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Human Services

Phone: 913-715-8800

11811 S. Sunset Drive, Suite 1300, Olathe, KS 66061

Education

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College Resources for Disabled Students
www.BestColleges.com 
Schools, programs, and information
for students with physical or learning disabilities. 
Career Guide for Students with Disabilities
offers college-to-career strategies &
job-hunting resources.

EdSmart
Lists accredited online colleges
and other education resources.
Students with Disabilities - Education Guide

Heartland Widowed Persons Service
913-648-1520
SkillBuilders Education & Support
for Widows, Widowers and Caregivers

Johnson County Community College
12345 College Blvd.
Overland Park, KS 66201
(Reduced rate courses for seniors age 60+)
913-469-3803
www.jccc.edu

Johnson County Health Department
11875 S. Sunset Drive, Suite 300
Olathe, KS 66061
or
6000 Lamar Ave., Suite 140
Mission, KS 66202
826-1200
Health Education

Johnson County K-State
Research & Extension

11811 S. Sunset Drive, Suite 1500
Olathe, KS 66061
715-7000
www.johnson.ksu.edu

Johnson County
Park & Recreation District

50 Plus Program
6501 Antioch Road
Shawnee Mission, KS 66202
831-3355
www.jcprd.com/activities/50_plus.cfm

Kansas State School for the Blind
1100 State Ave. Kansas City, KS 66102
913-281-3308
www.kssb.net
Serves blind,visually impaired,
deaf-blind and  blind-disabled
youth/young adults in Kansas.
On-campus K-12 program. 
Consultation for local
preschool/K-12 programs/school districts.

Kansas State School for the Deaf
450 E. Park Street Olathe, KS 66061
913-791-0573 
http://www.ksdeaf.org/
Serves deaf and hard of hearing deaf-blind
and deaf-disabled youth and young adults
in Kansas.  On-campus K-12 program.
Residential and day programs,
early childhood program. Consultation for
local preschool/K-12 programs/school districts.
For residents of Kansas, age 3-21, with
hearing loss that interferes with education.
Missouri residents accepted on tuition basis.

New Horizons for Adults
Center of Grace
520 S. Harrison St.
Olathe, KS 66061
859-0111, 764-1353
New Horizons overview online

Olathe Library Adult Classes & Events
Downtown 201 E Park 913-971-6850
Indian Creek 13511 S Mur-Len 913-971-6835
www.olathelibrary.org

Road Scholar –
Adventures in Lifelong Learning

800-454-5768
(Formerly “Elderhostel” an educational
travel organization offering tours
in all 50 states and more than 90 countries.
Catalog request line.)
www.roadscholar.org

Senior Computer Users Group
(SenCom) of Greater Kansas City

6535 Quivira Road
Shawnee, KS 66203
631-5200
(senior-paced computer learning,
meetings, newsletter, social lunches)
www.kcsenior.net

Senior Peers
Actively Renewing Knowledge (SPARK)
University of Missouri-Kansas City

UMKC 51st Street Annex Bldg., Ste. 101
5100 Rockhill Road
Kansas City, MO 64110
816-235-2870
https://spark.umkc.edu/

Shepherds Center of
Kansas City Central

(Adventures in Learning)
1111 W 39th St
Kansas City, MO 64111
(816) 444-1121 x105
www.sccentral.org

Tech Helping Solution, LLC
Overland Park, KS
913-213-3202
(One-on-one training for wireless
networking, computer/device set-up,
FaceTime/Skype set-up,
I-Pad/ I-Phone set-up,
& personal alarm system.)
www.helpingsolution.com

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