Anderson County

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Bourbon County

Community Action Council

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Boyle County

Bluegrass Community Action

Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Clark County

Foothills Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Estill County

Foothills Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Franklin County

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Garrard County

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(502) 839-7203

(502) 839-4551

(502) 839-6420

(502) 839-7520

(859) 233-4600

(859) 987-6127

(859) 987-1915

(859) 987-4419

(859) 987-7453

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(859) 236-2726

(859) 236-2053

(859) 236-8466

(859) 236-2070

(859) 624-2046

(859) 744-2562

(859) 744-4482

(859) 744-5661

(859) 744-3235

(859) 624-2046

(606) 723-5128

(606) 723-5181

(606) 723-3030

(606) 723-4787

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(502) 223-2182

(502) 564-4269

(502) 352-2665

(502) 223-5794

Primary Information and Referral

Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging & Independent Living

(859) 269-8021 or 1-866-229-0018

699 Perimeter Dr., Lexington 40517

www.bgadd.org/aging

The Area Agency on Aging is a central point for Information about Senior Centers, Adult Day Care,

Family Caregiver Support Program, and Homecare services in the 17 counties that comprise the

Bluegrass Area Development District. Bluegrass AAA&IL also operates programs serving grandparent

caregivers and persons eligible for the Consumer Directed Option (CDO). CDO is a Medicaid waiver

program that allows individuals to choose who will provide services as well as how, when and where

services will be provided. The Bluegrass AAA&IL can provide information about senior services

throughout the state or in other states.

Resource Numbers by County

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(859) 792-2181

(859) 792-2153

(859) 792-3424

(859) 792-3147

(859) 233-4600

(859) 234-6940

(859) 234-2842

(859) 234-4881

(859) 234-5801

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(859) 885-6315

(859) 885-4149

(859) 885-3523

(859) 885-9102

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(606) 365-2197

(606) 365-3106

(606) 365-7513

(606) 365-9016

(859) 624-2046

(859) 623-9367

(859) 626-4241

(859) 986-7112

(859) 623-6704

(859) 986-8350

(859) 623-0474

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(859) 734-5486

(859) 734-4522

(859) 734-3680

(859) 734-5185

(859) 624-2046

(606) 663-2274

(606) 663-4360

(606) 663-4511

(606) 663-5981

(859) 233-4600

(859) 289-7126

(859) 289-2188

(859) 289-5595

(859) 289-3729

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(502) 863-4734

(502) 863-3971

(502) 863-3566

(502) 863-4041

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Harrison County

Community Action Council

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Jessamine County

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Lincoln County

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Madison County

Foothills Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library - Berea

Library - Richmond

Senior Center - Berea

Senior Center - Richmond

Mercer County

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Powell County

Foothills Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Nicholas County

Community Action Council

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Scott County

Bluegrass Community Action Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

Woodford County

(502) 695-4290 or (800) 456-6571

(859) 873-7316

(859) 873-4541

(859) 873-5191

(859) 873-8384

(859) 245-5414 or (800) 752-6200

911

(859) 245-5258 or (800) 752-6200

(800) 928-8000

(859) 258-3784

911

(859) 255-9033

1-800-222-1222

911

(859) 253-2511

(859) 252-1771

(859) 255-9808

(859) 259-2333

(859) 281-8131

(800) 232-4636

(859) 225-1212 or (800) 467-8019

(859) 266-5283 or (800) 272-3900

(866) 295-7275 or (888) 687-2277

(859) 253-1331 or (877) 450-5018

(859) 259-1008 or (800) 866-6668

(859) 255-9808 or (800) 544-2022

(800) 422-6237

(859) 258-3230

(859) 233-4600

(859) 244-2215

(859) 294-5249

(859) 246-1192

(859) 273-6395

(888)432-9257

(859) 257-5582

(859)253-1331

(859) 253-2020

(800) 342-2383

(800) 432-9337

(859) 277-8236

(859) 252-2371

(859) 252-7881

(859) 252-4931

(859) 278-3492 or (800) 525-3456

(859) 494-3203

(859) 233-4556

(800) 200-3633

311 or (859) 425-2255

(859) 971-8067

(859) 276-5391

(859) 246-2664

(859) 272-7891 or (800) 928-8000

(502) 245-5284 or (800) 257-5081

Bluegrass Community Action

Partnership

Comprehensive Care

Health Department

Library

Senior Center

FAYETTE COUNTY CRISIS/EMERGENCY NUMBERS

Adult Abuse/Domestic Violence

Ambulance/ Rescue

Child Abuse

Crisis Intervention/Mental Health

Disaster Assistance/Emergency Management (LFUCG)

