The Aging and Disability Resource Center: Pointing People in the Right Direction

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The KIPDA Aging and Disability Resource Center operates as a "one stop shop" resource for all incoming callers and walk-ins alike to contact KIPDA. The Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) is the first place for individuals to go to get accurate, unbiased information on all aspects of life related to aging or living with a disability. Whether you are looking for yourself, or you are a concerned family member or friend, or a professional working with issues related to aging or disabilities, an ADRC Specialist can find you the resources needed. An ADRC Specialist can assist callers with:

  • locating information and resources about aging or living with a disability
  • understanding and navigating available long-term care options
  • applying for programs such as in-home services, Medicaid waivers, non-emergency transportation, and caregiver programs.

KIPDA's Aging and Disability Resource Center (ADRC) strives to understand and address the frustrations many older adults, people with disabilities, and family members experience when trying to learn about and access long-term services and supports.

The ADRC …

  • raises visibility about the full range of available options
  • provides objective information, advice, counseling and assistance
  • empowers people to make informed decisions about their long-term services and supports
  • helps people access public and private programs
We provide unbiased, reliable information and counseling to people with all levels of income.

The ADRC can connect you to resources about:

  • In-home personal care
  • Housing options
  • Housekeeping and chore services
  • Home modifications
  • Adaptive equipment
  • Transportation
  • Health, nutrition, and home-delivered meals programs
  • Medicare, Medicaid, and Social Security
  • Caregiver supports and respite

For more information on the KIPDA services, contact the ADRC directly at 502-266-5571 and ask to speak with an ADRC specialist today!