Posts with the tag “pennyrile-aaail”
Senior Nutrition Program 50th Anniversary
by Melissa Thompson on March 1st, 2022
Nutrition is a vital component of our health and well-being, especially as we age. But in communities throughout the U.S., older adults sometimes lack access to the high-quality, nutritious food they need to remain healthy and independent.Since 1972, the national Senior Nutrition Program has been there to support older adults by providing nutrition services across the country. Funded by the Older ...
August 2021 PADD Board of Directors Monthly Meeting
by Melissa Thompson on August 11th, 2021
On August 9, 2021 the PeADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting in Hopkinsville, KY. Congressional and state reports were provided. Staff reports were presented regarding EDA American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), KYTC Road Centerlines, Pennyrile AAAIL meals, and West KY Workforce Business Services. Guest Speaker, Mr. Carter Hendricks, Executive Director, SWK EDC and board member of You Dec...
November is National Family Caregiver Month
by Melissa Thompson on November 4th, 2020
November is National Family Caregiver Awareness Month, where caregivers are acknowledged for the care they provide. It is important that we show our appreciation for those who work tirelessly to provide care: whether it be financial, medical, domestic, or emotional support. Caregiving is a tough job, as many caregivers provide personal care, homemaking, shopping, and overall comfort to millions of...
September 2020 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
by Melissa Thompson on September 15th, 2020
The PADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting via Zoom on Monday, September 14, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. (CDT). Federal/State reports were provided by agency representatives. Secretary of State Michael G. Adams was an honored guest and provided information regarding General Election voting options and highlighted changes to include an increased number of voting locations, Saturday voting hours...
July 2020 “Drive Thru” and Home Delivered Meals Menu
by Melissa Thompson on July 7th, 2020
Below is a menu for the month of July for the "Drive Thru" and Home Delivered Meals.If you are 60 or over and need a meal contact the Pennyrile Aging and Disability Resource Center at 866-844-4396....
June 2020 “Drive Thru” and Home Delivered Meals Menu
by Melissa Thompson on June 1st, 2020
Below is a menu for the month of June for the "Drive Thru" and Home Delivered Meals.If you are 60 or over and need a meal contact the Pennyrile Aging and Disability Resource Center at 866-844-4396....
Pennyrile AAAIL Long Term Care Ombudsman is Thinking of You
by Melissa Thompson on April 29th, 2020
Long-Term Care Ombudsman are resident advocates who protect and promote the rights of residents in long-term care facilities and work to resolve complaints. Your local Pennyrile District Ombudsman is Cindy Tabor 1-800-928-7233 or [email protected] 270-886-9484. For more in on COVID19 KY COVID Hotline (800) 722-5725 http://www.kycovid19.ky.gov....
AAAIL Recipient of Humana Grant
by Melissa Thompson on April 15th, 2020
Pennyrile Area Development District/Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living is the proud recipient of a grant from Humana. The grant funds were used to provide 570 shelf stable meals to home delivered meal clients! Thank you to Humana!...
March 2020 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
by Melissa Thompson on March 10th, 2020
The PADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on Monday, March 9, 2020 at the PADD Office in Hopkinsville, KY. Federal and State Reports were provided by Morgan Alvey (Sen. McConnell); Amelia Wilson (Cong. Comer); and Jason Hasert (Sen. Paul). Amy Frogue, PADD Associate Director for CED, gave a presentation overview of Delta Regional Authority and Homeland Security Funding Opportunities. ...
Availability of Request for Proposals for Competitive Negotiations for FY 2021-2023
by Melissa Thompson on January 21st, 2020
Availability of Request for Proposals for Competitive Negotiations for FY 2021-2023(July 1, 2020 - June 30, 2023).The Pennyrile Area Development District announces the availability of Request for Proposals for Competitive Negotiations for the procurement of aging services provided under Title III of the Older Americans Act of 1965 and the Home Care Program. Proposal packets will be available at th...
