Like to drive? ITNBluegrass could use your help

ITNBluegrass, which provides transportation to seniors and people with visual impairments, operates anywhere in Fayette and Northern Jessamine Counties.   Some of the service characteristics include:   Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Available for any type of ride within the service area, with no limitations on ride purpose Rides are provided [...]

Stressed? Tired? Sick? Depressed?

  Mindful Moments, a 30-minute guided meditation session takes place at 1:30 p.m. on Wednesdays and Thursdays at the Senior Citizens Center, 195 Life Lane, in the group fitness studio. Regular meditation has been shown to improve symptoms of various physical ailments including anxiety, dementia, depression, insomnia, cardiovascular conditions, chronic pain, Parkinson’s, arthritis, asthma, IBS [...]

Senior Community Service Employment Program

  The Senior Community Service Employment Program (SCSEP) provides training and part-time employment opportunities to low-income people 55 and older. To participate, you must be 55 or older and a Kentucky resident with an income at or less than 125 percent of the poverty level. Benefits include: Earned income Training and experience to help develop [...]

Traveling with a person with dementia this holiday season? Here are tips to help

As people conduct their holiday travel this year, planning and completing a long distance trip can be very stressful for the more than 70,000 Kentucky residents currently living with Alzheimer’s and their families. While the symptoms of this progressive brain disease can sometimes make travel more difficult, it doesn’t mean families can’t travel with a [...]