This week 11 kindergarten-ready Ballard kids will graduate! Over the summer our dedicated Education staff and volunteers worked side-by-side to ensure that these kids had every opportunity to be successful! Learn more about the amazing #earlychildhoodeducation work being done at Elizabeth B. Ballard Center and how you can help support this vital program by emailing […]
If self-care can lower stress levels in adults, it can benefit children who are just as likely to feel anxious or worn out. Parents do well to monitor their kids’ behavior and check in on their emotional wellness. It’s never too early to talk about mental health or start practicing habits to cope with difficult moments. Explore […]
Life has been busy as ever at the Ballard Center this season – check out our newsletter to see some highlights from this winter!
Tricia Masenthin/The Lawrence Times. The United Way awarded its 2020 Wallace Galluzzi Volunteer of the Year Award on January 11th, 2022, to Marion Belcher of the Elizabeth B. Ballard Center and Taryn Wells, freshman at Lawrence High School. The Galluzzi Award is named in honor of Wallace Galluzzi, who was an active community leader serving […]