The following is a list of contacts in the Central Kentucky Area.
4-H4HClub and Camp opportunities for youthGeorgetown502-863-0984
Autism Service Provider List
ACCESS Age 3 to AdultMeaningful experiences for individuals with intellectual developmental disabilities with the goal for individuals to live and participate in their community. Georgetown502-863-4734
Big Brothers/ Big SistersYouth MentorsLexington859-231-8181
Bluegrass Challenge AcademyAt Bluegrass Challenge Academy we are committed to teaching, coaching and mentoring At-Risk Youth, providing them the tools and a second chance.Ft Knox877-599-6884
Bluegrass Community ActionCommunity Services, Transportation, Head Start, Health Insurance Application Assistance, Adult Day ServicesGeorgetown800-456-6571
Bluegrass Comprehensive CareMental Health, Counseling ServicesGeorgetown502-863-4734
Bluegrass.orgThe mission of Bluegrass is to assist individuals and families in the enhancement of their emotional, mental and physical well-being by providing behavioral health, substance use and intellectual and developmental disability services. We serve those who have limited options for meeting their behavioral health needs.Lexington859-254-3106
Boys and Girls Club of AmericaMission: To enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens through: character and leadership, education and career, health and life skills, the arts, and sports/fitness/recreation.Lexington859-258-2582
Cincinnati Children's HospitalComprehensive Assessment ServicesCincinnati513-636-4200
First Steps - Birth to 3Early intervention program for children who have a developmental delay.Georgetown502-863-4734
Hazelwood Residential FacilityHazelwood is an Intermediate Care Facility (ICF) providing residential services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).Louisville502 361 2301
KVC KentuckyKVC Kentucky, headquartered in Lexington, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit child welfare and behavioral healthcare organization that provides behavioral health services, foster care, family preservation and reunification, and other family-related services. Our services are in-home, strengths-based, and driven by a focus on the safety, permanency, and wellbeing of the child and family.Lexington859-254-1035
KY CASA NetworkCASA stands for Court Appointed Special Advocate. CASAs are community-based volunteers who are appointed by judges to serve in child abuse and neglect cases. Once assigned to a child, the volunteer researches the child's case, reviews documents, interviews relevant people, and makes a report to the court as to what is in the best interest of the child, in terms of services, placement, visitation, reunification, and permanency. Louisville502-238-2154
Lexington Habitat for HumanityLexington Habitat for Humanity is dedicated to eliminating substandard housing locally and worldwide through constructing, rehabilitating and preserving homes; by advocating for fair and just housing policies; and by providing training and access to resources to help families improve their shelter conditions.Lexington859-252-2224
Lexington Lions Club Glasses/Hearing AidsOver the last decade the Lexington Lions Club has contributed more than $1.25 million to programs assisting the blind and visually impaired, the deaf and hearing impaired and diabetics -- particularly children -- through vision and hearing screenings, the purchase of hundreds of pairs of eyeglasses each year, the purchase of hearing aids for eligible individuals, the retreat for the deaf/blind, a camp for diabetic children, and the funding of eye surgeries.Lexington859-333-4601
The Nest Center for Women, Children and FamiliesThe organization streamlined the work of both entities into one that could provide high quality, comprehensive services to women, children and families in crisis, while working to prevent child abuse and neglect. The center has continually offered resources for families to develop the skills and education needed for a healthier lifestyle and self-sufficiency.Lexington859-259-1974
Oakwood Residential FacilityOakwood is an Intermediate Care Facility providing residential services for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD).Somerset606.677.4068
Office of Vocational RehabilitationThe Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) assists Kentuckians with disabilities to achieve suitable employment and independence. Frankfort800-372-7172
Our Lady of Peace HospitalOur Lady of Peace is one of the largest private, nonprofit psychiatric hospitals in the country. It treats patients with emotional, as well as behavioral, psychiatric and substance abuse disorders.Louisville
Lexington In-take
(502) 451-3330
Parents PlaceCommunity ServicesLexington859-268-4292
REACHREACH was established with a mission to help low- to moderate-income families and individuals become financially self-sufficient and obtain affordable housing.Lexington859-455-8057
Red Cross WheelsThe Wheels paratransit program is a shared ride, door-to-door, public transportation service for disabled citizens of the Lexington-Fayette County area.Lexington859-233-3433
Salvation ArmyEmergency shelter, case management, mental health counseling, job training, referral services, housing and job assistance, life skills, computer classes, transportation, child care, medical clinic, safe haven support groupGeorgetown502-863-1551
Weisskopf Evaluation CenterThe Weisskopf Center was established to help children who have special needs realize their full potential. It is a unique center that provides diagnostic evaluations and treatment to infants and children with, or at risk for, developmental disabilities, congenital anomalies, genetic disorders, autism spectrum disorder, organic behavior disorders (ADHD) and learning disabilities, as well as genetic counseling to adults.Louisville502-588-0850
Suicide HotlineNationwide800-928-8000
The Ridge Behavioral Health SystemProgram continuum includes inpatient psychiatric care, substance use treatment, and outpatient services.Lexington859-269-2325
Therapeutic Recreation (Parks and Rec)Therapeutic Recreation programs provide opportunities for individuals with disabilities to enjoy activities through recreation, leisure and play and to showcase their talents and abilities. Our programs are designed to enhance the overall health, wellness and social needs of individuals with disabilities. Lexington859-288-2900
UK Human Development InstituteThe Human Development Institute is Kentucky’s University Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities Education, Research and Service. We work on improving lifelong opportunities and services for individuals with disabilities, their families, and the community.Lexington859-257-1714