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BCHD Resource Guide - Food

Blessed Teresa of Calcutta Catholic Church

We are the Catholic Church in Fairdale, offering all religious services of the Church.  We are also a distribution site for Dare to Care in our district.  In conjunction with Fairdale Area Community Ministries, our Church offers emergency assistance to those in need who live within our parish boundaries.



Phone: 502-363-9929


903 Fairdale Rd
Fairdale, Ky, 40118

Brooks/Freedom FRC

Brooks/Freedom FRC serves the children and families of Brooks Elementary and Freedom Elementary.  The purpose of the Family Resource Center is to remove barriers to education so that all children and families may be successful.


Phone: 502-869-2012 / 502-869-3612

Sherri Bishop, Coordinator
1400 Brooks Hill Road
Brooks, KY 40109


Dare to Care

Dare to Care distributes food to our partner agencies, which include food pantries, shelters, emergency kitchens, and other social service organizations. In turn, these agencies provide food assistance to community members in need.

Dare to Care serves the following counties in Kentucky: Bullitt, Jefferson, Spencer, Shelby, Oldham, Trimble, Henry, and Carroll, and the following counties in Indiana: Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Crawford, and Washington.

If you are in need of food assistance, please call Dare to Care at 502-966-3821 to find an agency in your area.

Bullitt County has four locations with weekly food dispensing.

First Baptist Shepherdsville – 502-543-7721
First Baptist Mt Washington – 502-538-7361
Little Flock Baptist – 502-955-8760
Lebanon Junction – 502-833-4954

Hillview Community Christian Church - 502-957-3801

Ray of Hope Christian Fellowship - 502-921-2518

Shepherdsville First Church of the Nazarene - 502-994-6247

Turnaround Resource Center - 502-488-5046

Mt. Washington Community Ministries - 502-538-8439

The Golden Arrow Center for Mothers and Children

An outreach ministry of St. Martin of Tours Catholic Church in Louisville, Kentucky.

We seek to make the life option viable; honor and meet each person on their life’s journey in hopes that our clients develop personal ownership of decisions to effect positive changes in their lives, always following St. Martin of Tours’ vision. The Golden Arrow Center also gives referrals for other services rendered in the community. We provide assistance to mothers, mothers-to-be and their children.

  • We help clothe and feed the innocents from birth to age five

  • We offer listening ears and open hearts to parents in need of understanding and friendship

  • We do these things joyfully, for the glory of God, in the name of our Savior, Jesus Christ:

  • Baby diapers

  • Baby formula/ baby food

Business hours are:

Monday - Friday from 9:00 a.m. until 12 noon.

Please bring a photo ID and proof of children. Social security and passport.


Phone: 502-589-6696 / 502-582-2827

Fax: 502-589-3537


730 East Gray Street
Louisville, KY 40202

Hand In Hand Family Resource Center

Bullitt County Family Resource Center aimed at serving families in the Maryville/Overdale elementary school area. This center provides assistance with basic needs, educational support, health service referrals and works toward removing barriers to academic success.

Overdale Elementary
651 Overdale Drive
Louisville, KY 40229
(502) 869-2812

Organization Address:
Maryville Elementary
4504 Summers Drive
Louisville, KY 40229
(502) 869-2412

Journey Church

Journey has a food pantry of shelf stable items. To pick up a box please contact the office phone number Monday-Thursday between 10-2 to arrange to pick up a box. Journey has a clothes closet for those in need of clothing. Infant to adult clothing. Please contact the Journey Clothes Closet Facebook page to make an appointment to come pick out items needed.


  • Church

  • Food Pantry

  • Clothes closet




Phone: 502-531-9602



416 S Buckman Street

Shepherdsville, KY 40165

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Lighthouse General Baptist Church

A church dedicated to loving people, loving God, spreading His Word, and praising His Holy Name! Church, providing love offerings, food, and other help when possible. Also pastor ministers at weddings, funerals, and marriage counseling at no charge for those in need.

Phone: 502-489-2896



Pastor Frank Watts

2214 S. Bardstown Rd

Mt. Washington, KY 40047

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The YSC’s mission is simple- reduce students’ barriers to academic success! In developing community partnerships, FRYSCs provide vital programs, services, and referrals to students and their families to support learning, overall well-being, and transition into adulthood.



  • Referrals to health & social services

  • Substance abuse education & counseling

  • Family crisis & mental health counseling




Phone: 502-869-5212


269 Water Street

Mt. Washington 40047

Multi-Purpose Community Action Agency eliminates barriers to economic self-sufficiency for low-income families & senior citizens through community support & partnerships.


Community Action changes people’s lives, embodies the spirit of hope, improves communities, and makes America a better place to live. We care about the entire community, and we are dedicated to Helping People Help Themselves and each other.


Phone: 502-543-4077

Fax: 502-543-2279


Laura Perdue, Director of Community Services
214 Frank E. Simon Ave
Shepherdsville, KY 40165 

North Bullitt High School Youth Service Center

To serve students and provide:

  • -Referrals to health services and community resources

  • -Summer and Part-Time job development

  • -Employment counseling, training, and placement

  • -Drug and alcohol abuse counseling

  • -Family Crisis & Mental Health Counseling



Phone: 502-869-6213

Jennifer Lowe

3300 E. Hebron Lane
Shepherdsville, KY 40165

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The mission statement of the Old Mill/Crossroads Elementary Family Resource Center is to identify and help families with their unique needs and to overcome barriers that prevent children from receiving the most benefit from their educational opportunities.


Phone: 502-869-7412


Gabby Lawson

156 Erin Circle
Mt. Washington, KY 40047


Roby & Nichols Family Resource Center 

Shepherdsville Nichols Family Resource Center provides assistance for families in the areas of basic needs, health services referrals, and educational support, whenever possible, and refers to other agencies when necessary.

Mekayla Belcher
Phone: 502-869-7212

Saint Francis Xavier

We are located in the old church building next to Stringer Lane. Primarily Mt. Washington residents. Limited funds available to other Bullitt County cities residents. Utilities and Food assistance, etc.



Phone: 502-538-4933 / 502-955-0449


155 Stringer Ln.
Mt. Washington, KY 40047-7354

Shepherdsville Church of the Nazarene

Welcome to Shepherdsville Nazarene Church were we love and serve God and others as our purpose and mission. The culture that we live in today is full of brokenness and heartache. We want to point people to the help that bring healing to the physical, emotional and spiritual body. Come join us for worship.



  • Dare to Care Food Bank

  • Community Pantry



Phone: 502-994-6247


Rob Beckett, Pastor
P.O. Box 844
244 N. Maple Street
Shepherdsville, KY 40165​

Turnaround Resource Center

The Turnaround Resource Center was established in September 2017 to assist anyone who enters the building with information on how to get out of the current situation. No matter where you’re or what you’re doing your current situation is not your final destination. Come on down to the turnaround where we can help you turn your life around, with three locations to help you. We are quite sure your needs can be met. Volunteer, if you would like, to become part of the Turnaround family, just reach out.


  • Help

  • Resources

  • Information

  • Food

  • Notary

  • Awareness

  • Christian operated

  • Free Meal



Phone: 502-488-1628

11980 S Preston Hwy
11491 S. Preston HWY
191 S. Poplar Street
Lebanon Junction, Ky 40150

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