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Law Resources State Representatives
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State Agencies/Organizations First Steps (0-2 years of age)
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LAW RESOURCES

 

American Bar Association Center on Children & the Law
740 15th Street, NW 
Washington, DC  20005 
(202) 662-1720
Fax: 202-662-1755
http://www.abanet.org/child

Disability Rights Education and Defense Fund (DREDF)
     Main Office:
     2212 Sixth  Street 
     Berkley, CA  94710 
     (510) 644-2555 (voice/tty)
     (510) 841-8645 (fax)

     Government Affairs:
    1730 M. Street NW Suite 801
     Washington, DC 20036
     (202) 986-0375
     (202) 775-7465 (fax)
     http://www.dredf.org/

Federal Resource Center for Special Education

www.dssc.org/frc/
 

IDEA Practices

Developed and maintained by the Educational Development Center

www.ideapractices.org

 

The Policymaker Partnership for Implementing IDEA

www.ideapolicy.org

 

Kentucky Administrative Regulations
 

Kentucky Administrative Regulations: TITLE 707 EDUCATION, ARTS, AND HUMANITIES CABINET KENTUCKY BOARD OF EDUCATION DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION OFFICE OF SPECIAL INSTRUCTIONAL SERVICES


KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION:
SPECIAL EDUCATION

Division of Exceptional Children's Services
Kentucky Department of Education
Capitol Plaza Tower, 8th Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us
 

National Association of Protection & Advocacy Systems
900 Second Street, NE, Suite 211 
Washington, DC  20002 
(202) 408-9514 (voice)
(202) 408-9521 (tty)

Fax: 202-408-9520
http://www.protectionandadvocacy.com

 

National Center for Law and Deafness
800 Florida Avenue, NE
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 651-5373 

 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services
400 Maryland Ave, SW
Washington,  DC  20202
202-205-5465

www.ed.gov
 

Pacer Center

www.pacer.org

 

Pike Institute on Law and Disability
Boston University School of Law
Boston, MA
(617) 353-2904 (voice/tty)
pikeinst@bu.edu (email)
http://www.bu.edu/pike/home.html

PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY AGENCY
Protection and Advocacy Division
100 Fair Oaks Lane, Third Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-2967; (800) 372-2988 (In KY) (Voice and TTY)
Fax: 502-564-0848

Website:  www.kypa.net

 

REGIONAL ADA TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AGENCY

Southeast Disability and Business Techical Assistance Center
United Cerebral Palsy Associations, Inc.,
490 10th Street
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 385-0636 (V/TTY); (800) 949-4232
Fax: 404-385-0641
E-mail: sedbtacproject@catea.org
Web: www.sedbtac.org

U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Customer Service Team
Mary E. Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20202
(800) 421-3481
TDD: (877) 521-2172
FAX: (202) 205-9862
E-mail : OCR@ed.gov
Web: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/


Wrightslaw                                                                                                           
Parents, advocates, educators, and attorneys come to
Wrightslaw for accurate, up-to-date information about advocacy
for children with disabilities.                      
E-mail: webmaster@wrightslaw.com 
Website: http://www.wrightslaw.com

Youth Law Center/Children's Legal Protection Center
1010 Vermont Ave NW Suite 310
Washington, DC 20005 
(202) 637-0377
(415) 543-3379
Fax: 202-379-1600
http://www.childprotect.org

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U.S. DEPARTMENT of EDUCATION

Federal Resource Center for Special Education

www.dssc.org/frc
 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services (OSERS)
400 Maryland Ave, SW
Washington,  DC  20202
202-205-5465

www.ed.gov.offices/OSERS 

 

Office of Special Education Programs (OSEP)

www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/OSEP/index.html

 

U.S. Department of Education, Office for Civil Rights, Customer Service Team
Mary E. Switzer Building
330 C Street, SW
Washington, DC 20202
(800) 421-3481
TDD: (877) 521-2172
FAX: (202) 205-9862
E-mail : OCR@ed.gov
Web: http://www.ed.gov/about/offices/list/ocr/

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STATE AGENCIES/ORGANIZATIONS

REGIONAL ADA TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE AGENCY

Southeast Disability and Business Techical Assistance Center
United Cerebral Palsy Associations, Inc.,
490 10th Street
Atlanta, GA 30318
(404) 385-0636 (V/TTY); (800) 949-4232
Fax: 404-385-0641
E-mail: sedbtacproject@catea.org
Web: www.sedbtac.org

 
Kentucky Instructional and Diagnostic Services
Kentucky School for the Blind
1867 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 897-1583
E-mail: lsmith@ksb.k12.ky.us

 

Center for Accessible Living:
Louisville, KY
  
305 W. Broadway, Suite 200
   Louisville KY. 40202

   Voice: (502)589-6620
    TTY:  (502)589-6690
    Fax:    (502)589-3980
Murray, KY
    1051 N 16th Street Suite C
    Murray, KY 42071
    Voice: (270)753-7676
     888-261-6194
     TDD & Fax: (270)753-7729
     Website: www.calky.org

 

CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM 
Client Assistance Program
209 St. Clair, 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-8035; (800) 633-6283 (in KY)

 

COMMISSION FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS (CCSHCN)        
Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs
982 Eastern Parkway
Louisville, KY 40217
(502) 595-4459, ext. 271; (800) 232-1160
Web: http://www.chs.ky.gov/commissionkids/

CCSHCN Regional Offices

 

Communication Aid Manufacturers Association                                                    
205 W. Randolph Street  Suite 1830
Chicago, IL  60606
Phone: 1-800-441-CAMA (2262)                                                                              
Email: cama@northshore.net Website: http://www.aacproducts.org/                      
To request a free packet of catalogs: http://www.aacproducts.org/free.html

The Council On Developmental Disabilities
1151 South 4th Street
Louisville, KY 40203
502 584 1239
www.councilondd.org
  

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH
WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING                                                              
KY Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
632 Versailles Road
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 573-2604 (V/TTY)
(800) 372-2907 (V/TTY, in KY only)
Fax: 502-573-3594
E-mail: kcdhh@ky.gov
Web: www.kcdhh.ky.gov

Kentucky Hand & Voices
a statewide organization
For
families of DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING
Contact: Becky & Michael Bush
mbush71@newwavecomm.net   

STATE DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (DD) COUNCIL                                            
Kentucky DD Council
Dept. For Mental Health/Mental Retardation Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4E-F
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
502-564-7841
Fax: 502-564-9826
E-mail: pat.seybold@ky.gov
Web: www.chs.ky.gov/kcdd/  

 

DIRECTIONS DISABILITY LINK                                                                                
First Link of the Bluegrass
Directions Disability Link
2480 Fortune Drive, Suite 150
Lexington, KY 40509
(859) 313-5465, ext. 10

 

Kentucky Disabilities Coalition
859 East Main Street, P.O. Box 1589
Frankfort, KY 40602
(502) 875-1871; (800) 977-7505
Fax: 502-875-1982
E-mail: kydis@mis.net
Web: www.geocities.com/kydisabilitiescoalition


Easter Seals Kentucky                                                                                                  
2050 Versailles Road
Lexington, KY 40504
(800) 888-5377; (859) 254-5701
Web: www.cardinalhill.org

 

KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION (KDE):
SPECIAL EDUCATION

Division of Exceptional Children's Services
Kentucky Department of Education
Capitol Plaza Tower, 8th Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us  

 

STATE EDUCATION AGENCY RURAL REPRESENTATIVE                          
Department of Education
500 Mero Street, Capitol Plaza Tower, 1st Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3141
E-mail: knolan@kde.state.ky.us
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

Kentucky (CPRC)
 

FIND of Louisville
1151 South Fourth Street
Louisville, Kentucky 

(502) 587-6500
(502) 587-6570 FAX
E-mail:
smduverge@findoflouisville.org
Web Site:
www.findoflouisville.org

 

Foster and Adoptive Parent Support Network
Training Resource Center
Murray State University
PO Box 9
Murray, KY 42071
1-800-669-7654 or 270-762-6946
Fax: 270-762-3569
Crump, Caroline Director, Training Resource Center  270-762-6946 caroline.crump@murraystate.edu 
Hanberry, Lisa Training Aide, Training Resource Center 270-762-2052 lisa.hanberry@murraystate.edu 
Website: http://ceao.murraystate.edu/trc/trc.htm 

 

UNIVERSITY AFFILIATED PROGRAM, IHDI                                                                   
Human Development Institute
University Affiliated Facility
University of Kentucky
126 Mineral Industries Building
Lexington, KY 40506-0051
859-257-1714
E-mail: hklein@uky.edu                                                                               
Web: www.ihdi.uky.edu

 

KATLC (Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation)
This loan program is for any individual who has a disability and who cannot find other funding sources for the assistive technology they need.
Lexington
859-246-2540
1-877-675-0195
859-246-2545 Fax
859-246-2546 TTY

 

KY COLLABORATIVE CENTER FOR LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

www.kentuckyliteracy.org

 

Kentucky Partnership for Families and Children, Inc. (KPFC)
207 Holmes Street, First Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
phone #: 502-875-1320
fax #: 502-875-1399
Toll Free: (800) 369-0533
Email: kpfc@kypartnership.org 
Web: http://www.kypartnership.org     

