The Pennyrile Area Development District is a public planning and development organization collaborating with local leaders, agencies and staff striving to support regional strategies, solutions and partnerships that improve the overall quality of life for the citizens of the Pennyrile region.
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AAAIL Needs Assessment Survey
October 16th, 2020
The Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging & Independent Living is in the process of completing the Needs Assessment Survey. The overall purpose of the survey is to obtain information regarding the needs of senior citizens in the Pennyrile Region. The survey results will be utilized for planning purposes.Please take a few minutes and complete the survey by clicking on the link. The deadline for completion...
October 2020 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
October 13th, 2020
The PADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting via Zoom on Monday, October 12, 2020. Guest speakers included Commissioner Victoria Elridge, DAIL, CHFS, Mr. Joe McKinney, Executive Director of NADO, and Ms. Christina Wade, Program Manager/Healthcare with DRA. Commissioner Elridge was honored to announce 2M meals were served to senior Kentuckians across the state in the past 6 ½ months, wh...
October 2020 is Residents Rights Month
October 5th, 2020
Residents’ Rights Month is an annual event designated by the Consumer Voice and is celebrated in October to honor residents living in all long-term care facilities and consumers receiving services in their home or community. It is a time for celebration and recognition offering an opportunity for every facility to focus on and celebrate awareness of dignity, respect and the value of each individua...
SHIP Counselors to Assist with Medicare Enrollment
October 1st, 2020
What Is SHIP The Kentucky State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP) provides information, counseling and assistance to seniors and disabled individuals, their families and caregivers. This service is provided at no charge by local, well-trained counselors.The program seeks to educate the general public and Medicare beneficiaries so they are better able to make informed decisions about their...
DRA Awards Pennyrile Area $2.6 Million for Six Projects
September 22nd, 2020
The Delta Regional Authority (DRA) and Governor Andy Beshear, together with their federal and local-based partners, awarded funds to six projects in the Pennyrile Area Development District. The City of Greenville received funding for wastewater infrastructure improvements in the amount of $1,094,800. This project will provide improvements to the Powderly wastewater treatment plant to provide adeq...