How To Get Started

At Bluegrass, we believe everyone has the ability to improve their life. We provide individuals and families with treatment in a supportive and respectful environment with a sensitivity to any past trauma. Bluegrass is one of the largest community-based behavioral health providers in the country. We work with 25,000 central Kentuckians each year. As a non-profit, we exist to help people from every walk of life and regardless of ability to pay.

Our caring professionals provide treatment for many mental health issues including; depression, anxiety, bi-polar disorder and schizophrenia. You will find help from dedicated professionals such as therapists, case managers, peer support specialists and doctors. Treatment plans are person-centered and based on the needs of the individual and family. Some of the services we offer are:

  • individual, group, couple and family counseling
  • psychiatry
  • case management
  • specialty programs - supported employment, housing support

Call our 24-Hour Help Line for support and appointments at 1.800.928.8000. Our staff are available to answer your questions and help you begin your recovery.


What to Expect at Your First Appointment

Plan on 1 to 2 hours for your first visit. Please arrive 30 minutes early to fill out paperwork. You will need to bring a list of medications you are taking, a list of mental health services you may have received in the past, insurance or medical card and emergency contact information. If you are under 18, a parent or guardian, with proof of guardianship, need to attend.