Expect to see these fine businesses and organizations at the 2014 i know expo.

Professional Help and Information

Know more about financial, legal and insurance matters.


Bluegrass Elderlaw PLLC  Focused on the preparation of documents for seniors and their families (powers of attorney, health care directives, wills and trusts) and on Medicaid planning, guardianship and estate settlement.

CONTACT  Carolyn Kenton or Amy Dougherty 120 North Mill Street, Suite 300 Lexington, KY 40507 PHONE (859) 281-0048 EMAIL amy@bgelderlaw.com WEB bgelderlaw.com


D. Scott Neal, Inc. A fee-only financial planning and investments firm, helping clients make sound financial decisions at each stage of life.

CONTACT  Scott Neal P.O. Box 2010 Lexington, KY  40588 PHONE  (859) 254-3036   EMAIL  scott@dsneal.com WEB  dsneal.com


Kentucky Health Solutions Specializing in helping people with their health insurance needs from individual coverage to Medicare health plans, as well as long-term care insurance and life insurance planning.

CONTACT  Pete Alberti  P.O. Box 24801  Lexington, KY  40524  PHONE   (859) 312-9646   EMAIL pete.alberti@kyhealthsolutions.com   WEB   kentuckyhealthsolutions.com


McClelland & Associates, PLLC A law practice focusing on elder law and special needs issues including Medicaid, guardianship, estate planning, special needs planning, trust administration and Veterans Administration benefits counseling.

CONTACT Kim Johnson 1795 Alysheba Way, Suite 2102 Lexington, KY  40509  PHONE  (859) 543-0061  EMAIL  Kimjohnson@qx.net  WEB  elderlawlexington.com


Law Offices of Johnson Crump  A law firm whose primary goal is to ensure your needs are met in the areas of estate planning, elder law and business planning.

CONTACT  Charles E. Johnson, Esq. 271 West Short Street, Suite 409  Lexington, KY  40507 PHONE (859) 233-0313 EMAIL jcwhlaw@outlook.com WEB jcwhlaw.com


Paradigm Partners UBS Financial Services Helping you realize your ultimate goals by utilizing a holistic wealth management approach that addresses your entire financial life.

CONTACT Mark Korona   307 South Ashland Avenue  Lexington, KY  40502  PHONE (859) 335-8108  EMAIL  Mark.korona@ubs.com  WEB financialservicesinc.ubs.com


Living at Home

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Accessible Home Health Care A licensed personal service agency providing in-home personal care, meal preparation, laundry, light housekeeping, medication reminders, Alzheimer’s and dementia care and geriatric case management in Fayette and surrounding counties.

CONTACT  Bill Hughes 366 Waller Avenue, Suite 112 Lexington, KY  40504 PHONE (859) 313-5167 EMAIL bhughes@accessiblebluegrass.com WEB accessiblebluegrass.com


Active Day Adult Day Program  Centers in Frankfort, Georgetown, Lexington and Richmond offer activities, social services, meals and nursing care in a safe, caring, attentive and cost-effective environment.  Provides effective management of chronic conditions, cognitive and physical stimulation, and medical management.

CONTACT  Rebecca Keeth  2432 Regency Road, Suite 180  Lexington, KY  40503 PHONE (859) 278-2053 EMAIL rkeeth@activeday.com WEB activeday.com


Baptist Health Lifeline The industry-leading medical alert service that provides fast access to a trained, caring response associate at the push of a button, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Providing peace of mind and confidence to help maintain independent living at home.

CONTACT Amanda Walker 1740 Nicholasville Road Lexington, KY 40503 PHONE (859) 260-6214 EMAIL amanda.walker@bhsi.com WEB bhsi.com


Bath Fitter  Convert your existing tub into a large shower with safety features in as little as ONE DAY!  Perfect for those with limited mobility.

CONTACT Angela Niven 1191-C Brock McVey Drive Lexington, KY  40509 PHONE (800) 721-8427 EMAIL aniven@bathroomalternatives.com WEB bathfitter.com


Caretenders/Almost Family  Medicare-certified home health care providing highly skilled, compassionate services. Senior Advocacy programs promote optimum health and independence. Almost Family provides home, community-based, personal care services including homemaking, respite for caregivers and minor home adaptations. Case management by a qualified RN or social worker.

