Leslie County, KY Center

Phone: 423-609-5913

Email: gro.e1582676798mohps1582676798a@eil1582676798seLYK1582676798

Physical Address: Leslie County High School, 27 Eagle Drive, Hyden, KY 41749 (map)

Mailing Address: ASP Leslie County, General Delivery, Hyden, KY 41749

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ASPLeslie

Meet your Leslie County Staff (left to right): Madeline Emery, Center Director; Alex Hitchens, Finance Coordinator; Katie Martin, Operations Coordinator; Grant Vermilya, Volunteer Coordinator

Center Information

Sleeping Quarters: We will use classrooms in the school for sleeping.


Cafeteria/Kitchens: We will utilize the school’s cafeteria and kitchen.


Showers: There will be outdoor showers provided.


Recreation Space: Outdoor space is a little limited. The cafeteria and lobby of the school can be used for recreation.


Closest Medical Facility: 5 minutes away in downtown Hyden.


About the Community

One page info sheet about community

History of ASP in the County: ASP has worked in the county at various times in the past. We have started a new partnership with the school in 2017 and will be working in the community for the next few years.


Population: 10,538


Terrain: Mountainous


County Seat: Hyden, KY


Major Employers: Civilian labor force, food services, health care, and coal.


Per Capita Income: $15,558


Percent Living Below Poverty Line: 33.7%


Interesting Facts: Richard Nixon made his first public appearance after resigning the presidency at the Leslie County dedication of a recreation center named for him.


Tourism: Learn more about Leslie County, KY here.