There are no fees to youth or families for any services provided by AYS. AYS can currently accommodate 10 children and youth in our shelter facility, but if the shelter is full all reasonable efforts are made to connect these individuals to other shelter services.
MASH Drop Inn Emergency Shelter 536 West Third Street Lexington, KY 40508 (859) 254-2501
MASH Drop Inn serves children 0-17 years old who are runaway, homeless, or otherwise in crisis. Youth may request shelter themselves or be referred by the police, their parents or guardians, or a teacher, counselor, or social worker, or other professional.