Credit counseling is required for an individual before filing bankruptcy. The U.S. Trustees' website maintains a list of approved credit counseling agencies.
To go to the list of approved credit counseling agencies for the Eastern District of Kentucky on the U.S. Trustee website, click here.
The U.S. Courts' website maintains a checklist of required statements, lists and schedules for filing bankruptcy.
To go to a PDF document on the U.S. Courts' website that contains a checklist for each chapter of bankruptcy, click here.