July 26th Self Advocates Meeting Update

Thank You Derrick Graham!

We want to give a special thank you to Representative Derrick Graham for attending our meeting today. Your words and advice helped many individuals in becoming more involved with their legislators. We appreciate you taking the time to answer questions and look forward to your work in the capital.

A Big Thank You to Applied Behavioral Advancements!

 

A BIG THANK YOU GOES OUT TO

APPLIED BEHAVIORAL ADVANCEMENTS
FOR BEING A VICTORY SPONSOR FOR THE WALK

INNOVATIVE STRATEGIES FOR UNIQUE INDIVIDUALS

At ABA we believe providing the highest quality of behavior supports and related services in the State of Kentucky, we can make the world a better place to live for the individuals and the families we serve. With a State of the Art Facility and the most compassionate staff, our behavioral services cover a wide range of areas as everyone at ABA is committed to providing the highest quality behavioral services and related therapies.

AREAS OF EXPERTISE INCLUDE:
* Verbal aggression * Autism Spectrum Disorders * Mental Illness (schizophrenia, etc.) * Personality Disorders * and many more…

ABA, LLC PROVIDES:
* Functional Behavior Assessments * Behavior Support Plan Development * Training for Caregivers * Monitoring of Implemented Plans * Early Intervention Services (Autism)

* Speech Language Pathology * Person Centered Coaching * Community Access * Personal Assistance * MR/DD Waiver Programs * and many more…

www.ABA-LLC.com

Please visit their booth at the upcoming walk on August 11 for more information. Information about MPW, SLC, ABI waivers, and insurance services for kids and adults.

Birdies for the Bluegrass

As part of the PGA TOUR’s mission to positively impact local charities through its events, the Barbasol Championship created Birdies for the Bluegrass to maximize the tournament’s impact through not only Central Kentucky but for charities throughout the Commonwealth. PGA TOUR events generated more than $180 million for charities in 2017 and has now raised an all-time total of $2.65 billion for charity. The Barbasol Championship is Kentucky’s only PGA TOUR event which will be played on July 16-22, 2018 at Champions at Keene Trace. The tournament, played the same weekend as the British Open, will be broadcast live each day on Golf Channel and one of only 45 regular-season tournaments before the FedEx Cup Playoffs.

If you are interested in attending the Barbasol Championship, considering being a volunteer! There is a small cost ($75) to volunteer, but incredible benefits, including:

· A Nike polo shirt

· A Nike hat

· A round of golf at Keene Trace Golf Club

· A parking pass and tournament credential

· Four grounds passes

· Food & beverage voucher

If you are interested in learning about the volunteer opportunities available, please check out https://barbasolchampionshipky.com/volunteer/.

Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver Assessment Project FAQ

Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver Assessment Project FAQ

In these meetings, DMS indicated that we would be releasing a Frequently Asked Questions document (FAQ) and the slide deck from the presentation given at the town halls. Please find both promised documents attached. In addition, DMS and Navigant have recorded the presentation for viewing. You can access this presentation at http://chfs.adobeconnect.com/pcy7vxy9r1hu/

*Adobe Connect application required to view presentation*

FAQ Link: Medicaid 1915(c) Waiver Assessment Project FAQ