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COMMUNITY SERVICE AGENCIES

See any HCC Counselor for referral information:
Angie Watson, Career Services Coordinator STC 213, 270-831-9671
David Belt, Psychology Instructor ADM 219, 270-831-9602

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Mental Health Support

Brentwood Springs
Contact: 812-858-7200
Treatment services for individuals and families suffering from addiction and mental illness.

Compass Counseling
Contact: 270-777-4490
Variety of counseling services for children, teens, young adults, and adults.

Lighthouse Counseling Service, Inc.
Contact: 270- 826-8761
Individual/Couples/Family/Marriage Counseling, Substance Use Disorder, Anger Management, Batterer Intervention Program, Juvenile & Adult Sex Offender Treatment, Mental Health Assessments, Parenting classes & targeted case management for children & adults.

KY State Police
Contact 270-826-3312
Angel Initiative offers help, not handcuffs, for those suffering with a substance use disorder. Visit any KY State Police post for help. Troopers will facilitate
getting connected to a treatment program.
8298 Keach Dr. Henderson, KY.

River Valley Behavioral Health
Contact Point of Entry: 800-769-4920
Behavioral health, developmental and intellectual disabilities, substance-abuse prevention and recovery. Services are available for children, teens, adults, and families. Outpatient counseling/therapy
services, an adult crisis stabilization unit, crisis support services, and much more. Outpatient clinics are located in Daviess, Henderson, Hancock, Ohio, Union, and Webster. A crisis line is available 24/7 at 800-433-7291.

Suicide Prevention Lifeline
Contact: (800) 273-TALK (273-8255)
Spanish: (888) 628-9454
Crisis text 741-741, www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org

 

Education


Earle C. Clements Job Corps Academy
Contact: 270-389-2419
Residential vocational training facility for
economically disadvantaged 16-24 yr. olds offering completion of HS diploma or GED, vocational training, employability skills, independent living skills, basic computer skills and job assistance upon
graduation.


Head Start
Contact: Alison Vargason, 270-831-9670, or
270-952-0182 Offers resources to enhance the development and health of economically challenged children or children with developmental delays focusing on
early childhood development including health, nutrition, family support and community development.

 
Ready To Work Program

Henderson Community College
Contact: Dr. Cynthia Curry 270-831-9631
Designed to promote the success of Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program (K-TAP) recipients who attend Henderson Community College and to
provide short-term training opportunities. This program is expanded to include K-TAP adult basic education students who are working toward their
GED and high school graduates who are brushing up on basic skills before entering college.


Skills U
Henderson Community College
Contact: 270-831-9648
GED+ Program, College-level coursework and basic skills review, English Language Learner, TABE diagnostic assessments for pre-employment testing and preparation and administration of the KY Paraeducator Assessment.

 
Vocational Rehabilitation
Contact: 270-831-9664
Assists individuals with disabilities to return to gainful employment. Some services may include vocational guidance and counseling, job training and job placement, employment training, education and medical rehabilitation.


Grief Support


St. Anthony’s Hospice
Contact: 270-826-2326
Seeks to maximize the quality and dignity of life for individuals facing life-limiting illnesses. Through a holistic approach, the hospice professional team is honored to guide and empower patients, families,
and caregivers during life’s most sacred journey.

 

Employment


Kentucky Career Center
Contact: 270-686-2502, https://focuscareer.ky.gov
Assists adults and dislocated workers with job search, training and retraining, resume preparation, career assessments, guidance and interviewing skills. Unemployment insurance services.


Henderson Community College Career Services
Contact: 270-831-9671. Career and job search resources for HCC students.
 

Transportation


HART – Henderson Area Rapid Transit
Contact: 270-831-1249
HCC Student must complete a paratransit
application. Bus Fare is $1.00 each way.
Contact HART office during business hours,
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM

 

Community Resource Information


United Way, Ohio Valley & Henderson
Contact: Dial 211 or www.greenriver211.org or
text your 5 digit zip code to 898211
Provides assistance with areas such as shelter, food/meals, healthcare, utilities, mental health, substance abuse, legal services, education.

 

Volunteer & Information Center
Contact: 270-831-2273
Serves as an advocate and catalyst for
volunteerism, links people with community resources and tracks information on services provided by community service agencies. Community Resource Guide located at https://hendersonkycrg.com

 

Food/Meals


Salvation Army
Contact: 270-826-4472
In addition to the feeding program is assistance
with referral for pantry, utility, rent, and prescriptions in crisis situations. Also offered is Christmas assistance, gym facility, thrift store plus coaching & intensive case management for families seeking to break the cycle of generational poverty.


Evansville Christian Life Center
Contact: 812-423-9222
Hot meals, clothing department, life skills classes, pregnancy services, addiction recovery, health clinic for anyone currently uninsured or under-resourced.

