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Kentucky Adoption Directory

Source: National Adoption Information Clearinghouse

State Agencies

State Adoption Specialist
Commonwealth of Kentucky
Cabinte for Families & Children
Charla Pratt
275 East Main Street, 3CE
Franford, KY 40621
(502) 564-2147
Fax: (502) 564-9554
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/help/adoption.asp

State Foster Care Manager
Kentucky Department for Community Based Services
Cabinet for Families & Children
Charla Pratt
275 East Main Street, 3CE
Frankfort, KY 40621
(502) 564-2147
Toll Free: (800) 232-5437
Fax: (502) 564-5995
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/help/foster_care.asp
E-mail: charla.pratt@mail.state.ky.us

State Licensing Specialist
Cabinet for Health Services - Office of Inspector General
Division of Licensing and Regulation
Rebecca Cecil
275 East Main Street, 4th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-2800
World Wide Web: http://chs.state.ky.us/oig/
E-mail: rebecca.cecil@mail.state.ky.us

State ICPC Administrator
Commonwealth of Kentucky
Cabinet For Families and Children
275 East Main Street, 4th Floor
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-4826

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State Adoption Exchange/State Photolisting Service
Special Needs Adoption Program (SNAP)
Cabinet For Family and Children
275 East Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 595-4303
Toll Free: (800) 432-9346
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/cbs-snap/search.asp

State Reunion Registry
Program Specialist
Department for Social Services
275 East Main Street, Sixth Floor, West
Frankfort, KY 40621
(502) 564-2147

Attorney Referral Service
Kentucky Bar Association
514 West Main Street
Frankfort, KY 40601-1883
(502) 564-3795
Fax: (502) 564-3225
World Wide Web: http://www.kybar.org

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Local Public Agencies

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Fayette
Counties Served: Fayette
1350 East New Circle Road
Lexington, KY 40505
(606) 246-2515
Fax: (606) 246-2515
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Fivco
Counties Served: Boyd, Carter, Elliot, Greenup, Lawrence
PO Box 1507, 3700 13th Street
Ashland, KY 41105
(606) 920-2045
Fax: (606) 920-2045
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Kentucky River
Counties Served: Breathitt, Knott, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley, Perry, Wolfe
PO Box 700, Hwy 119, Mayking Mall
Mayking, KY 41837
(606) 633-0922
Fax: (606) 633-9253
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Cumberland Valley
Counties Served: Bell, Clay, Harlan, Jackson, Knox, Laurel, Rockcastle, Whitley
85 State Police Road
London, KY 40741-9011
(606) 878-6228
Fax: (606) 878-9979
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

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Kentucky Department for Social Services
Buffalo Trace and Gateway
Counties Served: Bath, Bracken, Fleming, Lewis, Mason, Menifee, Montgomery, Morgan, Robertson, Rowan
PO Box 1036, 120 Normal Avenue
Morehead, KY 40351
(606) 784-6687
Fax: (606) 784-7490
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Bluegrass (Rural)
Counties Served: Anderson, Bourbon, Boyle, Clark, Estill, Franklin, Garrard, Harrison, Jessamine, Lincoln, Madison, Mercer, Nicholas, Powell, Scott, Woodford
117 1/2 Hilltop Drive
Lawrenceburg, KY 40342
(502) 839-6923
Fax: (502) 839-3405
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Northern Kentucky
Counties Served: Boone, Campbell, Carroll, Gallatin, Grant, Kenton, Owen, Pendleton
20 East Seventh Street, 6th Floor
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 292-6660
Fax: (859) 292-6429
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Kipda Rural
Counties Served: Bullitt, Henry, Oldham, Shelby, Spencer, Trimble
25 Village Plaza
Shelbyville, KY 40065
(502) 647-9245
Fax: (502) 647-9256
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Lake Cumberland
Counties Served: Adair, Casey, Clinton, Cumberland, Green, McCreary, Pulaski, Russell, Taylor, Wayne
67 Eaglecreek Drive, Suite 101
Somerset, KY 42503
(606) 677-4178
Fax: (606) 677-4206
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

