Our Mission Statement

We serve Christ by providing for the physical, emotional, educational, and spiritual needs of children and families.

Belief Statement

As a Christian service agency for children and families, we believe that every person is an individual of worth entitled to God's gift of wholeness of life.

Our Vision Statement

The Kentucky United Methodist Homes for Children and Youth shall be a Christ-centered ministry of hope for the healing and wholeness of children and families.

Our Values

  • Christian Love
  • Family Centered
  • Embracing Diversity
  • Quality Service
  • Dedicated Teams
  • Individual Empowerment
  • Personal Respect


We strive to demonstrate God's creating and renewing roles in our world by:

  • Recognizing the unique value and worth of each person
  • Offering a continuum of services to meet the unique and changing needs of children and families
  • Emphasizing the positive benefits of reconciliation and restitution in all persons
  • Treating each person with respect
  • Being an agency of the United Methodist Church and forming partnerships with the state of Kentucky and other appropriate agencies and institutions to serve children and families.