Statement of Responsibility: This is the work of Jacqueline Doucet. This guide was created for LIS 601 at the University of Kentucky during the Summer II 2016 semester.
Description: HUD and other Federal partners, including the U.S. Interagency Council on Homelessness (USICH) and Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), support a national focus on preventing and ending homelessness among LGBT youth and ending all forms of discrimination against all members of the LGBT community in housing and shelter. As the Nation's housing agency, HUD administers programs designed to meet the goal of ensuring decent housing and a suitable living environment for all.
Lexington-Fayette County CoC
Homeless Referral Contact
Mr. Charlie Lanter
Description: The Lexington CoC is the planning body in the Lexington community that coordinates the policies, strategies and activities toward ending homelessness.
M.A.S.H. Services of the Bluegrass
Lexington, KY 40508
Description: MASH Services of the Bluegrass, Inc. provides safe alternatives for at-risk children, youth and their families through services and referrals that promote positive growth and development. We envision a community partnership where all at-risk children and youth are strengthened and supported to regain ties with their family, their community and other encouraging adults.
Center for Child and Family Counseling
1315 West Main St.
Lexington, KY 40508
Start Now Counseling
125 Chenoweth Lane, #306
Louisville, KY 40207
Description: Care delivered in LGBT space, Counseling, Individual or Group Therapy/Counseling, Transgender - Transition counseling
Description: The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is the agency within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services that leads public health efforts to advance the behavioral health of the nation. SAMHSA's mission is to reduce the impact of substance abuse and mental illness on America's communities.