Victims of Violence

Greenhouse 17

GreenHouse17 is an advocacy agency committed to ending intimate partner abuse in families and the community. Crisis counselors are available to help people harmed by intimate partner abuse any time of the day, every day of the year. The main facility is situated on a beautiful 40-acre property in rural Fayette County.

24-Hour Crisis Line:800-544-2022
Business Line: 859-233-0657

Crisis Intervention and Stabilization Services:

  • emergency shelter
  • legal advocacy
  • individual and group support
  • medical and dental treatment
  • budget and credit counseling
  • supportive housing services
  • transportation assistance
  • The Nest

    The Nest provides a safe place for education, counseling, and support to children and families in crisis. Programs focus on the prevention of physical and sexual abuse, neglect of children, and the stabilization of the family unit.

    Phone: 859-259-1974

    530 N. Limestone Street
    Lexington, KY 40508

    Crisis Care Management Program
    The Nest helps families address the obstacles they face, helps them build confidence, and helps them develop skills to begin on a path toward family stability.
    Mon-Thurs 9a-12p and 1p-3p
    Domestic Abuse Program
    The Nest’s Domestic Violence Counseling Program is designed to provide support to families dealing with domestic violence, both currently and in the past.
    Child Care Program
    The Nest Childcare Program provides free long-term, temporary, and emergency child care for children ages birth through 5 years old for parents who are financially unable to secure child care or have no other support system for emergency care.
    Mon-Fri 7a-5:30p

    Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center

    The Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center (BRCC) is made up of people with diverse backgrounds, skills, and philosophies who are united by a commitment to end sexual violence.

    24-Hour Crisis Hotline: 800-656-4673
    Local Crisis Line: 859-253-2511
    Business Phone: 859-253-2615