Resources

The list below represents a short list of the resources available in and around the Gateway Health District. We are currently expanding this list to include resources in the Kentucky River District and will be posting those soon. You can download a longer list organized by county here.

Health Services

Domestic Violence

Narcotics Anonymous

Housing

Employment and Education

  • Morehead State University Adult Learning Center
    • GED tutoring, college entrance exam preparation, Commonwealth Education Opportunities Counselor onsite, connections to community resources
  • Kentucky Career Center
    • Offer labor market info, assessments, skills upgrade, training, building portfolio, partner services, career counseling, job matching.
  • KY Career Center JobSite
    • Offer labor market info, assessments, skill upgrade, training, building portfolio, partner services, career counseling, job marketing
    • Address: 28B Bible Camp Lane, Frenchburg, KY 40322
    • Phone number: (606) 768-3352
  • Kentucky Adult Education Center
    • Adult education, GED preparation, family literacy, ESL, workforce education, reading instruction
  • Bath County Memorial Library
    • Free internet, year-round programming, driver resources, job search, and resume help
  • County Libraries
    • Free internet, year-round programming, driver resources, job search, and resume help

Social Assistance

  • Chrysalis House
    • Provides long-term residential substance abuse treatment and specialized support services for women.
  • Christian Community Center
    • Offers food, clothing, household items. Operates a thrift store and food pantry.
    • Address: 4068 Main Street, Sandy Hook, KY 41171
    • Phone number: (606) 738-4095
  • Community Action Kentucky
    • Provide employment services; education services; financial and asset building; transportation services; housing services; energy assistance; and nutrition services.
  • Christian Social Services
    • Information, referrals, food, clothing for persons in crisis. Food boxes and help with rent and utilities for qualifying persons. Thrift shop open each week day selling clothing and household goods.
    • Address: 256 Court Street, West Liberty, KY 41472
    • Phone number: (606) 743-4132
  • DCBS Division of Protection and Permanency
    • Social service workers, adult/child protection services, referrals for food/clothing for the needy. Foster care, adoptions and juvenile services.
  • Sarah’s Place
    • Assist with emergency services (basic needs to legal resources), Certified Nurse’s Aid classes, Parent College Program, Circle of Hope, CPR and First Aid classes, infant care program (6 weeks to 23 months old), preschool for kids 2-4 years old, after school summer program for kids up to 10 years old.
  • Food Pantries
    • Offers free food baskets to area families and individuals in need
  • St. Vincent Mission
    • Provide emergency needs, food, secondhand clothing, and housing
  • Gateway Feeding Programs
    • Information, referrals, food, clothing for persons in crisis. Food boxes and help with rent and utilities for qualifying persons. Thrift Shop open each week day selling clothing and household goods.
  • Gateway Helping Hands
    • Food distribution, community outreach, thrift store

Legal Assistance