How We Help

Helping Hand of Hope Reception Desk

Helping Hand of Hope provides the following services:

  • Rent Assistance (30 days overdue & eviction notice)
  • Utility Assistance (30 days overdue & cut-off notice)
  • Clothing Assistance
  • Food Assistance
  • Prescription Assistance (client needs to contact the Hardin-Larue Co. Community Clinic first)
  • Furniture/Appliance Assistance
  • Transportation Assistance for Hardin Co. residents with out-of-county medical appointments
  • Job Readiness/Job Placement (Contact Carolyn at 270-769-3092 for an appointment)
  • Budgeting Classes (Contact Carolyn at 270-769-3092 for an appointment)

For assistance, please provide the following:

  • Income statement (such as, pay stubs for the past 30 days) for all those in the household who receive income
  • Photo ID for all adults in the household
  • Social Security cards for everyone (adults & children) living in the household.
  • A food stamp letter and card
  • Proof of residency in Hardin County (such as, lease or utility bill)
  • For rental assistance – an eviction notice indicating rent is at least thirty (30) days overdue
  • For utility assistance – a dated cut-off notice indicating that the bill is at least thirty (30) days overdue.


If you would like to assist Helping Hand of Hope in our mission by making a financial contribution, you can make your donations online via PayPal or by mailing a check to P.O. Box 642, Elizabethtown Kentucky 42702.

Donations for our thrift shop are gratefully accepted at our office at 6796 S. Wilson Rd in Elizabethtown.

Donation pick-up is available for donated furniture or appliances.