Child Caring/Child Placing Branch
Melissa A. Moore, Assistant Director
LeAnn Hinkle-Lane, Human Services Surveyor Supervisor
Connie Boggess, Compliance Analyst
275 E. Main St. 5 E-F
Frankfort, KY 40621
The Child Caring/Child Placing Branch is responsible for licensing and investigating complaints against residential treatment facilities including group homes, institutions, emergency shelters and wilderness programs, as well as child placing agencies defined as private foster care.
The initial licensing fee for a residential child caring facility or a child placing agency is $100 and $50 for annual renewals.
Listings for all licensed child caring/placing facilities and agencies:
Child Caring Facilities Directory (Group Homes/Institutions)
Child Placing Agencies Directory (Private Adoption/Private Foster Care)
Reporting A Complaint:
To the Office of the Inspector General: Please contact the human services surveyor supervisor, Monday-Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Eastern time at (502) 595-5775 or fax to (502) 595-5773.
To report child abuse or neglect: Please contact Community Based Services on the statewide hotline at (877) 597-2331.
The CC/CP Branch uses R-Post, a registered email service. Please ensure you keep the CC/CP Branch informed of any changes to your contact information.
To update your information, please email Connie Boggess