Office of Kentucky Veterans Centers

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Our Mission

We are committed to serving Kentucky’s veterans by fosterin​g independence, preserving dignity and providing compassionate care.

THVC Reaches Charitable Campaign Goal in Hairy Style

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Assistant Directors of Nursing Ed Thompson (seated) and Chad Helton challenged the staff at Thomson-Hood Veterans Center to exceed its Kentucky Employees Charitable Campaign goal of $12,000.  If they did, Thompson and Helton promised to switch head and facial hair.  Thompson shaved off his full head of hair and a nice mustache, while clean-shaven Helton let his start to grow back.

Now That's A Veterans Day Flag

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Paul E. Patton Eastern Kentucky Veterans Center displayed this new flag as part of its Veterans Day events. News coverage included:


Apply for Jobs 

Open positions at the new Radcliff Veterans Center and our other facilities are posted online at Kentucky Careers​. The Kentucky Careers​ website is the only way to apply for jobs with KDVA.


Radcliff Veterans Center


The Veterans Center is scheduled to be open in late Fall 2016/Early Winter 2017.  If you have any questions, please call 270-352-6716 and we will be happy to help you.

Kentucky’s newest 120-bed State Veteran Home incorporates the Community Living Centers model. We are proud to offer our veterans:

  • All private rooms with private baths
  • Only 10 veterans in one household, 3 households to a neighborhood
  • Each household has an enclosed courtyard and covered porch
  • Country Kitchen Dining Service, spacious activity/lounge areas

Please feel free to contact the administrator, Israel Ray at with any questions.

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