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Job Opportunities at Kansas Legal Services


ACCOUNTANT Kansas Legal Services seeks a full-time or part-time accountant/bookkeeper for our administrative office in Topeka. Main duties include general ledger payables and receivables and fiscal reporting to granting agencies. Must be Microsoft...

Kansas Protection Order Portal Upgrades


The upgraded Kansas Protection Order Portal is live statewide. The upgraded portal includes these changes: Petitions are delivered to eFlex courts via eFiling rather than email. Instruction sheets for processing cases via eFlex for CC...

Support KLS - Learn why you should and how you can


Please watch this video, with an introduction by Marilyn Harp, Executive Director, that shows you all the work that KLS does for Kansans. You can donate to KLS by going here.

Kansas Legal Services Launches New Website


Welcome to our new site! This website has been updated to make it easier to use on mobile phones, among other reasons. You will find the same valuable legal information, free legal forms, helpful videos and more, that was on our previous site. ...

Watch out for Zombie Records! Yours can hurt you.


How Sealed or Expunged Court Records in Tenant & Employment Screening Reports May Illegally Cost People Jobs & Housing From the National Consumer Law Center, June, 2022 Today, to rent an apartment or nail down a job, you almost always h...

Kansas drug offenders have a way out of drug registry


Under Kansas law, those with a drug conviction are required to register on the same public list as more than 10,000 convicted sex offenders. As of March 1, 2021, the Kansas Public Offender Registry contained the names and addresses of 5,777 drug offe...

The Kansas Mortgage Relief Program Is Helping Homeowners


The Kansas Housing Resources Corporation (KHRC) launched the Kansas Homeowner Assistance Fund (KHAF) on April 18th. As of June 30, the KHAF program has received 1,700 applications from 82 counties. 516 homeowners have been approved and ...

Kansas Legal Services 2021 Annual Report


All of the activities and accomplishments of KLS in 2021 are in the 2021 Annual Report. Did you know that: In 2021, Kansas Legal Services provided life changing services in the following manner: ...

Tenant’s Rights & Responsibilities Toolkit for Wyandotte County, KS Residents


Where we live directly impacts our health As a tenant in Wyandotte County, KS, you have rights protected by the State of Kansas to live in a safe space. As a tenant, you also have responsibilities to your space, landlord, and neighbors whil...

Meet with Department for Children and Families staff online any Wednesday through March


Sometimes it’s tough to get to a meeting during the workday. The Department for Children and Families has a solution! Every Wednesday through the end of March, DCF will have virtual office hours. Connect with them virtually any Wednesday until...

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