Western State Hospital (WSH) in Hopkinsville is seeking the help of the community in preparation for Christmas activities to benefit patients at WSH and residents at the Western State Nursing Facility.
Individuals, groups, and businesses can participate in a variety of ways:
- Provide Gifts – for men and women ages 18 and older. Suggested gift items include:
body wash, shampoo, conditioner, deodorant, toothbrushes, toothpaste, hand lotion, knit
caps and gloves, crossword/word search books, playing cards, composition books, and
- Make a Contribution – to purchase additional gifts and to be used for special events and
occasions throughout the year.
- Sponsor a Unit Party – for a unit of 15 patients which usually costs around $150.00 to
purchase refreshments and goodies.
Your support will help ensure that the holidays are just a bit brighter for patients and residents.
For more information, please contact Tony Winfield, community services coordinator, at Western
State Hospital, P.O. Box 2200, Hopkinsville, KY 42241-2200, phone (270) 889-2823 or email at
Western State Hospital is an acute care adult psychiatric facility operated by the Cabinet for
Health and Family Services. The hospital serves the most western 34 counties in Kentucky. The
facility is accredited by The Joint Commission and certified by the Centers for Medicare and