Healing Starts Here

Thousands of Kentucky’s children are in crisis, removed from their homes because they have been abused or neglected. For many, Maryhurst is the only answer. Recognized as one of the few agencies in the country capable of caring for teenage girls who are among the most traumatized victims, Maryhurst helps those who have nowhere else to turn for healing and hope.

Thank you to Women Who Wine

          (Photo: Christy Kaiser, Katie Kern, Judy Lambeth, Rita Vest) Thanks to Women Who Wine for a Cause for their generous donation to Maryhurst. … [Read More...]

A Big Thank you!

Thanks to Joe Riddle for donating a color printer for our therapist!  This will be used to help our children print family pictures in color to be used in creating their Life Books. … [Read More...]

The need for Maryhurst’s services today is greater than ever. With Kentucky leading the nation in child fatalities due to abuse and neglect, more children are desperate for the hope and healing only Maryhurst can provide. However, given the challenging economic climate and far fewer state funds available to care for the children removed from their families, we rely on community support more than ever. Click here to help.

Butterfly Stories

DebbieLopez-Thorpe and family"I am indebted to Maryhurst for what Maryhurst did for my Mother, Annie George Thomas. My Mother was removed from a very dysfunctional home and placed in Maryhurst in 1945." Read more of Annie's story