Western Kentucky University

ALIVE Center for Community Partnerships - Directory

Family Self Sufficiency Program

P.O. Box 430

1017 College Street

Bowling Green, Kentucky 42102-0430


Phone: 270-393-3630

Fax: 270-393-3168

Website: www.bgky.org

Service Area: Bowling Green City Section 8 Tenants

Hours: M-F 7:30am-4:30pm

Cost: No Cost

Service Description: Voluntary program for city section 8 tenants designed to help them leave welfare or low-paying jobs and become self-sufficient through adequate employment. When an FSS participant has increased their earned income, the money Section 8 previously used for them towards rent will go into a savings account for that participant. Activities include studying for GED, training programs or post-secondary education, money management, employability skills, and home ownership workshops, job searches, cleaning up credit reports, and monthly budgeting




If your nonprofit agency or organization would like to update your information, please contact the ALIVE Center at 270-782-0082 or email us at alivebg@wku.edu.

If your nonprofit agency or organization would like include your information in our directory, please complete the human service directory blank form, and return it to the ALIVE Center or email it to alivebg@wku.edu. 

We ask that any nonprofit, civic organization or WKU department using our meeting space, complete the form before reserving a room.




 Last Modified 7/22/13