Kentucky Kinship Resource Center

The Kentucky Kinship Resource Center (KKRC) provides a continuum of services to meet the unique needs of kinship providers across the Commonwealth. Through comprehensive and creative training and education programs, innovative peer support and mentoring initiatives, and broad-based advocacy, KKRC provides the support and resources needed for kinship providers to safeguard the well-being of the children in their care.

6

Unique Centers & Labs

116%

Increase in FY20 extramural research funding

50,000+

Individuals served annually by Centers & Labs

News


UK College of Social Work Study Shows Black Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence Receive Less Workplace Support

UK College of Social Work Study Shows Black Survivors of Intimate Partner Vio...

A new study from the College of Social Work at the University of Kentucky showed Black survivors of intimate partner
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UK College of Social Work’s Natalie Pope Receives 2021 Rose Dobrof Award

UK College of Social Work’s Natalie Pope Receives 2021 Rose Dobrof Award

Natalie Pope, Ph.D., Associate Professor at the UK College of Social Work, has been selected for the 2021 Rose Dobrof
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New Study Offers Insight on Impact of Masculinity on the Mental Health of Gay Black Men

New Study Offers Insight on Impact of Masculinity on the Mental Health of Gay...

A recent study conducted by University of Kentucky College of Social Work researcher Keith J. Watts, Ph.D., discusses the social
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Events


December 7, 2021, 12:00 pm
Certificate Info Session

Certificate Info Session

Join a College of Social Work Advisor through Zoom to learn more about Graduate Certificates offered through the College of Social Work and how to
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December 7, 2021, 7:00 pm
ASK-VIP LGBTQ+ Support Group with Antoine & Jeremiah Smith-Rouse

ASK-VIP LGBTQ+ Support Group with Antoine & Jeremiah Smith-Rouse

Facilitated by: Antoine & Jeremiah Smith-Rouse December 7, 2021, 7:00-8:00 PM CST To register for this support group, visit here, and select ASK-VIP Support Group.
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December 8, 2021, 12:00 pm
DSW Info Session

DSW Info Session

Join our DSW Program Coordinator, Dr. Laura Escobar-Ratliff, and College of Social Work personnel as we discuss our Doctorate of Social Work program. Topics will
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