Community Resources

KU students cheering at a football game

Select one of the services below to learn more

Provides services to individuals with developmental disabilities and their families.

The Arc of Douglas County

Reading and information service for the visually impaired. The Audio-Reader Network also specializes in Audio Description for live performances and events, museum exhibits, and video.


Non-profit, outpatient mental health services for residents of Douglas County.

Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center

Provides services to individuals with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.

Cottonwood Incorporated

Offers suicide prevention and emotional chat support for the people of Douglas county and the State of Kansas.


Supports people with varying disabilities to support living fulfilling, independent lives.

Independence, Incorporated

Provides disability-related information to the people of Kansas. See their service maps for location of various services near KU.

Kansas Commission on Disability Concerns

A collection of resources relating to mental health on the KU campus, in the community, and online.

Mental Health Resources

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