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Kentucky HEALTH to partner with Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky in Medicaid waiver program

The Commonwealth of Kentucky has announced a partnership with the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky in preparation for the launch of Kentucky HEALTH (Helping to Engage and Achieve Long-Term Health), the state’s innovative Medicaid waiver program. The Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky, a statewide nonprofit focused on health policy and advocacy, will support Kentucky HEALTH’s community engagement...

Coach Colene: In this roller coaster life, we have opportunity to change, power to thrive

By Colene Elridge KyForward columnist   Last week, I turned 31 years old. The week leading up to my birthday has always been a time of reflection, a time of gratitude and a time for making plans for the next year. Boy oh boy, do I have some BIG plans for the next year, and I can’t wait to share them with you soon. But today, I want to share with you 3.1 things I learned in year 30.   1....

New registration website makes volunteering for Lexington Habitat for Humanity simple

Lexington Habitat for Humanity has made it easier than ever to join their organization as a volunteer.   By clicking this link, individual volunteers can register, complete a general orientation and schedule to join us on an upcoming date. The new system will allow you to track your volunteer hours, book volunteer dates months ahead and invite your friends to volunteer with you via Facebook. The...