These resource pages are intended for current guests, former guests, or anyone who thinks that she or he is at risk of homelessness.

If you fall into any of these categories, please do not hesitate to get in touch with us here at the shelter. Your email will be received by one of our staff, who will write you back promptly in order to provide support and advice.

On these pages you can find resources organized under the clickable headings in the resources menu.

Please click here to suggest new resources, offer corrections, or report broken links.

Employment

Adult Learning Center
2145 Louisiana Street
785-832-5960

GED classes, assessments, employment skills, and goal-setting.

Cottonwood, Inc.
2801 West 31st Street
785-842-0550

A community-based, non-profit organization providing a full range of support for people with disabilities, including, residential and employment services.

Lawrence Community Shelter
3655 E. 25th Street
785-832-8864

Provides shelter and case management for homeless adults and families along with a dedicated Employment Program for shelter guests.

Lawrence Workforce Center
2540 Iowa Street, Suite R
785-840-9675

Re-employment and employment services.

Peaslee Tech, Johnson County Community College, Lawrence
2920 Haskell Avenue
785-842-1157

Provides technical training to a diverse community of learners.

Resident Services Office (Lawrence-Douglas County Housing Authority)
1600 Haskell Avenue, #187
785-842-1533

Services provided to those living in Public Housing or Section 8 housing: employment and education assistance, crisis intervention, youth programming, internet access, budget counseling, self-sufficiency, home ownership program and more.