CONTACT Stephanie O. Nelson 2432 Regency Road, Suite 150 Lexington, KY  40503 PHONE (859) 276-5369 EMAIL stephanienelson@caretenders.com WEB almostfamily.com


Gentiva Home Health  A licensed, certified home health agency providing physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, skilled nursing and home health aid. Serves Fayette and surrounding counties. Ranked among the top 25% of the nation’s home health agencies two years running.

CONTACT  Robin Delaney 2020 Liberty Road, Suite 115 Lexington, KY  40505 PHONE (859) 252-4206 EMAIL robin.delaney@gentiva.com WEB gentiva.com


Home Instead Senior Care Enhancing the lives of aging adults and their families as Lexington’s trusted source of non-medical home care.  Services include specialized Alzheimer’s/dementia care, personal care and companionship.

CONTACT Gabriel Huffman, General Manager 207 East Reynolds Road, Suite 150 Lexington, KY 40517 PHONE (859) 273-0085 EMAIL lexington@homeinstead.com  WEB homeinstead.com


I.A.S.B.G.-Independence Assistance Services of the Bluegrass Excellent Lexington based nonmedical, in-home care assistance and housekeeping. Remain independent at home at an affordable price. Services include individualized personal care, housekeeping, transportation, meal prep, medication reminders, activities, and more 7 days a week.

CONTACT Jan Carter 343 Waller Avenue, Suite 309 Lexington, KY 40504 PHONE (859) 303-4040 EMAIL info@iasbg.com WEB iasbg.com


Lexington Fair Housing Council Provides free legal assistance to victims of housing discrimination and operates throughout Kentucky to ensure equal housing opportunity for all.

CONTACT Arthur Crosby 207 East Reynolds Road, Suite 130 Lexington, KY 40517 PHONE (859) 971-8067 EMAIL crosbylfhc@hotmail.com WEB  lexingtonfairhousing.com


Lifeline Homecare Solutions from the heart to preserve independence and quality of life. Offering a full range of services tailored specifically to you, including personal care, homemaking, respite, incidental transportation, and more.
CONTACT Debbie Wilson P.O. Box 429 Somerset, Kentucky 42052 PHONE (606) 678-4032 EMAIL referral.lifelinehomecare@gmail.com WEB llhcs.com


Radio Eye  A radio service that broadcasts daily readings of newspapers, magazines and other printed information to individuals who are blind or otherwise unable to read.

CONTACT  Amy Hatter  1733 Russell Cave Road  Lexington, KY  40505  PHONE (859) 422-6390  EMAIL  info@radioeye.org  WEB radioeye.org


ResCare HomeCare  Quality care and compassionate support in your home or community.  Individualized personal care, homemaking, transportation and remote monitoring.  Services available from 1 to 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

CONTACT  Elecia Smith   383 E. Main Street  Lexington, KY  40507  PHONE  (859) 543-2273  EMAIL  elecia.smith@rescare.com  WEB  ResCareHomeCare.com 


Senior Helpers of the Bluegrass  Personalized, locally owned, non-medical, companion and personal care provided by dementia certified, trained, bonded and insured professional caregivers.  Provides flexible scheduling from full-time to occasional check-ins.

CONTACT  Lorri Mills  3070 Harrodsburg Road, Suite 240  Lexington, KY  40503  PHONE  (859) 296-2525  EMAIL  lmills@seniorhelpers.com  WEB  seniorhelpers.com


SureHands Lift & Care Systems  Transfer systems and accessories that are customized to meet the specific needs and transferring goals of both the user and caregiver.

CONTACT  Gary Stoops  7002 Green Spring Drive  Louisville, KY  40241  PHONE (765) 477-1041 or  (800) 724-5305   EMAIL garystoops@gmail.com WEB surehands.com


Susan Bachner Consulting, LLC Utilizes universal design solutions to provide safety evaluations, consultations, home modifications and products which promote safety, comfort and accessibility for persons experiencing difficulty with activities of daily living.

