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Kathy Dobbins, Wellspring

Kathy Dobbins, Wellspring Kathy Dobbins is executive director of Wellspring, the mission of which is to promote the recovery of persons with severe and persistent mental illness through leadership in the development of quality housing and rehabilitative services.

Located in Louisville, Ky., Wellspring has developed seven staffed residential programs and 88 community-based independent housing units since it began in 1982. Most of the housing is in Jefferson County; however, services have expanded to surrounding counties.

Kathy Dobbins with Candyce Clifft If you are in psychiatric crisis right now, please contact either your mental health provider, the Seven Counties Services crisis line, 502-589-4313 or 1-800-221-0446 (toll free), or dial 911 and ask for help.

Donations to Wellspring can be two ways:
1) Checks may be mailed to:

Wellspring, c/o Development Dept.

P.O. Box 1927

Louisville, KY 40201-1927

or 2) Credit card donations may be made by calling 502-635-1570.

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