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Arrowhead West, Inc.

Contact Person: Lori B. Pendergast

Lori B. Pendergast

Address: 1100 East Wyatt Earp Boulevard

1100 East Wyatt Earp Boulevard

Dodge City, KS 67801-417

Phone: 620.227.8803

620.227.8803

FAX: 620.227.8812

620.227.8812

CDDO and Child Services

401 Edgemore

Dodge City, KS 67801

620.225.5177

Day Program

231 San José

Dodge City, KS 67801

620.225.4061

Web Site: www.arrowheadwest.org

www.arrowheadwest.org

Information: Arrowhead West, Inc., (AWI) is a not for profit organization which serves children ages birth to three and adults over the age of eighteen with developmental disabilities. Common developmental disabilities are mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, head injury and multiple physical disabilities. We also serve young children who have substantial developmental delays or specific cognitive or acquired conditions which could result in developmental disabilities if our services were not provided. AWI serves over 1000 children and adults with mental and physical disabilities.

Arrowhead West, Inc., (AWI) is a not for profit organization which serves children ages birth to three and adults over the age of eighteen with developmental disabilities. Common developmental disabilities are mental retardation, autism, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, head injury and multiple physical disabilities. We also serve young children who have substantial developmental delays or specific cognitive or acquired conditions which could result in developmental disabilities if our services were not provided. AWI serves over 1000 children and adults with mental and physical disabilities.

Catholic Social Service

Contact Person: Debbie Snapp

Debbie Snapp

Address: 906 Central Avenue

906 Central Avenue

Dodge City 67801

Phone: 620.227.1562

620.227.1562

Toll Free Phone: 800.CARE002

800.CARE002

FAX: 620.227.1572

620.227.1572

Web Site: www.catholicsocialservice.org

www.catholicsocialservice.org

eMails: Deborah Snapp, LBSW Executive Director

Deborah Snapp, LBSW Executive Director

dsnapp@catholicsocialservice.org

Amy Falcon, LBSW Social Worker afalcon@catholicsocialservice.org

Hattie Stein, CADCII, CSAT Addictions Counselor hstein@catholicsocialservice.org

Melissa Legleiter Office Manager mlegleiter@catholicsocialservice.org

Maria Gutierrez: Assistant/Translator mgutierrez@catholicsocialservice.org

Information: Adoption, pregnancy counseling, adoptee searches, addiction services, adoption education workshops. A Kansas licensed child placing agency.

Adoption, pregnancy counseling, adoptee searches, addiction services, adoption education workshops. A Kansas licensed child placing agency.

Community Foundation of Southwest Kansas

Contact Person: Pat Hamit, Executive Director

Pat Hamit, Executive Director

Address: 114 Gunsmoke Avenue

114 Gunsmoke Avenue

PO Box 1313

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.0959

620.225.0959

FAX: 620.225.4946

620.225.4946

eMail: steph.cfsk@sbcglobal.net

steph.cfsk@sbcglobal.net

Web Site: www.communityfoundationSWKS.com

www.communityfoundationSWKS.com

Information: The Community Foundation accepts grant requests from non-profit organizations, schools and government entities that are concerned with children’s well-being and development. Monies are disbursed through the use of scholarships to worthy students of good character and through the Kansas Health Foundation Children’s Fund established as part of the "Grow Healthy Kansas" initiative involving community foundations throughout the State of Kansas.

The Community Foundation accepts grant requests from non-profit organizations, schools and government entities that are concerned with children’s well-being and development. Monies are disbursed through the use of scholarships to worthy students of good character and through the Kansas Health Foundation Children’s Fund established as part of the "Grow Healthy Kansas" initiative involving community foundations throughout the State of Kansas.

Dodge City AMBUCS

Contact Person: Norma Douglas-Shea

Norma Douglas-Shea

Address: 11347 US Highway 50 Business

11347 US Highway 50 Business

PO Box 1372

Dodge City, KS 67801-372

Phone: 620.225.5452

620.225.5452

FAX: 620.225.0452

620.225.0452

Ford County Kids Count

Contact Person: Tammie West

Tammie West

Address: 2010 1st Avenue, Suite B

2010 1st Avenue, Suite B

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.2331

620.225.2331

Information: Ford County Kids Count provides education and support services, outreach, community information and referrals, a family resource library, a family resource directory, a child safety seat program, a teen pregnancy prevention program, parent support groups, and parenting classes.

Ford County Kids Count provides education and support services, outreach, community information and referrals, a family resource library, a family resource directory, a child safety seat program, a teen pregnancy prevention program, parent support groups, and parenting classes.

Harvest America Corporation

Address: Village Square Mall, Lower Level

Village Square Mall, Lower Level

2601 North Central Avenue, Suite 20

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.7882

620.227.7882

Information: Harvest America Corporation provides computer tutoring, job search and counseling, household financial counseling, non-legal interpretation, and helps with filling out applications.

Harvest America Corporation provides computer tutoring, job search and counseling, household financial counseling, non-legal interpretation, and helps with filling out applications.

Manna House

Contact Person: Laura Koehn

Laura Koehn

Address: 1012 1st Avenue

1012 1st Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.6707

620.227.6707

Information: Manna house provides home emergency shelter, a food pantry, and clothing.

Manna house provides home emergency shelter, a food pantry, and clothing.

