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Volunteer Opportunities in the Hays Area

Serving Children

4-H

kansas4h.org / ellis.ksu.edu /(785) 628-9430

 

Big Brothers/Big Sisters

ellis.kansasbigs.org /(785) 625-6672

 

Boy Scouts

beascout.org

 

CASA – Court Appointed Special Advocates for Children

kansascasa.org / (785) 625-3049

 

Foster Grandparents

fhsu.edu/fostergrandparents

 

Girl Scouts

kansasgirlscouts.org

 

Hays Recreation Commission

haysrec.org / (785) 623-2650

Teach a class; coach a sports team

 

Lakeview Christian Camp

lakeviewchristiancamp.org / (785) 839-4404

 

Serving Senior Adults

Meals on Wheels (First Call for Help)

firstcallelliscounty.com / (785) 623-2800

 

Northwest Kansas Area on Aging

nwkaaa.com / (785) 628-8204

SHICK – Senior Health Insurance Counseling for Kanas

TCE – Tax Counseling for the Elderly

Serve Meals; Senior Advocacy Boards

 

Senior Companions

fhsu.edu/seniorcompanions

 

Nursing Homes/Assisted Living

Good Samaritan Center (Hays): (785) 625-7331

Good Samaritan Center (Ellis): (785) 726-3101

Cedar View Assisted Living: (785) 628-3200

Sterling House: (785) 628-1111

Via Christi: (785) 628-3241

 

Serving Those with Special Needs

Arc of Central Plains

Facebook: The Arc of Central Plains / (785) 628-6512

 

Kansas Guardianship Program 

ksgprog.org /  (785) 587-8555

 

Museums

Ellis County Historical Museum

elliscountyhistoricalmuseum.org / (785) 628-2624

 

Sternberg Museum

sternberg.fhsu.edu / (785) 639-5249

 

Historic Fort Hays

kshs.org/fort_hays / (785) 625-6812

 

Serving Animals

Great Plains Regional Animal Response Team

 

Humane Society of the High Plains

hshponline.org / (785) 625-5252

 

Serving Those in Need

American Red Cross

redcross.org / Facebook: Western Kansas American Red Cross / (785) 625-2617

 

Community Assistance Center

Facebook: Community Assistance Center / (785) 625-9110

 

Ellis County CERT – Community Emergency Response Team

Facebook: Ellis County KS. CERT – Community Emergency Response Team / (785) 625-1060

 

Hospice

haysmed.com/hospice / (785) 623-6200

 

Mary Elizabeth Home

maryelizabeth.net / (785) 625-6800

 

Options (Domestic Violence)

help4abuse.org / (785) 625-4202

 

General

Habitat for Humanity

Facebook: Habitat for Humanity of Ellis County, KS / (785) 623-4200

 

Hays Public Library

hayspublib.org / (785) 625-9014

 

HaysMed Hospital

haysmed.com / (785) 623-5890

 

Crossroads

(Catholic Pro-Life Group who spends the summer walking across America)

crossroadswalk.org

 

Festivals & Fairs

Ellis County Fair

elliscountyfair.com

 

Wild West Festival

wildwestfestival.com / (785) 623-4476