KENTUCKY’S 6TH DISTRICT
COMMUNITY RESOURCES

MENTAL HEALTH ASSISTANCE 

Name of Service ProviderNational Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Service Provided A free service (24/7) to listen and help prevent suicide for you or a loved one. 
Website:Suicidepreventionlifeline.org
Phone:1-800-273-8255

Name of Service ProviderNational Alliance on Mental Illness 
Service AreaUnited States of America
Service Provided A free service helpline (10am – 8pm) to answer questions, provide support, and resources related to mental illness. 
Website:Nami.org/Home
Phone:1-800-750-NAMI (6264)
Email:info@nami.org

Name of Service ProviderGateway Children’s Services
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided If you, your loved ones or your employees are facing any type of mental health condition, we can provide treatment in an confidential environment where your health is the highest priority. Our licensed counselors are trained in family and individual therapy, and can help you deal with a whole host of conditions, including anxiety and depression, anger, autism, ADHD, PTSD and more.
Website:Gatewaychildrensservices.org/outpatient-behavioral-health/
Phone:(859) 498-9892
Address37 N. Maysville St.Mt. Sterling, KY 40353 

Name of Service ProviderNAMI Morehead
Service AreaEastern Kentucky
Service Provided NAMI Morehead is a national grassroots organization providing education, support and advocacy efforts for those with a mental health condition.
Website:Facebook.com/NAMIMorehead40351/
Phone:(606) 356-9194
Email:camauriello@moreheadstate.edu

Name of Service ProviderNAMI Buffalo Trace
Service AreaBracken, Mason, Robertson, Fleming & Lewis
Service Provided NAMI Buffalo Trace is a national grassroots organization providing education, support and advocacy efforts for those with a mental health condition.
Website:Nami.org/Find-Your-Local-NAMI/Affiliate/Details?state=KY&local=0011Q000022G8hJQAS
Phone:(606) 759-4010
Email:sharon@namibuffalotrace.org

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral KY
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient.
Website:Bluegrasscommunityaction.org
Phone:1-800-456-6571
Email:Jenna.Cox@bgcap.org

Name of Service ProviderHope Center
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Mental health services  
Website:Hopectr.org/services/mental-health-program/
Phone:859-252-7881
Email:hopecenter@hopectr.org

GENERAL HEALTH ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderGateway District Health Department
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Eliott, Morgan, Rowan
Service Provided Health care services
Website:Gdhd.org
Phone:(606) 674-6396

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass community health center
Service AreaBluegrass
Service Provided Comprehensive primary healthcare accepts Medicaid, Medicare, Commercial Insurances and serves the uninsured with a fee based on income.
Website:bchcky.com
Phone:859-259-2635
Emailadmin@energybills.org

Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121

DENTAL & VISION ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderCalvary Baptist Church – Free Dental Clinic
Service AreaFayette County
Service Provided Free dental and medical clinic 
Website:https://calvarybaptistchurch.com/mission-health-lexington/
Phone:(859) 254-3491

Name of Service ProviderRefuge Clinic
Service AreaFayette County
Service Provided Free dental and medical clinic 
Website:Refugeclinic.org
Phone:(859) 225-4325

Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121


CANCER CARE

Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided Cancer Screening Services
These services are available to women who do not need birth control due to menopause, tubal ligation, or hysterectomy. A physical exam including pap test and breast exam is provided by a nurse. Cholesterol screening and random blood sugar may be provided if indicated. Breast self-exam instruction and counseling on the risk of smoking is provided.

Screening Mammogram Referral
Screening mammograms based upon American Cancer Society recommendations are provided to low income women. The fee for this service is based upon income and number in household.

Breast Cancer Program
This is a community education program, which provides information to the communities on early detection and prevention of breast cancer. This program targets women ages 40 to 69. This program holds annual screening events in each county. The breast cancer awareness program is constantly providing education to the community and community groups. The goal for this program is to provided education to all groups of women, from all walks of life, to help in eradication of breast cancer in Kentucky’s women.

Colorectal Cancer Screening
This program is grant funded and has a goal of reaching a target group of men and women ages 50 and older. The main goal is to educate the public and increase the number of colorectal screenings that are done. This program also educates the public on the effectiveness of the Fecal Occult Blood Testing (FOBT) versus the other colorectal screening available. The FOBT has been proven to be just as effective in detecting colorectal cancer as the other forms of screening. This service is provided at all the local health departments in the Gateway District. The colorectal cancer prevention program will also be holding screening events in all four counties.
Website:gdhd.org
Phone:(606) 674-6396 

Name of Service ProviderKyCancerLink
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Patient Navigation program that remove barriers to Kentuckians so they can receive all evidence-based cancer screenings and to support those diagnosed with cancer
Website:Kycancerlink.org
Phone:(606) 674-6396 

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Cancer Program
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Statewide cancer prevention and control program affiliated with the University of Kentucky/Markey Cancer Center and the University of Louisville/Brown Cancer Center.
Website:kcp.uky.edu
Phone:859-200-6689 

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Cancer Program
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Statewide cancer prevention and control program affiliated with the University of Kentucky/Markey Cancer Center and the University of Louisville/Brown Cancer Center.
Website:kcp.uky.edu
Phone:859-200-6689 

Additional Resources: Appalachian Center for Cancer Education, Screening, and Support: Cancer Resource Guide


ELDER CARE

Name of Service ProviderThe Aging and Disability Resource Center
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided Information about local resources and support services Assistance with locating the most appropriate service(s) or community resource(s) Single point of entry for many public funded aging services such as home delivered meals, homemaking, personal care, and caregiver programs Screening for the Participant Direct Services (PDS) component of Medicaid’s Home and Community Based (HCB) Waiver Program Assistance with Medicare related issues and concerns.
Website:Gwadd.org/aging-disability-resource-center-adrc/
Phone:855.882.5307 

Name of Service ProviderThe Aging and Disability Resource Center
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided Adult Daycare and Alzheimer’s Respite programs provide social and related support services for older persons and those with Alzheimer’s disease. Programs are designed to ease some difficulties of daily living while helping elder Kentuckians to remain in the mainstream of community life.
Website:Gwadd.org/adult-daycare-alzheimers-respite
Phone:855.882.5307

Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Program Fleming Senior Center
Service AreaFleming County
Service Provided Licking Valley Community Action Program operates Senior Centers in each of the five counties in the service area.  These Centers are busy places, as seniors gather for recreation, congregate meals, exercise, and social activities. Senior Citizens (60 and over) can take advantage of transportation services, both locally and out of area for personal business and medical needs.  Home Delivered Meals are provided to eligible home bound elderly residents. Information and Assistance aids participants by providing details on services available in the region. Staff help participants understand their rights and responsibilities regarding Medicare and other Health Insurance needs. Seniors who meet income guidelines may also benefit from programs to help with energy bills, food, and medical services.

