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Welcome to SAFY of Kentucky.

SAFY of Kentucky, offers hope and healing through our Model of Care. We serve a culturally diverse population delivering the right care at the right time to strengthen families and children throughout our communities. Recognized as a leader in the management and provision of the highest quality community-based services, our clinical expertise produces positive, sustainable change in the lives of families and their children.

Making a difference in Kentucky

Families Build Futures with SAFY

Our Model of Care

Adoptive ServicesTherapeutic Foster CareFamily Preservation & ReunificationBehavioral HealthOlder Youth Services

Adoptive Services

When children in Therapeutic Foster Care cannot be safely reunited with their birth families, SAFY of Kentucky supports Therapeutic Foster Care Parents who desire to adopt the youth in their home. Learn more >

Therapeutic Foster Care

SAFY of Kentucky’s Therapeutic Foster Care (TFC) or treatment foster care places youth in need of treatment-level care in a supportive, family environment. Our services focus on permanency, safety and well-being for both parents and youth, providing a therapeutic level of care that addresses trauma healing, parental skill building, success in school and coping skills. Our goal is to ensure each child’s physical and emotional safety and facilitate their return to their primary family, adoption, or kinship adoption. Learn more >

Family Preservation & Reunification

When storms in life impact a family’s ability to achieve physical, social, and emotional well-being, our Family Preservation services provides them with the necessary skills to bounce back from difficult situations and experiences. Our clinical team meets families right where they are to achieve healthy, sustainable relationships at home, at school, and in life. Learn more >

Behavioral Health

SAFY of Kentucky is a Behavioral Health Service Organization (BHSO) and Seven Challenges provider offering outpatient, in-home and community-based behavioral health services including individual and family therapy, play and art therapy, screening and assessment, medication management in partnership with other facilities, Juvenile Sex Offender (JSO) assessment, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavior Therapy (TF-CBT), and substance abuse counseling services designed to Preserve Families and Secure Futures and increase health and well-being. Our goal is to empower all individuals and families seeking treatment with skills to lead self-sufficient and fulfilling lives as productive members of their community. Learn more >

Older Youth Services

SAFY of Kentucky’s Older Youth services promote healthy development and prepare youth emancipating from the foster care and/or juvenile justice system for self-sufficiency and independent living. Our services help youth master an array of skill sets that are essential for the transition from foster care to adulthood, including secure scattered-site housing, employment and education. Learn more >

About SAFY of Kentucky

Kentucky OfficesExecutive Director


1200 Bath Avenue
Suite 140
Ashland, KY 41101
Phone: 606-393-5029
Fax: 606-393-5132
Map / Email

Bowling Green

1143 Fairway Street
Suite 3
Bowling Green, KY 42103
Phone: 270-904-6307
Fax: 270-904-6314
Map / Email


4000 North Dixie Hwy
Suite 6
Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Phone: 270-766-1397
Toll Free: 855-868-9095
Fax: 270-735-9848
Map / Email


861 Corporate Drive
Suite 101
Lexington, KY 40503
Phone: 859-971-2585
Toll Free: 888-722-6333
Fax: 859-971-7594
Map / Email


1169 Eastern Pkwy
Suite 3364
Louisville, KY 40217
Phone: 502-813-8280
Fax: 502-473-1334
Map / Email

Northern Kentucky

1 Moock Road, Building B
Suite 101
Wilder, Kentucky 41071
Phone: 859-341-9333
Fax: 859-341-9444
Map / Email


3540 S Hwy 27
Suite 4
Somerset, KY 42501
Phone: 606-679-1815
Fax: 606-451-1631
Map / Email

Corporate Office

10100 Elida Road
Delphos, OH 45833
Phone: 419-695-8010
Toll Free: 800-532-7239
Fax: 419-695-0004

Karen Moore

Karen Moore, MSW, LCSW, LCADC

Karen is a passionate and proven child welfare executive with more than 20 years’ experience managing administrative services and developing programs with systemic impact. Known as a champion for alcohol and drug treatment services, she is a collaborative leader with the proven ability to build relationships and produce positive outcomes. She has served as SAFY of Kentucky’s Executive Director since 2015, managing more than 95 employees across seven divisions and serving over 1,219 clients each year.

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Latest Blog

  • Parents talking to teenage son and daughter

    Preventing Sexual Assault

    February 13, 2018

    Tips to share with children to prevent sexual violence and assault We know what you’re thinking; I shouldn’t have to talk to my children about sexual assault. As a parent or foster parent, realistically we know that it’s important to start conversations about safety with your children, because sexual assault is real and it happens …

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  • Take time on January 15, 2018, to give back and celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

    January 12, 2018

    As we prepare for another successful year of Preserving Families and Securing Futures, we celebrate the Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday, commemorating Dr. King’s great dream of a vibrant, multiracial nation united in justice, peace and reconciliation. We celebrate the life and legacy of a man who brought hope and healing for America. Dr. Martin …

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Corporate Office
10100 Elida Rd.
Delphos, OH 45833

Call: (800) 532-7239

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