End Alzheimer’s License Plate Now Available.

Alzheimer’s awareness license plates are now available in Kentucky, Drivers can select the plate whenever renewing tags at any county clerk office.

These specialty plates are available for an additional fee, and those who select the plate will also have the option of including a $10 donation that will fund Alzheimer’s awareness and education activities […]

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Want to see the Kentucky Horse Park’s Southern Lights?

A driving tour of the Southern Lights at the Horse Park will be provided by the Lexington Senior Center on Dec. 13.

The tour will also include dinner at LSC prior to heading out to see the lights.

The cost of $25 includes City BBQ dinner at LSC, Horse Park admission and round trip van transportation.

Dinner […]

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Family Caregiver Workshop in December

 

A workshop designed for family caregivers will offer information about Alzheimer’s disease and caregiving and will also provide an opportunity to reflect, regenerate, and gain a new perspective on your caregiving issues.

The workshop takes place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Dec. 8 at the Alzheimer’s Association, 2808 Palumbo Drive, Lexington. Registration is $10 […]

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Free One-On-One Help for Kentucky Medicare Recipients

Kentucky offers free one-on-one help for Medicare recipients; comparing drug plans annually may help prevent “significant increases” in costs

 

If you automatically renew your Medicare drug plan without researching all of the options, you could face significant increases in your 2018 costs, says the State Health Insurance Assistance Program, reported Kentucky Health News.

“If subscribers to […]

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Technology puzzling you? There’s help for that

If you have questions regarding your tablets, laptops or smartphones, AARP volunteers are at the Senior Center, 195 Life Lane, on the third and fourth Mondays of each month to work with you one-on-one. In November, that’s Nov. 20 and 27th.

The sessions take place from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Contact Amanda Patrick at (859) […]

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University of Kentucky Studies Rural Caregivers

Researchers at the University of Kentucky College of Nursing are inviting you to participate in a lifestyle training study to help decrease the risk for heart disease in family caregivers who care for a loved one with a chronic disease.

You may be eligible to participate if you:

Are 21 years of age or older;
Live in […]

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Free Health Expo at Senior Center

A free health expo takes place from 12:30-2:30 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 8 at the Lexington Senior Center, 195 Life Lane.

Talks include:

Tips and tricks to avoid the Donut Hole/Coverage Gap on your Part D Plan with Chris Palutis, Owner: C&C Pharmacy in Lexington
Right Place at the Right Time: Susan Neville, Senior Living Consultant, Silver Lexington
Downsizing […]

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