Fire Department

Humane Society

Poison Center

Police-Emergencies Only

Rape Crisis

Sheriff’s Office

Spouse Abuse (Bluegrass

Domestic Violence Program)

Time

Weather

FAYETTE COUNTY HELP NUMBERS

AIDS Hotline (at the CDC)

Alcoholics Anonymous

Alzheimer’s Association

AARP

American Red Cross

Better Business Bureau

Bluegrass Domestic Violence Program

Cancer Information Service

Citizens’ Advocate

Community Action Council

Main St.

Georgetown St.

Winburn Dr.

Cambridge Dr.

Buckhorn Dr.

Consumer Protection Hotline

Cooperative Extension Service (Fayette Co.)

CPR Training/American Red Cross

Crime Stoppers

Diabetes Hotline

Substance Abuse Hotline

Gamblers Anonymous

Fayette County Health Department

Hope Center

Human Rights Commission

KY Organ Donor Affiliates

League of Women Voters

Legal Aid of the Bluegrass

Legal Helpline for Older Kentuckians

LexCall

Lexington Fair Housing

Meals on Wheels of Lexington, Inc.

Mediation Center of KY

National Alliance for the Mentally Ill

Lexington

Kentucky

Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency (17 County

Area)

(859) 277-9215; (859) 278-6072; (877) 787-0077; after hours (800) 752-6200

Operation Read

(859) 254-9964

Overeaters Anonymous

(859) 271-4655

Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays

(606) 272-7075

Physicians’ Referral Service

(800) 633-8100

Salvation Army

(859) 252-7706

United Way of the Bluegrass 211 Information and Referral Center

(859) 313-5465 or 2-1-1

Utility Complaint Hotline (Public Service Commission)

(800) 772-4636

Volunteers of America

(859) 254-3469

Additional Referral Resources

These agencies provide information about local services and resources available to seniors. All either

provide or refer for advocacy and counseling, information and referral, health screenings and wellness

programs, meals, outreach, social activities and transportation.

AARP

1-888-OUR-AARP

TTY

1-877-434-7598

www.aarp.org

Holds regularly scheduled meetings and provides health, advocacy, social, recreation, volunteer and

employment opportunities. Insurance, income tax assistance, defensive driving programs, housing

option information, prescription drug and consumer discounts, and governmental advocacy are also

provided. Also has community service and health education programs.

Office of Aging Services and Disability Support

(859) 258-3806

Lexington-Fayette Urban-County Government

200 E. Main St., Lexington 40507

http://www.lfucg.com/social_services/aging

Identifies, assesses, and coordinates service needs of elders and individuals with disabilities, including

any barriers to their ability to successfully age in place. Also participates in community activities in

advocating for rights and policies and funding that can enhance the lives of seniors and individuals

with disabilities in the Lexington-Fayette County area.

If you see the need for a new service or have ideas on improving existing services, contact the Office

of Aging and Independent Living.

Lexington Senior Center

(859) 278-6072

1530 Nicholasville Rd., Lexington 40503

www.lfucg.com/SocialSvcs/AdultSvcs/SeniorCitizens

Center.asp

Information clearinghouse for older persons and their families. Help with health care, housing, financial

assistance, advanced care planning, recreational activities, etc. Recreational, social, and educational

activities at minimal to no cost.

The Department of Aging and Independent Living

(502) 564-6930

Cabinet for Health and Family Services

275 E. Main St., Floor 3 EE, Frankfort 40621

http://chfs.ky.gov/dail/

Office designated as the State Unit on Aging charged with administering the Older Americans Act

programs through the Area Agencies on Aging in Kentucky. Administers the Homecare, Personal Care

Attendant, Adult Day Care, and Alzheimer’s Respite Programs throughout the state, and the Kentucky

Family Caregiver Program. Call for information on programs in other states also provided.