For seniors wanting to stay active and contribute to their communities, one of LVCAP’s Senior Centers is the perfect place to volunteer, too. Volunteer drivers, center aides, and guest speakers on topics of interest are always welcome!
Website:Lvcap.com/services/aging-services/
Phone:(606) 845-1411 (606) 849-9651 

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral KY
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient.
For seniors wanting to stay active and contribute to their communities, one of LVCAP’s Senior Centers is the perfect place to volunteer, too. Volunteer drivers, center aides, and guest speakers on topics of interest are always welcome!
Website:bluegrasscommunityaction.org

Name of Service ProviderAging and Disability Services 
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Offer a safe and affordable place to spend time engaged in meaningful activities. 
Website:Lexingtonky.gov/departments/aging-services
Phone:(859) 278-6072

Name of Service ProviderNursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass Disability Services 
Service AreaBluegrass
Service Provided Paying energy bills for those in need. 
Website:https://ombuddy.org
Phone:(859) 277-9215
Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action Partnership
Service AreaAnderson, Boyle, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott and Woodford
Service Provided Provides management for congregate and home delivered meals
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org
Phone:1-800-456-6571 & 502-695-4290

Name of Service ProviderHarrison County Senior Center
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided Food assistance, Transportation services, Elder Care
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org
Phone:859-234-5801


EMPOWERMENT FROM ADDICTION

Name of Service ProviderGateway Children Services
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided Substance Abuse Treatment Services
Website:Gatewaychildrensservices.org/substance-abuse-treatment-services/
Phone:(859) 498-9892 
Address:37 N. Maysville St.
Mt. Sterling, KY 40353

Name of Service ProviderPathway
Service AreaEastern KY
Service Provided Behavioral Health and substance abuse services
Website:Pathways-ky.org
Phone:606-674-6690
Address:664 Slate Avenue, Owingsville, KY 40360

Name of Service ProviderLexington fayette county harm reduction program
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Syringe exchange, safer sex suplies, nalaxolone distribution and training, rapid HIV and hepatitis testing, treatment referrals for HIV, hepatitis C, and Substance Use Disorder
Website:lfchd.org/harmreductionprogram
Phone:(859)899-4230

Name of Service ProviderVoices of Hope
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Helps people in recovery stay in recovery by providing no-cost recovery support services, conducting research, and educating and advocating for the community we serve. Our overarching goal is to enhance the quantity and quality of support available to people seeking and experiencing long-term recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction.
Website:https://voicesofhopelex.org/who-we-are/
Phone:(859) 303-7671

Name of Service ProviderNew Vista Franklin County Outpatient Clinic
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Addiction treatment
Website:https://www.newvista.org 
Phone:(888) 774-6443 


SPECIAL NEEDS CARE 

Name of Service ProviderOFFICE FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS
Service AreaBath, Boyd, Bracken, Campbell, Carter, Elliot, Greenup, Fleming, Lawrence, Lewis, Mason, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Pendleton, Robertson, Rowan
Service Provided Eye, Heart, Neurology, Otology, Orthopedic, Audiology/Hearing Aids
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/ccshcn/Pages/about.aspx
Phone:606-783-8610 1-800-928-3049

Name of Service ProviderFirst Steps, Kentucky’s Early Intervention System
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided First Steps is a statewide early intervention system that provides services to children with developmental delays, or a particular medical condition that is known to cause a developmental delay, from birth to age three and their families 
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dph/dmch/ecdb/Pages/firststeps.aspx
Phone:606-783-8610 1-800-928-3049

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral Kentucky
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient.
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org/ 
Phone:606-783-8610 1-800-928-3049

Name of Service ProviderArc of Kentucky
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Advocating for the rights and full participation of all children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Together with our network of members and affiliated chapters, we improve systems of supports and services; connect families; inspire communities and influence community policy
Website:https://arcofky.org/about-us/
Phone:(502) 875-5225

DISASTER RELIEF HOUSING

Name of Service ProviderIndividuals and Households Assistance Program
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Provides money or direct assistance to eligible individuals, families, and businesses in a Presidentially-declared disaster area whose property has been damaged or destroyed and whose losses are not covered by insurance. 
Website:https://kyem.ky.gov/recovery/Pages/Individuals-and-Households-Assistance-Program.aspx
Phone:606-333-9217

GENERAL HOUSING ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderFrontier Housing
Service AreaBath, Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Fleming, Greenup, Lawrence, Magoffin, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Rowan, & Wolfe
Service Provided Financial coaching, mortgage lending, home construction, home repair and rehabilitation
Website:frontierky.org
Phone:606.784.2131

Name of Service ProviderOwingsville Housing Authority
Service AreaBath County
Service Provided Low Income Housing
Website:https://affordablehousingonline.com/housing-authority/Kentucky/Housing-Authority-of-Owingsville/KY106
Phone:(606) 674-2704

Name of Service ProviderHabitat for Humanity
Service AreaCave Run Area
Service Provided Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit housing organization working in local communities across all 50 states and in more than 70 countries around the world. Habitat’s vision is of a world where everyone has a decent place to live. Habitat works toward this vision by building and improving homes in partnership with individuals and families in need of a decent and affordable place to live.
Website:https://www.habitat.org/us-ky/morehead/cave-run-habitat-humanity
Phone:(606) 776-0022
Name of Service ProviderPleasure Ridge Apartments
Service AreaBath County
Service Provided Low income housing
Website:https://www.habitat.org/us-ky/morehead/cave-run-habitat-humanity
Phone:(606) 247-2254

Name of Service ProviderGateway Area Development District
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided The Gateway ADD can build a 2 or 3-bedroom house depending upon the needs of the individual or family. The houses built by the Gateway ADD are handicapped accessible. New septic systems and exterior handicapped ramps can be added to the houseplans if the need is there.
Website:https://gwadd.org/housing/
Phone:606-780-0090 Ext. 2106

Name of Service ProviderGateway Community Action
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided Assistance with mortgage or rent payments, managing monthly expenses and working towards a more finically secure future.
Website:https://gatewaycaa.org/family-services/housing/
Phone:(606) 743-3133 (or) Toll Free: 1 800-927-1833

Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Program
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided Each county features a community services office where families can receive a variety of services that are designed to help low income families manage their resources; reduce expenses; and develop the skills to become self-reliant. Most services have specific eligibility guidelines. Services are individualized according to a family’s unique situation and may include such services as:

Emergency (Crisis) Assistance: Crisis services may include food, medical assistance, housing assistance, utility assistance, or clothing.  An Emergency Food Pantry is located in each county to assist eligible individuals with nutritional needs.

