Click Here to see a list of all of KSLA members, which include Assisted Living Communities, Personal Care Homes, Memory Care Units and Independent Living Communities. This list allows you to search KSLA provider communities by city, county, zip code and type of community (Assisted Living, Personal Care, Memory Care, Independent Living). If you're searching for a senior living community for yourself or a family member, this is the perfect place to start!
The Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living (DAIL): The Kentucky Department for Aging and Independent Living (DAIL) oversees administration of statewide programs and services on behalf of Kentucky's elders and individuals with disabilities.
Office of Senior Protection and Mediation - Office of the Kentucky Attorney General: The Office of Senior Protection and Mediation was established to protect senior citizens. The office is responsible for administering and offering a variety of services and training to equip senior Kentuckians, and collaborating senior stakeholders in protecting seniors against fraud, scams and financial exploitation.
Click Here for DAIL's Consumer Checklist for selecting an Assisted Living Community.
Click Here for KSLA's document "Things to Know Before Choosing an Assisted Living Community."
Click Here to see the "KARES Public Information" which shares information about required criminal background checks for employees in senior living.
The Office of the Inspector General is the agency that provides governmental oversight for Personal Care Homes in Kentucky.
Licensed Personal Care Homes in Kentucky: Directory of Personal Care Homes in Kentucky - listed by county.
The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services Adult Protection Branch - Elder Abuse: Elder abuse is a crime that knows no boundaries. It can occur anywhere, anytime; it can affect all races, religions, ethnicity, cultures, and socioeconomic groups. It can occur in community settings such as private homes or in an institutional setting. Learn about types of elder abuse and what to do about it.
The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services – Department for Medicaid Services: What is Medicaid? How do I apply? Will I qualify? Find important information about Medicaid in Kentucky.
Click Here for KSLA's document "Things to Know Before Choosing a Personal Care Home."
The Kentucky Attorney General program "Shielding Seniors" assists aging adults by providing information about protection from scams, advocacy and outreach, assisting in the recovery of monies lost to scams, protecting seniors from abuse and fraud and reporting Medicaid fraud, patient abuse and neglect.
The Sanders-Brown Center on Aging: The University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging (SBCoA) basic and clinical scientists work together to improve the health of the elderly in Kentucky and beyond through research dedicated to understanding the aging process and age-related brain diseases, and education, outreach and clinical programs that promote healthy brain aging. Over the past three decades, SBCoA has flourished and has emerged as one of the nation's leading centers on aging. Major foci of the Center are basic and applied research in Alzheimer's disease and related neurodegenerative disorders.
National Institute on Aging - U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: Browse A-Z Health Topics
SEC Guide for Seniors: Protect Yourself from Investment Fraud
Benefits Checkup - National Council on Aging (NCOA): There are over 2,500 benefit programs available nationwide. Find out what benefits may be available in your area.
Nursing Home Compare: Nursing Home Compare has detailed information about every Medicare and Medicaid certified nursing home in the country. A nursing home is a place for people who can’t be cared for at home and need 24-hour nursing care. Search this site to find nursing homes based on a location, and compare the quality of care they provide, as well as their staffing.
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