Laurel County Resources
Here are some amazing websites you can visit! Check them out and see what wonderful things they have to offer! Check out the Calendar below for some events you may want to attend.
“The Laurel County Public Library grew from the initial circulating library formed by the Ladies of the First Christian Church in 1916. These women were active throughout the community and after several years of dedicated work, built a library in 1932.”
“Head Start is the national commitment to give every vulnerable child an opportunity to succeed.”
“The free resource center for healthy active living brought to you by Healthy LifeStars, a non-profit organization that is launching a generation of healthy kids through its innovative program, The LifeStar Challenge™”
“The animated series Peep and the Big Wide World gives wings to the innovative idea of teaching science and math to preschoolers.”
“This website can quickly become your go-to place for ways to explore and learn together in your home, your neighborhood and in our city. Because this is a community initiative, other families will be part of this adventure network too.”
“When you aren’t sure where to turn for help, United Way of the Bluegrass is here. United Way helps individuals and families through crisis, and along their journeys to emerge stronger and more secure for the future.”
“Vroom believes all parents want what’s best for their children. So we joined with scientists, researchers, and parents to take the science out of the lab and put it in the hands of caregivers.”
“Our hub is filled with Videos, playful learning activities, and way to help families stay physically and mentally healthy”
“We believe that the greatest teachers ignite a love of learning and a sense of possibility that motivates students to reach their full potential.” https://ket.pbslearningmedia.org/
The CCC’s mission is to serve as a visible community resource committed to offering access to affordable, quality care and education. We pledge to promote, expand, and enhance services that improve the quality of life for all children, families, and early care professionals in the Bluegrass.
“We invite you to experience Southern Kentucky hospitality in London and Laurel County! Our local attractions include the Levi Jackson Wilderness Road State Park, the Wildcat Off-Road Adventure Park, Colonel Sanders Cafe and Museum, Camp Wildcat Civil War Battlefield, and the annual World Chicken Festival!”
Daniel Boone Community Action Agency’s Workforce Innovation “Opportunity Act Program (WIOA) provides assistance to Youth, Adults, and Dislocated Workers. The WIOA Program is designed to assist the job seeker to acquire skills necessary to become gainfully employed.”
“KCEOC Community Action Partnership recognizes that a “hand up” is more effective than a “hand out”. We are dedicated to providing the means and assistance necessary to break the chain of poverty binding the residents of southeastern Kentucky for generations.”