Hope Center on FacebookView on FacebookHope CenterImportant article on opioid addiction and recovery programs for inmates while they are still incarcerated. “Amid this national epidemic of opiate addiction, rethinking jail, as Kentucky has, as a place of sanctuary and recovery for a population that has lost hope, might not just be advisable; it may be indispensable.” –New York Times, June 16, 2017. The Hope Center has operated a recovery program in the detention center here in Lexington since September 2002. Upon release, inmates are directed to continuing support services outside the walls. Many join the Hope Center's programs on West Loudon Avenue (men) and Versailles Road (women). ... See MoreSee LessOpinion | Addicts Need Help. Jails Could Have the Answer.nytimes.comFaced with an opiate-addiction epidemic, Kentucky jails are having success helping inmates kick their habits with comprehensive drug treatment. Posted 3 days ago · View on Facebook·ShareHope CenterThanks to Buddy's World Famous Food Truck & Catering for stopping by the Men's Emergency Shelter and providing BBQ sandwiches to our clients! If you or your company would like to provide food or summer essentials for our guys please call us at (859)-225-4673. ... See MoreSee LessPosted 4 days ago · PhotoView on Facebook·ShareHope CenterA great day for volunteers from United Way of the Bluegrass, Traditional Bank and members of the community to work in our garden and serve lunch at the Privett Men's Recovery Center for the #UWBGDayofAction. We were honored to have Mr. Bill Farmer of UWBG and Brian Wood of BC Wood Properties join us here at the Hope Center for the fun! ... See MoreSee LessPosted 5 days ago · PhotoView on Facebook·ShareHope CenterMany of you have asked about details for Matt Layton's service tomorrow. Please join us on Friday, June 16th, at the Kentucky Theater for a celebration of Matt's life and legacy.11:00 am-12:30 pm food and fellowship1:00-2:30 speakers (friends, family, and colleagues)2:30-3:30 visit, tell stories, make connectionsPlease feel free to bring a vegetarian dish to share, as well as photos of Matt.We are looking forward to sharing many memories of Matt and the lives he has touched at the Hope Center throughout the years. ... See MoreSee LessPosted 2 weeks ago · View on Facebook·ShareHope CenterToday the Hope Center honored the life of Matt Layton. His warmth, humor and compassion will be missed, but we know his legacy will continue here at the Privett Men's Recovery Center. His family spread some of his ashes outside his window, and where a beautiful dogwood tree is now planted in his memory. Matt, we miss you. ... See MoreSee LessPosted 2 weeks ago · PhotoView on Facebook·Share Hope Center from Bullhorn on Vimeo. Thank You to Our Community and Corporate Supporters. You Make Rebuilding Lives Possible!