current events

The Near-Death of Brennan Long: Autopsy of an Abusive Restraint - Click Here for Final Report 
& Press Release

874K DISABILITIES COALITION ADVOCACY EVENT

WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017


Capitol Annex and Rotunda
Gather in the Annex: 10:00 a.m.  Rally in the Rotunda: 1:00 –2:00 p.m


We Count!    We Matter!    We Vote!.

Mark Your Calendar!

The Arc of Kentucky 2017 Annual Conference & Jefferson Co. & Simpson Co. Parent Resource Centers Conference
Best Practices for People with Intellectual and/or Developmental Disabilities and their Families

"Building a Brighter Future"

March 16-17, 2017

Ramada Plaza and Convention Center

9700 Bluegrass Parkway

Louisville, KY

Have you had had issues as a result of Benefind?  Long wait times to talk to DCBS?  Eligibility for waivers?  Moved to a MCO?  Issues at recertification?

Here are some strategies to help you resolve these issues:

  1. Call the CHFS Ombudsman:   1 (800) 372-2973 or 1 (800) 627-4702 (TTY)
  2. Call your local Representative or State Senator.  For their contact information go to www.lrc.ky.gov or http://www.lrc.ky.gov/Find%20Your%20Legislator/Find%20Your%20Legislator.html
  3. Attend Legislative committee meetings and other advisory committee meetings and tell your story, even if your issues has been resolved! LRC Calendar:  http://www.lrc.ky.gov/legislative_calendar/index.aspx
  4. Call Kentucky P&A at 1-800-372-2988 for further information on your situation.