"The KYBLN (Kentucky Business Leadership Network) is a business-led endeavor that assists employers in finding qualified job seekers with disabilities. If you are an employer or job seeker in Kentucky we welcome your participation."
Kentucky Business Leadership Network
1 Quality Street Suite 722
Lexington, KY 40507
Voice: 859-257-3586
Fax: 859-257-4459
Website: http://www.kybln.org
E-mail: cernhar@uky.edu

Kentucky Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities (Wrightslaw)

Kentucky Medicaid

(502) 564-6890

STATE MENTAL HEALTH AGENCY                                                                 
Department for MH/MR Services
Cabinet for Health Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane
Frankfort, KY 40601-0001
(502) 564-4527
E-mail: pat.wear@ky.gov
Web:  www.mhmr.ky.gov

STATE MENTAL HEALTH REPRESENTATIVE
FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH                                                                                    
Children & Youth Services Branch
Department for MH & MR Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4W-C
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
(502) 564-7610; (800) 374-9146
E-mail: randy.oliver@ky.gov
Web: http://dmhmrs.chr.state.ky.us

STATE MENTAL RETARDATION PROGRAM                                                           
Division of Mental Retardation/Department for
Mental Health & Mental Retardation Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4E-E
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
(502) 564-7702
E-mail: kevin.lightle@ky.gov
Web: www.mhmr.chs.ky.gov 

PARENT TEACHER ASSOCIATION (PTA)
Kentucky Congress of Parents and Teachers
P.O. Box 654
Frankfort, KY 40602
502-564-4378
Fax: 502-564-2599
E-mail: KY_office@pta.org
Web: www.kypta.org

Through the Looking Glass (TLG) The purpose of the National Parent-to-Parent Network at Through the Looking Glass is to connect parents, as well as those who are considering becoming parents, with others who may have shared similar experiences or faced common barriers as parents with disabilities.
2198 Sixth Street, Suite 100
Berkeley, CA 94710-2204

Phone: 1-800-644-2666
Local: (510) 848-1112
Fax: (510) 848-4445                                                                                                     
E-mail: TLG@lookingglass.org                                                                       
Website: http://www.lookingglass.org/ 

PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY (P&A) AGENCY                                                    
Protection and Advocacy Division
100 Fair Oaks Lane, Third Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-2967; (800) 372-2988 (In KY) (Voice and TTY)                                                                
Website:  www.kypa.net

Social Security Administration (SSA)
Office of Public Inquires
Windsor Park Building
6401 Security Blvd
Baltimore,  MD  21235                                                                                    
1-800-772-1213                                                                                                         
TTY: 1-800-325-0778
www.ssa.gov

Supports for Community Living (SCL Waiver)
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/sclhmpg.asp?sub1|sub14
SCL Provider Listing
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/Provider%20List%206-14-05.pdf
SCL application
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/MAP%20620%20with%20form%20boxes1.pdf

Supported Living in Kentucky
University of Kentucky
126 Mineral Industries Building
Lexington, KY 40506
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/supportedliving.asp?sub1

DIVISION OF SECONDARY VOCATIONAL EDUCATION                                 
Donnalie Stratton, Program Consultant
Special Vocational Programs
Capitol Plaza Tower, Room 2114, 500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3775
E-mail: dstratto@kde.state.ky.us
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

TASH is an international association of people with disabilities, their family members, other advocates, and professionals fighting for a society in which inclusion of all people in all aspects of society is the norm.  
Monday thru Friday  9-5
29 W. Susquehanna Avenue, Suite 210
Baltimore, MD 21204
phone: 410-828-8274
fax 410-828-6706
E-mail: info@tash.org
Website: www.tash.org

Kentucky TASH Chapter Contacts :

        Carolyn Bardwell-Wheeler
        Chapter Contact
        1041 Heather Hills Lane
        Lexington, KY 40511
        cawjtwmom@aol.com

        Leslie M. Lederer
        Chapter President
        6408 Watch Hill Road
        Louisville, KY 40228-1354
        Business Ph: 502-239-4805
        Home Ph: 502-239-4805
        Fax: (502) 564-0848
        E-mail: leslie.lederer@ky.gov

        Sandra A. Mlinarcik
        Chapter Contact
        Seven Counties Services, Inc.
        3717 Taylorsville Road
        Louisville, KY 40220-1333
        Business Ph: 502-459-5292
        Home Ph: 502-451-1814
        Fax: (502) 452-9079
        smlinarc@sevencounties.org

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE                                                                   
Kentucky Assistive Technology Service (KATS) Network
Charles McDowell Center
8412 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40242
(502) 327-0022 (V/TTY); (800) 327-5287 (V/TTY, in KY only)
Fax: 502-327-9974
E-mail: katsnet@iglou.com
Web: www.katsnet.org

enTECH
Enabling Technologies of Kentuckiana
Louisville Free Public Library

301 York St.
Louisville, KY 40203
1-800-890-1840 or 502-574-1637

STATE AGENCY FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED                                         
Department for the Blind
209 St. Clair Street
P.O. Box 757
Frankfort, KY 40602-0757
502- 564-4754
Fax: 502-564-2951
E-mail: DeniseM.Placido@ky.gov
Web: http://kyblind.ky.gov

VSA arts of Kentucky
824 Ironwood Drive
Bowling Green, KY 42103
502-781-0872
Toll-free 877-417-9594
Fax: 502-7818725
E-mail: vsaky@bellsouth.net
Webiste: www.vsaartskentucky.org

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HEALTH ISSUES

National Resource Center for Special Needs Adoption/Spaulding 

for Children
16250 Northland Drive, Suite 100
Southfield, MI 48075
(248) 443-7080
(248) 443-7099 (fax)
http://www.spaulding.org

 

The Kentucky School for the Blind

(ages preschool through grade 12)

(502) 897-1583


Kentucky Instructional and Diagnostic Services
Kentucky School for the Blind
1867 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 897-1583
E-mail: lsmith@ksb.k12.ky.us

The Care Notebook (The Washington State Department of Health, The Office Of Children With Special Health Care Needs)

Center for Accessible Living:
Louisville, KY
   305 W. Broadway, Suite 200
   Louisville KY. 40202

   Voice: (502)589-6620
    TTY:  (502)589-6690
    Fax:    (502)589-3980
Murray, KY
    1051 N 16th Street Suite C
    Murray, KY 42071
    Voice: (270)753-7676
     888-261-6194
     TDD & Fax: (270)753-7729
     Website: www.calky.org

National Association for Children's Hospitals & Related Institutions
401 Wythe Street
Alexandria, VA  22314 
(703) 684-1355
http://www.nachri.org/index.html

CLIENT ASSISTANCE PROGRAM
Client Assistance Program
209 St. Clair, 5th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-8035; (800) 633-6283 (in KY)

COMMISSION  FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE NEEDS (CCSHCN)         
Commission for Children with Special Health Care Needs
310 Whittington Parkway
Louisville, KY 40222
(502) 429-4430
(800) 232-1160
Fax: (502) 429-4489

Web: http://www.chs.ky.gov/commissionkids/
CCSHCN Regional Offices

Commision on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing

1-800-372-2907 (V/TDD)

 

The Kentucky School for the Deaf: Early

Childhood Program (ages 0-6)

(606) 239-7017 (V/TDD)

 

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH
WHO ARE DEAF OR HARD OF HEARING                                                              
KY Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
632 Versailles Road
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 573-2604 (V/TTY)
(800) 372-2907 (V/TTY, in KY only)
Fax: 502-573-3594
E-mail: kcdhh@ky.gov
Web: www.kcdhh.ky.gov

 

Dental: AboutSmiles.org (promotes oral health)
(631) 632-8902
(631) 632-7658 (fax)
http://www.AboutSmiles.org

 

STATE DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES (DD) COUNCIL                                              
Kentucky DD Council
Dept. For Mental Health/Mental Retardation Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4E-F
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
502-564-7841
Fax: 502-564-9826
E-mail: pat.seybold@ky.gov
Web: www.chs.ky.gov/kcdd/  

 

U of L Child Evaluation Center

(502) 852-5331

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)
900 17th Street NW Suite910
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 785-4585
(800) 66NOFAS
Fax: 202-466-6456
E-mail: information@nofas.org
Web: http://www.nofas.org

National Health Information Center
P.O. Box 1133 
 Washington, DC 20013-1133
(301) 565-4167 
(301) 984-4256 (fax)
(800) 336-4797
www.health.gov/nhic

Training/Community Health:
     Bright Futures Project
     NCEMCH
     2000 15th Street North, Suite 701
     Arlington, VA 22201-2617
     (703) 524-7802
     (703) 524-9335 (fax)
     E-mail: brightfutures@ncemch.org
     Website: http://www.brightfutures.org

     National Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies Coalition
     121 North Washington St.
     Suite 300
     Alexandria, VA 22314 
     (703) 836-6110
     (703) 836-3470 (fax)
     E-mail: info@hmhb.org
     Website: http://www.hmhb.org/

