Employment Solutions promotes personal and economical independence. As a non-profit organization Employment Solutions is non-owned and is governed by a Board of Directors. The Board works strictly on an unpaid, volunteer basis. Any excess revenue generated by Employment Solutions is retained by the organization to further strengthen and promote our charitable mission.
"All of our progress and change of the past three decades would not have been remotely possible without the dedication of our staff. I hope you will come to appreciate their efforts and expertise as much as I do."
Contact: 859-272-5225 ext. 107
Our Staff & Board
Bluegrass Career Services (BCS) provides work readiness skills, permanent job placement and on-the-job support to people with barriers to employment.
Contact: 859-272-4855 ext. 108
Employment Solutions Personnel (ESP) provides temporary employment for various disadvantaged persons.
Contact: 859-971-1306 ext. 128
College for Technical Education (CTE) offers vocational education within six occupational areas including Business Office Administration, Building Trades Technician, Medical Billing and Coding, Early Childhood Education, Cosmetology and Medical Assistant.
Contact: 859-272-5225 ext. 135
Campus Kids Early Learning Center in conjunction with CTE's Early Childhood Education program provides a licensed day care to children ranging from ages infant to age five.
Contact: 859-271-7670 ext. 138
Waiver service programs are intended to help people with severe disabilities to remain in or return to their homes and community. Employment Solutions accepts both SCL and Michelle P Waivers (MPW).
Contact: 859-253-2658 ext. 230
CTE's cosmetology program offers a full range of salon services to the general public in Winchester, KY.
Fresh Approach utilizes a workforce primarily of people with severe disabilities to process fresh vegetable and fruit products that are custom ordered by restaurants and food distributors.
Contact: 859-253-2658 ext. 236
Life Works Residential provides residential support to people receiving the SCL Waiver throughout Central Kentucky. Residential supports are provided in FHP residences by Family Home Providers.
Contact: 859-303-4463 ext. 606
Community Works Provides One on one service to increase social skill and independence in the home and community.
Contact: 859-288-7580 ext. 301
Expressive Programs provides opportunities for people with developmental disabilities to engage in continuing education, visual arts, performing arts, self-advocacy, daily living skills and various forms of self-expression.
Contact: 859-253-2658 ext. 225
Sunnyside offers adults with intellectual/developmental disabilities enriching services through choices, self expression, and community involvement.
Contact: 859-303-4423 ext. 502
Q-Box utilizes a workforce primarily with severe disabilities to manufacture corrugated boxes and packaging materials as well as assembly operations for local manufacturers and businesses.
Contact: 859-253-2658 ext. 222
ES Transportation provides non-emergency transportation to qualified Medicaid recipients, primarily to attend Medicaid Waiver Adult Day Training Services. ES Transportation services Fayette County as well as a number of its surrounding counties.
Contact: 859-253-2658 ext. 230
(859) 253-2658 ext. 212
(859) 253-2658 ext. 228
(859) 253-2658 ext. 210
Board of Directors
Peggy Henson, President
Peggy Petrilli, EKU, Vice President
Doug Alexander, Public Relations
Arthur Lucas, LFUCG
Doug McSwain, Wyatt, Tarrant and Combs
Dr. Debra Harley, University of Kentucky
Ginny Ramsey, Catholic Action Center
Fred Brown, LFUCG Council Member
Steve Singleton, CPA, Treasurer
Rick Christman, Employment Solutions CEO