New Benefit: Pandemic EBT

En Español Over the next few weeks, the Kansas Department for Children and Families (DCF) will be issuing a one-time benefit to help families with children between the ages of 5 and 18 who received free or reduced-price lunch during the 2019-2020 school year to help...

DCF Hero Relief Program

Department for Children and Families Announces Hero Relief Program Program provides child care subsidies to eligible health care workers, first responders and other essential workers   Governor Laura Kelly and DCF Secretary Laura Howard today announced efforts to...

KDHE COVID-19 Resource Center

The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has created an online resource center updated daily with Kansas-specific guidance to help communities work together on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) planning. Included are resources designed specifically to support...

Be Counted!

The 2020 U.S. Census is fast approaching!   You can help make sure the children and families in your community are ready to be counted on April 1st.   To learn how to support families with young children, click here. To learn how the census helps shape the...

Foster Care Child Care

If you are a foster caregiver for children in the custody of the Secretary for the Department for Children and Families, these resources will help you navigate the Foster Care Child Care (FC-CC) program. The FC-CC program is a joint effort between Prevention and...