Partners

 

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Village Square Mall

(620) 225-0432

Big Brothers Big Sisters exists to benefit children who need the friendship of a special adult in their lives a Big Brother or Big Sister. Little Brothers and Little Sisters are between the ages of 5 and 16 years old and come from all social, financial and ethnic backgrounds. Big Brothers and Big Sisters are carefully screened and then training.  These volunteers spend a few hours each week with their little’s providing support and friendship. Read more >>>

 

Bright Beginnings Head Start

200 W Comanche Suite A

At Bright Beginnings Head Start children learn social skills and have many varied learning opportunities. Children are considered for placement at Head Start for a variety of reasons including developmental delays, poverty and having a first language other than English.  In addition, Bright Beginnings also offered English as a Second Language (ESL) classes for those who like to improve their fluency in English. Read more >>>

 

CASA Children Worth Saving

2008 1st Avenue
(
620) 225-1278

When a child needs an advocate in the court system that someone is a Court Appointed Special Advocate or CASA volunteer.  Court Appointed Special Advocates get to know the child, visit him/her in their home or school and then relates the child’s needs to the court. Read more >>>

 

Catholic Charities

906 Central Avenue
(
620) 227-1562

Catholic Charities provides information and support as families make decisions regarding adoption.  CS makes home studies for adopting parents, provides counseling for teens with unexpected pregnancies; provides programs for young parents which offer practical assistance for parenting teens. Catholic Charities helps families with the application process for food assistance and other programs. Read more >>>

 

Communities in Schools of Mid-America of Southwest Kansas
Dodge City, Kansas
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Crisis Center
(620) 225-6987
24 Hour Hot Line (620) 225-6510
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Dodge City Community College 
Adult Learning Center

700 Avenue G
(
620) 225-0186

The Adult learning Center provides ESL (English as a Second Language) classes for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels.  The Adult Learning Center also offers GED (General Education Diploma) for those persons who wish to earn a High School Equivalency Diploma. Read more >>>

 

Ford County Kids Count

2010 1st Avenue Suite B

(620) 225-2331

Ford County Kids Count provides education and training for families. FCKC offers parenting classes in English and Spanish. Also offered are cooperative parenting and divorce co-parenting classes. FCKC offers a teen pregnancy prevention program and provides information about sexuality and health to schools, youth groups, and clubs. Read more >>>

 

Girl Scouts of the Heartland

Garden City Regional Office
(
620) 276-7061

Girl Scouts of Kansas Heartland is the premier leadership organization for girls in Kansas. Girl Scouting builds girls of courage, confidence, and character who make the world a better place. Read more >>>

 

Genesis Family Health
1700 Avenue F
(
620) 225-0625

Genesis Family Health provides a food and clothing bank, immigration and naturalization assistance, emergency help, notary public, and translation and interpretation services. Genesis can provide some medical services such as dental care, diabetes care and medications, breast and cervical cancer exams, and medical care. Read more >>>

 

Manna House

1012 1st Avenue
(
620) 227-6707

Manna House provides short-term housing for people and families who are homeless. The Manna House pantry can provide food, clothing and household items for families who have broken the cycle of homelessness. Read more >>>

 

Meals on Wheels
205 Park St.
(
620) 225-0417

Meals on Wheels allow homebound seniors the ability to remain in their homes longer by delivering a hot noon meal five days per week.  The volunteer who delivers the meal checks on the homebound individual. Read more >>>

 

Retired Senior and Volunteer Program

Village Square Mall Lower Level

(620) 227-7077

Make a difference in your community!  Make a difference in you!  Our volunteer center mobilizes people and resources to deliver creative solutions to community problems. The center exists to connect people with opportunities to serve.  There are so many needs and so many ways to get involved....truly something for everyone. Working together we can make Ford County an even more wonderful place to live! Read more >>>

 

The Alley/Teen Safe

2200 1st Avenue

(620) 225-8282

Providing fun, safe, and affordable entertainment alternatives is the goal of The Alley.  The Teen Center is a clean, safe place where teens can be teens and alcohol, drugs, tobacco and gang members are not allowed. The Alley also offers after school programming for middle school students. Read more >>>

 

Santa Fe Trail Boy Scout Council

1513 E Fulton Terrace
Garden City, KS

(620) 275-5162

Scouting is fun, builds character, and develops young minds, Scouts learn skill and learn independence through outdoor skill building Scouting helps reinforce character building faith traditions, healthy livings and lifelong learning. Read more >>>

 

United Cerebral Palsy of Kansas

(316) 688-1888

The program helps assure that persons with disabilities have the least restrictive access to the community, live more independently, and receive the equipment an/or services which allow them to function at the highest level possible. Read more >>>

 

YMCA - Dodge City Family YMCA
Dodge City, Kansas
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