Early Hearing Detection and Intervention:
National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management
Utah State University
2880 Old Main Hill
Logan, Utah 84322
435-797-3584
mail@infanthearing.org
http://www.infanthearing.org/

Hospice

Contact Coordinator for Children’s Services

1-800-264-0521 or (502) 456-6200

Immunizations Education & Action Committee (IEAC)
(Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies) 
121 North Washington Street Suite 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 836-6110
(703) 836-3470 (fax)
info@hmhb.org (e-mail address)
http://www.hmhb.org/Committees/IEAC/ieac.html

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

Kentucky Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities (Wrightslaw)

Kentucky Cares
101 Cold Harbor Drive
Frankfort,  KY  40601
888-567-1373

kycares.ky.gov

 

U of K Human Development Institute,

Maternal and Child Program

(606)257-1254

 

Maternal and Child Health Clearinghouse
2070 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 450
Vienna, VA  22182 
(703) 356-1964
www.ask.hrsa.gov

 

National Center for Education in Maternal and Child Health
2115 Wisconsin Ave NW Suite 601
Washington,  DC  20007-2292
202-784-9770
E-mail: mchlibrary@ncemch.org
Website: http://www.ncemch.org

 

Kentucky Medicaid

(502) 564-6890

MedMarket.com: medical products and services directory on the Internet.
MedMarket, Inc.                                                                                                                
710 Tubbs Hill Drive
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814
Office Hours
Monday through Friday
7am - 5pm PST
Phone 866-666-4069
FAX 208-445-8966
info@medmarket.com

STATE MENTAL HEALTH AGENCY                                                                 
Department for MH/MR Services
Cabinet for Health Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane
Frankfort, KY 40601-0001
(502) 564-4527
E-mail: pat.wear@ky.gov
Web:  www.mhmr.ky.gov

STATE MENTAL HEALTH REPRESENTATIVE
FOR CHILDREN AND YOUTH                                                                                    
Children & Youth Services Branch
Department for MH & MR Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4W-C
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
(502) 564-7610; (800) 374-9146
E-mail: randy.oliver@ky.gov
Web: http://dmhmrs.chr.state.ky.us

STATE MENTAL RETARDATION PROGRAM                                                           
Division of Mental Retardation/Department for
Mental Health & Mental Retardation Services
100 Fair Oaks Lane, 4E-E
Frankfort, KY 40621-0001
(502) 564-7702
Web: www.mhmr.chs.ky.gov 

NeedyMeds is the place to learn about patient assistance programs and other programs designed to help those who can't afford their medicines.

American Academy of Pediatrics
141 Northwest Point Blvd. 
P.O. Box 927 
Elk Grove Village, IL 60009-0927
(847) 228-5005
Fax: 847-434-8000
http://www.aap.org

National Perinatal Association
2090 Lingletown Road Suite 107
Harrisburg,  PA  17110
888-971-3295
Fax: 717-920-1390
E-mail: npa@nationalperinatal.org
Website:
http://www.nationalperinatal.org

National Perinatal Information Center 
141 Wayland Ave Suite 300
Providence, RI  02906
(401) 274-0650
Fax: 401-455-0377
E-mail: npic@npic.org
Website:
http://www.npic.org

PROTECTION AND ADVOCACY (P&A) AGENCY                                                    
Protection and Advocacy Division
100 Fair Oaks Lane, Third Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-2967; (800) 372-2988 (In KY) (Voice and TTY)                                                
Website:  www.kypa.net

National Organization for Rare Disorders
55 Kenosia Avenue
PO Box 1968
Danbury, CT 06813-1968                                                                                              
Phone:(203) 744-0100 Fax: (203)798-2291
Tollfree: (800) 999-6673 (voicemail only)
TDD Number: (203) 797-9590                                                                                    
E-mail Contact:orphan@rarediseases.org
Please note that we are unable to open unexpected e-mail attachments. If you must send us an attachment, please notify us first.
If you have questions related to providing care or accessing services for someone with a rare disease, write to: RN@rarediseases.org.
If you have a question related to genetic testing or the inheritance patterns of diseases, write to: genetic_counselor@rarediseases.org.                               
Website: http://www.rarediseases.org

Access to Respite Care & Help (by state)
800 Eastowne Drive Suite 105
Chapel Hill, NC 27514
(800) 773-5433
919-490-5577
Fax: 919-490-4905
http://www.chtop.com/directory.htm (directory)
http://www.chtop.com/archbroc.htm (main site)

National Respite Coalition
4016 Oxford Street
Annandale, VA, 22003
(703) 256-0541
(703) 256-9578 (Jill Kagan) or jbkagan@aol.com (email)
http://www.chtop.com/nrc.htm

Shriners Hospitals for Children (ages 0-18)

1900 Richmond Road

Lexington, KY 40602

(606) 266-2101

 

Sillwee Wobbert picture book series
Children Understand and Accept More about their Health!
Dream Publishing Co.
www.sillweewobbert.com
 

Speech/Hearing/Language Concerns:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Helpline
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
800-638-8255
(301) 897-5700 (voice)
(301) 897-0157 (tty)
(301) 571-0457 (fax)
E-mail: actioncenter@asha.org
Website: http://www.asha.org/

 

SSI/Disabled Children’s Program (DCP)

(ages 0-4)

1-800-232-1160

Visually Impaired Preschool Services

(ages birth through preschool)

(502) 636-3207

 

Social Security Administration 
Office of Public Inquires
Windsor Park Building
6401 Security Blvd
Baltimore,  MD  21235                                                                                    
1-800-772-1213                                                                                                         
TTY: 1-800-325-0778
www.ssa.gov
 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services
400 Maryland Ave, SW
Washington,  DC  20202
202-205-5465

www.ed.gov

 

National Sudden Infant Death Syndrome Resource Center
2070 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 450
Vienna, VA  22182 
(703) 821-8955 
Toll Free 866-866-7437
Fax: 703-821-2098
E-mail: sids@circlesolutions.com
Website: www.sidscenter.org

 

Supports for Community Living (SCL Waiver)
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/sclhmpg.asp?sub1|sub14
SCL Provider Listing
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/Provider%20List%206-14-05.pdf
SCL application
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/MAP%20620%20with%20form%20boxes1.pdf

Supported Living in Kentucky
University of Kentucky
126 Mineral Industries Building
Lexington, KY 40506
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/supportedliving.asp?sub1

STATE AGENCY FOR THE VISUALLY IMPAIRED                                           
Department for the Blind
209 St. Clair Street
P.O. Box 757
Frankfort, KY 40602-0757
502- 564-4754
Fax: 502-564-2951
E-mail: DeniseM.Placido@ky.gov
Web: http://kyblind.ky.gov

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DISABILITY ORGANIZATIONS & OTHER DISABILITY RELATED RESOURCES

A.B.L.E. DREAM T.E.A.M.

Toll-free 1-866-487-7462

Website: www.werable.org

 

The Center for An Accessible Society

www.accessiblesociety.org

Attention Deficit Disorder
To identify an ADD group in your state or locality, contact either:                              
*
 Children and Adults with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (CHADD)
   8181 Professional Place, Suite 150
   Landover, MD 20785
   (301) 306-7070
   (800) 233-4050 (Voice mail to request information packet)
   Fax: 301-306-7090
   E-mail: national@chadd.org
   Web:www.chadd.org                                                                                                      
National Attention Deficit Disorder Association (ADDA)
    PO Box 543
    Pottstown,  A  19464
    484-945-2101
    Fax: 610-970-7520
    E-mail: mail@add.org
    Web: www.add.org

Autism
To identify an autism group in your state, contact:
Autism Society of America
7910 Woodmont Avenue, Suite 300
Bethesda, MD 20814
(301) 657-0881; (800) 3-AUTISM
Web: www.autism-society.org

Center for the Study of Autism

Turning Point works with The Center For Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) who design and supervise each child's ABA therapy program. Turning Point is responsible for identifying, selecting and managing teams of therapists to implement the therapy designed specifically for your child. All therapy takes place in the child's most familiar environment, their home. When school shadowing services are needed, the therapists attend school with the client whether that is in a preschool setting or grade level setting.  502-899-9128  http://www.turningpoint1.org/index.html

Brain Injury:
Brain Injury Association of KY
4229 Bardstown Road, Suite 330
Louisville, KY 40218
(800) 592-1117 (in KY); (502) 493-0609
Fax: 502-499-8995
E-mail: info@biak.us
Web: www.braincenter.org

Brain Injury Association of America                                                                          
8201 Greensboro Drive Suite 611
McLean,  VA  22102
Phone: 703-761-0750; Family Helpline: 1-800-444-6443                                        
Web: http://www.biausa.org/Pages/home.html

The Center for an Accessible Society
2980 Beech St
San Diego, CA 92102
(619) 232-2727
(619) 234-3155 FAX
(619) 234-3130 TTY                                                                                           
Website: www.accessiblesociety.org  

Cerebral Palsy
United Cerebral Palsy of Eastern Kentucky
Diniaco Court, P.O. Box 413
Ashland, KY 41105-0413
(606) 324-1614                                                                      

Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
1331 H Street NW Suite 301
Washington,  DC  20005
202-783-2229
Fax: 202-783-8250
E-mail: info@c-c-d.org

Website: http://www.c-c-d.org/

 

National Council on Disability (NCD)
1331 F Street NW Suite 850
Washington,  DC  2004
202-272-2004
202-272-2074 (TTY)
Fax: 202-272-2022

E-mail: mquigley@ncd.gov

WebsiteL: http://www.ncd.gov/

 

Issues in Developmental Disabilities (I.I.D.D.)

http://wiscinfo.doit.wisc.edu/issues/

 

DisabilityInfo.gov The New Freedom Initiative's Online Resource for American's with Disabilities.

