current events

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



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 or
  3. Attend Legislative committee meetings and other advisory committee meetings and tell your story, even if your issues has been resolved! LRC Calendar:
  4. Call Kentucky P&A at 1-800-372-2988 for further information on your situation.