About: The Perkins Center is a division of the Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) and the vast majority of our consumers are referred by OVR Counselors located in serveral cities and towns across the Commonwealth. The Perkins Center serves individuals with many types of disabilities that include, but are not limited to, learning disabilities, Autism Spectrum Disorders, traumatic brain injury, intellectual disability, deaf/hard of hearing, and physical disabilities. The Center currently operates several programs and services that enable consumers to achieve their vocational goals.
About (from Job Corps website): "Job Corps is the nation's largest career technical training and education program for students ages 16 through 24. It is a U.S. Department of Labor program, established in 1964, that provides 60,000 students per year with hands-on training in America's fastest growing careers. And the best part? It's at no cost to you."
About: The Kentucky Autism Training Center strives to be Kentucky's leading resource on Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD). Through connecting with regional, national and University partners KATC will provide the Commonwealth with current evidence based resource information and training opportunities.
About: The Oldham County Adult Education Center offers a variety of programs to encourage and enhance adult learning in a non-threatening and stimulating environment. Whether you are interested in working toward your GED, want to improve your skills to return to college or want to refresh math or writing skills to enable you to better help your children with their homework, we have the program for you.