 

Disability Resources Monthly (DRM)

Guide to Disability Resources on the Internet

http://www.disabilityresources.org/

 

DISABILITY RIGHTS EDUCATION AND DEFENSE FUND
Main Office:
2212 Sixth Street
Berkeley, CA 94710
510.644.2555 V/TTY
510.841.8645 fax
E-mail: dredf@dredf.org

Website: www.dredf.org

 

Down Syndrome
Down Syndrome InfoSource, Inc.
P.O. Box 221316
Louisville, KY 40252-1316
(502) 412-3759; (888) 999-3759
E-mail: GTLowe@aol.com

 

Epilepsy Foundation of Kentuckiana
501 East Broadway, Suite 110
Louisville, KY 40202
Phone:  502.584.8817
Fax:  502.584.8940
Website:  www.efky.org 
Email:  dmcgrath@efky.org

 

ERIC (Clearinghouse on Disabilities and Gifted Education

www.eric.ed.gov

 

Council for Exceptional Children
1110 North Glebe Road Suite 300
Arlington,  VA  22201
703-620-3660
Fax: 703-264-9494
http://www.cec.sped.org

 

Family Voices National Office 
2340 Alamo SE Suite 102
Albuquerque, NM 87106
Phone: (505) 872-4774
Fax: (505) 872-4780
Toll-Free: 1-888-835-5669
E-mail: kidshealth@familyvoices.org
Website: www.familyvoices.org

 

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS)
900 17th Street NW Suite910
Washington, DC 20006
(202) 785-4585
(800) 66NOFAS
Fax: 202-466-6456
E-mail: information@nofas.org
Web: http://www.nofas.org

 

Hearing Loss Web is dedicated to people who have hearing loss, but are not members of the traditional Deaf community. This includes people who consider themselves to be hearing impaired, hard of hearing, late deafened, and oral deaf. We provide information on events, issues, medical topics, resources, and technology related to hearing loss. E-mail: larry@hearinglossweb.com

 

HUD (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development)-approved housing counseling agencies! HUD funds housing counseling agencies throughout the country who can give you advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, credit issues and reverse mortgages. Just contact the agency nearest to you at: HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies in KENTUCKY  , or call (800) 569-4287. Homeowners with problems that could result in default of their mortgage or foreclosure on their property need to contact a HUD-approved housing counseling agency immediately.  

 

Inclusion Research Institute
1010 Wisconsin Ave NW Suite 340
Washington, DC  20007
                                        
Telephone:202-338-7153                                                                                      
FAX :202-338-7216

E-mail: inclusion@inclusioninc.com

Website: www.inclusionresearch.org

 

Independent Living: disability resources & services

http://www.independentliving.org/

 

The Interdisciplinary Council on Developmental & Learning Disorders 

4938 Hampden Lane, Suite 800
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
(301) 656-2667
 http://www.icdl.com

 

Kentucky Cares

www.kycares.com

Learning Disabilities
Learning Disabilities Association of Kentucky, Inc.
2210 Goldsmith Lane, Suite 118
Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 473-1256
E-mail:
ldaofky@yahoo.com
Website: www.ldaofky.org

The National Center for Learning Disabilities
381 Park Avenue South, Suite 1401
New York, NY 10016
(212) 545-7510
(888) 575-7373 (Toll free info and referral)
Fax: 212-545-9665
 http://www.ncld.org

Coordinated Campaign for Learning Disabilities 1200 

New York Avenue, NW
Suite 300 
Washington, DC  20005-1754 
(888) 478-6463
http://www.ldonline.org

 
KY Partnership for Families and Children
1410 Versailles Road, #6
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 695-5366; (502) 695-3410
(800) 369-0533
Fax: 502-695-6829
E-mail: cwcecil@kypartnership.org
Website: www.kypartnership.org

 

Kentucky Yellow Pages for Kids with Disabilities (Wrightslaw)

The Kidz Club is a special and unique place for your medically fragile child.  Our mission is to provide the safest and most inclusive day treatment to infants and children.   Under your pediatrician’s order, your child will receive ongoing medical treatment, assessment/evaluation and supervision by registered and licensed nurses and others.  In coordination with a quality daycare center, your child will be included in a safe, educational and loving childcare experience that allows him or her to socialize and grow with all children.  This early integration speeds up your child’s progress educationally, socially and developmentally.  Your child will not only receive high quality medical care in an educationally enriched environment, he or she will also have FUN!  Medicaid, Passport and Commercial Insurance accepted.                                                                                                                       
Our 2 locations are:                                                                                               
Johnson’s 2 Quality Day Care                               Pumpkin Patch Day Care 
8010 Old Third Street Road                                   4140 Accomack Drive                 
Louisville, KY  40214                                               Louisville, KY  40241         

the Kidz Club
2100 Gardiner Lane, Suite 107
Louisville,  KY  40205    
For further information please contact us at (502) 458-5433 or by e-mail lee@kidzclub.cc.  Visit our website at www.thekidzclub.cc.

National Center for Latinos w Disabilities, Inc.

http://homepage.interaccess.com/~ncld/

 

The Council On Developmental Disabilities
1151 South 4th Street
Louisville, KY 40203
502 584 1239
www.councilondd.org
  
 

Mental Health
Mental Health Association of Kentucky
120 Sears Avenue, Suite 213
Louisville, KY 40207
(502) 893-0460; (888) 705-0463
E-mail: mhaky@mhaky.com
Web: www.mhaky.org

Mental Health Association of Northern KY
605 Madison Avenue
Covington, KY 41011
(606) 431-1077

Kentucky Mental Health Coalition
120 Sears Avenue, #213
Louisville, KY 40207
(502) 893-0460

Opportunities for Family Leadership (OFL)
Division of Mental Health
100 Fair Oaks Lane 4E-E
Frabkfort, KY
502-564-4456
TTY: 502-564-5777
Sue Smith ext. 4482
E-mail: Sue.Smith@ky.gov
Website: http://mhmr.ky.gov/mhsas/OFL.asp?sub76|sub75 

OFL  Family Liaisons

 

Mental Retardation
The Arc of Kentucky
833 East Main
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 875-5225; (800) 281-1272
E-mail: arcofky@aol.com

 

NeedyMeds is the place to learn about patient assistance programs and other programs designed to help those who can't afford their medicines.

NAMI Kentucky
10510 LaGrange Rd., Bldg. 103
Louisville, KY 40223
(502) 245-5284; (800) 257-5081
E-mail: namiky@nami.org
Web: http://ky.nami.org/
 

National Center for the Dissemination of Disability Research (NCDDR)
Southwest Educational Development Laboratory
211 East Seventh Street, Suite 400
Austin, Texas 78701-3281

(800) 266-1832 or (512) 476-6861

Fax: (512) 476-2286

E-mail: NCDDR@sedl.org

Website: http://www.ncddr.org

 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Parenting Special Needs

http://www.specialchildren.about.com

 

Project Participate
University of Colorado Health Science Center
4200 E. 9th Avenue, C 268-20
Denver, CO 80262
Phone: 303-315-2318  Fax: 303-315-5641
E-mail: info@projectparticipate.org

website: www.projectparticipate.org

 

Disability Radio Worldwide

http://www.independentliving.org/radio/index.html

 

Rehabilitation Research & Training Center on Workplace Supports

http://www.worksupport.com

 

Research Information on Independent Living (RIIL)

http://www.lsi.ukans.edu/rtcil/apps/riil/search.asp

 

The Sibling Support Project
The Arc of the United States

 6512 23rd Avenue NW, Suite 213

Seattle, WA 98117
phone: 206-297-6368

Website:  http://www.thearc.org/siblingsupport/

Shadow Buddies Foundation has published a resource book that educates children, K-6, about their peers with disabilities, illnesses, and medical conditions intended to bring about increased understanding and acceptance.
Shadow Buddies Foundation
10680 Barkley Suite 210
Overland Park, Kansas  66212
Phone: 913-642-4646 Fax: 913-642-4233
E-mail:  marty@shadowbuddies.com
Website: www.shadowbuddies.com

Speech and Hearing
KY Speech-Language-Hearing Association
366 Waller Avenue, Suite 113
Lexington, KY 40504
(606) 277-2446
E-mail: KSHAoffice@aol.com
Web: http://msumusik.mursuky.edu/ksha

Spina Bifida
Spina Bifida Association of Kentucky
982 Eastern Parkway, Box 18
Louisville, KY 40217
(502) 637-7363
Fax: 502-637-1010
E-mail: sbak@sbak.org
Web: www.sbak.org

Visual Impairments
American Foundation for the Blind-Midwest
401 North Michigan Ave., Suite 308
Chicago, IL 60611
(312) 245-9961
E-mail: chicago@afb.net
Web: www.afb.org

The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD/Youth)
 

National Center on Workforce and Disability/Adult
Institute for Community Inclusion
UMass Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125

1-888-886-9898 (voice/TTY)
E-mail: contact@onestops.info

Website:  www.onestops.info

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CULTURAL DIVERSITY

Information in Spanish on...

