About Us


KVC Kentucky, headquartered in Lexington, is a 501(c)3 nonprofit child welfare and behavioral healthcare organization that strengthens families, prevents child abuse and neglect, and helps children and adults achieve mental wellness. KVC provides mental and behavioral health services, family preservation and reunification, and other family-related services. Our services are in-home, strengths-based, and driven by a focus on the safety, permanency, and wellbeing of the child and family. Each year, KVC Kentucky serves more than 14,000 children and families in eight regions of the state. (Learn what KVC stands for.)

Since our 1999 founding, KVC has a rich 25-year history of service provision in Kentucky and our work with the children and families of Kentucky is enhanced by continuous quality improvement. We value dignity, respect, honesty and integrity. We deliver our innovative and effective services in a culturally-sensitive manner, respectful of a child and family’s strengths and values.

KVC Kentucky is accredited by The Joint Commission, which is considered the gold standard in healthcare. Our 300+ passionate, dedicated staff work from eight locations across Central, Eastern, Northeastern and Northern Kentucky to help strengthen the lives of individuals and families each day.

KVC Kentucky is a proud member of the Kentucky chapter of the Children’s Alliance.

The organization is a subsidiary of KVC Health Systems which directly touches the lives of nearly 75,000 children and adults each year in five states. Read more about KVC’s partners and affiliations here.


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