Marshall County Counseling Information

Child Watch Counseling & Advocacy Center
Free Counseling for Abused Children, Counseling for all others with Medicaid Insurance, CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocate Program), Child Abuse Prevention Education Program, Community Awareness Programs, “Kids in Crisis” Advocacy Program
1118 Jefferson St, Paducah, KY 42001
866-443-1440 |

Consumer Credit Counseling

First Steps
First Steps is a statewide early intervention system that provides services to children with developmental disabilities from birth to age 3 and their families.
425 Broadway, Suite 204, Paducah, KY 42001
270-442-6223 | 800-648-6599 |

Four Rivers Behavioral Health
24-hour Crisis and Information Line: crisis counseling, information, or referral to the appropriate community resource
800-592-3980 (Crisis Line) | 270-442-8039 |

Merryman House Domestic Crisis Center
24 hour Domestic Violence Crisis Hotline, 24-hour emergency shelter, Lethality Assessment Program, Assistance with Emergency Protective Orders, Relocation Services; Mental health support and therapy, Support groups, Comprehensive Case Management, Domestic violence education, Financial Assistance, Housing Search and Placement, Financial Literacy Classes/Economic Empowerment, Transportation, Resource connection and referrals, Children’s services; Housing case management, Housing stabilization, Credit repair, Micro-loan programs/Savings plans, On-going case management and support
PO Box 98, Paducah, KY 42002 
800-585-2686 or  270-443-6001 |

Marshall County Resiliency Center

Purchase Youth Village
Residential mental health treatment program for children and adolescence. 
473 Old Symsonia Rd, Benton, KY 42025

Stephen’s Ministries
Provides the emotional and spiritual care we need when faced with a crisis or difficulty such as a loss of a loved one, hospitalization, divorce or separation, a terminal illness, loneliness, etc. Confidential ministry. 
845 US Hwy. 641 Spur, Benton, KY 42025
270-205-5787 |


For a complete listing of local services please email: or see the Mental Health Resource Guide

Last update: 4-11-2023