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LEGAL AND ADVOCACY

 

CASA of Sedgwick County  

Court Appointed Special Advocate

150 N Main, Suite 1010

Wichita, KS 67202

(316) 866-2920

www.casaofsedgwickcounty.org

Advocates for abused and neglected children

 

Children's Advocacy Resource Center

1-877-298-2674

A resource for guardians ad litem, social workers, judges and child advocates.

 

Children First: CEO Kansas

P.O. Box 782964

Wichita, KS 67278

(316) 806-4019

www.childrenfirstceo.org

Equalizes educational opportunities for low-income children

 

Disability Rights Center of Kansas  

635 SW Harrison St., Suite100   

Topeka, KS 66603                                       

(785) 273-9661      www.drckansas.org

1-877-335-3725     info@drckansas.org

Elder Law Hotline

1-888-353-5337

For any Kansan over 60.

 

Foster Care Helpline

1-877-298-2674 or  234-8345 in Topeka

The Helpline provides accurate and timely information about the foster care system to foster children, parents and others.

 

Kansas Human Rights Commission

For Americans with Disabilities Act

(ADA) issues)

Landon State Office Building

900 SW Jackson ,5th Floor, Suite 568-S

Topeka, KS 66612

(785) 296-3206  or   1-888-793-6874

 

Kansas Legal Service

Legal Assistance Office - Wichita

Orpheum Building

200 North Broadway, Suite 500

Wichita, Kansas 67202

316-265-9681  

316-265-5902

If you are unable to contact that office please email them at kls-wichita@klsinc.org.

 

 

 

 

 

Lawyer Referral Service

1-800-928-3111

Through this line we can help you find a private attorney with the expertise you need.  Or if you just have a few questions you may obtain inexpensive advice by paying $3 per minute.  You only pay for the time when you are on the line with the attorney.  The average Lawyer Advice Line attorney time in 2010 was 9 minutes, so the average cost for a legal consultation was less than $30.

 

Ronald McDonald House Charities Wichita

1110 N Emporia

Wichita, KS 67214

(316) 269-4182

www.rmhcwichita.org

Provides and supports programs that directly improve the health and well being of children

 

Sunlight Children’s Advocacy and Rights Foundation (SCARF)

110 S Gordy St

El Dorado, KS 67042

(316) 313-4107

www.scarfks.org

Provides resources and facilities that support and protect abused and neglected children and their families

 

St. Francis Community Services

4155 E. Harry

Wichita, KS 67218

(316)-831-0330

PROGRAMS AND SERVICES:

Adoption Services:

There are more than 850 Kansas children awaiting adoption, each hoping to find a family who can share their birthday, holidays and other special life moments.

 

Counseling Services:

SFCS therapeutic  services has helped thousands of families get counseling by providing licensed clinicians who offer therapeutic services to anyone age three to adult.

 

Foster Care Services:

Everyday, there are 1,000 foster children cared for by SFCS staff who actively recruit, support, train and license compassionate foster families. Each foster child receives individualized care through permanency services, clinical services, aftercare and life skills programs.

 

Psychiatric Residential Treatment Services:

Hundreds of children diagnosed with various disorders have been helped by the agency's two 24-hour psychiatric residential treatment facilities, featuring a therapeutic animal program in Salina, KS.

 

TFI Visit Exchange Program

4505 E. 47th Street South

Wichita, KS 67210

(316) 684-5300 Opt 3

Provides supervised visits for non-custodial parents in a safe environment

LEGAL SERVICES