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American Bar Association (ABA) Information about American Bar Association.
American Red Cross: Douglas County Chapter The Douglas County Chapter of the American Red Cross offers disaster services and military assistance to families 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, including weekends and holidays. They serve the communities of Lawrence, Eudora, Baldwin City, and Lecompton.
Baker University Founded in 1858, Baker University is located in Baldwin City, Kansas.
Baker University Collins Library The Baker University Collins Library is located at 518 Eighth St, Baldwin City, KS 66006.
Baldwin City Fire Department The Baldwin City Fire Department was officially chartered on February 4, 1910 as a volunteer fire department and has been an active volunteer department ever since.
Baldwin City Government Baldwin City is located in Southeast Douglas County, Kansas.
Baldwin City Municipal Court Baldwin City Municipal Court is held the first Tuesday of the month at 9:00 a.m. (Source: http://www.baldwincity.org/city-hall/municipal-court/)
Baldwin City Police Department Baldwin City Police Department in Baldwin City, Kansas.
Baldwin City Public Schools - USD 348 The Baldwin City Public School District (USD 348) is located in Baldwin City, which is located in the Southeast section of Douglas County, Kansas.
Baldwin City Recreation Official site for the Baldwin City Recreation Commission.
Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center The Center is a non-profit community mental health organization offering a wide range of outpatient mental health services for residents of Douglas County, KS. Founded in 1950, the Bert Nash Center was created in memory of Dr. Bert Nash (1898-1947), a University of Kansas educational psychologist and community leader dedicated to improving the health of Kansas children. Today the Center is a licensed, comprehensive mental health facility committed to providing research-based services to improve the lives of Douglas County residents.
Black Jack Battlefield and Nature Park The Black Jack Battlefield and Nature Park is in the process of developing the land that was purchased in 2003 which contains The Black Jack Battlefield, The Pearson Farmstead Home as well as a newly developed Nature Park that contains a nature trail which winds through woods along the creek and a Prairie Restoration Area.
CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) Court Appoint Special Advocates (CASAs) are volunteers trained to be advocates for children who have been abused and neglected and are under the protection of the court. The volunteers are appointed by the judge to meet regularly with the child, review records, and talk to family members and professionals involved in the child's case. They report information to the judge, make recommendations to promote the child's best interests, and monitor compliance with the court's orders until the child has been placed in a safe, permanent home. Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
Change of Address for Real Estate and Personal Property
Clinton Lake Official site for Clinton Lake via the U.S. Corps of Engineers.
Clinton State Park Official site for Clinton State Park, run by the State of Kansas Department of Wildlife and Parks.
Constitution Hall Constitution Hall, erected by Samuel Jones in 1856, became the place were the Kansas Territorial Government convened. In the fall of 1857 (October 19), the Lecompton Constitutional Convention met and drafted a pro-slavery constitution in the upper story of the building. The downstairs was rented as the federal land office and private law offices. (Source: http://www.lecomptonkansas.com/page/constitution-hall-state-historic-site)
CoreSource CoreSource is the health insurance benefits administrator for Douglas County, Kansas.
CrimeStoppers CrimeStoppers of Douglas County, Kansas.
DCCCA DCCCA coordinates programs that provide behavioral health prevention and treatment, recruitment, training, and support of foster homes, and traffic safety educations and resources. DCCCA also provides evaluation research to their programs and partners.
DCF Kansas - Adoption/Alternative Permanency Services Information about DCF Kansas - Adoption/Alternative Permanency Services.
Delta Dental of Kansas
Douglas County Bar Association The Douglas County Bar Association is a nonprofit corporation whose members are lawyers residing in Douglas County, Kansas. The association provides opportunities for its members to exchange ideas and share information about the practice of law, to encourage professionalism, integrity and courtesy among its members, and to exhibit responsibility and leadership in the community.
Douglas County Child Development Association (DCCDA) The Douglas County Child Development Association (DCCDA) is a non-profit membership and service organization committed to developing programs to support early childhood care and education in Douglas County, Kansas.
Douglas County Coroner's Office Kansas state statutes require that the County Coroner determine the cause and manner of all unattended deaths. Any death that is the sudden or unexpected or the result of a homicide, suicide or an accident triggers a coroner’s investigation. Other examples of cases requiring investigation are deaths of juveniles, deaths that occur in custody, any death that occurs within 24 hours of admission to a hospital or deaths in which identification of the body is not certain.
