2024 Farm to Table

Prepare for a culinary extravaganza at the upcoming FARM TO TABLE Event at the GO Center! Keep an eye out for tickets becoming available by late June. It’s time to save the date on your calendars!

Work that Changes Lives

You are the ones who make it possible for us to provide job training programs to the developmentally disadvantaged citizens in our community.

2024 Festival of Trees

Mark your calendars for our 4th Annual Festival of Trees on November 30th and December 1st! This time, the Reception/Auction will dazzle you on the evening of November 30th. Get ready for a jolly good time!


The Guthrie Opportunity Center is a non-profit organization serving people with developmental and intellectual disabilities in the Nelson County, KY community. Our mission is to enhance their lives and the lives of the families who love them. Through job training, community employment, day services, advocacy, arts and social recreation, our goal is to assist these citizens with finding new friends, realizing future career paths, seeking independence and community integration, and unleashing creative passions.

Our Programs & Services

We provide meaningful employment for the developmentally disabled through a variety of contract work opportunities with community partners, including sorting, package assembly, product labeling and more. Our services include supportive employment, case management, behavior support, therapeutic services, support brokers, respite, community living support, outcomes and strategies, and day training.

Latest News & Events




Our 3rd Annual Festival of Trees was a Fantastic Event!Our 3rd Annual Festival of Trees took place on November 25th-26th, with a Reception/Auction on November 27th. The theme for this year's event was POLAR EXPRESS! From the moment you stepped into the venue, you were...

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Our Mission

To provide and sustain a nurturing environment that promotes learning, creates a sense of independence and provides lifelong support to the developmentally disadvantaged in Nelson County.

How You Can Help. Change a Life.

There are many ways to help the Guthrie Opportunity Center. Through our Capital Campaign, Fundraising Opportunities and Individual Donations, we are succeeding. Be a part of the Guthrie Opportunity Center today by donating to this great cause.

900 Nutter Drive Bardstown, KY 40004

Call Us: (502) 348-3989