About KARP

KARP is a not-for-profit corporation representing the CMHCs located throughout Kentucky. 

KARP provides education about mental illness, chemical dependency, and developmental disabilities, and works to reduce the stigma associated with these conditions.

KARP focuses attention on the wide array of services offered by the CMHCs.

KARP serves as a voice for the CMHCs and promotes their interests.

KARP ensures that all Kentuckians receive the best mental health, intellectual and developmental disability, and substance abuse services available – regardless of ability of pay.

KARP organization is an association which serves as an advocate for the CMHCs and the thousands of Kentuckians who require behavioral health services.