2020 Friendly Visitor Orientation
by Melissa Thompson on January 16th, 2020
Sixty percent of nursing home residents have no visitors--no family or friends to check on them or cheer them up. Research shows that long-term care residents receive better care when they have regular outside visitors.With just a few minutes each week, YOU could change a resident's life, and help improve the quality of care they receive. Learn more at our Friendly Visitor OrientationWednesday, Ja...
National Volunteer Week 2019
by Melissa Thompson on April 8th, 2019
Celebrate National Volunteer Week, April 7-13, 2019National Volunteer Week is a time for organizations across the country to honor volunteers and recognize the irreplaceable impact of their time and energy all year round.The Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living is honored to recognize 121 volunteers who tirelessly donate their time and talents to assist the programs throughout the...
AAAIL Quarterly Meeting March 2019
by Melissa Thompson on March 20th, 2019
The quarterly meeting of the Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living Advisory Council was held today at the PADD office.Agency staff provided updates on Home and Community Based Waiver Programs, Veterans Programs, Ombudsman, Family Caregiver and In Home Services. Jill Collins, Pennyrile AAAIL Director, provided updates on the Legal Assistance procurement process, district waiting lis...
Title IIIB Legal Assistance Solicitation #2019-1
by Melissa Thompson on February 12th, 2019
Pennyrile Area Development District (PEADD/AAAIL) has been designated as the Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living (AAAIL), by the Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky, in accordance with the regulations set forth in Title III of the Older Americans Act (OAA) of 1965, as amended. As the Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living, PEADD/AAAIL is responsible for administering federal and ...
The TEFT Demonstratioin
by Melissa Thompson on February 5th, 2019
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) awarded nine states grants to test quality measurement tools and demonstrate e-health in Medicaid community-based long-term services and supports (CB-LTSS). States could participate in one or more of the four demonstration components. Kentucky participated in all four components of TEFT. The Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department ...
2018 Pennyrile Senior Center of the Year
by Melissa Thompson on May 10th, 2018
Jill Collins, Director of the Pennyrile Area Agency on Aging and Independent Living at PADD, presented the 2018 Pennyrile Senior Center of the Year to the PACS Todd County Senior Center on May 9, 2018 during the annual district training conference at Lake Barkley Convention Center. Those present to accept the award were Charlotte Lyons: Senior Center Coordinator, Sue Rose and Brenda Johnson: Pe...
PeADD 53rd Annual Dinner Meeting
June 15th, 2022
Western Kentucky Wellness Mission
June 6th, 2022
The City of Dawson Springs has been awarded a $750,000 Paul Bruhn Historic Revitalization Grant
May 25th, 2022
Alzheimer's Community Forum Listening Session
May 17th, 2022
Announcing the PeADD 2022 Annual Dinner Meeting
May 16th, 2022
Bridging the Gap Pilot Program
May 10th, 2022
May 2022 PADD Board of Directors Meeting Recap
May 10th, 2022
Older Americans Month 2022
May 3rd, 2022
May 2022 Board of Directors Meeting
April 28th, 2022
The Kentucky Office of Homeland Security is Now Accepting Applications
April 28th, 2022
Senior Nutrition Program 50th AnniversaryNational Social Work MonthPublic Comments Being Accepted for Aging Services Area PlanPennyrile AAAIL Advisory Council MeetingKentucky Brownfield Program and Tetra Tech Seeking to Redevelop and Revitalize KentuckyMarion-Crittenden County E-911 Board Recipient of Funding Awarded to Purchase Up-to-Date Technology, Related InfrastructureWant to know if you are exposed to RADON in your home?
DRA Opens 2020 Application Cycle for Economic Development Investment OpportunitiesPeADD Seeking Bids for Roof ReplacementSocial Worker Month RecognizedFFY 2020 DHS/FEMA State Homeland Security Grant ProgramMarch 2020 PADD Board of Directors MeetingPennyrile AAAIL Holds Quarterly MeetingOmbudsman Advisory Council MeetingSenior Center Closures in Pennyrile RegionPADD Takes COVID-19 PrecautionSBA Disaster AssistanceCommunity Support During COVID-19 OutbreakSBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans in KYSBA Disaster Loan Assistance WebinarThe Small Business Owner’s Guide to the CARES Act
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