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Health care agencies

Published 5/2/2012

Finney County Health Department

Address: 919 Zerr Road, Garden City

Phone: 272-3600

Hours: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to noon, Friday; closed the first Friday of each month.

Services: The department's services include but are not limited to: women's health services, including family planning, pap smears, breast exams, STD and HIV/AIDS testing and education for both males and females, referral and counseling. Children's health services include immunizations, physicals and prenatal education and counseling.

Most services are on a walk-in basis. Appointments are required for maternal and infant care, Kan-Be-Healthy screenings and family planning exams.

Fees vary depending on the service, and family planning and maternal and infant care are based on a sliding fee scale. Medicaid and insurance will be billed for covered services. No one is refused service due to an inability to pay.

Area Mental Health Center

Address: 1111 E. Spruce St., Garden City

Phone: 276-7689 or (800) 259-9576.

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday, with some evening hours throughout the week and a 24-hour hotline at the numbers listed above.

Services: Out-patient treatment, in-patient treatment, therapy, alcohol/drug treatment, evaluations, education, respite care, attendant care, psychiatric/medications services and crisis services.

It serves Finney, Kearny and Hamilton counties and is licensed by Kansas Social and Rehabilitation Services.

Russell Child Development Center

Address: 714 Ballinger St., Garden City

Phone: 275-0291

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Services: Russell Child Development Center provides for children from birth to age 3 who demonstrate developmental delays in physical, emotional, behavioral and cognitive areas. Its programs include Smart Start Southwest Kansas, Child Care Connection Resource and Referral Agency, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Newborn Follow up Program.

Family Crisis Services

Emergency shelter for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. The agency also provides advocacy services for these victims.

Address: 106 W. Fulton St., Garden City

Phone: 275-2018

Hours: 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Services: The agency provides a licensed therapist, case management services, education and shelter for domestic violence victims and support for sexual assault victims, plus services for victims' children and families.

Programs include domestic violence services, including advocacy information, education, referrals to member agencies and shelter from abuse. Protection-from-Abuse orders (PFA) are filed through the agency, and all court hearings are attended by staff. The rape crisis program gives individual support to rape victims, and there are support groups for battered and formerly battered women, support groups for children who live in or have lived in abusive homes, and a 24-hour hotline, 275-5911, with volunteers that listen, help with problem solving and decision-making and refer individuals to others for help.


Address: 2708 N. 11th St., Garden City

Phone: 275-9180

Hours: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Executive director: Debbie Reynolds

Services: Mosaic is a faith-based organization serving people with developmental disabilities. Its mission statement: In partnership with people who have disabilities, Mosaic provides support and advocates that all may realize God's gift of wholeness of life.

It serves those 5 and older with a primary diagnosis of a developmental disability.

Services includes vocational, residential, case management and supportive employment.

United Methodist Mexican-American Ministries

Address: 712 St. John St., Garden City

Phone: 275-1766

Hours: Garden City Clinic — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Mondays and Wednesdays; 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays; and 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Fridays. Dental Clinic — 7:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays. The dental clinic is located in the basement of the St. Catherine Hospital Medical Building, 310 E. Walnut St.

Executive director: Stephanie Waggoner

UMMAM is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life through improved health care.

Its mission statement: The corporation is organized as a Christian ministry to persons of all races, colors and faiths to provide such social, spiritual, educational and health services.

UMMAM serves those in need of affordable and language appropriate health care services in southwest Kansas. Services are offered on a sliding scale fee based on income. The organization also accepts insurance.

Services: Family practice medical clinic, health education, behavioral health, dental care and other social services.

Programs: Lifetime Smiles oral screening and education, Early Detection Works for breast and cervical cancer; SW Kansas Diabetes Education and Control; HIV/AIDS case management; HIV/AIDS outreach and education; Healthy Steps for young children; farm worker case management program; Reach Out and Read for Early Literacy; Parents as Teachers; child and adult care food programs for Morton, Stanton, Stevens and Grant counties.

Center for Independent Living Southwest Kansas

The agency was closed on March 7, 2011, as part of an investigation by the State Attorney General's Office for alleged financial irregularities involving more than $1 million. In the interim, the Kansas Department of Social and Rehabilitation Services is providing the services previously administered by CIL Southwest Kansas.

Nursing Homes

Garden Valley Retirement Village

Address: 1505 E. Spruce St., Garden City

Phone: 275-9651

Administrator: Lonnie Baker

The Homestead of Garden City

Address: 2414 N. Henderson Drive, Garden City

Phone: 272-9800

Executive director: Theresa Quaid

Homestead Health and Rehabilitation

Address: 2308 N. Third St.

Phone: 276-7643

Administrator: Theresa Quaid

The Shepherd's Center

Address: 706 N. Main St., Cimarron

Phone: 855-3498

Administrator: Jean Bryant

The Legacy at Parkview

Address: 210 E. Parklane, Scott City

Phone: 872-5871

Administrator: Nicole Rogers

Western Prairie Care Home

Address: 300 E. Maize, Ulysses

Phone: 356-3331

Administrator: Kim Doty

Bethel Home

Address: 300 S. Aztec St. Montezuma

Phone: (620) 846-2241

Greeley County Long-term Care

Adress: 320 E. Greeley, Tribune

Phone: (620) 376-4225

Seasons of Life Living Center

Address: P.O. Box 948, 700 N. Huser, Syracuse, KS 67878

Administrator: Marsha Garza, RN

High Plains Retirement Village at Kearny County Hospital

Address: 607 Court Place, Lakin, KS 67860

Phone: (620) 355-7836

Administrator: Pam Twilleger, RN

Lane County Hospital Long-term Care Unit

Address: 235 W. Vine St., P.O. Box 969, Dighton, KS

Phone: (620) 397-5321

Administrator: Donna McGowan

Pioneer Manor

Address: 509 S. Polk St., P.O. Box 758, Hugoton, KS 67951

Phone: (620) 544-2023

Satanta District Hospital Long-term Care Unit

Address: 401 Cheyenne, P.O. Box 159, Satanta, KS 67870

Phone: (620) 649-2121

Stanton County Retirement and Assisted Living Facility

Address: 404 N Chestnut St, Johnson, KS 67855

Phone: (620) 492-6250

Wichita County Health Center

Long-term Care Unit

Address: 211 E. Earl St., Leoti, KS 67861

Phone: (620) 375-4600

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