Nutrition Assistance: Community Services staff help families with food security through emergency food pantries located in each center and through monthly Commodity distribution.

Energy Assistance: LVCAP has a variety of energy assistance programs that can help families with their energy costs. Eligibility guidelines differ by program, and different programs operate in specific times of the year.

Employment Services: Assistance with education and employment is arranged for adults or youth to improve economic security.  Services may include educational assistance (books, tuition, or GED testing fees).

Weatherization: Community Services staff help families apply for Weatherization Assistance, which provides energy and safety- related home repairs.
Website:http://www.lvcap.com/services/community-services/
Phone:606-845-0081

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral KY
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient.
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org/  

Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:https://www.capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121

Name of Service ProviderThe Housing Authority of Frankfort
Service AreaFrankfort
Service Provided Provides safe and affordable housing to low and moderate income individuals and families
Website:https://frankforthousing.org
Phone:859-234-2121

SHELTER ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderFranklin County Women & Family Shelter
Service AreaFranklin County
Service Provided Provide shelter, support, and services for the homeless
Website:https://www.fcwomenandfamilyshelter.org 
Phone:(502) 352-2843 
(502) 320-3620 (24/7 Emergency hotline)

Name of Service ProviderACCESS Soup Kitchen and Men’s Shelter
Service AreaFranklin County
Service Provided Provide shelter, support, and services for homeless men 18+
Website:http://www.accesssoupkitchen.com
Phone:(502) 223-5179

Name of Service ProviderHope Center
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Mental health services  
Website:Hopectr.org/services/mental-health-program/
Phone:859-252-7881
Email:hopecenter@hopectr.org
Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121

Name of Service ProviderGateway Children’s Services
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided Gateway Children’s Services provides transitional housing programs for male and female youth ages 10 – 17. Residents’ length of stay based on need; approximate length of the program is 4-8 months with variations in length of stay based on level of client participation and progress in treatment as well as individual needs. Gateway Children Services also provides emergency shelter care with therapeutic treatment services. Emergency shelter services can be utilized by referring agencies such as Family/District courts, Court Designated Worker program, Alternative To Detention, Department of Juvenile Justice, Department of Community Based Services for children requiring temporary housing such as runaways and other status offenders.
Website:https://gatewaychildrensservices.org
Phone:(859) 498-9892

Name of Service ProviderGateway Homeless Coalition
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan and Rowan
Service Provided Gateway Children’s Services provides transitional housing programs for male and female youth ages 10 – 17. Residents’ length of stay based on need; approximate length of the program is 4-8 months with variations in length of stay based on level of client participation and progress in treatment as well as individual needs. Gateway Children Services also provides emergency shelter care with therapeutic treatment services. Emergency shelter services can be utilized by referring agencies such as Family/District courts, Court Designated Worker program, Alternative To Detention, Department of Juvenile Justice, Department of Community Based Services for children requiring temporary housing such as runaways and other status offenders.
Website:https://gatewaychildrensservices.org
Phone:(606) 784-2668 or 877-627-5754

HOUSING WEATHERIZATION ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderBlue Grass Community Action Partnership
Service AreaAnderson, Boyle, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott and Woodford
Service Provided Provides necessary home repairs to prevent heat loss and repair or replace heating systems when necessary
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org
Phone:1-800-456-6571 & 502-695-4290


Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121

Name of Service ProviderGateway Community Action
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is the nation’s largest residential energy efficiency program. WAP enables low-income families the opportunity to lower their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient.
Trained inspectors and contractors provide home retrofits for families living at or below the threshold of 200 percent of poverty, at no cost to the family. The work includes installing insulation, sealing the exterior, repairing ducts, and replacing heating equipment where necessary. It is common for a family to save as much as $500 in utility bill costs in the year following the retrofit, depending on the household’s usage habits and unit prices for the region.
Weatherization provides home assistance to income eligible individuals and disabled individuals residing in unsafe and substandard housing. Work includes heat unit safety inspections, maintenance and replacement, insulation, weatherstripping and minor repair to doors and windows. The purpose of this program is to help clients save on fuel costs.
What LVCAP Offers:
•Professional evaluation for single family dwellings, multi-family dwellings, and mobile homes
•Repair or replacement of furnaces as needed Insulation homes as needed
Minor repairs to homes for health and safety reasons (windows, doors, ceilings, roofs, ventilation, etc.)
•Smoke and/or carbon monoxide detectors
•Education for clients on energy efficiency and safety
Website:https://gatewaycaa.org/community-services/weatherization/
Phone:(606) 743-3133 (or) Toll Free: 1 800-927-1833

Name of Service ProviderGateway Community Action
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided The Weatherization Assistance Program (WAP) is the nation’s largest residential energy efficiency program. WAP enables low-income families the opportunity to lower their energy bills by making their homes more energy efficient.
Trained inspectors and contractors provide home retrofits for families living at or below the threshold of 200 percent of poverty, at no cost to the family. The work includes installing insulation, sealing the exterior, repairing ducts, and replacing heating equipment where necessary. It is common for a family to save as much as $500 in utility bill costs in the year following the retrofit, depending on the household’s usage habits and unit prices for the region.
Weatherization provides home assistance to income eligible individuals and disabled individuals residing in unsafe and substandard housing. Work includes heat unit safety inspections, maintenance and replacement, insulation, weatherstripping and minor repair to doors and windows. The purpose of this program is to help clients save on fuel costs.
What LVCAP Offers:
•Professional evaluation for single family dwellings, multi-family dwellings, and mobile homes
•Repair or replacement of furnaces as needed Insulation homes as needed
Minor repairs to homes for health and safety reasons (windows, doors, ceilings, roofs, ventilation, etc.)
•Smoke and/or carbon monoxide detectors
•Education for clients on energy efficiency and safety
Website:https://gatewaycaa.org/community-services/weatherization/
Phone:(606) 743-3133 (or) Toll Free: 1 800-927-1833

VETERAN ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Department of Veterans Affairs
Service AreaBath, Fleming, Menifee, Montgomery, Nicholas, Robertson, Rowan, Wolfe, Powell, Morgan, Mason
Service Provided The statute provides for services and support to the citizens of the Commonwealth who are veterans of military service, their families, dependents and/or survivors and like persons residing in other states.

