Welcome to the StopGap Inc. website!


         We are a grassroots, non-profit organization (501c3) in Lawrence, Kansas, working to provide youth aging-out of foster care and other at-risk youth the life skills necessary to succeed.

Our Mission

      To empower youth aging-out of foster care and at-risk youth in attaining ownership of their lives by providing them with a foundation of life skills to transition from dependence to independence and compete in society.

Our Vision

       All youth will have the skills they need to flourish as whole, participating adults.