Thomson-Hood Veterans Center

​​​​​​​​​​​​Death toll from COVID-19 rises to 22 at Kentucky veteran's center​​


​​​​Thomson-Hood Veterans Center is a 285-bed long-term care facility that has served more than 2,782 Veterans from all branches of the armed forces since admitting the first resident on August 25, 1991. Thomson-Hood is the largest facility operated by the Kentucky Department of Veterans Affairs. Thomson-Hood, along with its sister facilities in Hazard and Hanson​, forms KDVA's Office of Kentucky Veterans Centers.​


By providing skilled nursing care and rehabilitation, Thomson-Hood is dedicated to promoting and maintaining excellence in the care of Kentucky Veterans. Emphasis is placed on preserving residents' rights and helping Veterans maintain the highest possible level of independence.


Daily activities are planned to which residents and/or residents' families are encouraged to attend. Staff is available to assist residents to participate in the activities of their choice.


In accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, no person in the United States shall, on the ground of race, color, or national origin, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be otherwise subjected to discrimination under any program or activity.​​​​​