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How to Contact First Steps

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First Steps is a program of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services. This interdisciplinary program brings together resources from the fields of education, health and social services to meet the special needs of children and their families.

Regular hours are 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (EST) Monday through Friday

First Steps State Lead Agency Mailing Address:

First Steps Program
Department for Public Health
275 E. Main St., HS2W-C
Frankfort, KY 40621

Phone: 877-41STEPS or 877-417-8377

Fax: 502-564-0329

Program Staff: 

Paula Goff, Part C coordinator/program administrator; ICC representative; TOTS data manager

Tammie Isenberg, Part C assistant coordinator, ext. 4377 

Calvonia Radford, lead agency supervisor; POE representative, ext. 4381

VACANT, Financial administrator, ext. 4373 
Ron Southworth, Financial assistant, ext. 4382

Julie Brooks, Quality assurance administrator, ext. 4372

Melissa Hardison,Technical ssistance, ext. 4376 
Holly Ackerman, technical assistance, ext. 4370 

Lisa Dorman, Family Share administrator, ext. 4374

Theresa Krebs-James, provider enrollment, ext. 4378
Jennifer Bobbitt, Provider Enrollment, ext. 4380

Matt Krupp - Insurance billing, awaiting approvals, EOB's, ext. 4356
Shawn Bailey - TIBS, EOB's,  ext. 4379
Julie Sandifer - KEDS, assessments, EOB's, ext. 4402

Connie Coovert, parent consultant - 859-257-6427                            


Last Updated 11/10/2015