Sexual/Domestic Violence

    • Kentucky River Community Care Crisis and Trauma Services – CRISIS RESPONSE 1-800-262-7491 (TTY) A toll free, 24-hour telephone intervention and crisis response system is available throughout the region. Qualified Mental Health Professionals are available after hours to provide face-to-face suicide assessments, crisis intervention and support, including finding other resources throughout the County that may also be needed.
    • Kentucky River Community Care Rape Crisis – 24 Hour Hotline: 1-800-375-RAPE (7273) and speak to a trained crisis counselor. All calls are free and confidential. Anyone affected by sexual violence can call. You are not alone. The Rape Crisis Center is committed to supporting survivors of all forms of sexual violence: sexual assault, sexual abuse and sexual harassment. We are also committed to changing attitudes in our culture, which contribute to violence against women. Since 1992, we have been providing services to survivors, their family members and friends, in addition to the communities of Breathitt, Knott, Lee, Leslie, Letcher, Owsley, Perry and Wolfe counties – option=com_content&view=article&id=53&Itemid=29
    • Kentucky Domestic Violence Association – The mission of KDVA is to end intimate partner violence, promote healthy relationships and engage communities through social change, economic empowerment, educational opportunities and other prevention strategies.


    Safe Houses

    Hazard Area – LKLP Safe House

    Crisis Line: (800) 928-3131 – Business Line: (606) 439-1552

    Kentucky River Area Development District Includes the South Eastern Kentucky counties of Wolfe, Lee, Owsley, Breathitt, Knott, Letcher, Perry and Leslie; including the communities of Campton, Booneville, Jackson, Hyden, Hazard and Whitesburg

    Morehead Area – D.O.V.E.S.

    Crisis Line: (800) 221-4361 – Business Line: (606) 784-6880

    Gateway Area Development District includes the Eastern Kentucky counties of Montgomery, Bath, Menifee, Rowan and Morgan; including the communities of Mt. Sterling, Owingsville, Frenchburg, Morehead and West Liberty.

    Mount Vernon Area – Family Life Abuse Center

    Crisis Line: (800) 755-5348 – Business Line: (606) 256-9511 or (606) 256-2724

    Cumberland Valley Area Development District includes the South Eastern Kentucky counties of Rockcastle, Jackson, Laurel, Clay, Knox, Whitley, Bell and Harlan; including the communities of Mt. Vernon, McKee, London, Manchester, Williamsburg and Middlesboro.

    Prestonsburg Area – Sandy Valley Abuse Center

    Crisis Line: (800) 649-6605 – Business Line: (606) 285-9079

    Big Sandy Area Development District includes the Eastern Kentucky counties of Magoffin, Johnson, Floyd, Martin and Pike; including the communities of Salyersville, Prestonsburg, Paintsville and Pikeville.

    Ashland Area – Safe Harbor, Inc.

    Crisis Line: (800) 926-2150 – Business Line: (606) 329-9304


    FIVCO Area Development District includes the North Eastern Kentucky counties of Greenup, Boyd, Carter, Elliott and Lawrence; including the communities of Ashland, Catlettsburg and Grayson.

    CARE Cottage Kentucky River Comprehensive Care – Hazard, KY

    465 Cedar Street Hazard, KY 41701

    Offices: (606)487-9173 or (606) 435-0849 or 233-4648

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