We strive to assist veterans and their dependents in the presentation, proof and establishment of all claims, privileges, rights and other veteran benefits, which they may have under federal, state or local laws. The other services offered by KDVA include veterans’ nursing homes, cemeteries, counseling, and programs for homeless veterans and women veterans.
Website:https://veterans.ky.gov/Benefits/fieldreps/Pages/Region7.aspx
Phone:(859) 432-6121
Emaildarrell.ashby@ky.gov


Name of Service ProviderVeterans of Foreign Wars
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Helps Advocate for VA Services
Website:https://www.vfw.org/assistance/va-claims-separation-benefits/veterans-affairs-benefits
Phone:502-227-9337

CHILD ABUSE RESOURCES

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services; Division of Protection and Permanency
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Child and Adult Protection Services, Welfare Monitoring
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dcbs/dpp/Pages/default.aspx
Phone:(502) 564-6852


Name of Service ProviderGateway Children’s Advocacy Center
Service AreaBluegrass Region
Service Provided Family Advocacy, Medical Exams, Forensic Interviews, Therapy and Counseling
Website:gatewaycac.com
Phone:(606) 780-7848

Name of Service ProviderChildren’s Advocacy Center of the Bluegrass
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided Family Advocacy, Medical Exams, Forensic Interviews, Therapy and Counseling
Website:http://kykids.org/
Phone:(859) 225-5437

Name of Service ProviderCASA of Madison and Clark Counties
Service AreaMadison and Clark Counties
Service Provided Court appointed special advocates for children suffering from abuse and/or neglect in the courts system
Website:https://madisoncasa.org/
Phone:(859) 353-8608

Name of Service ProviderCabinet for Health and Family Services Department for Community Based Services
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Cabinet for Health and Family Services Department for Community Based Services
Website:https://prd.webapps.chfs.ky.gov/reportabuse/home.aspx
Phone:Family Support Programs: Phone (855) 306-8959
Report Child Abuse and Neglect: (877) 597-2331/(877) KYSAFE1 or (800) 752-6200

Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Program
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Licking Valley Community Action Program provides child abuse prevention services in ten counties Bath, Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Robertson, and Rowan counties.  The program, called Community Collaboration for Children, helps families reduce the likelihood of abuse or neglect through education, referral, support, and even financial assistance. Families benefit from the services of a trained in-home therapist who provides parenting, financial literacy, and nutrition education according to the family’s need. The therapist may help identify other community resources the family needs such as employment, post-secondary education, mental health, or primary health services.

In addition to in-home therapy, staff organize Regional Councils to promote child abuse prevention activities in the region. The Councils meet monthly and include guest speakers, training, and networking activities. New participants are always welcome.
Website:http://www.lvcap.com/services/prevention/
Phone:(606) 845-0081

Name of Service ProviderBig Brothers Big Sisters, Lex Ky
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Develops relationships between children and adult “mentors” who work to guide and provide a positive effect on children’s lives. 
Website:https://www.bbbs-bluegrass.org/
Phone:(859) 231-8181

Name of Service ProviderChildren’s Advocacy Centers of Kentucky
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided The Children’s Advocacy Centers of Kentucky is the statewide coalition of CACs dedicated to helping every child impacted by abuse. CAC Kentucky connects local CACs and our partners with the tools, resources, and support needed to provide a comprehensive response to child abuse.
Website:https://cackentucky.org/
Phone:877.597.2331

Name of Service ProviderPrevent Child Abuse Kentucky
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided To prevent the abuse and neglect of Kentucky’s children through advocacy, awareness, education and training.
Website:https://pcaky.org/about/
Phone:1-800-CHILDREN

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Department for Community Based Services – Child Protection Branch
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Consultation and state program guidance for Child Protective Services cases
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dcbs/dpp/cpb

Online report form: https://prd.webapps.chfs.ky.gov/reportabuse/OutofHours.aspx (Only available on Monday – Friday 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Eastern Time)
Phone:Child abuse/neglect hotlines (877) 597-2331/(877) KYSAFE1 & (800) 752-6200

Child Protection Branch (502) 564-2136

Name of Service ProviderChildren’s Advocacy Centers of Kentucky
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided The Children’s Advocacy Centers of Kentucky is the statewide coalition of CACs dedicated to helping every child impacted by abuse. CAC Kentucky connects local CACs and our partners with the tools, resources, and support needed to provide a comprehensive response to child abuse.
Website:https://cackentucky.org/
Phone:877. 597. 2331

CHILDCARE ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Cabinet of Health and Family Services, Division of Childcare
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Child Care Assistance Program (CCAP) to help families pay for childcare.
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/
Phone:(855) 306-8959
EmailCHFS.Listens@ky.gov


Name of Service ProviderChild Care Council of Kentucky
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Resource hub for childcare; focused on connecting families with quality and affordable child care and educational services.
Website:https://childcarecouncilofky.com/
Phone:(859) 254-9176
Email:
bradley.stevenson@cccofky.com

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Division of Child Care
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided The Division of Child Care (DCC) helps child care programs. We support plans that help grow and improve child care services and resources in our state.
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dcbs/dcc/Pages/default.aspx
Phone:(502) 564-2524

Name of Service ProviderFayette County Preschool Classroom (Fayette County Public Schools)
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Full day, quality childcare to children six weeks old up to kindergarten age.
Website:https://www.lexingtonky.gov/early-childhood-child-care
Phone:(859) 288-4040

DISASTER RELIEF

Name of Service ProviderAmerican Red Cross for Kentucky, Bluegrass Area Chapter
Service AreaBluegrass Region
Service Provided Disaster Relief
Website:https://www.redcross.org/local/kentucky/about-us/locations/bluegrass-area-chapter.html 
Phone:(859) 253-1331