Methodist Youthville

Contact Person: Mike Hoar

Mike Hoar

Address: 11200 Lariat Way

11200 Lariat Way

PO Box 1394

Dodge City, KS 67801-394

Phone: 620.225.0276

620.225.0276

FAX: 620.225.0279

620.225.0279

Web Site: www.youthville.org

www.youthville.org

Information: Methodist Youthville serves Western Kansas, including Ford County. It is one of the largest nonprofit child welfare agencies in Kansas, specializing in foster care, adoption, psychiatric residential treatment, children and family services, alcohol and drug treatment, counseling and therapy. The agency's 600 employees are passionate about its mission of giving back the childhood to the 1,000 Kansas children who suffer from abuse, neglect, abandonment, and trauma. Potential volunteers should refer to their Web site for more information and application forms.

Methodist Youthville serves Western Kansas, including Ford County. It is one of the largest nonprofit child welfare agencies in Kansas, specializing in foster care, adoption, psychiatric residential treatment, children and family services, alcohol and drug treatment, counseling and therapy. The agency's 600 employees are passionate about its mission of giving back the childhood to the 1,000 Kansas children who suffer from abuse, neglect, abandonment, and trauma. Potential volunteers should refer to their Web site for more information and application forms.

New Hope on the Plains

Contact Person: Sue Ketner

Sue Ketner

Address: 811 Avenue A

811 Avenue A

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.5753

620.225.5753

Donation Shop

1311 1st Avenue

Dodge City, KS 67801

Information: New Hope provides an emergency food pantry, household items, clothing, counseling, and Spanish-language worship services.

New Hope provides an emergency food pantry, household items, clothing, counseling, and Spanish-language worship services.

Salvation Army

Contact Person: Cpt. Joaquin Rangel

Cpt. Joaquin Rangel

Address: 1100 Avenue E

1100 Avenue E

PO Box 14

Dodge City, KS 67801-014

Phone: 620.225.4871

620.225.4871

FAX: 620.225.4997

620.225.4997

Information: Services include a thrift store, food pantry, clothing distribution, utility subsidization, vision screening, housing assistance, budget planning, after-school activities, and youth camps.

Services include a thrift store, food pantry, clothing distribution, utility subsidization, vision screening, housing assistance, budget planning, after-school activities, and youth camps.

Salvation Army Thrift Store

Address: 1100 Avenue E

1100 Avenue E

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.3374

620.225.3374

SRS (Social Rehabilitation Services)

Contact Person: Jeannie Rose

Jeannie Rose

Address: 1509 Avenue P

1509 Avenue P

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.227.8508

620.227.8508

Toll-Free Phone: 888.369.4777

888.369.4777

Information: Use this information to apply for Medicaid, Medicare, food stamps, cash assistance, daycare cost assistance, gas/utility assistance or to report child abuse or neglect.

Use this information to apply for Medicaid, Medicare, food stamps, cash assistance, daycare cost assistance, gas/utility assistance or to report child abuse or neglect.

St. Francis Community Services

Contact Person: Veronica Romero

Veronica Romero

Address: 705 1st Avenue, Suite C

705 1st Avenue, Suite C

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.1442

620.225.1442

FAX: 620.225.1709

620.225.1709

Web Site: www.st.francis.org

www.st.francis.org

Information: Multiple programs include: Kansas adoption, family preservation, reintegration, foster care, residential care, assisted living, community outreach, prevention, and alcohol drug treatment assessment.

Multiple programs include: Kansas adoption, family preservation, reintegration, foster care, residential care, assisted living, community outreach, prevention, and alcohol drug treatment assessment.

Mission Statement: Our mission is to be an instrument of healing for children, youths, and families in spirit, mind, and body, so they live responsibly and productively with purpose and hope.

Our mission is to be an instrument of healing for children, youths, and families in spirit, mind, and body, so they live responsibly and productively with purpose and hope.

United Way of Dodge City

Contact Person: Gayle Ausmus, Executive Director

Gayle Ausmus, Executive Director

Address: 2010 1st Avenue, Suite A

2010 1st Avenue, Suite A

Dodge City, KS 67801

Phone: 620.225.8793 or 620.225.3243

620.225.8793 or 620.225.3243

FAX: 620.225.4323

620.225.4323

eMail: uwayofdc@att.net

uwayofdc@att.net

Web Site: www.unitedwaydodgecity.com

www.unitedwaydodgecity.com

Information: United Way supports education, income and health. Helps children and youth achieve their potential, promotes financial stability and independence, and improves people’s health. Partner agencies include Big Brothers Big Sisters, Bright Beginnings Head Start, CASA, Catholic Social Service, Crisis Center, DCCC Adult Learning Center, Dodge City Family Planning, Ford County Kids Count, Girl Scouts of the Heartland, Joy Child Development Agency, Manna House, Meals on Wheels, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, Santa Fe Trail Boy Scouts, The Alley, United Cerebral Palsy, and the United Methodist Care Center.

United Way supports education, income and health. Helps children and youth achieve their potential, promotes financial stability and independence, and improves people’s health. Partner agencies include Big Brothers Big Sisters, Bright Beginnings Head Start, CASA, Catholic Social Service, Crisis Center, DCCC Adult Learning Center, Dodge City Family Planning, Ford County Kids Count, Girl Scouts of the Heartland, Joy Child Development Agency, Manna House, Meals on Wheels, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, Santa Fe Trail Boy Scouts, The Alley, United Cerebral Palsy, and the United Methodist Care Center.

Mission Statement: Live united. We envision a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through education, income stability and healthy lives.

Live united. We envision a world where all individuals and families achieve their human potential through education, income stability and healthy lives.