FIND of Louisville
101 Witherspoon
Louisville, KY  40202

(502) 587-6500
(502) 587-6570 FAX
E-mail:
smduverge@findoflouisville.org
Web Site:
www.findoflouisville.org

National Clearinghouse for Bilingual Education (NCBE)

The George Washington University
Center for the Study of Language & Education
2011 K Street NW, Suite 260
Washington, DC 20037

Phone (202) 467-0867; (800) 321-6223 
Fax (800) 531-9347; (202) 467-4283 

 

National Council of La Raza (NCLR)

1111 19th Street, N.W.
Suite 1000
Washington, DC 20036

(202) 785-1670  Phone
(202) 776-1794  Fax
www.nclr.org  Web

 

Office of Minority Health Resource Center (OMH-RC)

P.O. Box 37337
Washington, DC 20013-7337

(800) 444-6472; (301) 587-9704  Phone
(301) 589-0951  TTY
(301) 251-2160  Fax
info@omhrc.gov  E-mail
www.omhrc.gov  Web

Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS)
Early Childhood Research Institute
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
61 Children's Research Center
51 Gerty Drive
Champaign, IL 61820-7498
(800) 583-4135 (voice/tty)
(217) 244-7732
E-mail: clas@uiuc.edu
Website: 
http://www.clas.uiuc.edu/

Maternal and Child Health National Center for Cultural Competence
3307 M Street, NW
Suite 401
Washington, DC 20007 
(202) 687-8635
http://gucchd.georgetown.edu/nccc/

National Center for Latinos w Disabilities, Inc.

http://homepage.interaccess.com/~ncld/

Scholarships for Hispanics                                                                                            
The National Hispanic Press Foundation                                                                       
1085 National Press Building
Washington, DC 20045                                                                                            
202-662-7250                                                                                                                  
E-mail: hispanicscholars@aol.com or melania@nahp.org
Website: www.nahp.org

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

Information in Spanish http://www.nichcy.org/spanish.htm

 

 

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ZERO TO THREE - EARLY CHILDHOOD

First Steps: Kentucky’s

Early intervention System (ages 0-3)

1-800-442-0087

 

ZERO TO THREE: National Center for Infants, Toddlers and Families
2000 M St., NW, Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036
202-638-1144 (main)
202-638-0851 (fax)

www.zerotothree.org

 

KY COLLABORATIVE CENTER FOR LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

www.kentuckyliteracy.org

National Early Childhood Technical Assistance System (NECTAS)
500 Nations Bank Plaza 
137 East Franklin Street 
Chapel Hill, NC  27514-3628
(919) 962-2001
 http://www.nectas.unc.edu

Early Head Start/Head Start:
Early Head Start National Resource Center
2000 M St., NW, Suite 200
Washington, D.C. 20036
(202) 638-1144 
(202) 638-0851 (fax)
http://www.ehsnrc.org

Teaching Strategies Online: Early Childhood Education & The Creative Curriculum http://www.teachingstrategies.com

American Academy of Pediatrics
141 Northwest Point Boulevard
Elk Grove Village, IL  60007-1098 
(847) 434-4000
(847) 434-8000 (fax)
(800) 433-9016
 
E-mail: kidsdocs@aap.org

http://www.aap.org

Speech/Hearing/Language Concerns:
American Speech-Language-Hearing Association Helpline
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 897-5700 (voice)
(301) 897-0157 (tty)
(301) 571-0457 (fax)
(800) 638-8255
E-mail: actioncenter@asha.org
 http://www.asha.org/

Early Hearing Detection and Intervention:
National Center for Hearing Assessment and Management
Utah State University
Rockville, MD 20852
2880 Old Main Hill
Logan, Utah 84322
435-797-3584
mail@infanthearing.org
http://www.infanthearing.org/

PROGRAMS FOR CHILDREN WITH DISABILITIES:
AGES 3 THROUGH 5                                                                                          
Division of Extended Learning
Office of Learning Program Development
500 Mero Street, Capitol Plaza Tower, 17th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4770
502-564-4970 TTY
Toll Free: 800-533(KDE)-5372
E-mail: webmaster@kde.state.ky.us
Web: www.education.ky.gov

First Steps:
Infant and Toddler Program
PROGRAMS FOR INFANTS AND TODDLERS WITH DISABILITIES:
AGES BIRTH THROUGH 2                                                                                         
Department for Public Health/Division of Adult and Child Health Improvement/ First Steps 
275 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40621
(502) 564-3756

1-800-442-0087
http://www.chs.ky.gov/publichealth/firststeps%202004/

The Kentucky School for the Deaf: Early

Childhood Program (ages 0-6)

(606) 239-7017 (V/TDD)

 

Visually Impaired Preschool Services

(ages birth through preschool)

(502) 636-3207

 

The Kentucky School for the Blind

(ages preschool through grade 12)

(502) 897-1583

 

SSI/Disabled Children’s Program (DCP)

(ages 0-4)

1-800-232-1160

 

Social Security Administration

1-800-772-1213

TTY: 1-800-325-0778

www.ssa.gov

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE                                                                 
Kentucky Assistive Technology Service (KATS) Network
Charles McDowell Center
8412 Westport Rd.
Louisville, KY 40242
(800) 327-5287; (502) 327-0022
Fax: 502-327-9974
E-mail: KATSNet@iglou.com
Web: www.katsnet.org

KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION:
SPECIAL EDUCATION                                                                                              
Division of Exceptional Children's Services
Kentucky Department of Education
Capitol Plaza Tower, 8th Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

Kentucky Cares

www.kycares.com

 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services

www.ed.gov.offices/OSERS

 

Office of Special Education Programs

www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/OSEP/index.html

 

ERIC (Clearinghouse on Disabilities and Gifted Education

http://ericec.org/

 

The Kidz Club is a special and unique place for your medically fragile child.  Our mission is to provide the safest and most inclusive day treatment to infants and children.   Under your pediatrician’s order, your child will receive ongoing medical treatment, assessment/evaluation and supervision by registered and licensed nurses and others.  In coordination with a quality daycare center, your child will be included in a safe, educational and loving childcare experience that allows him or her to socialize and grow with all children.  This early integration speeds up your child’s progress educationally, socially and developmentally.  Your child will not only receive high quality medical care in an educationally enriched environment, he or she will also have FUN!  Medicaid, Passport and Commercial Insurance accepted.                                                                                                                       
Our locations are:                                                                                                   
Johnson’s 2 Quality Day Care                               Pumpkin Patch Day Care
8010 Old Third Street Road                                   4140 Accomack Drive                 
Louisville, KY  40214                                               Louisville, KY  40241             

For further information please contact us at (502) 458-5433 or visit our website at www.thekidzclub.cc.

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ELEMENTARY

KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION:
SPECIAL EDUCATION                                                                                              
Division of Exceptional Children's Services
Kentucky Department of Education
Capitol Plaza Tower, 8th Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE                                                                 
Kentucky Assistive Technology Service (KATS) Network
Charles McDowell Center
8412 Westport Rd.
Louisville, KY 40242
(800) 327-5287; (502) 327-0022
Fax: 502-327-9974
E-mail: KATSNet@iglou.com
Web: www.katsnet.org

KY COLLABORATIVE CENTER FOR

LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

www.kentuckyliteracy.org

 

Social Security Administration

1-800-772-1213

TTY: 1-800-325-0778

www.ssa.gov

 

The Kentucky School for the Deaf: Early

Childhood Program (ages 0-6)

(606) 239-7017 (V/TDD)

 

The Kentucky School for the Blind

(ages preschool through grade 12)

(502) 897-1583

 

Kentucky Cares

www.kycares.com

 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services

www.ed.gov.offices/OSERS

 

Office of Special Education Programs

www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/OSEP/index.html

 

ERIC (Clearinghouse on Disabilities and Gifted Education

http://ericec.org/

 

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TEEN

STATE DIVISION OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Department of Vocational Rehabilitation
Cabinet for Workforce Development
209 St. Clair
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4440
Fax: 502-564-6745
E-mail: WFD.VOCREHAB@ky.gov
http://www.ovr.ky.gov/

KY COLLABORATIVE CENTER FOR

LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

www.kentuckyliteracy.org

DIVISION OF SECONDARY VOCATIONAL EDUCATION
Special Vocational Programs
Capitol Plaza Tower, Room 2114, 500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3775
E-mail: dstratto@kde.state.ky.us
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

The Kentucky School for the Blind

(ages preschool through grade 12)

