KIPDA Social Service Program Overview

KIPDA’s social service division operates to assist seniors in the KIPDA region independent in their homes as long as possible. KIPDA agency houses the local Area on Aging and Independent Living in the KIDPA region serving, Jefferson, Henry, Bullitt, Trimble, Oldham, Spencer and Shelby Counties.

KIPDA’s mission statement  

The mission of KIPDA Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living is to promote and ensure meaningful and timely services are available for all older adults and persons with disabilities to improve their health, safety, and overall well-being, and to provide leadership to the aging network through planning and coordination.

KIPDA promotes its mission by offering services that serve older adults, their caregivers and the larger community in various ways.  

KIPDA offer several programs that meet the needs of those seeking to care for loved ones.  Through the Family Caregiver Support Program this program allows caregivers assistance thorough supplemental services.  Additionally, under this program KIDPA offers the Grandparents Raising Grandchildren program, offering support for grandparents who are caring for grandchildren, supplemental and supportive services.

For KIPDA region residents who are seeking to remain independent in their home KIPDA has the In-Home Services program to persons 60 years of age or older but need assistance with, Homemaking, Personal Care, Home Delivered Meals and Respite.    

To meet the needs of KIPDA region residents calling for general questions KIPDA offers the Aging and Disability Resources Center or ADRC for short. The ADRC provides a “one stop shop”, “no wrong door” way for each caller no matter their age, or need to call and get resources, information and assistance for questions they may have. Also the ADRC staff complete all screening for callers seeking services from programs KIPDA offers.

Additional Services offered by KIPDA:

  • Transportation services for persons 60 and older.
  • Medicaid Waiver Services and Case Management
  • State Health Insurance Program and Assistance Program

To get more information about KIPDA services please contact us at (502) 266-5571 and ask to speak with an ADRC specialist.