Douglas County Extension Office The Douglas County Extension Office is a partnership between Kansas State University and federal, state, and county government, with offices in every Kansas county. They conduct research through Kansas that is then shared by Extension agents and others on our Web sites and through numerous conferences, workshops, field days, publications, newsletters and more.
Douglas County Fair The Douglas County Fair occurs annually at the Douglas County Fairgrounds from the end of July to the beginning of August.
Douglas County Legal Aid Society The Douglas County Legal Aid Society (the Legal Aid Clinic at KU Law) offers no-cost legal assistance in a limited range of cases. All matters are handled by third year law students operating under Kansas Supreme Court Rule 719 with the supervision of KU Law clinical faculty.
Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association The Douglas County Visiting Nurses Association offers home health and hospice care.
Downtown Lawrence Inc. (DLI) Downtown Lawrence Inc. (DLI) is a not-for-profit membership organization created forty years ago to promote the interests of the Downtown business district. DLI has over 140 members including individually-owned specialty stores, national retail chains, restaurants, bars, hair salons, and professional businesses. (Source: http://www.downtownlawrence.com/about-us/)
Eudora Area Historical Society/Eudora Community Museum The Eudora Area Historical Society operates the Eudora Community Museum. The Museum displays numerous exhibits devoted to Eudora’s history. Themes explored in the museum include Shawnee Indians, Western Expansion, the Oregon Trail, Eudora and the Civil War, Eudora as it developed in the late 19th Century, Eudora’s African-American Community and the Sunflower Ammunition Plant. (Source: http://www.cityofeudoraks.gov/index.aspx?NID=100)
Eudora Fire Department The Eudora Fire Department is located at 930 Main Street in downtown Eudora. (Source: https://www.facebook.com/eudorafire/)
Eudora Government Eudora is located in Eastern Douglas County, Kansas.
Eudora Municipal Court Eudora Municipal Court in Eudora, Kansas.
Eudora Parks and Recreation Official site for Eudora Parks and Recreation.
Eudora Police Department The Eudora Police Department is located at 930 Main Street in downtown Eudora and consists of 10 sworn officers. (Source: http://www.cityofeudoraks.gov/index.aspx?nid=77)
Eudora Public Library The Eudora Public Library is located at 14 East Ninth Street, Eudora, KS 66025.
Eudora Public Schools - USD 491 The Eudora Public School (USD 491) is located in Eudora, which is located in the East section of Douglas County, Kansas.
eXplore Lawrence eXplore Lawrence provides information on accommodations, events, dining, shopping, attractions, recreation, sports and travel to visitors of Douglas County, Kansas.
FBI - Kansas City Division Resident agency for the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)
FEMA Flood Zone Definitions Flood zones are geographic areas that FEMA has defined according to varying levels of flood risk and type of flooding. These zones are depicted on the published Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) or Flood Hazard Boundary Map (FHBM).
Flooding & Flood Risks: Flood Map Update Schedule Information about Flood Map Update Schedule.
Flooding & Flood Risks: Undergoing a Map Change Information about Undergoing a Map Change.
Flooding & Flood Risks: What Causes Flooding? Flooding can be caused by storms, dams or levees breaking, new development changing how water flows above and below ground, snowmelt and much more.
General Floodplain Assistance Information: FAQ's
Haskell Indian Nations University Founded in 1884, Haskell Indian Nations University is located in Lawrence, Kansas.
Haskell Indian Nations University Library Located in Tommaney Hall, the Academic Support Center (ASC) is an inviting and vibrant place for students to study and connect with information, with the Library serving as an integral component of the Academic Support Center. (Source: http://www.haskell.edu/library/)
Heartland Community Health Center (HCHC) Heartland Community Health Center (HCHC)
How Do I Find a LOMC? A LOMC (Letter Of Map Change) is a letter which reflects an official revision to an effective Flood Insurance Rate Map. LOMCs are issued in place of the physical revision and republication of the effective map.
Independence, Inc. Independence, Inc.'s mission is to provide advocacy, services, and education for people with disabilities and our communities. (Source: http://www.independenceinc.org/read.asp?docid=592) Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
IRS Information about IRS
Kansas Attorney General Information about Kansas Attorney General
Kansas Bar Association Information about Kansas Bar Association.
