Resources

The list below represents a short list of the resources available in and around the Gateway Health District and KY River District. You can download a longer list organized by Gateway Health District counties here.

Health Services

  • Patient Review Network
    • Search tool that provides information about Buprenorphine physicians, health care centers, mental health services, naloxone, substance abuse services, and syringe exchange programs in Kentucky
  • Find Help Now KY
    • Search tool that provides information about options for substance abuse treatment and recovery with real-time information about available space in programs 
  • Gateway County Health Department
    • Full range of preventative and therapeutic healthcare services, WIC services
  • Community Family Clinic
    • Full range of preventative and therapeutic healthcare services, Suboxone treatment
  • Nalaxone/Narcan Locations
  • Pathways, Inc.
    • Mental health, substance abuse counseling and treatment, crisis intervention
  • St. Claire Behavioral Health Services
  • SelfRefind
  • Substance Use and Mental Health Treatment Locator Tool
  • Substance Use Treatment Resources
  • Operation UNITE Treatment Referral Line
  • Recovery Kentucky
  • Morehead Inspiration Center
    • Providing long-term in-patient substance abuse treatment for males. AA meetings provided to the public everyday at 12:00PM.
  • Hope Pregnancy Center
    • Pregnancy tests, limited obstetric ultrasounds, parenting classes, options counseling, medical referrals, community referrals, mental health counseling referrals, abortion education, men to men mentoring, 24-hour Helpline
  • People’s Clinic
    • Free medical care for those with no insurance and income eligible.
  • VA Clinic
    • Health services for veterans living in Morehead and surrounding counties.
  • Solid Ground Counseling & Recovery
    • 354 Christy Creek, Morehead, KY 40351
    • Phone number: (606) 783-0023
  • Instructions on ‘How to respond to an overdose’
  • Needle Exchange Programs
    • Boyd County- The Neighborhood
      • 2516 Carter Avenue, Ashland, KY. Friday 11AM-2PM
    • Carter County Health Department
      • 300 West Main Street, Grayson, KY. Monday-Friday 8AM-3PM
    • Clark County Health Department
      • 40 Professional Avenue, Winchester, KY. Friday 2-4PM, Tuesday 1-6PM
    • Elliott County Health Department
      • 109 David Blair Boulevard, Sandy Hook, KY. Wednesday 2PM-4PM
    • Knox County Health Department
      • 261 Hospital Drive, Barbourville, KY. Thursday 1-3PM
    • Lake Dreamland Fire Station
      • 4603 Cane Run Road, Louisville, KY. Thursday 11AM-2PM
    • Lee County Health Department
      • 48 Center Street, Beattyville, KY. Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM
    • Letcher County Health Department
      • 115 East Main Street, Whitesburg, KY. Monday 8AM-11AM, Friday 1PM-3:30PM 
    • Lexington-Fayette County Health Department
      • 650 Newtown Pike, Lexington, KY. Friday 1:30-4PM
    • Louisville Metro Health Department
      • 400 East Gray Street, Louisville, KY. Monday 11AM-4PM
    • Owsley County Health Department
      • 550 Highway 28, Booneville, KY. Monday-Friday 8AM-4PM
    • Perry County Health Department
      • 239 Lovern Street, Hazard, KY. Monday 1PM-3:30PM, Wednesday 8AM-11AM, Friday 1PM-3:30PM
    • Pike County Health Department
      • 119 River Drive, Pikeville, KY. Tuesday 4:30-5PM, Wednesday 1-6PM, Thursday 3-6PM, Friday 11AM-4PM, Saturday 11AM-2PM
    • Powell County Health Department
      • 376 North Main Street, Stanton, KY. Thursday 5:30PM-7PM
    • Rowan County Health Center
      • 730 West Main Street, Morehead, KY. Tuesday 2-4PM
    • Wolfe County Health Department
      • 145 KY 15 N, Campton, KY 41301. Thursday 1PM-4PM
  • Drug Rehab
    • This is a national website that serves as a free online resource that provides information about a variety of topics related to addiction and mental health issues.
  • Alcohol Rehab Guide
  • Kentucky River Community Care
    • Multiple locations throughout the KY River district that serves as a community Mental Health Center; adult, adolescent, and child crisis stabilization units
  • Kentucky Opioid Resource Webpage
    • Provides information on opioids and resources about treatment and overdosing
    • Hotline: (833) 859-4357
  • Angel Initiative
    • This initiative was started by Kentucky State Police in 2016 and allows anyone to come into ANY Kentucky State Police post and get help finding a treatment center with no questions asked.
  • Liberty Ranch Recovery Center
    • Address: 255 Lane Road, Kings Mountain, KY 40442
    • Phone number: (888) 387-1531
    • A recovery center that offers a safe, structured, comfortable environment to overcome drug and alcohol abuse.

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