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Kentucky Department for Social Services
Green River
Counties Served: Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, Mclean, Ohio, Union, Webster
311 West Second Street
Owensboro, KY 42301
(270) 687-7047
Fax: (270) 687-7027
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Purchase
Counties Served: Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman, McCracken, Marshall
333 Charles Drive
Mayfield, KY 42066
(270) 247-2900
Fax: (270) 247-0127
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Pennyrile
Counties Served: Caldwell, Christian, Crittenden, Hopkins, Livingston, Lyon, Muhlenberg, Todd, Trigg
115 Hammond Plaza
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
(270) 889-6547
Fax: (270) 889-6593
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Lincoln Trail
Counties Served: Breckinridge, Grayson, Hardin, Larue, Marion, Meade, Nelson, Washington
PO Box 39, 916 North Mulberry, Suite 120
Elizabethtown, KY 42701-3626
(270) 766-5029
Fax: (270) 766-5257
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

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Kentucky Department for Social Services
Barren River
Counties Served: Allen, Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Monroe, Simpson, Warren
734 East Main Street
Glasgow, KY 42142-0218
(270) 651-2250
Fax: (270) 651-6465
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department for Social Services
Kipda Jefferson
Counties Served: Jefferson
908 West Broadway, 10th Floor
Louisville, KY 40203-2015
(502) 595-4021
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

Kentucky Department of Social Services
Big Sandy
Counties Served: Floyd, Johnson, Magoffin, Martin, Pike
205 Main Street, Suite 3
Paintsville, KY 41240
(606) 789-6251
Fax: (606) 789-4570
World Wide Web: http://cfc.state.ky.us/agencies/comm_Base/service_Regions/

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Licensed Private Adoption Agencies

(* Indicates Agencies with Intercountry Programs)

*A Helping Hand Adoption Agency
501 Darby Creek Road, Suite 17
Lexington, KY 40509
(859) 263-9964
Toll Free: (800) 525-0871
Fax: (859) 263-9957
World Wide Web: http://www.ahh.to
E-mail: info@ahh.to

Adopt! Inc.
135 Lackawana Road
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 276-6249
Fax: (859) 276-5570
World Wide Web: http://www.adoptinc.org
E-mail: info@adoptinc.org

Adoptions of Kentucky
One Riverfront Plaza, Suite 1708
Louisville, KY 40202
(502) 585-3005
Fax: (502) 585-5369
World Wide Web: http://www.adoptionsofkentucky.com

Bluegrass Christian Adoption Services
1517 Nicholasville Road, Suite 405
Lexington, KY 40503
(859) 276-2222
Fax: (859) 277-7999
World Wide Web: http://www.iglou.com/kac/bluegrass.html
E-mail: bcas@prodigy.net

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Catholic Social Service Bureau
1310 Leestown Road
Lexington, KY 40508
(859) 253-1993
Fax: (859) 254-6284
World Wide Web: http://www.iglou.com/kac/cathsocsvcbureau.html
E-mail: Lhainley@cdlex.org

Catholic Social Services of Northern Kentucky
3629 Church Street
Covington, KY 41015
(859) 781-8974
Fax: (859) 581-9595
World Wide Web: http://www.iglou.com/kac/cathsocsvcnky.html

Childplace, Inc.
4500 Westport Road
Louisville, KY 40207
(502) 363-1633
World Wide Web: http://www.childplace.org
E-mail: nathans@childplace.org

*Children's Home of Northern Kentucky
200 Home Road
Covington, KY 41011
(859) 261-8768
Fax: (859) 291-2431
World Wide Web: http://www.iglou.com/kac/childrenshome.html
E-mail: shamilton.cinoh@juno.com