Kansas Bureau of Investigations The Kansas Bureau of Investigation is dedicated to providing professional investigative and laboratory services to criminal justice agencies, and the collection and dissemination of criminal justice information to public and private agencies, for the purpose of promoting public safety and the prevention of crime in Kansas. (Source: http://www.accesskansas.org/kbi/about/mission.shtml)
Kansas County & District Attorneys Association (KCDAA) Information about Kansas County & District Attorneys Association (KCDAA).
Kansas Crisis Hotline The Kansas Crisis Hotline, 1-888-363-2287 is a toll-free, 24-hour statewide crisis hotline developed to link victims of domestic violence and sexual assault to crisis programs across Kansas.
Kansas Dept. for Aging and Disability Services Official site for the Kansas Dept. for Aging and Disability Services.
Kansas Dept. of Transportation (KDOT) The Kansas Dept. of Transportation (KDOT) maintains the roads for Kansas.
Kansas Highway Patrol The Kansas Highway Patrol assists with issues such as stranded vehicles, impaired drivers, vehicle crashes, road rage, road debris and other traffic-related emergencies.
Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS) Official site for Kansas Public Employees Retirement System (KPERS).
Kansas Relay Center (KRC) The Kansas Relay Center (KRC) facilitates communication with Kansans that have hearing and/or speech disabilities. (Source: https://www.da.ks.gov/phonebook/specialservices.htm)
Kansas Suicide Prevention HQ KSPHQ is the “parent organization” of Headquarters Counseling Center and the Kansas Suicide Prevention Resource Center. Together these programs form a comprehensive approach to suicide prevention. The resource center provides awareness tools, training, and resources across the state of Kansas.
Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA) The Kansas Turnpike Authority (KTA) makes repairs and upgrades on a consistent basis in order to keep the roadway in a sound and safe condition. (Source: http://www.ksturnpike.com/about)
Kansas Wildlife, Parks and Tourism Official site for the Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism.
KDOT Kansas Road Conditions KDOT's 511 service contains a lot of useful information on road conditions in Kansas, including an interactive map that displays all road conditions throughout Kansas. The map can be filtered down to Douglas County using the set of filters on the left-column of the page. Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
KU Child & Family Services Clinic The mission of the Child & Family Services Clinic is to provide affordable, quality mental health care to the children, adolescents, and families of the Lawrence community and surrounding areas. We are a training clinic for the Ph.D. graduate students of the Clinical Child Psychology program at the University of Kansas. (Source: http://www2.ku.edu/~kuclinic/)
KU CrimeStoppers CrimeStoppers for the University of Kansas.
KU Natural History Museum Founded in 1864, the KU Natural History Museum houses 50,000 square feet of exhibits on four floors, including a panorama of North American wildlife, recognized as one of the largest and oldest dioramas in the world; the flora and fauna of the Great Plains; vertebrate and invertebrate fossils; and live snakes and bees. (Source: http://naturalhistory.ku.edu/our-history)
KU Spencer Museum of Art The KU Spencer Museum of Art, located on the University of Kansas campus in Lawrence, houses an internationally-known collection that is deep and diverse, currently numbering nearly 36,000 artworks and artifacts in all media. (Source: http://www.spencerart.ku.edu/about/)
KU Visitor Center Official site of the KU Visitor Center.
Lane University and Territorial Capital Museum Lane University and Territorial Capital Museum in Lecompton, Kansas.
Lawrence Art Guild Since its inception in 1962, the Lawrence Art Guild has strived to support the many artists and art events in the vicinity of Lawrence, Kansas. (Source: http://www.lawrenceartguild.org/node/5)
Lawrence Arts Center Lawrence Arts Center in Lawrence, Kansas.
Lawrence Chamber of Commerce The Chamber is committed to developing partnerships and relationships with a many businesses, organizations and community members to create a stronger business community. (Source: http://www.lawrencechamber.com/CWT/External/wcpages/FAQs/)
Lawrence Community Theatre Lawrence Community Theatre in Lawrence, Kansas.
Lawrence Government Lawrence is located in Northern Douglas County, Kansas.
