Children's Services

Children's Services

Address
USD #470
1201 N 10th Arkansas City, KS
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Phone
620-441-2075
Description
Head Start ages 3-4, PALS Program ages 3-4, 4 year old program) Contact to schedule a developmental screening for your child when they turn 3.
Address
120 E 5th Ave
Arkansas City KS 67005
Phone
620-442-1280
Website Address
Description
Technology assistance via book-a-librarian appointments, access to free wifi, and a variety of free children's programs, including weekly story times and crafts.
Address
225 E 5th Ave
Arkansas City KS 67005
Phone
620-221-4300
Description
Free weekly drive-thru dinners and snacks for kids under 18; scholarships available for kids sports/activities
Phone
620-221-7766
Website Address
Description
Mentoring program for children, ages 5-25
Address
103 E. 9th Suite 316
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone
620-221-7766
Description
Mentoring program for children, ages 5-25.
Address
118 S. Summit Arkansas City, KS 67005
Phone
620-442-5895
Description
Provides classes and programming for children. Scholarships are available.
Email: director@burfordtheatre.com
Phone
1-877-678-2548
Description
register at Child Care Aware ks.childcareaware.org for a personalized, current list of child care providers in the county.
Address
320 E 9th, Suite B
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone
Winfield: 620-221-1430, Ark City: 620-442-3260
Description
WIC, KanBeHealthy screenings, immunizations, Maternal & Child Health, and more.
Description
Contact a school district's nurse to learn more about the fund and to apply for assistance. County children, up to 19 years old, may be eligible once a year for up to $250 in assistance for a variety of expenses including:
Medical equipment not covered by health insurance.
Travel expenses for out-of-town medical care.
Prescription medications not covered by insurance including co-pays.
Dental expenses not covered by dental insurance.
Other expenses approved by the advisory committee.

The fund will not cover expenses related to vision, orthodontia or office visit co-pays.
Address
USD #465
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone
620-221-5100
Description
Provides services for stduents with learning exceptionalities in the county
Address
320 E. 9th Ave
Suite C
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone
(620)221-3454 Ext 5231
Description
Parent Project: 0 week seminar/support group for parents and caregivers of children ages 10-18 with difficult and or risky behaviors
Description
Free educational resources for children ages 0-5 in the county.
Address
305 S Summit
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Phone
620-442-1688
Website Address
Description
Healthy Beginnings: Counseling; Licensed Adoption Agency; Diapers on emergency basis; Parenting classes; baby clothes; Maternity clothing. Call for information.
Address
Cowley Branch Office
22214 D Street, Strother Field
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone
620-221-9664 620-442-5640 (800) 499-1748
Description
Four County Mental Health Center has clinics located throughout Kansas. Learn about our approach to mental health in the community and the services we provide.
Address
1201 N 10th St
Arkansas City, KS 67005
Phone
620-441-2075 620-221-7314
Description
Accepts children between the ages of 3 and 4. Waiting. A national program for children that serves income eligible families. Call for information.

Sites in Arkansas City, Burden and Winfield

Address
311 E 9th
Winfield KS 67156
Phone
620-221-5450 620-441-4565
Description
Volunteer and mentor programs available for adults and youth. Cowley County 4-H has community clubs in every local community (ages 7-18 with Cloverbud program for ages 5-6)
Phone
(866) 305-5147
Description
see if you qualify for low cost or no cost health insurance for families and children. Rides to medical appointments are included, and a nurse line is available on the back of the insurance card.
Phone
620-221-1430
Description
Healthy Start Home Visting program from prenatal through the first year of a child's life. For more information on the MCH Program, please contact JoJo at the City-Cowley County Health Department

Phone
(800) 244-5373
Description
A 24-hour help line for parents in stress or in need of services of any kind. Or visit the website/download the app
Phone
Ark City PreK Office, 620-441-2075 Winfield Early Learning Center, 620-221-5170 Central Elementary, 620-438-3195 Udall Elementary, 620-782-3632 Dexter Elementary, 620-876-5415 Cedar Vale: 620-758-2265
Description
All four-year-olds in the county are eligible for pre-k. Three-year-olds are eligible for pre-k if they qualify after a screening. Call to begin your child's enrollment

Address
1407 Wheat Road
Winfield, KS 67156
Phone
620-229-8304
Website Address
Description
A free home based early intervention service for families in Cowley County who have children aged birth-three years in need of developmental support. If you feel your infant or toddler may have a delay in development, schedule a free evaluation today to see if they qualify for services.
Address
104 ½ W 9th Suite 424, Winfield, Ks. 67156
Phone
620-262-2112, (620) 221-1430
Description
Bike safety, carseat safety, and other programming and resources. Coalition meets bi-monthly to support safety events. Past projects include bicycle helmet distribution, car seat safety checks, smoke detector distribution.
Phone
620 221-2161
Website Address
Description
Provides classes and programming for children. Scholarships are available.
Address
605 College Street
Winfield KS 67156
Phone
620-221-4470
Website Address
Description
Access to free wifi, and a variety of free children's programs.
Address
624 College Street
Winfield KS 67156
Phone
620-221-2160
Description
Scholarships available for youth sports/activities.