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I May Not Be Able to Stay in My Home Any Longer. What Are My Options?

There are many options, accommodating many levels of physical and mental need: adult day care, independent living, assisted living, personal care and nursing home care.  Jennifer shares how levels of care are determined, what each provides, and how to pay for services. Jennifer Newton | LFUCG Department of Social Services

How Can the Veteran’s Administration Help My Father?

It’s a question Greg hears all the time. He will step you through the many excellent products and services from healthcare and disability to burial services to survivor benefits that the Veterans Administration makes available to honorably discharged veterans and families.  Greg Cox | Veterans Administration

What On-Line Legal Documents Aren’t Telling You.

Bluegrass Elderlaw, PLLC is a legal practice involved with such aging-related activities as planning, dealing with disability and handling death transfers. Amy describes the legal documents that need to be in place for you to protect yourself and your family. Amy E. Dougherty | Bluegrass Elder Law, PLC

KNOW WHERE

Older adults can go for services and activities that enhance their dignity, support their independence and encourage involvement in the community. Meet them at the 2014 Expo. Lexington Senior Centers 1530 Nicholasville Road Lexington, KY 40503 PHONE (859) 278-6072 EMAIL seniorcenter@lexingtonky.gov WEB lexingtonky.gov

KNOW HOW

To prevent most falls and recover from those you can’t prevent. Body Recall PHONE (859) 986-2181 FAX (859) 986-7580 EMAIL info@bodyrecall.org WEB bodyrecall.org

KNOW WHO

Specializes in beautiful acrylic tub-to-shower conversions, tub liners and one-piece wall surrounds. Bath Fitter PHONE (859) 293-1586 FAX (859) 293-0054 WEB www.bathfitter.com Meet them at the 2014 Expo.

i know expo

APRIL 27 2014 AT LEXINGTON CENTER. Scores of experts on aging well and coping with disabilities, share what they know.  View exhibits, chat one-on-one and attend informative presentations on everything  from  housing, healthcare and insurance, to legal and financial planning, to living well and staying active.