Bluegrass Region Community Needs

Assessment Survey - 2018

Join Us for the 22nd Annual

The Next Best Years Seminar
Friday, September 15, 2017
Fayette County Extension Office
1140 Harry Sykes Way; Lexington
A full day of information, giveaways, and engaging speakers!

Call the Fayette County Extension Office at (859) 257-5582 to request a registration form
or visit our website
Registration deadline is September 5, 2017.


We are very honored to have nationally recognized Amy Goyer as a speaker.
Ms. Goyer will discuss her inspirational personal journey that turned her life upside down as the primary caregiver for her parents and sister.  After working more than 35 years in the field of aging combined with her own caregiving experiences, Ms. Goyer will share hard-earned tips for preparing for and navigating caregiving, finding strength and resiliency, and savoring the humerous and joyful moments along the journey.


93–year-old volunteer Nancy Wilson is faithful to her sewing — and her service;

Regional Plans on Aging

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Before You Give Up the Keys Create a Roadmap for Transportation Independence


Attend FREE classes discussing:

Improving Communication
Effective Problem Solving
Setting Weekly Goals
Managing Symptoms
Tips for Eating Well
Medication "How To"
Working With Your Doctor

The CHRONIC DISEASE SELF MANAGEMENT PROGRAM and The DIABETES SELF MANAGEMENT PROGRAM want to help you live a longer, healthier, and more fulfilled life. Classes are offered at various locations throughout the seventeen-county region of the Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging & Independent Living.  Contact Lydia Jacobs at or 859-269-8021 for the next available class near you!

Sponsored by the Bluegrass Area Agency on Aging & Independent Living.  This project is funded, in part, under a contract with the Ky. Cabinet for Health and Family Services with funds from the Administration on Aging, U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services.


Area Agencies on Aging - Local Leaders in Aging and Community Living

This brochure features an overview of the latest data gathered from AAAs nationwide to provide a snapshot of the evolving role these vital agencies play in the planning, development, coordination and delivery of aging and other home and community-based services in nearly every community in the United States.

Click Here to view brochure

Click to View Results of National Administration on Aging Annual Survey

Click to View Results of National Administration on Aging Annual Survey

Click Here to view The Area Agency on Aging's Advisory Council presentation

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