Do you have employees interested in going back to school, getting a certification/specialization, or taking a class? Let us help! There’s still time to apply for the LeadingAge Kansas Foundation Scholarship. This year’s application deadline August 1, 2022  

This program provides scholarships to full and part-time employees of LeadingAge Kansas member organizations. To date over 80 scholarships totaling around $70,000 have been given to support aging services professionals in reaching their goals. Any educational program that increases the employee’s capacity to serve elders will be considered by the scholarship application review team. Previous winners have used scholarships for programs like CMA, administrator-in-training, culinary school, BS in Human Resources, personal training certificate, MS in Divinity, CDM, SSD, wound care, and nursing school. To learn more about the scholarship, view past winners or apply, visit our website.          

Previous articleMedicaid Training Offered Through KDHE
Next articleCOVID-19/Novel Coronavirus Update for 7-20-2022
Stephanie grew up spending time with her great-aunts in their shared housing home just like the beloved TV show Golden Girls. The memories she made and the fun she remembers is what she says led to pursuing a career in aging services. As the Coordinator of Special Projects, Stephanie looks forward to improving the quality of life for elders through association activities and coordinating the Team STEPPS grant project. Stephanie's love for connecting with others shines in her role at LeadingAge Kansas as well as at home with her kids doing fun activities and baking. She also enjoys running and says that although it may be at the pace of a turtle, she loves it! Stephanie can be reached at 785.233.7443, ext. 104.