United Way of the Ohio Valley

UNITED WAY PARTNER AGENCIES SERVING DAVIESS COUNTY

AGENCY INFORMATION

AGENCY DESCRIPTION

AACS - Early Head Start

Susan Fenwick, Local Area Manager

2225 East 18th Street
Owensboro, KY 42303

270-691-8002

https://audubon-area.com/

Provides Daviess County traditional and nontraditional students higher education scholarships The Early Head Start program emcompasses the family and child as a whole. The Audubon Area Famiily Development Centers provide quality early childhood services for low-income, at risk infants and toddlers ages 6 weeks to 3 years. old.

American Red Cross of Western KY

Evelyn Miller, Executive Director

335 Frederica Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-683-2438

Primarily concerned with preparing the public to face emergencies. The most widely used Red Cross programs provide relief to local residents displaced by house fires or other disasters and offer life-saving training in CPR and First Aid. Emergency services are also provided for members of the armed forces and their families.

Bold Promise Scholarship Fund

Al Mattingly Jr., Daviess County Judge Executive

221 St. Ann Street, Rm. 202
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-685-9454

Provides Daviess County traditional and nontraditional students higher education scholarships.

Boulware Mission, Inc.

Leigha Taylor, Executive Director

609 Wing Avenue
Owensboro, KY 42303

270-683-8267

Boulware Mission is a shelter located in Owensboro, KY that transforms lives and strives to help displaced individuals become self-sufficient through educational programs, substance abuse treatment, and individual case management. The Mission offers long term, comprehensive services that foster positive change in the lives of adult men and women by helping to alleviate the core issues that bring them to Boulware in the first place thus allowing them to become self-sufficient individuals.

Boy Scouts of America, Lincoln Heritage Council

Robert Burns, Dir. of Development

12001 Sycamore Station Place
Louisville, KY 40299

502-361-2624

A regional agency, providing leadership training, year-round camping facilities and programs for boys 6-21 and girls 14-21.

Building Stronger Families

Linda Wahl, Public Health Prog. Coordinator

1600 Breckenridge Street
Owensboro, KY 42303

270-852-2932

Works with families with young children, teen parents, families living in poverty and families with disabilities. Children in the program can be from birth to age 18. BSF provides home visits to teach parenting skills and to develop self-sufficiency of families.

Cliff Hagan Boys and Girls Club, Inc.

Steve Winkler, Executive Director

3415 Buckland Square
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-685-4903

Inspires and empowers young people, ages 6-18, through physical, social, educational, vocational, leadership, and character-building programs, thereby enhancing the quality of life for youth, especially those from disadvantaged circumstances, to realize their full potential as productive, responsible, and caring citizens.

Foster Grandparent Program

Robyn Mattingly, Executive Director

1650 W. Second Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-683-1517

An agency that serves the surrounding seven county area by recruiting and training income eligible volunteers to provide one-on-one assistance to children with special or exceptional needs in schools, day cares and other settings.

Girls, Incorporated of Owensboro-Daviess County

Tish Correa-Osborne, Executive Director

2130-G E. 19th Street
PO Box 1626
Owensboro, KY 42302-1626

270-684-7833

Provides comprehensive, developmental and age appropriate programs for girls ages 6-18; provides a nourishing environment, through informal education, in which girls have the opportunity to discover and develop their capabilities and gain the skills, knowledge, attitudes needed to support themselves, be leaders in their communities and contribute to positive social change.

H.L. Neblett Community Center, Inc.

Rick Searcy, Executive Director

801 W. Fifth Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-685-3197

https://www.facebook.com/HL-Neblett-Community-Center-268366299895952/

A comprehensive community center for all ages; provides organized youth, recreation, cultural enrichment and career programs; adult education classes; youth and senior citizens nutrition programs.

Hospice of Western Kentucky

Gay Rogers, President & CEO

3419 Wathens Crossing
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-926-7565

Assists terminally ill patients and their families with In-home skilled nursing; family support services; nutritional consultation; coordination of community resources; pastoral consultation and bereavement counseling.

Mary Kendall Campus

Roy Hicks, Resources Coordinator

201 Phillips Court
Owensboro, KY 42303

270-683-6481

A residential treatment program that provides mental health treatment services for up to 20 females typically aged 11 up to 21 years old. At least 75% of the clients are admitted with multiple trauma experiences in their past. The treatment program provides more long term intense mental health treatment for those who have been court ordered out of their homes, while also allowing for transition and practice of skills to live independently.

MentorKids Kentucky

Berly Tillman Sullivan, Executive Director

2815 Veach Road
Owensboro, KY 42303

270-926-6893

Matches adult volunteers with children from single-parent or foster homes to provide companionship, role modeling and support. Adult volunteers spend one-on-one time with the child. As well Mentor Kids offers adult mentors for single mothers, providing a friend and guide.

Munday Activity Center, Inc.

Dana Peveler, Director

1650 W. 2nd Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-926-6893

Community center offering a full range of recreational, social, and personal programs for seniors; also provides hot lunches during the week to seniors at various congregate meal sites, and to homebound seniors through the "Meals on Wheels" program.

New Beginnings Sexual Assault
Support Services, Inc. (Rape Victim Services)

Karla Ward, Executive Director

1716 Scherm Road
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-926-7278

A regional agency, providing counseling to victims and families of sexual assault; 24-hour crisis line and telephone counseling; legal and medical advocacy; community and school education.

OASIS (Spouse Abuse Shelter)

Shelly Nichols, Executive Director

PO Box 315
Owensboro, KY 42302

270-685-0260

A regional agency providing a safe, secure, shelter for victims of domestic violence and their children. Individual and group domestic violence counseling, advocacy services, drug/alcohol treatment, information, referral, and community education services are also provided.

Owensboro Family YMCA

Isaac Coffey, Execuitve Director

900 Kentucky Parkway
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-926-9622

A social, educational, and recreational community agency offering multiple programs to encourage physical, mental and spiritual wellness for all ages. Emphasis on youth services supported by scholarship programs to ensure full community participation.

RSVP

Robyn Mattingly, Executive Director

1650 W. Second Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-683-1517

A regional agency which organizes, recruits, trains and places senior volunteers 55 an older in not-for-profit organizations to meet critical community needs.

The Salvation Army

Captain Aaron Abram

215 S. Ewing Road
PO Box 943
Owensboro, KY 42302-0943

270-685-5576

Serves the needy with counseling and guidance; provides emergency food, clothing, and other survival items; youth recreation and character building programs after school and during the summer.

Senior Companion Program

Robyn Mattingly, Executive Director

1650 W. Second Street
Owensboro, KY 42301

270-683-1517

An agency that serves the surrounding seven county area by recruiting and training income eligible senior volunteers to provide one-on-one assistance to senior adults by helping them with light housekeeping, laundry assistance, meal preparation, companionship and respite.

The ARC of Owensboro, Inc.

Sarah Phillips, Program Director

731 Jackson Street
PO Box 1833
Owensboro, KY 42302

270-685-2976

Provides vocational training. Job placement and Work Service programs for disabled adults; offers counseling and activities for parents and families of persons who are disabled. Advocacy programs on behalf of persons who are disabled, and their families.


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