CONTACT  Susan Bachner 874 McMeekin Place Lexington, KY  40502 PHONE  (859) 273-1122   EMAIL  sbachnerky@gmail.com  WEB  susanbachnerconsulting.com



Living Options

Know more about alternatives to living in your own home.


Ashland Terrace Retirement Home A non-profit independent living retirement home for elderly women. Meals, transportation, housekeeping, linens, activities and outings provided at affordable rates.

CONTACT Kelly Weber 475 South Ashland Avenue Lexington, KY 40502 PHONE (859) 266-2581 EMAIL Kelly@ashlandterrace.org WEB ashlandterrace.org


Christian Care Communities  This non-profit, faith-based Kentucky organization offers services for the older population, including Bridgepointe, a new personal care community, the dementia-specific Best Friends Adult Day Center adjoining Bridgepointe and Christian Adult Day Center which is Medicaid reimbursable. 

CONTACT Margaret McCoskey, MSSW  5220 Grey Oak Lane  Nicholasville, KY  40356  PHONE   (859) 885-3000  EMAIL  margaret.mccoskey@ccc1884.0rg  WEB  christiancarecommunities.org


Daisy Hill Senior Living Provides full dining services, 24 hour personal care, laundry and housekeeping, emergency support, a full range of social activities and medication reminders.

CONTACT Kristen Lawson  1001 Crossfield Drive  Versailles, KY  40383  PHONE   (859) 753-2000  EMAIL kristen@goodworksunlimited.com  WEB  daisyhillseniorliving.com


Hartland Hills An all-inclusive retirement community that focuses entirely on providing residents with full, engaging and enriching lifestyles.

CONTACT Cassie Beach 1005 Tanbark Road Lexington, KY 40515 PHONE   (859) 273-1212 EMAIL Cassie.beach@holidaytouch.com WEB  hartlandhills.com


Independence Place, Inc. A center for independent living with a mission of assisting people with disabilities to achieve their potential for community inclusion through improved access and equal opportunity.

CONTACT Pamela Roark-Glisson 1093 South Broadway, Suite 1218 Lexington, KY 40504 PHONE   (859) 266-2807 EMAIL pglisson@independenceplaceky.org  WEB  independenceplaceky.org


Liberty Ridge Community Senior Living Community A nonprofit ministry of the Eastland Church of God open to people of all faiths, providing quality affordable housing and services for seniors in independent living, state certified assisted living and memory care.

CONTACT Judy Irvin 701 Liberty Ridge Lane Lexington, KY 40509 PHONE (859) 543-9449 EMAIL jirvin@libertyridge.com WEB  libertyridge.com


Mayfair Village Retirement living at its finest, featuring independent living and licensed personal care apartments. Delectable dining, brimming social calendar, daily transportation, peace of mind. Famous for its quaint sophistication – the warm charm of old Lexington with the innovations of tomorrow – the perfect combination!

CONTACT Jessica Sweeney 3310 Tates Creek Road Lexington, KY 40502 PHONE (859) 266-2129 EMAIL jsweeney@oenterprises.com WEB  mayfairseniors.com


Morning Pointe Three Lexington locations helping with your personal care or memory care needs. Daily medications, security, friendships and meals are all part of life enrichment at Morning Pointe.

CONTACT Chris Vanhoose 150 Shoreside Drive Lexington, KY 40515 PHONE (859) 721-0350 EMAIL lexingtoneast@morningpointe.com WEB morningpointe.com


Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass, Inc. Provides charge-free ombudsman to residents of more than 80 long term care (LTC) facilities in Central Kentucky. Ombudsmen are advocates for residents, providing problem solving and information about LTC selection, placement, rights and abuse/neglect issues.

CONTACT Sherry Culp 1530 Nicholasville Road Lexington, KY 40503 PHONE (859) 277-9215 EMAIL nhoa@ombuddy.org WEB ombuddy.org


Richmond Place Lexington Brookdale Senior Living  A continuum-of-care retirement community offering all levels of care from independent living to skilled nursing, including home health on and off campus.