(502) 897-1583

KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION:
SPECIAL EDUCATION                                                                                              
Division of Exceptional Children's Services
Kentucky Department of Education
Capitol Plaza Tower, 8th Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE                                                                 
Kentucky Assistive Technology Service (KATS) Network
Charles McDowell Center
8412 Westport Rd.
Louisville, KY 40242
(800) 327-5287; (502) 327-0022
E-mail: KATSNet@iglou.com
Web: www.katsnet.org

Disability Central

Check out their on-line magazine for teens by teens:

DC @ctive Teen

www.disabilitycentral.com

 

Kentucky Cares

www.kycares.com

 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services

www.ed.gov.offices/OSERS

 

Office of Special Education Programs

www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/OSEP/index.html

 

Social Security Administration

1-800-772-1213

TTY: 1-800-325-0778

www.ssa.gov

 

ERIC (Clearinghouse on Disabilities and Gifted Education

http://ericec.org/

 

Rehabilitation Research & Training Center on Workplace Supports

http://www.worksupport.com

 

Research Information on Independent Living (RIIL)

http://www.lsi.ukans.edu/rtcil/apps/riil/search.asp

 

Independent Living: disability resources & services

http://www.independantliving.org

 

Center for Accessible Living:
*  Louisville, KY
   305 W. Broadway, Suite 200
   Louisville KY. 40202

   Voice: (502)589-6620
   TTY:  (502)589-6690
   Fax:    (502)589-3980
Murray, KY
   1304-U Chestnut Street
    Dixieland Shopping Center
    Murray, KY 42071
    Voice: (270)753-7676
    888-261-6194
    TDD & Fax: (270)753-7729
    Website: www.calky.org
 

Supports for Community Living (SCL Waiver)
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/sclhmpg.asp?sub1|sub14
SCL Provider Listing
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/Provider%20List%206-14-05.pdf
SCL application
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/MAP%20620%20with%20form%20boxes1.pdf

Supported Living in Kentucky
University of Kentucky
126 Mineral Industries Building
Lexington, KY 40506
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/supportedliving.asp?sub1

National Center for Learning Disabilities has included web sites for teens with learning disabilities, “LD News:  News You Can Use.”   To subscribe to their newsletter click: “LD News:  News You Can Use.”

 

The National Collaborative on Workforce and Disability for Youth (NCWD/Youth)

 

GEDonline is the first continuing adult education website dedicated to helping you prepare online for the GED High School Equivalency Diploma Test.

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POST SECONDARY

STATE DIVISION OF VOCATIONAL REHABILITATION
Department of Vocational Rehabilitation
Cabinet for Workforce Development
209 St. Clair
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4440
E-mail: WFD.VOCREHAB@ky.gov
http://www.ovr.ky.gov/

KY COLLABORATIVE CENTER FOR

LITERACY DEVELOPMENT

www.kentuckyliteracy.org

DIVISION OF SECONDARY VOCATIONAL EDUCATION                             
Special Vocational Programs
Capitol Plaza Tower, Room 2114, 500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-3775
E-mail: dstratto@kde.state.ky.us
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

KENTUCKY DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION:
SPECIAL EDUCATION                                                                                              
Division of Exceptional Children's Services
Kentucky Department of Education
Capitol Plaza Tower, 8th Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4970
Web: www.kde.state.ky.us

TECHNOLOGY-RELATED ASSISTANCE                                                                 
Kentucky Assistive Technology Service (KATS) Network
Charles McDowell Center
8412 Westport Rd.
Louisville, KY 40242
(800) 327-5287; (502) 327-0022
E-mail: KATSNet@iglou.com
Web: www.katsnet.org

Social Security Administration

1-800-772-1213

TTY: 1-800-325-0778

www.ssa.gov

 

Kentucky Cares

www.kycares.com

 

NICHCY (The National Information Center
for Children and Youth with Disabilities)

P.O. Box 1492
Washington, DC 20013
1-800-695-0285
Fax: 202-884-8441

e-mail: nichcy@aed.org
www.nichcy.org

 

Office of Special Education & Rehabilitative Services

www.ed.gov.offices/OSERS

 

Office of Special Education Programs

www.ed.gov/offices/OSERS/OSEP/index.html

 

ERIC (Clearinghouse on Disabilities and Gifted Education

http://ericec.org/

 

Rehabilitation Research & Training Center on Workplace Supports

http://www.worksupport.com

 

Research Information on Independent Living (RIIL)

http://www.lsi.ukans.edu/rtcil/apps/riil/search.asp

 

Independent Living: disability resources & services

http://www.independantliving.org

 

Center for Accessible Living:
*  Louisville, KY
   305 W. Broadway, Suite 200
   Louisville KY. 40202

   Voice: (502)589-6620
   TTY:  (502)589-6690
   Fax:    (502)589-3980
Murray, KY
   1304-U Chestnut Street
    Dixieland Shopping Center
    Murray, KY 42071
    Voice: (270)753-7676
    888-261-6194
    TDD & Fax: (270)753-7729
    Website: www.calky.org
 

Supports for Community Living (SCL Waiver)
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/sclhmpg.asp?sub1|sub14
SCL Provider Listing
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/Provider%20List%206-14-05.pdf
SCL application
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/files/MAP%20620%20with%20form%20boxes1.pdf

Supported Living in Kentucky
University of Kentucky
126 Mineral Industries Building
Lexington, KY 40506
http://mhmr.ky.gov/mr/supportedliving.asp?sub1
 

National Center on Workforce and Disability/Adult
Institute for Community Inclusion
UMass Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd.
Boston, MA 02125

1-888-886-9898 (voice/TTY)
E-mail: contact@onestops.info

Website:  www.onestops.info

 

Scholarships for Hispanics                                                                                            
The National Hispanic Press Foundation
Eddie Escobedo, Sr. Chairman of the Board
Thomas Oliver, Executive Director                                                                            
941 National Press Building
Washington, DC 20045                                                                                            
202-662-7250                                                                                                                  
E-mail: hispanicscholars@aol.com or tomoliver@nahponline.org
Website: www.nahponline.org

 

ENTRY POINT! is a program of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) offering Outstanding Internship Opportunities for Students with Disabilities in Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, and some fields of Business.                                                                    
AAAS Project on Science, Technology & Disability                       
1200 New York Avenue, NW                                        
Washington DC, 20005-3920                                                   
Phone (202) 326-6649 (Voice/TDD) Fax (202) 371-9849

Scholarships Available for Female Graduate Students With Disabilities  The Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation was founded in 1994 to "Change the Face of Disability on the Planet." The foundation offers scholarships to women with disabilities who are currently pursuing graduate degrees.

Fellowships Available for People With Disabilities in the International Exchange Field  The National Clearinghouse on Disability and Exchange and the American Association of People with Disabilities have announced the Exchange Pioneers Fellowships, a program is designed to provide opportunities for people with disabilities to gain experience in the international exchange field and for exchange organizations to become familiar with disability perspectives.

Mitsubishi Foundation Offers Funding for Technology to Help Youth with Disabilities  The Mitsubishi Electric America (MEA) Foundation is dedicated to helping young people with disabilities, through technology, to maximize their potential and fully participate in society.

NEC Foundation of America to Focus Exclusively on Technology for People with Disabilities The NEC Foundation of America has announced that, beginning this year, its sole focus will be on technology for people with disabilities.

HUD (U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development)-approved housing counseling agencies! HUD funds housing counseling agencies throughout the country who can give you advice on buying a home, renting, defaults, foreclosures, credit issues and reverse mortgages. Just contact the agency nearest to you at: HUD Approved Housing Counseling Agencies in KENTUCKY  , or call (800) 569-4287. Homeowners with problems that could result in default of their mortgage or foreclosure on their property need to contact a HUD-approved housing counseling agency immediately.

Adult Education Centers 

GED

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STATE REPRESENTATIVES

KY SENATE MEMBERS

KY House of Representatives Members

Kentucky's GOVERNOR
 

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COMMISSION FOR CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL HEALTH CARE 

NEEDS REGIONAL OFFICES

  Regional offices                    Counties

Ashland
5850 US 60, Summit Plaza
Ashland, KY 41102
(606) 929-9155
(800) 650-1329
Fax: (606) 929-9833

Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Floyd,
Greenup, Lawrence, Magoffin

Barbourville
110 Johnson Lane,
Barbourville, KY 40906
(606) 546-5109
(800) 348-4279
Fax: (606) 546-4199

Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson,
Laurel, Rockcastle, Knox, Whitley

Bowling Green
495 Three Springs Road
Bowling Green, KY 42104
(270) 746-7816
(800) 843-5877
Fax: (270) 746-7877

Allen, Barren, Butler, Christian,
Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe,
Monroe, Simpson, Todd, Warren

Elizabethtown
580 B Westport Road
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-6982
(800) 995-6982
Fax: (270) 769-5121

Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin,
Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson,
Washington

Hazard
68 Independence Drive
Hazard, KY 41701
(606) 435-6167
(800) 378-3357
Fax: (606) 435-6164

Breathitt, Knott, Lee, Leslie,
Letcher, Owsley, Perry, Wolfe

Lexington
333 Waller Ave., Suite 300
Lexington, KY 40504
(859) 252-3170
(800) 817-3874
Fax: (859) 225-7155

