January 2021 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
on January 12th, 2021
The PeADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting via Zoom on Monday, January 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. CT.  Federal, State and staff reports were provided.  The FY’20 Audit Report was presented by Ms. Jaime Peterson, Calhoun & Company, PLLC, and the FY’21 Budget Amendments were presented by PADD Treasurer, Ms. Crissy Carter.  Both the FY’20 Audit Report and FY’12 Budget Amendments were approved...  Read More
2020 Forgotten Angels - Thank You!
on January 7th, 2021
 COVID did not stop YOU from your generous giving.  In spite of COVID, more was given this year… and it was ALL spent.  Last year was the year everyone will never forget and it was remarkable for Forgotten Angels!  This was the 14th year of this program and 425 residents were served, which is the largest number of angels to date.  Although it was very different from years past, because of you we w...  Read More
December 2020 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
on December 14th, 2020
The PeADD Board of Directors held their monthly meeting on December 14, 2020 with Judge Executive Hollis Alexander, PADD Vice Board Chair, presiding.  Federal reports were provided by Morgan Alvey (Senator McConnell), Jason Hasert (Senator Paul), and Sandy Simpson (Congressman Comer).   Vice Chair Alexander introduced KY State Legislators Sen. Stan Humphries, Sen. Jim Gooch, Jr., Rep. Walker Thoma...  Read More
December 2020 Drive Thru and Home Delivered Meals Menu
on November 23rd, 2020
Below is a menu for the month of December 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....  Read More
November is National Family Caregiver Month
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...  Read More
Forgotten Angels 2020
on October 27th, 2020
The Forgotten Angels Project will be gearing up again for its 14th year, serving residents in “Personal Care Homes”.  Of course, this year will look a lot different due to COVID.  Residents in PCH’s are usually younger and sometimes suffer with mental illness rather than physical limitations.  We focus on this group of residents because they seem to be most forgotten by friends, family and society...  Read More
AAAIL Needs Assessment Survey
on 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...  Read More
October 2020 PADD Board of Directors Meeting
on 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...  Read More
October 2020 is Residents Rights Month
on 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...  Read More
SHIP Counselors to Assist with Medicare Enrollment
on 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 he...  Read More
DRA Awards Pennyrile Area $2.6 Million for Six Projects
on 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...  Read More
National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW) is here!
on September 22nd, 2020
Held annually the last full week of September, National Employ Older Workers Week (NEOWW) recognizes the vital role of older workers in the workforce. This year, NEOWW takes place from Sunday, September 20th to Saturday, September 26th. For more information call 1-877-US2-JOBS or visit https://www.dol.gov/agencies/eta/seniors/.  Read More