Community Action, Inc., is a locally controlled, private, non-profit organization who is part of America’s poverty fighting network. Community Action Agency carries out its anti-poverty mission by developing partnerships and providing resources that help people and communities thrive.
Doxazo is a division of Topeka Rescue Mission concerned with “equipping, empowering, and engaging followers of Jesus to live in the Gospel in a broken world.” Doxazo provides opportunities for students throughout Topeka to become equipped, empowered, and engaged.
Mirror, Inc., established in 1972, is a not-for-profit, private corporation providing substance abuse, correctional and other community health and human services to people in need. Mirror provides substance abuse treatment including residential services in three Kansas locations, outpatient services in thirteen Kansas locations. In addition Mirror offers community correctional residential re-entry programs in Wichita and Topeka, Kansas and prevention services across the state of Kansas.
NET Reach is a systematic plan to address homelessness, poverty, safety and community health through: Neighborhood Empowerment and Transformation. NET Reach is to bring about increased quality of life, as well as homeless, poverty and hunger prevention. In a partnership with Topeka Public Schools and Community Resources Council, the Topeka Rescue Mission created NET Reach.
Kansas Association of Community Action Programs (KACAP)
KACAP is the membership association for Community Action Agencies (CAAs) in Kansas, and as such we have three primary goals: help our members be strong and more effectively able to pursue their individual missions to end poverty; help Kansas develop a comprehensive model to end poverty; and be the leading advocate in promoting an end to poverty.
Topeka Public Schools Police Department
The vision of the Topeka Public Schools Police Department is to be relevant, ready and responsive to all who attend and work in Topeka Public Schools. The mission of the Topeka Public Schools Police Department is to provide for the safety and security of students, staff, faculty, volunteers and patrons of Topeka Public Schools. We will work in a proactive manner to locate and identify potential hazards and/or criminal activity.
Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA): Center for Safety and Empowerment
YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women, and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.
Fellowship Bible Church (FBC)
FBC strives to transform the lives of those in the community through finding and following Jesus Christ. They offer weekly family dinners on Wednesdays and have started SENT.
Strengthening and Empowering Neighborhoods Together (SENT) works on community development, improving early childhood education, and having the emotional-mental side of things restored and reconciled in the neighborhood.
Parents as Teachers
The Kansas Parents as Teachers Association is a statewide organization to support early childhood education programs in Kansas with a parent education component. The organization provides opportunities for networking, leadership, visibility, training, research and information to build quality programs throughout Kansas.