CONTACT Michelle Brady 3051 Rio Dosa Drive Lexington, KY 40509 PHONE (859) 269-6308 EMAIL mbrady1@brookdaleliving.com WEB brookdaleliving.com


Sayre Christian Village A retirement community offering a continuum of care for residents from independent living and certified assisted living through long term nursing care.

CONTACT Beverly Roberts  580 Greenfield Drive Lexington, KY  40517 PHONE (859) 271-9001    EMAIL broberts@sayre.us   WEB  sayrechristianvillage.org


The Legacy Home – Lexington: Lexington Cooperative Ministry, Inc. Cooperative living for 5 women age 55 and older with low wealth, minimizing the cost of aging in the community.

CONTACT Esther Hurlburt  P.O. Box 674 Lexington, KY  40588 PHONE 859-252-0817  EMAIL legacyhomelex@gmail.com  WEB  legacyhomeministry.org


Trilogy-The Willows at Hamburg/Citation Senior healthcare campus offering all levels of care, assisted living, memory care, short term rehab and long term care. A home-like campus with restaurant style dining, family nights, Sunday brunch and much more.

CONTACT Susan Neville 2531 Old Rosebud Road Lexington, KY  40509 PHONE (859) 543-0337 EMAIL susan.parker@willowsathamburg.com WEB trilogyhs.com



Medical and Health Care

Know more about staying as well as possible as long as possible.


Audiologists and Hearing Aid Specialists of Kentucky Provides affordable hearing health care to Central Kentucky, including the most technologically advanced hearing aids available from several major manufacturers.

CONTACT Dr. Victoria Graff, Au.D., CCC-A 1401 Harrodsburg Road, Suite C-212 Lexington, KY  40504 PHONE (859) 276-4327 (hear) or (859) 533-3277 (ears) EMAIL dr.vgraff@hotmail.com WEB drvictoriagraff.com


Baptist Health Home Care In-home medical care for those recovering from surgery, an illness, or living with a chronic disease, making hospital stays shorter and recovery faster. Over 25 years of experience. Includes nursing, physical, occupational, and speech therapies, and infusion services.

CONTACT Stephanie Henry 2100 Nicholasville Road Lexington, KY 40503 EMAIL Stephanie.henry@bhsi.com WEB bhsi.com


Baptist Neurology Center–Lexington Memory Care Clinic Offers specialized, multidisciplinary approach to diagnosing and treating memory disorders. Dedicated neurologists who specialize in memory disorders work with each patient and family to provide expert diagnosis, treatment, and ongoing care.

CONTACT Stephanie Freeman 2101 Nicholasville Road, Suite 204 Lexington, KY 40503 EMAIL Stephanie.freeman@bhsi.com WEB bhsi.com


Bluegrass Council of the Blind Provides resources and services to anyone directly or indirectly impacted by loss of sight and educates the public on the rights, abilities and needs of the blind and visually impaired. Service area includes Fayette and surrounding counties in Central and Eastern Kentucky.

CONTACT Theresa Thomas 1093 South Broadway, Suite 1230 Lexington, KY  40504 PHONE (859) 259-1834 EMAIL info@bcbky.org WEB bcbky.org


Body Structure Certified, comprehensive outpatient rehabilitation. Unique array of integrated medical programs and services on the cutting edge of treatment and prevention. Physical therapy, personal training, fitness membership, general conditioning classes, specialized balance/fall prevention, movement training and recovery classes.

CONTACT Chip Kaylor 2600 Gribbin Drive Lexington, KY 40517 PHONE (859) 268-8190 EMAIL chip@bodystructure.com WEB bodystructure.com


Chiro One Wellness Centers of KY  Providing free stress assessments and posture checks. Offering a $400 consultation to any of our wellness clinics for only $20.

