Happy Thanksgiving

Happy Thanksgiving from your friends at the I Know Expo!

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AARP grants help five Kentucky cities

Residents in five Kentucky cities will soon enjoy more amenities aimed at making their neighborhoods places where people of all ages can thrive, thanks to 2019 AARP Community Challenge grants.

In Danville, the money will go toward mosaic workshops with students at the Kentucky School for the Deaf, with the goal of creating a large […]

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Experts on aging will speak at free Family Caregivers Workshop

A free program especially for family caregivers will take place Friday, Dec. 6, starting at 9 a.m.

The event 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.

Local and statewide experts who specialize in aging and Alzheimer’s care […]

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New Ky. program can help you complete your college degree

A new AARP Kentucky program is training volunteers to help adults with some college experience find resources to complete their degrees or earn credentials for in-demand jobs.

The Kentucky Lifelong Learning Ambassador Project is a pilot program that aims to connect AARP members with scholarships, the state’s Project Graduate program and other opportunities.

AARP is collaborating […]

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Film looks at development of Hospice movement

The film, “Pioneers of Hospice” is a rare living testament to the history and challenges pioneers in the field of end-of-life-care faced while shaping hospice care as we know it today.

The film will be shown at the Lexington Senior Center, 195 Life Lane, at 1:30 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 19.

The journey is recounted by […]

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Veteran caregiver assistance benefits expected to expand in 2020

Thousands of veterans injured in the line of duty before Sept. 11, 2001, will receive their long-awaited caregiver benefits as early as this summer, when the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is expected to complete a project in support of the expansion and begin taking applications.

“The plan is for us to launch expansion the […]

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