About Us

The Hope Center, in Lexington, Kentucky, provides a wide array of services to persons who are homeless or are at risk of becoming homeless.  These services include food, shelter, clothing, recovery from addiction, mental health diagnosis and treatment, transitional housing, permanent housing, employment assistance, social services, support for veterans, mobile and street outreach, housing first, and more.

The Hope Center also provides management, administration, and development services to One Parent Scholar House, an organization that helps single parents obtain higher education.

 800 per night

Taking into account all the programs involved, on a typical night around 800 men, women, and children find a safe place to sleep in facilities under the management of the Hope Center.  We also serve many clients around the community who do not stay with us.