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275 E. Main Street 4WF
Frankfort, KY 40621
Phone: (502) 564-4527
Fax: (502) 564-5478
Hours: Monday–Friday
8:00 am–4:30 pm ET

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The department operates several inpatient facilities that provide psychiatric, rehabilitative and nursing care services to its clients.

In addition, the department contracts with a private provider, Appalachian Regional Healthcare in Hazard, to provide 100 psychiatric beds for psychiatric assessment, evaluation and treatment 24 hours a day, seven days a week, on an as-needed basis.

For information on a specific facility, see the list below.

Psychiatric Hospitals

These programs provide acute, inpatient psychiatric care for adults who are mentally ill. Many patients are referred through the CMHCs when it has been determined that community services/facilities are not appropriate.

ARH Psychiatric Center - Hazard

Tim Cockrell, Director
100 Medical Center Drive
Hazard, KY 41701
Work:  606-439-1331
Fax:  606-439-6682

Central State Hospital

Josie Goodman, Director
10510 LaGrange Road
Louisville, KY 40223-1228
Work:  502-253-7060
Fax:  502-253-7049

Eastern State Hospital

Carrie Rudzik, Interim CAO
1350 Bull Lea Road
Lexington, KY 40511
Work:  859-246-8000
Fax:  859-246-7018

Western State Hospital

Roger Westfall, Director
2400 Russellville Road
P.O. Box 2220
Hopkinsville, KY 42241-2200
Work:  270-889-6025
Fax:  270-886-4487

Intermediate Care Facilities for Individuals With Intellectual Disabilities (ICF/IID)

These programs are designed to provide specialized, intensive training to reduce the debilitating effects of intellectual disabilities through skill training and behavior management.

Bingham Gardens

Stefanie Jenkins, Executive Director
1512 Crums Lane, STE. 218
Louisville, KY 40216
Work:  502-449-8668
Fax:  502-449-6699

Hazelwood ICF

Raymond Newman, Facility Director
1800 Bluegrass Center
P.O. Box 14506
Louisville, KY 40215-1130
Work:  502-361-2301
Fax:  502-366-0367

Bluegrass Oakwood ICF

Chris Williamson, Facility Director
2441 US 27 South HWY 27
Somerset, KY 42501-2935
Work:  606-677-4068
Fax:  606-677-4148

Outwood ICF

Melissa Knight, Director
23524 Dawson Springs Road
Dawson Springs, KY 42408-0524
Work:  270-797-3771
Fax:  270-797-3592

Nursing Facilities or Intermediate Care Facilities (ICFs)

These programs provide long-term medical care for mentally ill persons who also require treatment or supervision of the mental illness. Criteria for admission is inpatient status in other state-operated facilities.

Glasgow SNF

Amanda Allen, Director
207 State Avenue
P.O. Box 189
Glasgow, KY 42141
Work:  270-659-4700
Fax:  270-651-1726

Western SNF

Roger Westfall, Facility Director
2400 Russellville Road
Hopkinsville, KY 42241
Work:  270-889-6025
Fax:  270-886-4487

Intermediate Care Facility Specialty Clinics

The specialty clinics provide evidence-based, holistic health care for people with intellectual and other developmental disabilities living in the facility or community.

Oakwood Specialty Intermediate Care Clinic

2441 S. Highway 27
Somerset, KY 42501
Work:  606-677-4214

Lee Specialty Clinic

4501 Louise Underwood Way
Louisville, KY 40216
Work:  502-368-2348

Hazelwood Center Specialty Intermediate Care Clinic

1800 Bluegrass Avenue
Louisville, KY 40215
Work:  502-375-6643

Forensic Psychiatric Hospital

This maximum security facility provides pre-trial forensic evaluations to determine mentally ill individuals' competency to stand trial and provides inpatient treatment for individuals convicted of felony offenses who are transferred from other institutions within the Corrections Cabinet.

Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center

Greg Taylor, Facility Director
1612 Dawkins Road
P.O. Box 67
LaGrange, KY 40031-0067
Work:  502-222-7161
Fax:  502-222-7798

Residential Substance Abuse Program

This is a 24-hour, 30-day residential facility located on the grounds of Western State Hospital. It provides inpatient services for chronic and acute alcoholics.


Phil Latham , MSM, CADC, Program Manager
2400 Russellville Road
P.O. Box 629
Hopkinsville, KY 42241
Work:  270-889-6025

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