MCCRACKEN COUNTY RESOURCES

Resource NameCategoryAddressCityStateZip CodePhone NumberWebsiteProvidesLimitations
Merryman HouseEmergency/Transitional ShelterP.O. Box 98 Paducah KY42001(270)443-6001https://merrymanhouse.orgEmergency and transitional shelters for victims of domestic violence. Outreach offices in every county of the Purchase Area Development DistrictCall for intake screening 
Paducah Cooperative MinistryEmergency/Transitional Shelter402 Legion DrPaducah KY42003(270)442-6795https://paducahcoopministry.org24 Emerency beds, 17 Transitional beds, Provides emergency food pantry assistance, rent assistance for evictions, utility disconnections, prescription medications.Single women and women with children ONLY for shelter. Assistance programs limited to McCracken County residents only. 
River City MissionEmergency/Transitional ShelterP.O. Box 1000Paducah KY42002(270)442-7921 50 beds for men and 4 cabins for families. Food, clothing, and household items. Job and service referralsMen and/or families for shelter
Family Service SocietyEmergency Assistance827 Joe Clifton DrPaducah KY42001(270)443-4838Clothing, health services, transportation, utility assitance, rent and lodging assistance, service referrals7 days to 1 month for rent/lodging
Lone Oak Church of ChristEmergency Assistance2960 Lone Oak Rd Paducah KY42001(270)554-2511Food and food commodities, clothing
Salvation ArmyEmergency Assistance1128 BroadwayPaducah KY42001(270)443-8231Food, clothing, limited transportation assistance, rent and utility assistance, emergency medication assistance, FEMA dollars availablle for rent evictions, furniture and household assistance. Temporary shelter during natural disastersWill need an Emergency referral letter for some assistance programs
West KY Allied ServicesEmergency Assistance709 S 22nd St Apt 9Paducah KY42001(270)444-7380https://wkas-ky.orgEmployment and education services, housing assistance, weatherization and home repair, homeless and emergency services, respite care, food assistance and homemaker services, wintercare funds and job bank.
Purchase Area Supportive HousingHousing Case Management1002 Medical DrMayfieldKY42066(270)247-7171https://purchaseadd.orgFirst month’s rent, rent deposit and/or utility deposits for persons who meet the HUD definition of homeless and who have a source of income. Network with other agencies to provide temporary shelter and services. Case management to help assisted families maintain permanent housing. ONLY serves clients in the 8-county Purchase region of Western KY
Four Rivers Behavioral HealthMental Health/Substance Abuse425 BroadwayPaducah KY42001(270)442-7121https://4rbh.orgCrisis Line (800)592-3980. Community Mental Health Center. mental health assistance, crisis stabilization, specialized children’s services, psychiatric services and service referrals. Substance abuse treatment, DUI offender education. outpatient therapy. Mental retardation services, respite services, community living supports. Serves all counties in Purchase region plus Livingston
CHFSMedicaid/Food Stamps2855 Jackson St HIPP Building Ste 1Paducah KY42002(855)306-8959https://chfs.ky.govFood stamps, Medicaid, TANFMust meet income requirements and provide all necessary documents
KY Legal AidPublic Legal Aid100 Fountain AvePaducah KY42001(270)442-5518https://klaid.orgFree legal civil services
Social Security AdministrationSocial Security Office1525 Brett Chase Paducah KY42001(866)614-7905https://ssa.govSSI and Disability benefits, Replacement CardsProvide two proofs of identity 
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