It is the goal of the Homecare Program to provide an array of essential services in the home of those Kentuckians over the age of 60 whose functional limitations and lack of adequate informal support creates a danger of institutional placement.   Services include Assessment, Case Management, Personal Care, Home Management, Home Delivered Meals, Respite, and Escort.

  • 60+ years of age
  • Be deficient in (2) Activities of Daily Living, (3) Instrumental Activities of Daily Living,  or a combination of (1) ADL and (2) IADLs
  • Have a stable medical condition requiring skilled health services along with services related to ADLs requiring an institutional level of care (or currently residing in a LTC facility, but able to be maintained at home if appropriate arrangements/supports were established).
  • Have been screened for Medicaid Waiver and/or other programs

Homecare Fees

For persons above income guidelines, consumers of services are assessed a fee according to a sliding fee scale. No fees will be assessed for Homecare Home Delivered Meals services. For individuals under the income guidelines, there are no fees, but donations are requested.

Homecare Income Guidelines 2017 (State)

1 person monthly

$0-$1,307 0%

1 person yearly

$0-$15,678 0%

2 people monthly

$0-$1,759 0%

2 people yearly

$0-$21,112 0%

3 people monthly

$0-$2,212 0%

3 people yearly

$0- $26,546 0%

 

For assistance call the Aging and Disability Resource Center at 270-782-9223 or 1-800-395-7654.

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