Goodwill is committed to connecting Kentuckians with meaningful ways to improve their lives through employment. We serve people who face barriers to finding and keeping a job, helping them prepare for the workforce, pairing them with a career coach, and identifying and securing employment with a career path so they have an opportunity to work their way out of poverty. Goodwill’s mission is carried out through a variety of programs and services, all with one goal—to help people with disabilities or other challenges become more successful, productive, and independent.

The participant:

  • Must be at least sixteen (16) years old
  • Must not be dangerous to self or others
  • Must have a vocational disadvantage
  • Must be able to care for personal needs or provide own assistant
  • Must be willing to participate voluntarily
  • Must have a desire to obtain employment

Types of challenges may include:

  • Limited education or work history
  • Socioeconomic challenges
  • Substance abuse
  • Former offenders
  • Work-related injuries

Types of disabilities may include:

  • Physical
  • Emotional
  • Learning
  • Developmental


Learn more about Goodwill’s employment programs and services:

Program Results: Fiscal Year 2016

Hours of operation are typically 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM local time, Monday through Friday. Accommodations in scheduling can be arranged; call for specifics.