Community Resources in Kingman County
KAMI Food Bank: Open Wednesdays and Fridays from 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Located in the south entrance of the Presbyterian Church
201 E D Ave, Kingman, KS 67068
Assistance is available to Kingman county residents. For qualifying individuals groceries are available once a month and bill assistance once every six months (up to half the bill; $100 max). KAMI also has an annual school supply giveaway, Community Thanksgiving Dinner, Christmas Basket giveaway, and chaplain services.
Transient assistance is also available as needs can be met in conjunction with the Kingman Police Department. Please contact the Police Department in person or at 620.532.3138.
Health Department: Open Mon - Wed, and Fri 8AM - 5PM; Thur 8:30AM - 5PM
Location: 125 N. Spruce, Kingman, KS 67068
Established and operates under the premise that all people are entitled to adequate health care; that they have a right to maintain a healthy independence and to have access to information concerning their health and prevention of illness.
Understanding Grief Support Group: Wednesdays at 3:00 p.m.
Location: Livingston's Funeral Home Community Building
1830 N Main St, Kingman KS 67068
Provided free of charge. It is an 11-week support group for persons who are ready to explore grief through interaction and reflection by trained grief counselor, Chaplain Jeffery Jones.
Catholic Charities: Open Monday- Friday from 9:00-5:00 p.m.
Location: 437 N Topeka, Wichita, KS 67202
Catholic Charities alleviates poverty and builds strong families throughout 25 counties in south central and southeast Kansas. If you've served at the minimum of a single day in the military (other than a dishonorable discharge) you are eligible for help.
Embrace: Open Thursdays 10:00-7:00 and Fridays from 10:00-3:00
Location: 1040 N West St, Wichita, KS 67203
Embrace offers free pregnancy tests, free STD testing, unplanned pregnancy options and counseling services.
Mid-Kansas Community Action Program:
Open Monday-Friday from 9:00-5:00
Location: 730 Cliff Drive, Augusta, KS 67010
Needing assistance in job search, budgeting, parenting, stress management or housing?
Mid-Kansas CAP can help.
National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: Open 24/7/365
Phone: 1-800-273-8255 (TALK)
The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.