Pennyroyal Center


Mental health services are taking a hit in western Kentucky, with the Pennyroyal Center announcing the closure of its Madisonville and Hopkinsville therapeutic rehabilitation programs. The center will also lay off 15 people. 

The therapeutic rehabilitation programs are for adults with chronic mental illness and will cease operation June 27.

Pennyroyal Center Joins National Crisis Line Network

Oct 26, 2012

Mental health service provider The Pennyroyal Center has linked its phone lines to a national crisis number. People in the Pennyroyal Center’s eight-county service region who call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline number will route back to the local agency's RESPOND call center. Quality Management Director Jamie Nichols says Louisville used to be the closest national crisis line link.