Welcome to Ballard Center
Serving Lawrence, KS
Ballard Center is a non-profit organization that provides a high quality, affordable early education program and essential basic life assistance for families and individuals in need. Programs include:
- food security
- clothing assistance, including professional clothing for women transitioning back into work through our Suitable for Work closet
- assistance with taxes, rent, utilities, and prescriptions
- assistance with school supplies though School Kits
- holiday meal for families through Holiday Bureau
Ballard also offers a strengths program to our low income clients. This program offers clients a professionally developed and personalized strengths-based path to self-sufficiency.
Pantry hours are between 11:00AM – 2:00PM, Monday through Friday at 708 Elm.
Check out our 2018 Annual Report!