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 rent and some utilities
- assistance with school supplies though School Kits
- holiday gift adoptions 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.
News & Info
My name is Kahill Perkins, and I am your lovely kiddos new lead teacher! Born and raised right here in Lawrence, KS. I am currently enrolled at Emporia through the satellite program for Elementary Education. I also have an associate degree of Liberal Arts and Art. I am a huge believer in compassionate learning andJanuary 23, 2020
December 6, 2019
Check out our pictures from the event on the Rev It Up page.September 16, 2019
We’re so very excited to announce that one of our own, Julia Price, has been selected for the Class of 2020 Leadership Lawrence program!September 6, 2019