Men’s and Women’s Long Term Residential Recovery and Intensive Outpatient Services

Using holistic case management, our clients come to understand their current condition and receive the necessary resources and support for inner healing through our customized process of life skill training and discipleship.

As a means of equipping our clients for an abundant future, our program includes continuing education using resources from the community. These include classes, hands on training, internships, volunteer work, and counseling. Here are a few of the areas that we address:

  • Art
  • Community Service
  • Continuing Adult Education
  • Financial Education
  • Fitness Opportunities
  • Job Readiness
  • Nutrition Guidance
  • Occupational Training
  • Parenting Classes 

Program Partnerships

The following businesses, organizations, and ministries are among the many that provide services, support, and training for our program:


Recovery Support Groups

Encounter Groups – The Support and Recovery Ministry

Welcome to Monday Night Encounter! We are a community of broken people seeking help and healing through connection to Jesus and one another. Encounter Worship is designed to help you unplug and prepare your heart for recovery. Located at The Brick Room, 533 Main St., Shelbyville.

Meeting Time:
Worship starts at 7:00pm with groups immediately following.

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, 12-step program for anyone struggling with hurt, pain, or addiction of any kind. It is a safe place to find community and freedom from the issues that are controlling our life.

Meeting Time:
(**Awake’s CR is temporarily suspended due to covid**. An alternative is Community Recovery at Shelby Christian, Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm)

Veteran Support

Ongoing support is available for our US military veterans. VA representatives are available to answer questions and offer support and counseling in the areas of finances, medical, and housing issues. This is offered on Wednesdays from 12-4 PM at the Awake Ministries’ Serenity Center, 98 7th Street, Shelbyville, KY.

Consider Making a Donation

All of our recovery programming is free of charge to our clients. Help us sustain our life-giving work by becoming a monthly financial partner.


Your recurring donation of $50/month will cover the cost of a client receiving their GED.

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Your recurring donation of $100/month will cover the food, shelter, and programming costs of one client in our residential recovery program.

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Help Us Out

Every act of kindess goes a long way in helping us continue to meet needs in our community.

Reach Us

Awake Ministries Building

Counseling & Food Bank:

(502) 647-5555

Housing & Recovery:

(502) 647-5566
701 Washington Street Shelbyville, KY 40065

MON - FRI: 8AM - 5PM