A Department of Education is a federal or state agency that provides leadership, develops policy, and awards funding for public schools in Letcher County, Kentucky. As part of this mission, Departments of Education distribute grants and federal funding, including education block grants, Title I grants, and IDEA grants. They also award School Improvement Grants, Teacher Incentive Funds, and Pell Grants, in addition to other student loans and grants. Students, teachers, and educators can learn more about Letcher County government grants issued by the Department of Education on its website.
Jenkins Ironton Department of Education Jenkins KY 9485 Highway 805 41537 740-532-4133
A Department of Transportation is a state or federal agency that plans and develops transportation systems and infrastructure in Letcher County, Kentucky. The federal Department of Transportation offers several Letcher County government grants, including grants for road, rail, transit, and port projects, as well as car and vanpool projects, bicycle and pedestrian facilities, and transit research and safety improvements. State Departments of Transportation provide grants for private operators, senior centers, non-profits, and transit systems. Letcher County government grant information is available on the Department of Transportation website.
Letcher County Road Department Whitesburg KY 2157 U.s. 119 41858 606-633-7583
Whitesburg Transportation Department Whitesburg KY 2091 U.s. 119 41858 606-633-2514
A Veterans Affairs Department provides services to veterans, including veterans from the Armed Forces and Reserves in Letcher County, Kentucky. The federal VA, as well as local Letcher County branches, provide government grants for veterans in rural areas, homeless providers grants, community agency grants, and nurse retention grants. The Letcher County VA also provides cemetery grants and supportive services grants for veterans and their families. VA grants both go to agencies, organizations, and individual veterans. The VA provides more information about government grants on its website.
Veterans of Foreign Wars Whitesburg KY 211 Jenkins Road 41858 606-633-8877
A Housing Authority provides low-income rental housing, rental assistance programs, and other housing assistance for eligible individuals and families in Letcher County, Kentucky. At the federal level, the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) operates over 20 government grant programs, including affordable housing development grants, community and economic development grants, fair housing grants, and rental assistance grants. HUD also offers Letcher County supportive housing and services grants. Housing Authority grants can help fund Letcher County low-income housing, local housing assistance programs, and provide grants for housing assistance such as Section 8.
Whitesburg Housing Authority Whitesburg KY 4 Banks Street 41858 606-633-7144