Emergency shelter for children who are in need of shelter outside of their own homes due to endangering situations such as abandonment, neglect and abuse. Also offer service to status offenders (wayward, truant, and incorrigible youth). Also provides crisis intervention, 24-hour supervision, meals and snacks, transportation, educational and recreational activities, tutoring and emergency clothing. The facility serves up to 16 children. The maximum stay is 30 days. Referrals for placements accepted from Police, Juvenile Court, and Div. of Social Services. Police may bring a youth to the shelter for placement under protective custody. Other sources of referral require appropriate custody documents. Emergency referrals are received 24 hours a day. (859) 254-0361(859) 254-0361 126 Cisco Rd.
Lexington, KY 40505