Name of Service ProviderWinchester-Clark County Emergency ManagementCouncil of Kentucky
Service AreaClark County
Service Provided Emergency Management, Central point for receiving incident reports and disseminating information
Website:https://www.facebook.com/ClarkCountyEMA
Phone:(859) 745-7415
Email:gepperson@clarkema.com 

Name of Service ProviderFEMA
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Individual Assistance to support recovery from a major disaster
Website:https://www.disasterassistance.gov/
Phone:1-800-621-3362

Name of Service ProviderRed Cross Eastern Kentucky Chapter
Service AreaBath, Bell, Breathitt, Clay, Elliott, Fleming, Floyd, Harlan, Johnson, Knott, Knox, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Lewis, Magoffin, Martin, Menifee, Morgan, Owsley, Perry, Pike, Rowan and Wolfe
Service Provided Full day, quality childcare to children six weeks old up to kindergarten age.
Website:https://www.lexingtonky.gov/early-childhood-child-care
Phone:606-629-334

Name of Service ProviderFayette County Emergency Management 
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Emergency Management’s mission is to enhance the public safety of Lexington-Fayette County residents and businesses through emergency preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery. 
Website:https://www.lexingtonky.gov/early-childhood-child-care
Phone:859-280-8080

Name of Service ProviderThe Salvation Army Frankfort Corps
Service AreaFranklin & Anderson County
Service Provided Food distribution and Financial assistance during the pandemic
Phone:(502) 227-2638


DOMESTIC ABUSE

Name of Service ProviderNational Domestic Violence Hotline 
Service AreaNationwide
Service Provided Disaster Relief
Website:www.thehotline.org
Phone:1-800-799-SAFE (7233) call or text


Name of Service ProviderNational Sexual Assault Hotline
Service AreaNationwide
Service Provided A Free service (24/7) to listen and provide assistance related to sexual assault. 
Website:Rainn.org
Phone:1-800-656-HOPE (4673)

Name of Service ProviderFEMA
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan County
Service Provided DOVES commitment to victims of domestic violence in not limited to families staying in shelter. DOVES also has a variety of outreach services for individuals who need assistance, but not necessarily the shelter including: 24-hour professionally staffed hotline, safe, temporary shelter, hospital advocacy, legal advocacy, counseling and support groups, financial education groups, and assistance with obtaining housing.
Website:https://dovesofgateway.org/
Phone:Crisis Line: 1-800-221-4361 Phone: 606-784-6880

Name of Service ProviderWomen’s Crisis Center—Buffalo Trace The Ion Center
Service AreaBuffalo Trace
(Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason, Robertson)
Service Provided Full day, quality childcare to children six weeks old up to kindergarten age.
Website:https://ioncenter.org
Phone:Bus 606-564-6708
Crisis 1-800-928-6708
TDD 606-564-3715
TDD 606-372-3575

Name of Service ProviderGreenhouse 17
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided Nonprofit organization committed to ending intimate partner abuse in families and the community. Our shelter in rural Fayette County, Kentucky is surrounded by a beautiful 40-acre property. We farm this land to offer nature-based healing, nutritious field-to-table produce, and job training for survivors.
Website:https://greenhouse17.org
Phone:800.544.2022

Name of Service ProviderAmpersand Sexual Violence Recourse Center of the Bluegrass 
Service AreaBluegrass
Service Provided Food distribution and Financial assistance during the pandemic
Website:https://ampersandky.org/missionvision/
Phone:859.253-2511


ENERGY ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderKENTUCKY RIVER FOOTHILLS DEVELOPMENT COUNCIL, INC.
Service AreaRichmond 
Winchester
Irvine 
Clay City
Service Provided Paying energy bills for those in need. 
Website:https://foothillscap.org/programs/energy-assistance/#


Name of Service ProviderEnergy Bill Assistance LLC
Service AreaKentucky 
Service Provided Paying energy bills for those in need. 
Website:www.energybills.org
Phone:606-333-9217

Name of Service ProviderFEMA
Service AreaLexington
Service Provided federally-funded program to help eligible low-income households meet their home heating and/or cooling needs.
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dcbs/dfs/pdb/Pages/liheap.aspx
Phone:(502) 564-3440

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral KY
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient.
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org/  

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Licking Valley Community Action Program
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Nonprofit organization committed to ending intimate partner abuse in families and the community. Our shelter in rural Fayette County, Kentucky is surrounded by a beautiful 40-acre property. We farm this land to offer nature-based healing, nutritious field-to-table produce, and job training for survivors.
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dcbs/dfs/pdb/Pages/liheap.aspx
https://www.liheapoffices.com/city/ky-flemingsburg
Phone:(502) 564-3440
(606) 845-0081

Name of Service ProviderBath County Department for Child and Family Services
Service AreaBluegrass
Service Provided The Division of Family Support is responsible for administering the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program, Kentucky Works Program, Family Alternatives Diversion Program and the Medicaid programs. The division also manages the Community Services Block Grant, the Nutrition Education Program, the SNAP Nutrition Education Program, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, State Supplementation, and assists with administration of the electronic benefit transfer cards, along with policy development for all division program areas.
Website:https://www.dcfoffices.org/office/ky_40360_bath-county-department-of-children-and-family-services
Phone:(606) 674-6308


FAMILY ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderDivision of Family Support
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided The Division of Family Support administers the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), formerly known as food stamps, the Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program, Kentucky Works Program, Family Alternatives Diversion Program and the Medicaid programs.
Website:https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dcbs/dfs/Pages/default.aspx
Phone:(855) 306-8959


Name of Service ProviderTemporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
Service AreaKentucky 
Service Provided The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program provides grant funds to states and territories to provide families with financial assistance and related support services. State-administered programs may include childcare assistance, job preparation, and work assistance.
Website:https://www.acf.hhs.gov/ofa/programs/temporary-assistance-needy-families-tanf
Phone:(502) 564-3440

Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Program
Service AreaBRACKEN, FLEMING, LEWIS, MASON AND ROBERTSON COUNTIES
Service Provided Each county features a community services office where families can receive a variety of services that are designed to help low income families manage their resources; reduce expenses; and develop the skills to become self-reliant. Most services have specific eligibility guidelines. Services are individualized according to a family’s unique situation and may include such services as:
Emergency (Crisis) Assistance: Crisis services may include food, medical assistance, housing assistance, utility assistance, or clothing.  An Emergency Food Pantry is located in each county to assist eligible individuals with nutritional needs.
Nutrition Assistance: Community Services staff help families with food security through emergency food pantries located in each center and through monthly Commodity distribution.
Energy Assistance: LVCAP has a variety of energy assistance programs that can help families with their energy costs. Eligibility guidelines differ by program, and different programs operate in specific times of the year.
Employment Services: Assistance with education and employment is arranged for adults or youth to improve economic security.  Services may include educational assistance (books, tuition, or GED testing fees).
Weatherization: Community Services staff help families apply for Weatherization Assistance, which provides energy and safety- related home repairs.
Website:http://www.lvcap.com/services/community-services/
Phone:606-845-0081

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral Kentucky
Service Provided The Division of Family Support is responsible for administering the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program, Kentucky Works Program, Family Alternatives Diversion Program and the Medicaid programs. The division also manages the Community Services Block Grant, the Nutrition Education Program, the SNAP Nutrition Education Program, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, State Supplementation, and assists with administration of the electronic benefit transfer cards, along with policy development for ll division program areas.
Website:
http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org/ 


FOOD ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderGateway Community Action Agency
Service AreaBath, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, and Rowan Counties
Service Provided Commodity Services
Website:https://gwadd.org/feeding-programs/
https://gatewaycaa.org/
Phone:1-800-927-1833 (or) 606-743-3133

Name of Service ProviderBath County Department for Child and Family Services
Service AreaBath County
Service Provided The Division of Family Support is responsible for administering the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), the Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program, Kentucky Works Program, Family Alternatives Diversion Program and the Medicaid programs. The division also manages the Community Services Block Grant, the Nutrition Education Program, the SNAP Nutrition Education Program, the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Program, State Supplementation, and assists with administration of the electronic benefit transfer cards, along with policy development for all division program areas.
Website:https://www.dcfoffices.org/office/ky_40360_bath-county-department-of-children-and-family-services
Phone:(606) 674-6308

Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Program
Service AreaBRACKEN, FLEMING, LEWIS, MASON AND ROBERTSON COUNTIES
Service Provided Each county features a community services office where families can receive a variety of services that are designed to help low income families manage their resources; reduce expenses; and develop the skills to become self-reliant. Most services have specific eligibility guidelines. Services are individualized according to a family’s unique situation and may include such services as:
Emergency (Crisis) Assistance: Crisis services may include food, medical assistance, housing assistance, utility assistance, or clothing.  An Emergency Food Pantry is located in each county to assist eligible individuals with nutritional needs.
Nutrition Assistance: Community Services staff help families with food security through emergency food pantries located in each center and through monthly Commodity distribution.
Energy Assistance: LVCAP has a variety of energy assistance programs that can help families with their energy costs. Eligibility guidelines differ by program, and different programs operate in specific times of the year.
Employment Services: Assistance with education and employment is arranged for adults or youth to improve economic security.  Services may include educational assistance (books, tuition, or GED testing fees).
Weatherization: Community Services staff help families apply for Weatherization Assistance, which provides energy and safety- related home repairs.
Website:http://www.lvcap.com/services/community-services/
Phone:606-845-0081
Name of Service ProviderKentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services
Service AreaKentucky 
Service Provided SNAP Benefits
Website:Benefind.ky.gov
Phone:1-(855)-306-8959

Name of Service ProviderSummer Food Service Program (SFSP)
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Feeding school aged children over summer 
Website:https://education.ky.gov/federal/SCN/Pages/Summer-Food-Service-Program-%28SFSP%29.aspx
Phone: (502) 564-5625 Ext. 4933


LGBTQ SUPPORT

Name of Service ProviderTrans Lifeline
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Commodity Services
Website:https://translifeline.org/contact/
Phone:1-877-565-8860

Name of Service ProviderPride Community Services Organization
Service AreaCentral Eastern Kentucky
Service Provided Creating safe, inclusive spaces where every LGBTQ+ Kentuckian is celebrated and supported.
Website:www.pcsoky.org
Phone:(859) 253-3233

Name of Service ProviderNetwork La Red
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Survivor-led, social justice organization that works to end partner abuse in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, SM, polyamorous, and queer communities.
Website:https://www.tnlr.org/en/
Phone:617-742-4911

Name of Service ProviderPFLAG of Central Kentucky
Service AreaKentucky 
Service Provided Education, Advocacy, and Support for LGBTQ individuals
Website:https://www.pflagcentralky.org
Phone:1-(855)-306-8959

Name of Service ProviderPride Community Services Organization
Service AreaCentral and Eastern Kentucky
Service Provided Pride Community Services Organization (PCSO) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Lexington, KY that strives to improve the quality of LGBTQ+ individuals’ lives in Central and Eastern Kentucky.
The PCSO operates the only physical, community-based Pride Center in Kentucky, which is often utilized as a free meeting space for LGBTQ+ organizations in the community. For more than 30 years a monthly newsletter, which is now a magazine, has been published and distributed all over Kentucky. And for over the last decade, the PCSO has planned and executed the Lexington Pride Festival with help from many wonderful volunteers from the community.
Website:http://www.glso.org/site/
Phone: (859) 253-3233

Name of Service ProviderFairness Campaign
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided The Fairness Campaign is Kentucky’s LGBTQ advocacy organization founded in 1991 by 10 Louisvillians. Its primary goal is comprehensive civil rights legislation prohibiting discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity and to dismantle systemic racism. With the help of the Fairness Campaign, 22 Kentucky communities and counting have enacted Fairness Ordinances outlawing LGBTQ discrimination in employment, housing, and public accommodations. Today, the Fairness Campaign works in cities all across Kentucky to advance LGBTQ rights and acceptance through legislative advocacy and public education.
Website:https://www.fairness.org/
Phone: (859) 253-3233

Name of Service ProviderLexington Fair 
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Advocating and educating for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) rights and fairness.
Website:http://www.lexfair.org
Phone: (859) 951-8565


TRANSPORTATION SUPPORT

Name of Service ProviderLexington
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Mobility and transportation services 
Website:https://lextran.com
Phone:859-253-4636

Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Plan
Service AreaBRACKEN, FLEMING, LEWIS, MASON AND ROBERTSON COUNTIES
Service Provided Licking Valley Community Action operates a comprehensive transportation services that provides non-emergency medical transportation throughout the region and to medical facilities in Kentucky and Ohio. In addition, LVCAP provides public transportation, Title III-B Elderly Transportation and Non-Emergency Medical Transportation services. Riders with a medical card may have their trip cost subsidized or paid completely.

