ABOUT LiveWell  

LiveWell Northwest Kansas is a longstanding advocacy organization in the region improving all aspects of "health" to improve the early childhood system and optimize child and family well-being. For 40 years, the organization has provided preventative educational services and opportunities to people to make a lasting change towards optimal health.

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460 North Garfield

Colby, KS 67701

T: 785.460.8177

E: travisr@nwksprevention.com

© 2022 proudly created by Beringer Consultations in Colby, Kansas.

Meet The Team

Travis Rickford

Executive Director

Contact for LiveWell operating and administration | health initiatives | Kansas Health Foundation health equity initiatives | Attachment Bio-Behavioral & Catch-Up | Blue Cross Blue Shield Pathways | Opioid Prevention | Thomas County Coalition

Maureen Ostmeyer

Early Education and Childcare Director

Contact for Parenting Classes | Home Visits | Early Literacy Program | Trauma Informed Care | Play & Learning Strategies | Early Childhood Block Grant | Smart Start | Kids Port | Community Garden

Jacy Moss

Support Project Coordinator

Interim Kids Port Director

Contact for Thomas County Coalition | Farmers Market | Community & School Gardens | Early Education Initiatives | Home Visits | Literacy & Numeracy Screenings | Preschool Classroom Observations | Downtown Billboard

Emily Palmer

Office and Project Manager

Contact for LiveWell office administration | Got Water! Program | Attachment Bio-Behavioral & Catch-Up | Play & Learn Strategies Home Visits

Jen Moss

Kids Port Teacher & Nutrition Program Coordinator


Kellee Snyder

Kids Port Child Development Teacher

Nikki Murphy

Kids Port Child Development Teacher

Emily Juenemann

Kids Port Child Development Teacher