989 Governors Lane, Suite 280 Lexington, KY 40513 PHONE (859) 219-1011 EMAIL ahenson@gotcore.net


Grace Place-The Health Club for Seniors Better than a fitness center, more than an adult day or senior center. A new approach to improving health and keeping you out of a nursing home. A team of health professionals help implement a healthy, active lifestyle plan for each member

CONTACT DG Gridley 277 White Oak Trace Lexington, KY 40511 PHONE (859) 539-2147 EMAIL administrator@agingwithgraceinfo.org WEB agingwithgraceinfo.org


Kentucky Cancer Link A link to hope for those with cancer diagnosis and a resource to remove and reduce barriers to screening, diagnosis and cancer treatment.

CONTACT Vickie Booth 2425 Regency Road, Suite B Lexington, KY 40503 PHONE (859) 309-1700 EMAIL vickibkcl@gmail.com WEB kycancerlink.org


Kentucky Commission on the Deaf and Hard of Hearing  A state government agency offering education, advocacy, accessibility and assistive technology resources to deaf and hard of hearing individuals.

632 Versailles Road   Frankfort, KY  40601   PHONE  (502) 573-2604  VIDEO PHONE  (502) 416-0607  EMAIL  kcdhh@kcdhh.ky.gov   WEB kcdhh.ky.gov


Lexington-Fayette County Health Department  A recognized leader in health promotion, health protection, personal healthcare, and prevention of disease. Numerous service sites provide communicable disease control, school health, health education and counseling, nutritional education and counseling, restaurant and hotel regulations and inspections, vector control, and more.

CONTACT Jessica Jackson 650 Newtown Pike Lexington, KY 40508 PHONE (859) 288-2332 EMAIL  jessicar.jackson@ky.gov WEB lexingtonhealthdepartment.org


Lincare Home Infusion Provides home tube feeding services and infusion therapy, including IV antibiotics, TPN, immunoglobulin, pain management, oral nutrition supplements, durable medical, oxygen and related supplies.

CONTACT Rebecca Morehouse RD, LD 2514 Regency Road, Suite 103 Lexington, KY  40503 PHONE (859) 278-7700 WEB enteraltherapy.com


UK HealthCare The brand name for the University of Kentucky’s health care system. Represents the hospitals, clinics, outreach locations, and patient services and activities of the university’s 6 health profession colleges (Medicine, Nursing, Health Sciences, Public Health, Dentistry and Pharmacy).

CONTACT UK Health Connection 2347 Sterlington Road Lexington, KY 40517 PHONE (859) 257-1000 WEB ukhealthcare.uky.edu/one


University of Kentucky / Sanders-Brown Center on Aging Conducting cutting-edge aging research and providing clinical and educational programs in areas including Alzheimer’s disease.

CONTACT  Deborah Danner 800 South Limestone Lexington, KY  40536-0230 PHONE  (859) 323-6040  EMAIL  dddann00@uky.edu WEB  centeronaging.uky.edu


Wheeler’s Custom Compounding A local compounding-only pharmacy dedicated to helping patients achieve and overcome medication challenges through individualized therapies and personalized care.

CONTACT Claire W. Love 327 Romany Road Lexington, KY 40502 PHONE (859) 554-2716 EMAIL claire@wheelercompounding.com WEB  wheelercompounding.com


Wheeler Pharmacy’s Home Connection Program An innovative service that promotes and prolongs independence and improves quality of life for seniors through professional medication management.

CONTACT Lynne Eckmann 336 Romany Road Lexington, KY 40502 PHONE (859) 266-1131 Ext. 3 EMAIL wheelerpharmacy@aol.com WEB  wheelerpharmacy.com


Zounds Hearing Offering state of the art, fully rechargeable, digital hearing aids at affordable prices. FREE hearing evaluations. Our professional staff is committed to lifelong customer satisfaction.

CONTACT Ellen Engelman 268 Southland Drive, Suite 100 Lexington, KY 40503 PHONE (859) 278-1109 EMAIL info@zoundsoflexington.com WEB zoundshearing.com


Getting Around

Know more about all the transportation options available to you.

American Red Cross – Wheels Lextran’s ADA Paratransit Service, operated in cooperation with the Bluegrass Chapter of the American Red Cross, is a door‐to‐door public transportation system for disabled citizens of Lexington‐Fayette County.

