Recovery Resources

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Education

College for Technical Education: 859-272-5225
Kentucky Career Center: 859-233-5940

Employment

Community Action Council: 859-233-4600

Community Action Council offers Economic and Workforce Development Programs designed to help people with low income improve their financial literacy, build their personal and household savings, and access all available.

Kentucky Career Center: 859-233-5940

Kentucky Career Center offers a variety of employment services.

Medical / Dental

The Refuge Clinic: 859-225-4325
The Refuge Clinic offers comprehensive primary medical care, oral surgery, eye care, gynecological care, psychiatric care, and counseling to both the uninsured and underinsured in our communities.

Lexington-Fayette County Health Department: 859-288-2483
Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s Public Health Clinic offers family planning services, services for sexually transmitted infections and HIV, and WIC Program services.

Mission Lexington: 859-272-0219
Mission Lexington offers medical, dental, eye, and pharmacy services.

Bluegrass.org 24-hour Help Line: 800-928-8000
Bluegrass.org offers services for mental health, substance use, intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD), and deaf and hard hearing. There are many options for out-patient services for adults and children as well as crisis assistance.

Surgery on Sunday: 859-246-0046
Surgery on Sunday provides medically necessary outpatient surgeries with referral from a primary physician. Common surgeries include gallbladder removal, hernia repair, tonsillectomies, gynecological, orthopedics (ACL repair, rotator cuff repair, carpal tunnel release, etc.) circumcisions, urology, mass excision, ophthalmology - cataracts, and colonoscopies, and more.

University of Kentucky Dental School: 859-323- 3368
In the DMD Student Dentist Clinics, patients are treated by UK College of Dentistry students under the supervision of UK College of Dentistry faculty dentists. Services include general dentistry, crowns, bridges, dentures, implants, and urgent care for immediate care due to pain or swelling.

Bluegrass Community Health Center: 859-263-2507
The Bluegrass Community Health Center offers a variety of services including family planning, preventative and primary health care, psychiatric services, vaccinations, and more. Visit their website for a more complete list of services.

Hope Center: 859-252-7881
The Dr. Gorden Hyde Hope Clinic offers health treatment and education services.

Nathaniel Mission: 859-255-0062
The Nathaniel Mission’s clinics focus on vision, podiatry, and diabetes support. Call the office for more information and to schedule appointments.

University of Kentucky Salvation Army Clinic: 859-488-1223
The Salvation Army Clinic provides free primary care as well as smoking cessation, nutrition, and pediatric services.

Partnership for Prescription Assistance
The Partnership for Prescription Assistance helps qualifying patients without prescription drug coverage get the medicines they need for free or nearly free.

Legal

Legal Aid of the Bluegrass: 859-431-8200
Legal Aid of the Bluegrass offers legal support in the areas of family, housing, improving family income, benefits, health and safety, and services for veterans, nursing home residents, and immigrant victims of violence.

Financial Literacy

Adult and Tenant Services: 859-300-5300
Helps Lexington residents with immediate financial needs related to safe housing and other human services. Services include case management, financial assistance, and other resources.

Smoking Cessation

Kentucky Cancer Link
Office: 859-309-1700
Toll-Free: 877-597-4655
Phone Counseling: 800-QUIT-NOW
Offers services to Kentuckians who are having trouble obtaining cancer screenings or need support through a diagnosis of cancer.

Food

God’s Pantry: 859-255-6592

Victims of Violence

Greenhouse17 24-Hour Crisis Line: 800-544-2022
GreenHouse 17 is an advocacy agency committed to ending intimate partner abuse in families and the community. Crisis counselors are available to help people harmed by intimate partner abuse any time of the day, every day of the year.

The Nest: 859-259-1974
The Nest provides a safe place for education, counseling, and support to children and families in crisis. Programs focus on the prevention of physical and sexual abuse, neglect of children, and the stabilization of the family unit.

Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center
24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 800-656-4673
Local Crisis Line: 859-253-2511
The Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center (BRCC) is made up of people with diverse backgrounds, skills, and philosophies who are united by a commitment to end sexual violence.