Lawrence Humane Society The Lawrence Humane Society provides shelter, care, and advocacy to stray, homeless, and abused animals and nurtures the human-animal bond. (Source: http://www.lawrencehumane.org/about/about.shtml)
Lawrence Memorial Hospital (LMH) Founded in 1921, Lawrence Memorial Hospital (LMH) is a 173-bed hospital located in Lawrence, Kansas. (Source: https://www.lmh.org/aboutus/index.jsp)
Lawrence Municipal Airport A general aviation facility, the Lawrence Municipal Airport is located approximately three miles north of Downtown Lawrence on East US Hwy 24/40. (Source: http://www.lawrenceks.org/airport)
Lawrence Municipal Court The Municipal Court at One Riverfront Plaza, handles violations of city ordinances including traffic and parking violations within the city limits. (Source: https://lawrenceks.org/attorney/municipal-court/)
Lawrence Parks and Recreation (LPRD) Lawrence Parks and Recreation (LPRD) operates/manages/maintains several properties, as well as providing several park-related programs and services throughout the Lawrence community. (Source: http://www.lawrenceks.org/lprd/aboutus)
Lawrence Police Department (LPD) The Lawrence Police Department (LPD) provides police service to the City of Lawrence.
Lawrence Public Library The Lawrence Public Library is the main library for residents of the City of Lawrence.
Lawrence Public Schools - USD 497 Lawrence Public Schools serve approximately 11,000 students from pre-kindergarten through grade 12 in Lawrence, Kansas. (Source: http://www.usd497.org/AboutUs/)
Lawrence Recycling The Lawrence Recycling section of the Solid Waste Management Division handles residential and business recycling for the City of Lawrence.
Lawrence Special Assessments Information about City of Lawrence Special Assessments
Lawrence Transit Lawrence Transit is a partnership between the Lawrence Transit System (transit system of the City of Lawrence) and KU on Wheels (transit system of the University of Kansas.) (Source: http://www.lawrencetransit.org/pages/about-us)
Lawrence Workforce Center The Lawrence Workforce Center is a single point of entry to a network of employment, training, and educational programs and providers in Douglas, Franklin and Jefferson counties. They help employers find skilled workers and help career seekers access the tools needed to manage their careers through high quality information and services. (Source: http://www.workforcecenters.com/lawrence/)
Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical The Lawrence-Douglas County Fire Medical Department is a division of the City of Lawrence. They provide fire suppression within the City of Lawrence and Grant Township, and with support from Douglas County government, they provide medical response in the entire County. They have five stations in Lawrence and one EMS station in Baldwin City, and their combined call volume runs around 9,000 per year with 129 field staff working three 24 hours shifts. (Source: http://www.lawrenceks.org/fire_medical/who_we_are)
Lawrence-Douglas County Metropolitan Planning Office Information about Planning and Development in Lawrence-Douglas County.
Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health The Lawrence-Douglas County Public Health offers clinic services, family services, regulatory services and community services.
Lecompton Government Lecompton is located in Northwest Douglas County, Kansas.
Lecompton Historical Society Official site for the Lecompton Historical Society of Lecompton, Kansas.
Liberty Hall Liberty Hall is a locally owned and operated historic theater in downtown Lawrence, Kansas. Consisting of a concert hall, video store, coffee house, and independent cinema. (Source: http://www.libertyhall.net/about)
Lied Center Lied Center of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas.
Lumberyard Arts Center The mission of the Lumberyard Arts Center is to be the cornerstone of creative endeavors in Baldwin City.
MedTrak MedTrak provides prescription benefits to employees of Douglas County, Kansas.
Michael J. Malone Douglas County Law Library The Michael J. Malone Douglas County Law Library provides print resources for a Kansas-based practice and electronic resources including the Lexis on-line legal database. All Library users have free access to all of the Library's resources. The Law Library is open to everyone. The public has access 12 hours per week and attorneys who have been issued keys have access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. (Source: https://www.dgkslawlibrary.org/) Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
Mobilis Mobilis offers an electronic deed filing service for the Register of Deeds Office.
MT-EZ LOMA-OAS (Out As Shown): Instructions & Application Form MT-EZ Form: Application Form for Single Residential Lot or Structure Amendments to National Flood Insurance Program Maps.
National District Attorneys Association Information about National District Attorneys Association. https://www.facebook.com/ndaa.org/
National Response Center (NRC) The National Response Center (NRC) is for reporting witnessed oil spills, chemical releases and maritime security incidents.
Old Castle Museum As the first home of Baker, Old Castle was once known as "The College Building," because at that time it was the first and only college building in the state. Now as a museum, The Old Castle houses artifacts from early Kansas, Methodist, and Baker history. (Source: http://www.bakeru.edu/old-castle-museum) Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
Palmyra Township Fire Palmyra Township Fire of Douglas County, Kansas.
Pay Property Taxes Online This site will allow you to pay real estate tax and personal property taxes online.