CONTACT Rick Sheehy 1450 Newtown Pike Lexington, KY  40511 PHONE (859) 253-1331 Ext. 1308 EMAIL rick.sheehy@redcross.org WEB redcross.org/bluegrass


Bluegrass Community Action Partnership Dedicated to improving the lives of the veteran, elderly, challenged and lower income populations.  Bluegrass Ultra-Transit Service (BUS) is a regional inter-city public and Medicaid transportation service primarily serving Anderson, Boyle, Casey, Franklin, Garrard, Jessamine, Lincoln, Mercer, Scott, Washington and Woodford Counties.

111 Professional Court   Frankfort, KY  40601   PHONE (800) 456-6588 EMAIL  busbookings@bgcap.org WEB bluegrasscommunityaction.org


Federated Transportation Services of the Bluegrass, Inc. Medicaid transportation broker for Fayette County. Veterans transportation is also available.

CONTACT Meredith Johns or Michelle Brooks 2308 Frankfort Court Lexington, KY 40510 PHONE (859) 233-0066 EMAIL michelle.brooks@ftsb.org or mjohns@ftsb.org WEB ftsb.org


ITNBluegrass Providing dignified transportation 24/7 to people 60 and over and adults with visual impairments. A nonprofit organization committed to the independence and mobility of its members, who scheduletheir own rides anywhere in Fayette and northern Jessamine Counties for any reason.

CONTACT  Laura Dake 1206 North Limestone Street Lexington, KY 40505 PHONE (859) 252-8665   EMAIL laura.dake@itnbluegrass.org WEB itnbluegrass.org


Lextran Lexington’s public transit authority consists of a 73 bus fleet that serves the city of Lexington 7 days a week.  Please find routes and schedules on our website at www.lextran.com.

109 West Loudon Avenue Lexington, KY  40508 PHONE  (859) 255-7756    EMAIL  socialmedia@lextran.com  WEB  lextran.com


Superior Van and Mobility Specializing in vehicle modifications for a person with a disability with new, used and even rental vehicles to make mobility possible.

1180 East New Circle Road Lexington, KY  40505 PHONE  (859) 253-1832 EMAIL  perway@superiorvan.com WEB  superiorvan.com



Government Services

Know more about federal, state and city government resources.

 Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living Providing communities, seniors, families and professionals with information, referrals and in-home and caregiver support as well as ombudsman, adult day care, legal, senior employment and Senior Center support services.

699 Perimeter Drive Lexington, KY  40517 PHONE  (866) 665-7921  EMAIL  adrc@bgadd.org  WEB  BGAAAIL.org


Cabinet for Health and Family Services/Adult Protective Services Investigates all known or suspected incidents of abuse, neglect or exploitation of an adult and abuse of a spouse or partner.

275 East Main Street, 3E-C Frankfort, KY 40621 PHONE (877) 597-2331 (Hotline) WEB chfs.ky.gov


Commission for Citizens with Disabilities /Senior Services Commission Promoting inclusion and empowerment of people with disabilities in Fayette County and advising the Mayor and Council on pertinent issues. Leading community efforts on the quality of life for older citizens and their ability to participate fully in the community.

CONTACT  Kristy Stambaugh  200 East Main Street,  #328   Lexington, KY  40507   PHONE   (859) 258-3806  EMAIL   kstambau@lexingtonky.gov   WEB   lexingtonky.gov


Division of Emergency Management Promotes disaster preparedness for individuals, families and businesses in Fayette County. Provides printed information on disaster preparedness, emergency kits, severe weather, earthquakes, chemical emergencies and other topics. Presentations available to community organizations.

CONTACT  Shelley Bendall 115 Cisco Road Lexington, KY  40504   PHONE   (859) 258-3784 EMAIL  sbendall@lexingtonky.gov WEB BeReadyLexington.com


Fayette County Property Valuation Administration, David O’Neill 

Along with assessing property, the PVA Office administers the Homestead Exemption program.  The exemption is available to homeowners who are 65 years or older or are disabled and who meet other eligibility requirements.

