Douglas County Child Services (Kansas)

Search for Douglas County, Kansas child services programs provided by Child, Youth and Family Services, Child Support Offices, Child Abuse Prevention Offices, Juvenile Justice Centers and WIC Offices.


A Douglas County Child Support Office is a government agency at the KS State, Douglas County, or local level that assists custodial parents in obtaining financial support for their children. Douglas County Child Support Offices provide a number of services to support children’s welfare, including establishing paternity, locating non-custodial parents, and collecting Douglas County child support payments. Child Support Offices also help enforce Douglas County Court orders for child support and assist families in receiving additional benefits for children. Child Support Offices provide services for anyone in the community who may be eligible for child support payments.

Douglas County Youth Service Department Lawrence KS 330 Northeast Industrial Lane 66044 785-331-1300

Lawrence Youth Sports Department Lawrence KS 2700 West 27th Street 66047 785-832-7940


Douglas County Child, Youth, and Family Services is a government agency at the KS State, Douglas County, or local level that provides a range of services to assist children, youth, and families. Child, Youth, and Family Services Offices offer early childhood services, including childcare support, family nutrition programs, and support for children with developmental delays. These offices may also run programs to end youth homelessness, prevent adolescent pregnancy, and prevent violence against children and youth in Douglas County. Some Child, Youth, and Family Services programs also manage Douglas County foster care and adoption services.

Lawrence Child Support & Social Service Office Lawrence KS 1901 Delaware Street 66046 785-832-3700


A Douglas County WIC Office is a local branch of the Federal Special Supplemental Nutrition Program (SNAP) for Women, Infants, and Children (WIC). Douglas County WIC programs provide nutrition assistance for women who are pregnant or breastfeeding, infants, and children. WIC Offices provide services to income-eligible families who require food assistance. In addition to nutritional assistance, WIC Offices provide additional benefits, including health screenings, nutrition and health education, breastfeeding promotion and support, and help obtaining other Kansas social services.

Douglas County Health Department WIC Office Lawrence KS 200 Maine Street 66044 785-856-5350