Louisville, KY – According to the statement, this agreement comes after Gov. Beshear’s administration removed LGBTQ anti-discrimination language that the agency steadfastly refused to sign.
The state’s long relationship with Sunrise Children’s Services will continue.
Sunrise is a foster care agency that also offers residential treatment programs.
The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services announced that it entered into the new agreement to continue placing children with Sunrise.
The agreement includes language protecting his client’s religious beliefs.