CONTACT  Lori Kidwell  101 East Vine Street, Suite 600  Lexington, KY  40507   PHONE   (859) 246-2722  EMAIL  FayetteCoPVA@gmail.com   WEB  FayettePVA.com


Kentucky Client Assistance Program

Helping people with disabilities understand rehabilitation services and their requirements, including Vocational Rehabilitation, Office for the Blind and independent living centers. Assists improving communication with counselors, investigating complaints and with appeals process.

CONTACT  Vanessa Jones 275 East Main Street Frankfort, KY  40621   PHONE   (502) 564-8035 EMAIL  vanessa.jones@ky.gov WEB  kycap.ky.gov


Kentucky Transitions

Provider of transition assistance and community supports to residents of a nursing facility or ICF/MR choosing to move back into the community. A program of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services grant-funded by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

CONTACT  Tina Hurd 275 East Main Street, 6W-B  Frankfort, Kentucky 40621 PHONE (502) 564-0330 EMAIL tina.hurd@ky.gov WEB chfs.ky.gov/dms/mfp.htm


Legal Aid of the Bluegrass SHIP Program/Public Benefits Unit Provides free information, counseling and help with applying for government public benefits to anyone over the age of 60, and disabled persons on Medicare.

CONTACT  Angela Zeek SHIP Coordinator P.O. Box 12947 Lexington, KY 40583 PHONE (866) 516-3051 EMAIL shiphotline@lablaw.org WEB lablaw.org/ship


LexCall 311

Your one call to City Hall – LexCall 311. A centralized call center for city services.

218 East Main Street Lexington, KY  40507   PHONE (859) 425-2255 or 311 EMAIL lexcall@lexingtonky.gov WEB  lexcall.lexingtonky.gov


Lexington CARES

Social Services, Public Safety and the US Postal Service collaborate to ensure the safety and provide peace of mind to Fayette County residents living alone or with special needs. Enroll in one of our programs today.

CONTACT Kristi Stambaugh 200 E. Main Street, #328 Lexington, KY 40507 PHONE (859) 425-2255 or 311 EMAIL kstambaugh@lexingtonky.gov WEB  BeReadyLexington.com


Lexington-Fayette Local Emergency Planning Committee

Public-private volunteer group responsible for improving plans for emergency response to incidents related to chemical and hazardous materials. Educates the public about potential hazards and response procedures for local emergencies.

CONTACT Robin Wright 125 Lisle Avenue, Suite 180 Lexington, KY 40511 PHONE (859) 425-2419EMAIL rwright@lexingtonky.gov WEB fayettelepc.com


Lexington Senior Centers

A community focal point on aging, where older adults come for services and activities that enhance their dignity, support their independence and encourage involvement in the community.

1530 Nicholasville Road  Lexington, KY 40503 PHONE (859) 278-6072 EMAIL seniorcenters@lexingtonky.gov WEB lexingtonky.gov


Social Security Administration

Manages one of the nation’s largest entitlement programs for retirees, the disabled, and survivors. Also administers the Supplemental Security Income program which provides financial support to aged, blind or disabled adults and children with limited income and resources.

2241 Buena Vista Road, Suite 110 Lexington, KY 40505 PHONE (866) 530-7754 WEB WEB socialsecurity.gov


U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Enforces the federal statutes prohibiting employment discrimination based on race, color, sex, national origin, religion, age (40 and over), disability and genetic information.

600 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Place, Suite 268 Louisville, KY 40205 PHONE (502) 582-6083 WEB eeoc.gov



Living and Aging Assistance

Know more about who’s available to help in every aspect of everyday life.

AARP  A nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, helping people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthening communities, and fighting for issues that matter most to families.

10401 Linn Station Road, Suite 121  Louisville, KY  40223  PHONE   (866) 295-7275   EMAIL  kyaarp@aarp.org   WEB   aarp.org/ky


Bluegrass Elder Abuse Prevention Council Aids in the prevention of elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation through community education and inter-agency collaboration. Educates individuals to prevent elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation in Fayette and Jessamine counties.

