Resources – Women’s Services
These resource pages are intended for current guests, former guests, or anyone in Lawrence / Douglas County 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 note that we only post links to resources that explicitly and specifically target our local community here in Lawrence / Douglas County.
Please click here to suggest new resources (targeting our local community only, please), offer corrections, or report broken links.
100 Good Women
P.O. Box 397, Lawrence 66044
A not-for-profit, non-political community of women and men embodying the spirit of altruism. We try to respond quickly to immediate needs in the community.
First Step at Lakeview
3015 W. 31st Street
A residential licensed drug treatment center providing reintegration services for women recovering from chemical dependency. Call for admissions details.
Heartland Community Health Center
1 Riverfront Plaza, #100
Medical clinic with sliding scale fees, women’s health and pregnancy care, food pantry, counseling program, marriage and family counseling, financial benevolence.
Sexual Trauma & Abuse Care Center
708 W 9th Street, Ste. 105
Provides 24 hour comprehensive advocacy and support services for child and adult victim-survivors of sexual violence, their families, friends and partners by staff and volunteer advocates. Free or low-cost counseling for survivors of sexual abuse.
Willow Domestic Violence Center
Call for address
785-843-3333 / 1-800-770-3030
Provides free and confidential services to victims of domestic violence. Services include 24-hour crisis hotline, safe shelter, peer counseling, support group, court advocacy and more.