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
February 6, 2020
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