CONTACT  Vicki Stanley 366 Waller Avenue, Suite 112 Lexington, KY 40504  PHONE (859) 313-5167 EMAIL vjstanley@yahoo.com WEB bluegrassEAPC.com


Employment Solutions, Inc.  A non-profit organization with a wide variety of programming options including job placement, vocational skills training, and staffing services.  Specializes in assisting adults with employment barriers including people with significant disabilities.

CONTACT  Nicole Dummitt  1165 Centre Parkway,  Suite 120  Lexington, Kentucky  40517  PHONE  (859) 272-4855  EMAIL  ndummitt@employmentsolutionsinc.org  WEB  employmentsolutionsinc.org


Goodwill Industries of Kentucky Workforce development programs benefiting people with disabilities or disadvantages who are seeking employment. Services include training in job-seeking skills, job placement, referral services and vocational counseling.

CONTACT Elodie Dickinson 130 West New Circle Road, Suite 110 Lexington, KY 40505 PHONE (859) 231-8394 EMAIL elodie.dickinson@goodwillky.org WEB  goodwillky.org


Lexington Area Parkinson’s Support Group Volunteer-led nonprofit organization dedicated to educating and supporting persons with Parkinson’s and their care partners.

CONTACT Elaine Keith P.O. Box 4424 Lexington, KY 40544 PHONE (859) 277-1040 EMAIL keith284@twc.com WEB parkinsonslexington.com


Lexington Human Rights Commission Governmental agency that investigates complaints of discrimination in areas of employment, housing, and public accommodations.

CONTACT Raymond Sexton 162 East Main Street, Suite 226 Lexington, KY 40507 PHONE (859) 252-4931 EMAIL rsexton@lfuchrc.org WEB lfuchrc.org


Sunday Sessions On the fourth Sunday afternoon of each month, an expert in aging and caregiving will share real-life information and answer your questions one-on-one. No charge, refreshments, informal atmosphere for questions and conversation. Check out topics and speakers on our website.

Woman’s Club of Central Kentucky 210 North Broadway Lexington, KY 40507 PHONE (859) 252-8665 EMAIL info@iknowexpo.org WEB iknowexpo.org/sunday-sessions


University of Kentucky-Disability Resource Center Providing information and services to University of Kentucky students who have temporary or permanent disabilities or chronic health conditions.

CONTACT  Jake Karnes  2 Alumni Gym  Lexington, Kentucky 40506  PHONE  (859) 257-2754  EMAIL  jkarnes@email.uky.edu  WEB uky.edu/drc

Social, Arts and Education

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Henkel Denmark Landscape A full service, landscape management and design build firm serving the Bluegrass region. High value, service driven and community centered. Our passion, commitment to others and love of landscapes produces award winning designs and national recognition.  

CONTACT  Penny Turner 1116 Manchester Street Lexington, KY 40508 PHONE  (859) 455-9577 EMAIL  info@henkeldenmark.com WEB henkeldenmark.com


Kentucky Talking Book Library A library service for people who are visually impaired or physically disabled.   

CONTACT  Barbara Penegor P.O. Box 537, Frankfort, Kentucky 40602  PHONE  (800)372-2968   (502) 564-8300 Ext. 276   EMAIL  ktbl.mail@ky.gov  WEB  kdla.ky.gov


Lexington Public Library Why buy when you can borrow?  Free use of books, audio books, magazines, movies, music, computers and meeting rooms.  Attend free programs and art exhibits.

CONTACT  Greg Davis  140 East Main Street  Lexington, KY  40507  PHONE   (859) 231-5554   EMAIL  gdavis@lexpublib.org  WEB  lexpublib.org


YMCA of Central Kentucky Serving Lexington and surrounding area since 1853, providing programs that support youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.

CONTACT  Jeannie The, Executive Director-Healthy Living 239 East High Street  Lexington, KY  40507  PHONE (859) 367-7341 or (859) 219-9622 (Beaumont) EMAIL jthe@ymcacky.org WEB ymcacky.org