Resources for Caregivers

Interested in learning the differences between personal care homes, family care homes, and nursing facilities? Click here to see the facilities defined!

Alzheimer’s Association
http://www.alz.org/

Medicare Part A Coverage – Nursing Home Care
https://www.medicare.gov/what-medicare-covers/part-a/part-a-coverage-nursing-home-care.html

Long-Term Care.gov
http://longtermcare.gov/

National Consumer Voice for Quality Long-Term Care
http://theconsumervoice.org/

Adult Protective Services
http://chfs.ky.gov/dcbs/dpp/Adult+Safety+Branch.htm

Adult Protective Services – Online Nonemergency Reporting System
https://prdweb.chfs.ky.gov/ReportAbuse/Home.aspx

Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities
http://www.kyccdd.com/

Department for Aging & Independent Living (DAIL)
http://chfs.ky.gov/dail/

Department for Community Based Services—Local Office Search
https://prd.chfs.ky.gov/Office_Phone/index.aspx

Department of Insurance
http://insurance.ky.gov/Home.aspx

            Kentucky Long-Term Care Insurance Guide
            http://insurance.ky.gov/Documents/LTCComplete011216.pdf  

Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation
http://katlc.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Kentucky Assistive Technology Services (KATS) Network
http://www.katsnet.org/

Kentucky Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
http://www.kcdhh.ky.gov/

Kentucky Initiative for Quality Nursing Home Standards
http://www.kyiq.org/

Kentucky Medicaid—Nursing Facility Services
http://chfs.ky.gov/dms/mnfs.htm

Kentucky Medicaid—What Are Waiver Services?
http://chfs.ky.gov/dms/mws.htm

Kentucky Office for the Blind
http://blind.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Kentucky Partnership for Long-Term Care
http://www.partnershipforlongtermcare.com/kentucky-partnership/index.html

Kentucky Talking Book Library
http://kdla.ky.gov/librarians/talkingbook/pages/default.aspx

Kentucky State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
http://www.lablaw.org/ship-program

Office of the Attorney General
http://ag.ky.gov/Pages/default.aspx

Office of the Attorney General—Abuse Hotline
http://ag.ky.gov/criminal/medicaid/Pages/indicators.aspx

Office of Inspector General (OIG)
http://chfs.ky.gov/os/oig/dhcfs.htm

Office of Inspector General Directories
http://chfs.ky.gov/os/oig/directories.htm

Office of Kentucky Veteran Centers
http://veterans.ky.gov/nursinghomes/Pages/default.aspx

Protection & Advocacy (P&A)
http://www.kypa.net/

Alzheimer’s Association—Greater Kentucky/Indiana Chapter
http://www.alz.org/kyin/

Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging & Independent Living
http://www.bgaaail.org/

Bluegrass Technology Center
http://www.bluegrass-tech.org/

I Know Expo
http://iknowexpo.org/

Kentuckians for Nursing Home Reform
https://www.facebook.com/KFNHR

Legal Aid of the Bluegrass – State Health Insurance Assistance (SHIP) Program
http://www.lablaw.org/ship/