Human Services Transportation Delivery
Human Services Transportation Delivery- provides transportation services to the eligible clients in Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason and Robertson counties.
Riders who want to schedule transportation services should contact us during our normal office hours of Monday through Friday from 8:00am – 4:30pm and Saturday from 8:00am – 1:00pm local time. All trips not considered “urgent care” must be scheduled 72 hours in advance After hours paging is available, including Sundays and State Holidays, for immediate or “urgent care” transportation.
Licking Valley Community Action Program currently operates the Transportation Program for the counties of Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason, and Robertson.Licking Valley Community Action Program is proud to provide transportation services for Veterans and their families. Please call 1 (800) 327-5196 to see if you are eligible.

Public Transportation
Public transit trips must be scheduled 72 hours in advance. Public Transportation services are provided Monday through Friday, from 6 am to 6 pm. There is a fare for all public transportation.
Website:http://www.lvcap.com/services/public-transport/
Phone:606-845-0081 (voice/TTY)
800-803-1310 (voice/TTY)

Name of Service ProviderLKLP Community Action Council, Inc.
Service AreaBath
Service Provided If you are a Medicaid recipient and need transportation to a Medicaid covered medical appointment, please call the Transportation Broker below to see if you are eligible for Free Non-Emergency Medical Transportation. 
Website:https://transportation.ky.gov/VetConnect/Pages/Transportation-Providers.aspx?FilterField1=County&FilterValue1=Bath
Phone:606-435-7998

Name of Service ProviderHarrison County Senior Center
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided Food assistance, Transportation services, Elder Care
Phone:859-234-5801

Name of Service ProviderPride Community Services Organization
Service AreaCentral and Eastern Kentucky
Service Provided Pride Community Services Organization (PCSO) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization located in Lexington, KY that strives to improve the quality of LGBTQ+ individuals’ lives in Central and Eastern Kentucky.
The PCSO operates the only physical, community-based Pride Center in Kentucky, which is often utilized as a free meeting space for LGBTQ+ organizations in the community. For more than 30 years a monthly newsletter, which is now a magazine, has been published and distributed all over Kentucky. And for over the last decade, the PCSO has planned and executed the Lexington Pride Festival with help from many wonderful volunteers from the community.
Website:http://www.glso.org/site/
Phone: (859) 253-3233

Name of Service ProviderFederated Transportation Services of the Bluegrass – BHN Public Transportation
Service AreaBourbon, Harrison, and Nicholas Counties
Service Provided Non-Emergency Medicaid Transportation & Public Transportation
Website:http://www.ftsb.org/ftsb-transit—bhn.html 
Phone: (859) 258-2722 or toll free at (888) 848-0989

Name of Service ProviderFrankfort Transit (FKFT)
Service AreaFranklin County
Service Provided Public Transportation
Website:http://www.lexfair.org
Phone: 502-875-8565

IMMIGRANT SERVICES

Name of Service ProviderKentucky refugee ministries 
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Comprehensive resettlement agency for refugees, parolees, and asylees
Website:https://kyrm.org
Phone:859-253-4636

Name of Service ProviderNeighbors Immigration Clinic
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Ministry of hospitality that welcomes immigrants by providing affordable, high-quality immigration legal services to low-income immigrants, engaging in advocacy for immigrant rights, and offering education to communities of faith and the public. 
Website:https://www.kyneighborsclinic.org
Phone:(859) 242-5083

Name of Service ProviderEsperanza
Service AreaBath
Service Provided A mentoring program to benefit English Language Learners in the Simmons Elementary School community. 
Website:https://m.facebook.com/EsperanzaMinistryofHope/about/?ref=page_internal&mt_nav=0 
Phone:(864) 373-3223

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Migrant Education Program
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Neighbors Immigration Clinic is a ministry of hospitality that welcomes immigrants by providing affordable, high-quality immigration legal services to low-income immigrants, engaging in advocacy for immigrant rights, and offering education to communities of faith and the public. 
Website:
https://www.kyneighborsclinic.org/
Phone:(859) 242-5083


COLLEGE EDUCATION ASSISTANCE

Name of Service ProviderUpward Bound at Morehead State University
Service AreaEastern Kentucky
Service Provided Upward Bound (UB) is an academic preparatory program for high school students. The purpose of the program is to help you prepare for college by generating the academic skills and motivation necessary for success. The UB program at MSU serves high school students in sixteen Eastern Kentucky counties. The program is composed of two distinct programs. Upward Bound Classic (also known as UB Central & East) and Upward Bound Math and Science.
Website:https://www.moreheadstate.edu/outreach/trio-programs/upward-bound
Phone:606 783-2611

Name of Service ProviderEducational Talent Search at Morehead State University
Service AreaEastern Kentucky
Service Provided The primary goal of Educational Talent Search is to encourage students to complete high school and to develop academic skills to assure their success in college. The program works with over 1,800 middle and high school students in grades 6 through 12 within a 12 county area. Affiliated counties include:Bath, Carter, Elliott, Greenup, Johnson, Lewis, Magoffin, Menifee, Morgan, Powell and Rowan. Our office is located on the campus of Morehead State University in Rowan County.
Website:https://www.moreheadstate.edu/ets
Phone:606-783-2977

Name of Service ProviderEsperanza
Service AreaBath
Service Provided A mentoring program to benefit English Language Learners in the Simmons Elementary School community. 
Website:https://m.facebook.com/EsperanzaMinistryofHope/about/?ref=page_internal&mt_nav=0 
Phone:(864) 373-3223

Name of Service ProviderGear Up Kentucky
Service AreaBath County, Bourbon County, Bracken County, Covington Independent, Fleming County, Frankfort Independent, Marion County, Mason County, Mercer County, Paris Independent, Pendleton County, and Robertson County.
Service Provided The mission of GEAR UP Kentucky is to increase the number of students in low-income Kentucky communities who are ready to successfully transition to and through postsecondary education. We do this by providing services and support to prepare the whole student, and equipping their families, institutions, and communities to promote and sustain student success.
Website:http://gearupky.org/
Phone:502-573-1555