Anderson, Bourbon, Boone, Boyle,
Clark, Estill, Fayette, Franklin,
Garrard, Grant, Harrison,
Jessamine, Kenton, Lincoln,
Madison, Mercer, Nicholas,
Powell, Scott, Woodford

Louisville (Central Office)
310 Whittington Parkway
Louisville, KY 40222
(502) 429-4430
(800) 232-1160
Fax: (502) 429-4489

Bullitt, Carroll, Gallatin, Henry,
Jefferson, Oldham, Owen,
Shelby, Spencer, Trimble, 
(and statewide)

Morehead
214 W. First St.
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 783-8610
(800) 928-3049
Fax: (606) 783-8612

Bath, Bracken, Campbell,
Fleming, Lewis, Mason, Menifee,
Morgan, Montgomery, Pendleton,
Robertson, Rowan

Owensboro
1600 Breckenridge St.,
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 687-7038
(877) 687-7038
Fax: (270) 687-7040

Daviess, Hancock, Henderson,
Hopkins, McLean, Muhlenberg,
Ohio, Union, Webster

Paducah
400 Park Ave., Bldg. D
Paducah, KY 42001
(270) 443-3651
(800) 443-3651
Fax: (270) 441-7119

Ballard, Caldwell, Calloway, Carlisle,
Crittenden, Fulton, Graves, Hickman,
Livingston, Lyon, Marshall,
McCracken, Trigg

Prestonsburg
5000 KY Route 321,
Prestonsburg, KY 41653
(606) 889-1761
(800) 594-7058
Fax: (606) 889-1766

Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin,
Martin, Pike

Somerset
Professional Plaza
401 Bogle St., Suite 104
Somerset, KY 42503
(606) 678-4454
(800) 525-4279
Fax: (606) 679-5599

Adair, Casey, Clinton,
Cumberland, Green, McCreary,
Pulaski, Russell, Taylor, Wayne

 

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FIRST STEPS (0-2 years of age)
Anyone can refer a child for First Steps services by calling (800) 442-0087.
Referrals are directed to teams at the district Point of Entry offices (found on the "Staff" tab at left of this page) that help children and families access needed services. Services are available to any child and family who meet developmental eligibility criteria, regardless of income. A family's participation in First Steps services is always voluntary.
Central Office Toll-Free Telephone
Central office has set up a toll-free telephone number and a dedicated e-mail account to assist points of entry, service coordinators, providers, parents and other stakeholders in accessing central office staff. 
Toll-free number - 1-877-41STEPS or 877-417-8377
E-mail: chfs.firststeps@ky.gov
Website:  http://chfs.ky.gov/dph/firstSteps/
Point of Entry Manager Listing


 

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KENTUCKY’S PARENT RESOURCE CENTERS DIRECTORY

Berea RTC/PRC

P.O. Box 159
116 Jane Street
Berea, KY 40403
859-986-1929

800-343-2959   

Linda Comley lcomley@berea.k12.ky.us
 
Fayette County Parent Resource Center
Fayette County Public Schools
701 E. Main Street, Annex Room #302
Lexington, KY 40502
Phone: 859-381-4229 Fax: 859-381-4225 
Parent Coordinators: Stella Smith - stella.smith@fayette.kyschools.us
Anita Jones - anita.jones@fayette.kyschools.us
Website: www.fcps.net/prc
                
 
Franklin County PRC
Hearn Elementary School
300 Copperleaf Blvd.
Frankfort, KY  40601

502-352-2425

Hopkins County PRC
127 West Broadway
Madisonville, KY 42431
270-825-1981

Collen Wiles  cwiles@hopkins.k12.ky.us

Jefferson County PRC
P.O. Box 34020
Van Hoose Ed Center 4th

Louisville, KY 40232-4020
502-485-3562
502-485-3346
502-485-3807

Mary Brauner  mbraune1@vhc2.jefferson.k12.ky.us
Marsha Wiseman  mwisem33@jefferson.k12.ky.us
Debora Campbell  dcampbe2@jefferson.k12.ky.us

Jessamine County PRC
2101 Wilmore Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356
859-887-2421 ext 3728

Vickie Shearer  vshearer@jessamine.k12.ky.us

Kentucky School for The Blind PRC
1867 Frankfort Ave
Louisville, KY 40206
502-897-1583

Mitch Dahmke  mdahmke@ksb.k12.ky.us
Patty Dllg

Kentucky School for the Deaf PRC

P.O. Box 27

South Second St

Danville, KY 40423

859-239-7017 ext 6722 / 6732

Linda Cannon

Jackie Day


Magoffin County PRC

P.O. Box 109

Gardner Trail

Salyersville, KY 41465

606-349-6117

Website

Debbie Swiney     dswiney@magoffin.k12.ky.us                

                

Simpson County PRC
P.O. Box 467
Franklin, KY 42701
270-586-2008

       

Upper Cumberland Coop PRC
116 North 4th Street
Williamsburg, KY 40769
606-549-7001 ext 4411 / 4412

www.ucsec.org

Deborah Lawson  dlawson@msmail.whitley.k12.ky.us

Ginger Brashear

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KY Department of Education Special Education Cooperative Network

 

Contact Information: 
Big East Educational Cooperative
KEDC
904 W. Rose Road
Ashland, KY 41102
606 928-0205, ext. 216
606 928-3785

 

Region 1

West Kentucky Educational Cooperative  http://www.wkec.org/

Judy Adams, Director of Special Education  jadams@wkec.coop.k12.ky.us

420 Wells Hall

Murray State University

Murray, KY  42071

Phone (270) 762-3962

 

Region 2

Caveland Educational Support Center  http://www.grrec.coop.k12.ky.us/caveland.htm

Pam Coe, Director  pcoe@grrec.coop.k12.ky.us

102 Jones Jaggers Hall

Western Kentucky University

Bowling Green, KY 42101
Phone (270) 745-5363

 

River Region Cooperative  http://www.owensboro.k12.ky.us/rrc/

Lesa Hibbs, Director  lhibbs@owensboro.k12.ky.us

1300 Booth Avenue

Owensboro, KY  42301

Phone (270) 686-3923

 

Region 3

Jefferson County Exceptional Child Education Services  http://www.jefferson.k12.ky.us/

Dr. Sharon W. Davis, Director of Special Education  sdavis1@jefferson.k12.ky.us

P.O. Box 34020

Louisville, KY  40232

Phone (502) 485-8500

 

Region 4

Exceptional Children Services  http://www.ovec.org/

Carrie Bearden, Director  cbearden@ovec.coop.k12.ky.us

P.O. Box 1249

Shelbyville, KY  40066

Phone (502) 647-3533

 

Northern Kentucky Cooperative for Educational Services  http://www.nkces.coop.k12.ky.us/

Marinell Kephart, Director  mkephart@nkces.coop.k12.ky.us

504 Johns Hill Road

Highland Heights, KY  41099

Phone (859) 442-3510

 

Region 5

Central Kentucky Special Education Cooperative  http://www.uky.edu/Education/cksechead.html

Clatis Walker, Director   cwalk2@pop.uky.edu

43 Dickey Hall

University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY  40506

Phone (859) 257-3244

 

Region 6

Upper Cumberland Special Education Cooperative  http://www.uppercumberland.20m.com/

Ginger Brashear, Director  gbrashear@whitley.k12.ky.us

Whitley County BOE

116 N Fourth

Williamsburg, KY  40769

Phone (606) 549-7000

 

Wilderness Trail Special Education Cooperative  http://www.madison.k12.ky.us/wt/

Connie Cundiff, Director   CCundiff@madison.k12.ky.us 

707 North 2nd. Street

Richmond, KY  40475

Phone (606) 624-4580

 

Region 7

Big East Educational Cooperative   http://www.kedc.coop.k12.ky.us/

Jill Griffiths, Director   jgriffiths@kedc.coop.k12.ky.us

904 West Rose Road

Ashland, KY  41102

Phone (606) 928-0205

 

Region 8

Kentucky Valley Educational Cooperative  http://www.kentuckyvalley.org/

Laverne Watson, Director  lwatson@hazard.k12.ky.us

325 Broadway

Hazard, KY  41701

Phone (606) 439-2311

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REGIONAL COMMUNITY MENTAL HEALTH CENTERS

(Regions are divided by counties)

 

REGION 1 PURCHASE
Counties: BALLARD, CALLOWAY, CARLISLE, FULTON, GRAVES, LIVINGSTON, MCCRACKEN,
MARSHALL, HICKMAN
FOUR RIVERS BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 270-442-9767
1526 LONE OAK RD. PADUCAH, KY 42003
Children Service Coordinator: KAREN GRANGER

REGION 2 PENNYRILE
Counties: CALDWELL, CHRISTIAN, CRITTENDEN, HOPKINS, LYON, MUHLENBURG, TODD, TRIGG
PENNYROYAL MH CENTER 270-886-5163
725 NORTH DRIVE HOPKINSVILLE, KY 42240
Children Service Coordinator: DR. STEVE GLASSCOCK

