(270) 821-8294

   

COVID-19 RESOURCES

FACTUAL INFORMATION SOURCES

Kentucky COVID-19 website – A comprehensive list of COVID-19 information Kentuckians need, including the latest facts on numbers, actions taken by state government, and links to relevant resources.

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

BENEFITS

File for Unemployment Insurance – Kentucky Career Center

Apply for Medicaid only - Kentucky Health Benefit Exchange website or call the Kentucky Healthcare Customer Service line toll-free at (855) 459-6328

Public Assistance (SNAP, KTAP, etc) – Department for Community Based Services

WIC – contact the Hopkins County Health Department at 270-821-5242

MENTAL HEALTH RESOURCES

Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-800-273-8255

Pennyroyal Center Crisis Number: 1-877-473-7766

LAW ENFORCEMENT

Emergencies: dial 911

Central Dispatch: 270-821-1720

Hopkins County Sheriff: 270-821-5661

TO REPORT CHILD ABUSE/NEGLECT: 877-597-2331 or 800-752-6200

FIRE DUES OPT OUT PERIOD OPENS APRIL 1, ENDS JUNE 1

Per Section 6 of Ordinance 2007-14, Hopkins County property owners may opt out of having volunteer fire department subscriber fees added to their tax bills. The annual opt out period is from April 1-June 1.

The opt-out form can be printed by going to hopkinscounty.ky.gov and clicking the “VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPT OPT-OUT FORM” link at the bottom of the page. Copies of the form will also be available outside the north door of the Hopkins County Government Center.

Due to restrictions related to COVID-19, Hopkins County Government Center is closed to in-person traffic. Property owners should mail the completed forms to Hopkins County Fiscal Court, 56 North Main Street, Madisonville, KY 42431 or fax them to (270) 821-8295. They may also be deposited in the drop box located at Government Center. Those who wish a confirmation of receipt should include a phone number on the form.

Those with questions about the opt out forms should call Hopkins County Government Center at (270) 821-8294