PHONE: 785-825-4493

Our mission.

Improving children’s lives and strengthening families through education, advocacy and support to create a world where every child is happy, healthy and strong.

Meet our team.

CAPS is proud to attract and retain highly skilled and qualified employees with the reputation in the community as experts in the field. Because of the variety of human needs and conditions we experience, maintaining personal health and wellness is of our utmost concern. Our culture is to take care of each other as well as we care for our clientele. Modeling the response to trauma that we preach is key to our continued success.

Lori Blake, BA

Executive  Director

Carolyn Lathan

Office manager

Melinda Hansen, BA

Bookkeeper

Chelsea Sutton, LBSW

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Kelly Hopkins, LMSW

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Vicki Price, MS

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Emily Walker, BA

PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Necol Sample, AA ECE

Program  Director

Joan Ray, BA

Case Manager/Advocate
Costumed Happy bear

Reyna Banda Torres, BA

CASE MANAGER/ADVOCATE
( English/Spanish)

Egla Eikleberry, BA

CASE MANAGER/ADVOCATE
Parent EDucator
( ENGLISH/SPANISH)

Morgan Hale, BS

CASE MANAGER/ADVOCATE

Angela Allison-Owens, Ms ECE

CASE MANAGER/ADVOCATE,  
Volunteer Casa Supervisor

Katy Vinson, BS

PARENT
EDUCATOR

Cindy Ramsey, CFLE

PARENT
EDUCATOR

Mina Soberon, BA

Parent Educator
( ENGLISH/SPANISH)

Carmen San Martin, JD

Volunteer Casa
Supervisor

Jennifer Sturges, BS

Costumed
Happy Bear

Michele Hays, AA ECE

Child Care
Worker

Jakyma Roughton

Child Care
Worker

Kristi Green, MS

Family Mentor, Youth and Family Services Specialist

Working together, we are making a difference.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS
Christina Trocheck | President
Joe Ryan | President-Elect
Curt Marshall | Treasurer
Capt. Paul Forrester | Secretary
Todd Heitschmidt | Past President
Shaun Alvarez
Dr. Natalie Davis, OB/GYN
Teresa Martin
John Presley
Chris Ritter
Susan Trafton