Name of Service ProviderCommunity Action Council
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization
Website:https://www.capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121


COLLEGE STUDENT SERVICES

Name of Service ProviderStudent Support Services at MSU
Service AreaEastern Kentucky MSU Students
Service Provided This student-oriented program offers tutorial services, peer mentoring, academic, financial, and personal counseling. The program provides opportunities for cultural enrichment, academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and serves to motivate students toward the successful completion of their postsecondary education. The goal of Student Support Services (SSS) is to increase the college retention and graduation rates of its participants and help students make the transition from one level of higher education to the next.
The purpose of Student Support Services is to increase the college retention and graduation rates of participants and help students make the transition from one level of higher education to the next. SSS provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements, and serves to motivate students toward successful completion of their post-secondary education.
Website:https://www.moreheadstate.edu/regional-educ-outreach/trio-programs/student-support-services
Phone:606 783-2611

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral Kentucky
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient.
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org/  

Name of Service ProviderEsperanza
Service AreaHarrison County
Service Provided CHILD & FAMILY SUPPORT : Child Abuse, Child Care, Energy Assistance, Family Assistance, Food Assistance, Transportation Services 

EDUCATION & JOBS : College Education Assistance, College Student Services, Job Training, K-12 Education Assistance, K-12 Student Services 

HEALTHCARE : Cancer Care, Dental & Vision Assistance, Elder Care, Empowerment From Addiction, General Health Assistance 

HOUSING : Housing Assistance, Shelter, Weatherization 
Website:https://www.capky.org/network/
Phone:859-234-2121

Name of Service ProviderGear Up Kentucky
Service AreaBath County, Bourbon County, Bracken County, Covington Independent, Fleming County, Frankfort Independent, Marion County, Mason County, Mercer County, Paris Independent, Pendleton County, and Robertson County.
Service Provided The mission of GEAR UP Kentucky is to increase the number of students in low-income Kentucky communities who are ready to successfully transition to and through postsecondary education. We do this by providing services and support to prepare the whole student, and equipping their families, institutions, and communities to promote and sustain student success.
Website:http://gearupky.org/
Phone:502-573-1555

STUDENT JOB TRAINING SERVICES

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Career Center
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Get help with building a resume, searching for jobs, and getting job alerts. Unemployment insurance, Unemployment claim, vocational rehabilitation.
Website:https://kcc.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Phone:606-783-8525

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Career Center TENCO
Service AreaBath, Boyd, Bracken, Fleming, Greenup, Lewis, Mason, Montgomery, Robertson, and Rowan
Service Provided With four centers in the KCC – TENCO region, both employers and job seekers have broad and direct access to information about everything from job openings to specialized assistance and training programs. Staff is also available to help employers access the most recent labor market information, on-the-job training opportunities, and other employment-related assistance.
Website:https://tencocareercenter.com/

Name of Service ProviderBluegrass Community Action
Service AreaCentral KY
Service Provided The agency has dedicated resources to enable low income, disadvantaged and disabled families and individuals of all ages and ethnic backgrounds to attain skills, knowledge and motivation to become fully self-sufficient. 
Website:http://www.bluegrasscommunityaction.org  
Phone:859-234-2121

K-12 EDUCATION ASSISTANCE SERVICES

Name of Service ProviderBath County Memorial Library
Service AreaBath County
Service Provided Math, Science, and English Kits, SciStarter, Reading Rockets
Website:https://www.bathlibrary.org/childrens-programs
Phone:(606) 674-2531

Name of Service ProviderFayette County Student Support Services
Service AreaFayette County Students 
Service Provided Several student services 
Website:https://www.fcps.net/Page/2700
Phone:(859) 381-4100


Name of Service ProviderFamily Resource and Youth Service Centers
Service AreaBath County
Service Provided The Family Resource and Youth Service Centers’ program is to enhance students’ abilities to succeed in school by developing and sustaining partnerships that promote: Early learning and successful transition into school; academic achievement and well-being; and graduation and transition into adult life. The centers work closely with families and community partners in making sure this is possible. Providing for basic needs is essential in helping students succeed.  Providing after school and summer programs is another way to help our students.  Please contact your child’s school for additional information.
Website:

https://www.bath.k12.ky.us/Administration/18

Name of Service ProviderFleming County Public Library
Service AreaFleming County
Service Provided Live homework Help
Website:http://www.youseemore.com/fleming/contentpages.asp?loc=54
Phone:606-845-7851

UNEMPLOYMENT SERVICES

Name of Service ProviderKentucky Career Center
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Get help with building a resume, searching for jobs, and getting job alerts. Unemployment insurance, Unemployment claim, vocational rehabilitation.
Website:https://kcc.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Phone:606-783-852

Name of Service ProviderFayette County Student Support Services
Service AreaFayette County Students 
Service Provided Several student services 
Website:https://www.fcps.net/Page/2700
Phone:(859) 381-4100


Name of Service ProviderLicking Valley Community Action Program
Service AreaBRACKEN, FLEMING, LEWIS, MASON AND ROBERTSON COUNTIES
Service Provided Each county features a community services office where families can receive a variety of services that are designed to help low income families manage their resources; reduce expenses; and develop the skills to become self-reliant. Most services have specific eligibility guidelines. Services are individualized according to a family’s unique situation and may include such services as:

Emergency (Crisis) Assistance: Crisis services may include food, medical assistance, housing assistance, utility assistance, or clothing.  An Emergency Food Pantry is located in each county to assist eligible individuals with nutritional needs.

Nutrition Assistance: Community Services staff help families with food security through emergency food pantries located in each center and through monthly Commodity distribution.

Energy Assistance: LVCAP has a variety of energy assistance programs that can help families with their energy costs. Eligibility guidelines differ by program, and different programs operate in specific times of the year.

Employment Services: Assistance with education and employment is arranged for adults or youth to improve economic security.  Services may include educational assistance (books, tuition, or GED testing fees).

Weatherization: Community Services staff help families apply for Weatherization Assistance, which provides energy and safety- related home repairs
Website:http://www.lvcap.com/services/community-services/

Name of Service ProviderKY Unemployment Insurance 
Service AreaKentucky
Service Provided Unemployment 
Website:https://kcc.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx
Phone:502-875-0442