Sorry, you need Javascript on to email us.
  • COMMUNITY RESOURCES, FOOD, NEWS, ETC

    FREE OR REDUCED COST FOOD OPTIONS

    Trinity Lutheran Church - Monday Weekly Community Meal, 320 N Cedar St, Abilene, KS. Every Monday – 5:00 to 6:30 PM –The weekly Community Meal will now be served as carry-out only. Come to the west kitchen door (ELKS Lodge parking lot) to pick up a carry out meal.

    Abilene Senior Center – Closed to activities and eat-in meals. Deliveries will continue as always, and meals can be picked up. Please call Karla at 785-263-7059 if you need meals.

    Abilene Food and Clothing Center – Commodity Distribution will be held on Friday March 20 from 9 AM to 12 PM. 409 NW 3rd St, Abilene, KS. Phone: 785-263-1221.

    Neighbor to Neighbor Abilene - Food for Families will be available for households in Dickinson County for the duration of the virus shutdown. They are serving lunch w/ take out for the evenings for households in DK Co. Phone: 785-200-6750.
    Volunteers Needed: 10:30 to 1:30.
    Lunch Served: 11:30 to 12:30, M -F, 803 N. Cedar St, Abilene, KS

    Farm Bureau Financial Services-Julia Boggs Agency – Free sack lunches for kids. 300 N Broadway, Abilene, KS. Hours: M-F, 11 AM to 2 PM. Carry out. Delivery possible by special request. Phone: 785-571-6055.

    Kansas Coffee & Ice Cream – Free breakfast and lunch for kids. 428 N Marshall, Chapman, KS. Hours: 7 AM to 1 PM. Phone: 785-307-4373.

    Abilene USD #435 will provide FREE MEALS for children ages 1 -18 beginning Monday, March 23rd. Please complete the survey at https://forms.gle/h6i7wz5YzuxK64Q36 to help them plan. 

    Chapman Schools - USD 473 Grab and Go Meals - Please click this link and fill out this form so we are able to plan for the appropriate number of meals. We will provide FREE lunches for all students aged 1-18. Monday (2 lunches and 2 breakfasts) Wednesday (2 lunches and 2 breakfasts) and Friday (1 lunch and 1 breakfast). Pick up will be at CHS (5th street) and Enterprise (front of building). This will be curbside delivery from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM. Questions are special requests please e-mail jtiller@usd473.net or building principal.

    EDUCATION INFO

    Kansas State Department of Education has regular updates for families and for school districts on their website. Here you will find guidance from the Continuous Learning Task Force and updates from the Kansas State Department of Education’s Child Nutrition and Wellness team on meal distributions.

    FREE TRANSPORTATION

    OCCK Transportation offering free fares to all beginning March 19, 2020

    COMMUNITY RESOURCES

    The Hope Center - Closed to walk-in traffic. See press release for more details

    Community Foundation of Dickinson County

    Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Disaster Help Line

     


  • Join Our List