REGION 3 GREEN RIVER
Counties: DAVIESS, HANCOCK, HENDERSON, MCLEAN, OHIO, UNION, WEBSTER
RIVER VALLEY BEHAVIORAL HEALTH 270-689-6500
1100 WALNUT STREET OWENSBORO, KY 42303
Children Service Coordinator: PAULA MCCAGHREN

REGION 4 BARREN RIVER
Counties: ALLEN, BARREN, BUTLER, EDMONSON, HART, LOGAN, METCALFE, MONROE, SIMPSON,
WARREN
LIFESKILLS, INC. 270-901-5000
P O BOX 6499 BOWLING GREEN, KY 42102
Children Service Coordinator: JOHN SIVLEY

REGION 5 LINCOLN TRAIL
Counties: BRECKINRIDGE, GRAYSON, HARDIN, LARUE, MARION, MEADE, NELSON, WASHINGTON
COMMUNICARE 270-360-0419
100 GRAY STREET ELIZABETHTOWN, KY 42701
Children Service Coordinator: GWEN CARTER

REGION 6J JEFFERSON
Counties: JEFFERSON
SEVEN COUNTIES SERVICES 502-587-8833
914 E BROADWAY STE 206 LOUISVILLE, KY 40204
Children Service Coordinator: EMILY HUTCHINSON

REGION 6S SALT RIVER
Counties: BULLITT, HENRY, OLDHAM, SHELBY, SPENCER, TRIMBLE
SEVEN COUNTIES SERVICES 502-955-6447
P O BOX 690 SHEPHERDSVILLE, KY 40165-0690
Children Service Coordinator: LAURA FITZGIBBONS

REGION 7 NORTHERN KENTUCKY
Counties: BOONE, CAMPBELL, CARROLL, GALLATIN, GRANT, KENTON, OWEN, PENDLETON
NORTHERN KENTUCKY COMMUNITY CARE, INC. 859-282-6585
7459 BURLINGTON PK FLORENCE, KY 41042
Children Service Coordinator: MICHAEL DOWNER

REGION 8 BUFFALO TRACE
Counties: BRACKEN, FLEMING, LEWIS, MASON, ROBERTSON
COMPREHEND, INC. 606-564-4016
611 FOREST AVENUE MAYSVILLE, KY 41056
Children Service Coordinator: GOLDIE WILLIAMS

REGION 9 GATEWAY
Counties: ROWAN, BATH, MONTGOMERY, MENIFEE, MORGAN
PATHWAYS, INC. 606-324-3005
P O BOX 790 ASHLAND, KY 41105-0790
Children Service Coordinator: JOHN FISHER

REGION 10 FIVCO
Counties: GREENUP, CARTER, BOYD, ELLIOTT, LAWRENCE
PATHWAYS, INC. 606-324-3005
P. O. BOX 790 ASHLAND, KENTUCKY 41105-0790
Children Service Coordinator: JOHN FISHER

REGION 11 BIG SANDY
Counties: FLOYD, JOHNSON, MAGOFFIN, MARTIN, PIKE
MOUNTAIN COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTER 606-886-8572
104 S. FRONT AVENUE PRESTONSBURG, KENTUCKY 41653
Children Service Coordinator: MARGARET BANKS

REGION 12 KENTUCKY RIVER
Counties: BREATHITT, KNOTT, LEE, LESLIE, LETCHER, OWSLEY, PERRY, WOLFE
KENTUCKY RIVER COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTER 606-666-9006
P. O. BOX 794 JACKSON, KENTUCKY 41339
Children Service Coordinator: KARI COLLINS

REGION 13 CUMBERLAND VALLEY
Counties: BELL, CLAY, HARLAN, JACKSON, KNOX, LAUREL, ROCKCASTLE, WHITLEY
CUMBERLAND RIVER COMPREHENSIVE CARE CENTER 606-528-7010
AMERICAN GREETING CARD ROAD CORBIN, KENTUCKY 40701
P. O. BOX 568
Children Service Coordinator: JILL WEST

REGION 14 LAKE CUMBERLAND
Counties: ADAIR, CASEY, CLINTON, CUMBERLAND, GREEN, MCCREARY, PULASKI, RUSSELL,
TAYLOR, WAYNE
THE ADANTA GROUP 606-678-2768
113 HARDIN LANE SOMERSET, KENTUCKY 42503
Children Service Coordinator: SANDY RENFRO

REGION 15 BLUEGRASS
Counties: ANDERSON, BOURBON, BOYLE, CLARKE, ESTILL, FAYETTE, FRANKLIN, GARRARD,
HARRISON, JESSAMINE, LINCOLN, MADISON, MERCER, NICHOLAS, POWELL, SCOTT, WOODFORD
BLUEGRASS REGL. MH/MR BOARD INC. 859-253-1686 X 538
PO BOX 11428 LEXINGTON, KY 40575
Children Service Coordinator: STEPHEN APPLEGATE

 

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SUPPORTED LIVING (SL) REGIONAL DIRECTORY

(Regions are divided by counties)

Region I – Four Rivers

Region II – Pennyroyal

(Ballard, Callaway, Carlisle, Fulton

(Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden,

Graves, Hickman, Livingston,

Hopkins, Lyon, Muhlenberg, Todd,

McCracken, Marshall )

Trigg )

WENDY BROOKS

MARGIE JOHNSON

2850 Adams Street

PO Box 614

Paducah KY 42001

Hopkinsville, KY 42241

Phone: (270) 442-5088

Phone: (270) 885-1601

E-Mail: wbrooks@wkrmhmr.com

E-mail: mjohnson@pennyroyalcenter.com

Region III – River Valley

Region IV – Lifeskills

(Daviess, Hancock, Henderson,

(Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson,

McLean, Ohio, Union, Webster )

Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Monroe,

ANNE LARIMORE 1100 Walnut Street

Simpson, Warren )

PO Box 1637

DAVID WHEELER PO Box 6499

Owensboro KY 42302

Bowling Green KY 42102-6499

Phone: (270) 689-6500

Phone: (270) 901-5000 x 1211

E-Mail: annelarimore@rvbh.com

E-mail: dwheeler@lifeskills.com

Region V – Communicare

Region VI - Seven Counties

(Breckenridge, Grayson, Hardin, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson, Washington)

(Bullitt, Henry, Jefferson, Oldham Shelby, Spencer, Trimble)

LAURA UREY  320 Ring Rd.

BECCA KRALL 3717 Taylorsville Rd Louisville KY 40220

Elizabethtown KY 42701

Phone: (502) 459-8221

Phone: (270) 769-3377

E-mail: bkrall@sevencounties.org

E-mail: lurey@lifeskills.com

Region VII – North Key

Region VIII – Comprehend

(Boone, Campbell, Carroll,

(Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason,

Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Owen,

Robertson )

Pendleton )

CATHY HUGHES

SHELLEY CROWLEY

741 Kenton Station Rd

1201 S. Ft. Thomas Ave.

Maysville KY 41056

Ft. Thomas KY 41075-2421

Phone: (606) 759-7161

Phone: (859) 781-5586

E-mail: mrdd@comprehend.com

E-mail: scrowley@northkey.org

Region X - Pathways

Region XI - Mountain

(Boyd, Carter, Elliot, Greenup,

(Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin,

Lawrence, Bath, Minifee,

Martin, Pike)

Montgomery, Morgan, Rowan)

BRENDA McKENZIE 104 South Front St.

PAT RHODES  PO Box 790

Prestonsburg KY 41653

Ashland KY 41105-0790

Phone: (606) 886-4363

Phone: (606) 329-8588 x 4072

E-mail: bmckenzie@mtcomp.org

E-mail: prhodes@pathways-ky.org

Region XII – Kentucky River

Region XIII – Cumberland River

(Breathitt, Knott, Lee, Leslie,

(Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson, Knott,

Letcher, Owsley, Perry, Wolfe)

Laurel, Rockcastle, Whitley)

JEFFREY ROARK 115 Rockwood Lane

 KIMBERLY WAKE

Hazard KY 41701

PO Box 568

Phone: (606) 436-5761 x255

Corbin KY 40702

E-mail: krccjroark@mail.com

Phone: (606) 528-7010

Region XIV – Adanta

Region XV – Bluegrass

(Adair, Casey, Clinton,

(Anderson, Bourbon, Boyle, Clark,

Cumberland,

Estill, Fayette, Franklin, Garrard,

Green, McCreary, Pulaski, Russell

Harrison, Jessamine, Lincoln

Taylor, Wayne)

Madison, Mercer, Nicholas.

LISA HANDY 259 Parker’s Mill Rd.

Powell, Scott, Woodford)

Somerset KY 42501

KEITH BROCKMAN  3161 Custer Dr.

Phone: (606) 679-4782 x 227

Lexington KY 40517

Phone: (859) 272-7483 x 246

E-mail: kebrockman@bluegrass.org

State Supported Living

Coordinator

VONDAH VANDERHORST

100 Fairoaks Lane. 4E-E

Frankfort KY 40621-0001

Phone: (502) 564-7702

E-mail: vondah.Vanderhorst@ky.gov

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