have nay children kindergarten age or younger.  Meets on the 2nd Saturday of the moths, September through May from 9:30-11:30

Natural Family Planning

1805 Vine St., Hays

Provides classes in Natural Family Planning Ovulation Method and the Creighton Model, helping couples know their fertility to plan their family, to avoid or achieve pregnancy.  This method also helps with the woman's gynecologic health.



Post Partum Resource Center of Kansas


Offers services to improve the emotional well-being of families before and after the birth of a child.

Parents and Children Together (PACT)

305 Main St., Hays

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.

Turning Point

124 E 12th St., Hays

Offers counseling services for families and children as well as Parenting Skills Classes.

St. Francis Community Services

3000 Broadway, Hays


Helps families through the adoption and foster parenting process.


205 E 13th St. Ste. B, Hays

Provides infrastructure and support to inspire hope in at-risk youth and families.