Perry-Lecompton Farmers' Market The Perry-Lecompton Farmers' Market in Perry, Kansas occurs every Friday at 4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. starting May 16th. Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
Perry-Lecompton Public Schools - USD 343 The Perry-Lecompton Public School District (USD 343) is located in Perry, which is located in the Southeast section of Jefferson County, Kansas just North of the Douglas County, Kansas borderline. This district has schools located in two counties. Children from the following counties attend schools in this district: Douglas County and Jefferson County.
Poison Control Center The Poison Control Center’s hotline is 1-800-222-1222. You can call from anywhere in the state of Kansas and throughout the Kansas City metropolitan area. We're available 24/7. - See more at: http://www.kumed.com/medical-services/poison-control#sthash.HHIt1O4R.dpuf Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
PPO Network/Cigna Official site for PPO Network/Cigna
Santa Fe Trail Public Schools - USD 434 The Santa Fe Trail Public School District (USD 434) is located in Carbondale, which is located in the Southeast section of Osage County, Kansas. Children from the following counties attend schools in this district: Douglas County and Osage County.
Senior Resource Center for Douglas County The Senior Resource Center for Douglas County, Inc. provides resources, services, programming and advocacy that enhance the quality of the second half of life. SRC is a source of information for seniors, their families and professionals. SRC itself provides many direct services: Senior Wheels (transportation), Medicare counseling and enrollment (during open enrollment and year round for initial enrollments), support groups, legal aid, emergency financial assistance, tax assistance and produces the Better Senior Living newsletter with schedules for classes, clubs, social events and more.
Shawnee Heights Public Schools - USD 450 The Shawnee Heights Public School District (USD 450) is located in Baldwin City, which is located in the Eastern section of Shawnee County, Kansas. Children from the following counties attend schools in this district: Douglas County, Osage County, and Shawnee County.
Simplifile Simplifile enables the electronic recording, or e-Recording, of hundreds of thousands of land record documents across Douglas County, Kansas.
State of Kansas Official site for the State of Kansas.
Thunderbird Theatre Thunderbird Theatre of the Haskell Indian Nations University in Lawrence, Kansas.
Tria Health Tria Health's programs are designed to provide you with confidential, personalized guidance for the management of your medications. The goal is to ensure that your medications are safe, effective and affordable. Read More <span class="icon fa fa-arrow-circle-right more-link-icon" aria-hidden="true"></span>
Trinity In-Home Care Trinity In-Home Care is a local nonprofit agency providing affordable in-home assistance with housekeeping, personnel care, care giver relief, and non-medical support for individuals who may not be able to remain in their home otherwise. TIHC has been serving Douglas County, KS since 1976. (Source: http://www.tihc.org/)
University of Kansas Founded on February 20, 1863, The University of Kansas is located in Lawrence, Kansas.
University of Kansas Libraries The University of Kansas Libraries include Anschutz Library, Art and Architecture Library, Music and Dance Library, Spahr Engineering Library, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, Watson Library and Wheat Law Library.
University of Kansas Theatre University of Kansas Theatre in Lawrence, Kansas.
Wakarusa River Valley Museum The Wakarusa River Valley Heritage Museum is located in Bloomington Park East at Clinton Lake just outside of Lawrence, Kansas.
Wakarusa Township Fire - Station #2 Wakarusa Township Fire - Station #2 of Douglas County, Kansas.
Watkins Museum of History The Watkins Museum is operated by the Douglas County Historical Society. The museum is housed in the 1888 Watkins Land Mortgage and National Bank Building, provides educational resources and activities, programs and public events, and changing exhibits that explore the heritage of Douglas County and connect the past with issues that affect our communities today. (Source: http://www.watkinsmuseum.org/)
Wellsville Public Schools - USD 289 The Wellsville Public School District (USD 289) is located in Wellsville, which is located in the Northeast section of Franklin County, Kansas. Children from the following counties attend schools in this district: Douglas County, Franklin County, and Miami County.
West Franklin Public Schools - USD 287 The West Franklin Public School District (USD 287) is located in Pomona, which is located in the Western section of Franklin County, Kansas. Children from the following counties attend schools in this district: Douglas County, Franklin County, and Osage County.
What is a FIRMette? A FIRMette is a full-scale section of a FEMA Flood Insurance Rate Map (FIRM) that you create yourself online and are formatted to fit on printers commonly found in offices.
Willow Springs Township Fire Department Willow Springs Township Fire Department of Douglas County, Kansas.