*Chosen Children Adoption Services, Inc.
5427 Bardstown Road, Suite One
Louisville, KY 40291
(502) 231-1336
Fax: (502) 231-4098
E-mail: chosenchildren@kyadoptions.com

Cumberland River Region
MH-MR Board
1203 American Greeting Road
Corbin, KY 40702
(606) 528-7010

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Holston United Methodist Home for Children
503 Maple Street
Murray, KY 42071
(270) 759-5007
World Wide Web: http://www.holstonhome.org

Home of the Innocents
10936 Dixie Highway
Louisville, KY 40272
(502) 995-4402
Fax: (502) 995-4420
World Wide Web: http://www.homeoftheinnocents.org

Hope Hill Children's Home
10230 Hope Means Road
Hope, KY 40334
(859) 498-5230
Fax: (859) 498-2606
World Wide Web: http://www.familyconnectioninc.org/hopehill/index.html

Jewish Family and Vocational Service
3587 Dutchmans Lane
Louisville, KY 40205
(502) 452-6341
Fax: (502) 452-6718
World Wide Web: http://www.jfvs.com
E-mail: jfvs@jfvs.com

*Kentucky Baptist Homes for Children
10801 Shelbyville Road
Louisville, KY 40243
(502) 568-9117
Toll Free: (800) 928-5242
World Wide Web: http://www.kbhc.org/
E-mail: adoption@kbhc.org

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Kentucky One Church One Child Adoption Agency
170 West Chesnut Street
Louisville, KY 40203
(502) 561-6827
Toll Free: (800) 248-8671
Fax: (502) 561-1899
World Wide Web: http://www.iglou.com/kac/ky1chrch1child.html
E-mail: kococ@bellsouth.net

*Kentucky United Methodist Homes for Children or Youth
Mary Kendall Campus
193 Phillips Court
Owensboro, KY 42303
(270) 683-3723
Toll Free: (877) 887-4481
World Wide Web: http://www.kyumh.org/
E-mail: drrankin@kyumh.org

LDS Social Services
1000 Hurstbourne Lane
Louisville, KY 40224
(502) 429-0077

Shoemakers Christian Homes for Children and Adolescents
1939 Goldsmith Lane, Suite 136
Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 485-0722

Specialized Alternatives for Families and Youth of America
3150 Custer Drive, Suite 103
Lexington, KY 40517
(859) 971-2585
World Wide Web: http://www.safy.org

St. Joseph's Children's Home
2823 Frankfort Avenue
Louisville, KY 40206
(502) 893-0241
Fax: (502) 896-2394
World Wide Web: http://www.sjkids.org/
E-mail: Elizabet@stjosephchildrenshome.org

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The Villages
109 North Main Street
Henderson, KY 42420
(502) 827-9090

Treatment Foster Care and Adoption Services
116 Buckhorn Lane
Buckhorn, KY 41721
(606) 398-7245

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Adoptive/Foster Family Support Groups

APAK and North American Council on Adoptable Children
Carol Cecil
400 Chippewa Drive
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 695-5104

Friends of Black Children
Dr. Judith G. Green
3050 West Broadway
Louisville, KY 40211
(502) 778-2631

Friends Through Adopiton
Tom & Sue Ginn
4938 Open Meadow Drive
Independence, KY 41051

Parents & Adoptive Children of Kentucky
Carolyn Brown
139 Highland Drive
Madisonville, KY 42431
(502) 825-2158

SNAP and North American Council on Adoptable Children State Representative
Virginia Sturgeon
710 W. High Street
Lexington, KY 40508
(606) 252-1728
World Wide Web: http://www.nacac.org

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Search Support Groups

Binding Together
P.O. Box 197328
Louisville, KY 40259
(502) 961-0512
E-mail: STIV10@gte.net

Concerned United Birthparents (CUB)
Sherry Szewczykowski
P.O. Box 22795
Louisville, KY 40223
(502) 423-1438
World Wide Web: http://www.cubirthparents.org
E-mail: LVLT10A@prodigy.com

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