Legal Helpline for Older Kentuckians/Access to Justice Foundation

1-800-200-3633

Lexington, KY 40508

http://www.ajfky.org

Free legal advice and assistance for senior citizens (age 60 and over). Older Kentuckians and their

caregivers can speak to an attorney about legal issues and can receive information and referral on

non-legal matters.

Office of Consumer Protection

Office of the Attorney General,

1024 Capital Center Dr., Ste. 200, Frankfort 40601

http://ag.ky.gov/cp

(502) 696-5389 or 1-888-432-9257

Provides consumer education programs, enforces the Consumer Protection Act and other consumer

laws, and reviews consumer complaints. Complaints should be submitted in writing.

Eldercare Locator

1-800-677-1116

http://www.eldercare.gov

Dial this number for the names and phone numbers of the Area Agency on Aging within a desirable

location anywhere in the United States. This service is available Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to

8:00 p.m. Be prepared with the county, city, or zip code and a brief description of the problem.

Handicap Parking Permit

(859) 253-3344

Fayette County Clerk

162 East Main St., Lexington 40507

www.mvl.ky.gov (forms are also available on this web page)

These permits and/or license plates are available for anyone who has lost the use of a leg or arm, is

blind, or has a severe respiratory ailment. A physician must sign the application form. The permit must

be displayed in your car or in the car in which you are riding. You may then park in a regular parking

space for an extra two hours or in a handicapped parking space. All handicap placards are free al-

though it is $21.00 for a license plate.

University of Kentucky Sanders-Brown Center on Aging

(859) 323-6040

800 S. Limestone St., 101 Sanders-Brown Bldg., Lexington 40536

Provides research, education, and service programs in aging with a strong focus on Alzheimer’s

Disease research. Educational programs offered to professionals, students, older adults, and their

caregivers.

University of Kentucky Eldercare

(859) 323-4600

155 Seaton Ctr., 1210 University Dr., Lexington 40506

uky.edu/HR/eldercare

UK Elder Care program is offered as a free benefit for UK faculty, staff, retirees, and their spouses

and family members who provide care to an older adult family member or friend. An Eldercare

specialist will locate resources in any area of Kentucky or the U.S. as often as necessary. Confidential

consultation/counseling, support groups, seminars/workshops, among other services are provided as

part of UK benefits.

Bluegrass Area National Family Caregiver Support Program (859) 269-8021 or 1-866-229-0018

Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging, Bluegrass Area Development District Office,

699 Perimeter Dr., Lexington 40517

www.bgadd.org/aging

Information and assistance in locating and obtaining services for caregivers, caregiver counseling,

caregiver training, financial assistance with respite care, medical equipment and other supplies.

United Way 2-1-1 Information and Referral Call Center

(859) 313-LINK (5465) or Dial 2-1-1

2480 Fortune Dr., Ste. 250, Lexington 40509

www.uwbg.org

Provides information about health and human services (i.e. food pantries) as well as support groups

addressing issues on domestic violence, infectious diseases, specific medical conditions, addictions,

bereavement, divorce, family relationships, and more. This is a phone service; no walk-ins please. For

complete listing of area support groups please call United Way 2-1-1.

Alzheimer’s Association

(859) 266-5283

Helpline:

1-800-272-3900

Greater Kentucky & Southern Indiana Chapter, Lexington Regional Office, 1065 Dove Run Rd.,

Suite 2, Lexington 40502

www.alz.org/kyin

Provides 24- hour Helpline, support groups, the Medic Alert + Safe Return® program, educational

materials and programs, and Best Friends Day Center for persons with Alzheimer’s disease or related

disorders and their caregivers.

Jewish Family Services (JFS)

(859) 269-8244

1050 Chinoe Rd., Ste. 302, Lexington 40502

www.jewishlexington.org

Services primarily focused on the Central Kentucky Jewish community through referrals to

community resources and provision of psychosocial supportive services that include assessments,

crisis intervention, case management, advocacy, family life education, as well as educational

programming in the community.