DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

(Regional Victim Services Program Crisis Line 1-800-656-HOPE) (4673)

SPOUSE ABUSE CENTER

  • temporary safe emergency shelter for adult victims and their children
  • individual and group counseling (shelter and outreach)
  • court and victim advocacy
  • crisis intervention services
  • general information on domestic violence
  • 24 hour crisis line (collect calls accepted)
  • referral to community services
  • children's services (education, counseling, etc.)
  • community education and professional training

CABINET FOR HUMAN RESOURCES (CHR)
DEPARTMENT FOR SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)

A copy of this report will go to the LOCAL DSS office. When appropriate, a social worker will contact you to discuss the report and offer assistance to you and your family. The following voluntary protective and supportive services may be provided or secured:

  • safe, protective environment for adult and child victims
  • health care
  • client advocacy
  • government financial assistance
  • counseling
  • housing
  • preventative assistance
  • legal protection (police and courts)
  • child care
  • employment and education assistance
  • information and referral

There is no charge to victims for services from Spouse Abuse Centers and the Department for Social Services. All of these services are confidential.

KENTUCKY SPOUSE ABUSE CENTERS AND OUTREACH OFFICES*

Ashland

Safe Harbor


(800) 926-2150

Beattyville

Resurrection Home

 

(606) 464-8481

Bowling Green

BRASS

 

(800) 928-1183

Danville*

Lexington Spouse Abuse Center

 

(859) 236-2293

Elizabethtown

Lincoln Trail Domestic Violence Program

 

(800) 767-5838

Hazard

LKLP Safe House

 

(606) 439-5129

Hopkinsville

Sanctuary, Inc.

 

(800) 766-0000

Lexington

YWCA Spouse Abuse Center

 

(800) 544-2022
(859) 255-9808

Louisville

Spouse Abuse Center

 

(502) 581-7222

Maysville*

Women's Crisis Center

 

(800) 928-6708

Morehead

Safe Harbor

 

(606) 784-7980

Newport

Women's Crisis Center

 

(800) 928-3335

Owensboro

OASIS

 

(800) 882-2873

Paducah

Purchase Area Spouse Abuse Center

 

(270) 443-6001

Prestonsburg

Big Sandy Family Abuse Center

 

(606) 886-6025

Renfro Valley

Family Life Abuse Center

 

(800) 755-5348

Shelbyville*

Spouse Abuse Center

 

(502) 633-7800

Somerset

Bethany House Family Abuse Center

 

(800) 755-2017

Adult/Child Abuse Reporting Hotline

(800) 752-6200