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