Henderson Christian Community Outreach
Contact: 270-826-5592
To respond with dignity and concern to persons who have urgent needs for food, housing, medicine, utilities, advocacy, rent, dental and referral services.

 

Dept. of Community Based Services - Family Support
Contact: 855-306-8959 (toll-free)
Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), Medicaid and Child Care Assistance programs, 510 Klutey Park Plaza Dr. Henderson, KY.
SNAP application, https://benefind.ky.gov.

 



Clothing/Household Items/Utilities


Answer Center
Contact: 270-827-9888
Clothing and household ministry to individuals in
need. Open Saturdays from 9-11 AM.

 

Evansville Christian Life Center
Contact: 812-423-9222
Clothing and other services as listed above.

 

Audubon Area Community Services
Contact: 270-826-6071
Utility assistance and CHOICES, a goal oriented,
self-sufficiency program. KY Works Program
Contact: (270) 826-8351 Assists K-Tap clients in gaining job skills.

 

Legal Services


Kentucky Legal Aid
Contact: 270-683-4585 or 1-800-467-2260,
Owensboro, KY
Legal advice and/or representation to low-income
persons in civil matters such as consumer, housing, income maintenance, unemployment, public benefits, domestic, divorce, bankruptcy and wills. www.klaid.org


Children’s Advocacy Center
Contact: 270-830-8400, www.cacgrd.org
Child Victim Advocacy and counseling service for
any child victim of abuse, neglect, dependent or
domestic violence.

 

Holy Name Latino Outreach Office
Contact: 270-827-4837 ext. 309
Legal and medical interpretation and translation
services and other programs.

 


OASIS
Contact: 270-826-6212
Group & individual counseling, legal advocacy
and information and referral for victims of domestic violence. 24 hour crisis hotline: 1-800-882-2873.

 

Health & Dental Care

 


ECHO Community + Healthcare
Contact: 812-424-9585
Sliding fee scale for those who qualify.

 


Evansville Christian Health Clinic

Contact: 812-426-6152
Affordable health, pregnancy and dental care
for anyone currently uninsured or under-resourced.
www.evansvillechristianhealthclinic.com

 


Green River District Health Department

Contact: 270-826-3951, www.healthdepartment.org
Preventive child health services, immunizations,
home health services, adult day care program,
family planning and more. For uninsured and
underinsured assistance with medications and more, call 270-631-0635.

 

 

Health First Community Health Center
Contact: 1-877-667-7017 (toll-free)
Increasing access to primary care services ranging
from primary care, pediatrics, behavioral health,
prenatal care, women’s health care, nutrition
counseling, laboratory and x-ray services. All major
commercial insurance, Medicaid, Medicare and a
sliding fee scale.

 


Methodist Health Continuity Care Clinic
Contact: 270-831-7950
Assists residents of Western, KY to afford and gain
access to medical services they need and establish a continuity of care with a medical professional.

 

Health Related Support Agencies


Marsha’s Place PRC
Contact: 270- 826-9674, www.marshasplaceprc.org
A medical clinic offering the following free &
confidential services: Pregnancy testing, obstetric
ultra-sound, pregnancy options counseling, abortion pill reversal, other health services family counseling and coaching, relationship classes, after abortion counseling, maternity & baby clothing.


Matthew 25 AIDS Services
Contact: 270-826-0200
Sliding scale fee clinic for individuals with HIV/AIDS. Cost is on ability to pay. Free medical case management, adherence counseling, food bank and housing for individuals with HIV/AIDS. Free HIV testing.


New Beginnings Sexual Assault Support Services
Contact: 800- 226-7273
Counseling services to any survivor of sexual assault as well as educational programs. A 24 hour crisis line is available to assist individuals in a time of emergency.

 

Housing


Father Bradley Shelter for Women & Children
Contact: 270-830-8063.
Temporary and transitional shelter for women and
children who are homeless. Counseling, referral
sources and education are offered in a safe
environment.

 

Habitat for Humanity of Henderson, KY
Contact: 270-826-0015
To preserve hope for community members by
building s safe and affordable homes.

 

Harbor House Christian Center
Contact: 270-827-5010
For men only who are in urgent need for shelter and other basic necessities. Provide a warm bed, three meals a day, clothing, bible study, job search
assistance and learn responsibility, such as rent
(after second paycheck) chores, and managing
money.

 

Housing Authority of Henderson
Section 8 Housing - Contact: 270-827-1294
Governmental apartments for low-income
individuals and families; and Housing Choice
Vouchers to rent approved privately owned
properties. Resident Community Services: youth
enrichment programming, computer instruction,
elderly case management/advocacy and family
support.

 

Ozanam Family Shelter - Evansville
Contact: 812-422-2214
To provide homeless families and single women with quality shelter for emergency situations.

 

The Daniel Pitino Shelter - Owensboro
Contact: 270-688-9000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Updated: 12/2019