Aging Title III Information
Aging Title III Information
 

Title III-B Supportive Services provides a number of programs for the aging population of the Purchase Area.  The programs include educational opportunities, health promotion education, screenings and activities, friendly visiting, outreach, transportation, information and assistance, and telephone reassurance.  The senior centers in each county are focal points for information, services, and advocacy for seniors.  The centers also provide a wide range of recreational, social and volunteer opportunities.

 

Senior Centers of the Purchase Area:

 

Ballard County Senior Citizens

Lake Street, P. O. Box 508

Barlow, Kentucky  42024

(270) 334-3115 

 

Murray-Calloway Co. Senior Citizens

607 Poplar Street

Murray, Kentucky  42071

(270) 753-0929

     

Carlisle County Senior Citizens

261 Front Street, P. O. Box 505

Bardwell, Kentucky  42023

(270) 628-5474 

 

Senior Citizens of Fulton County

1404 Liberty Street

Hickman, Kentucky  42050

(270) 236-2826

     

Senior Citizens of Fulton County

109 Commercial Avenue

Fulton, Kentucky  42041

(270) 472-2900 

 

Mayfield-Graves Co. Senior Citizens

901 North 15th Street

Mayfield, Kentucky  42066

(270) 247-2566

     

Hickman Co. Senior Citizens

212 East North Street 

Clinton, Kentucky  42031 

(270) 653-4314 

 

Marshall Co. Senior Citizens (Central)

1713 Golf Course Road, P. O. Box 421

Benton, Kentucky  42025

(270) 527-9860

     

Marshall Co. Senior Citizens (North) 

2nd & Aspen Streets 

Calvert City, Kentucky  42029

Mailing Address:  Same as Central

 

Marshall Co. Senior Citizens (South)

112 High School Street

Hardin, Kentucky  42048

Mailing Address:  Same as Central

     

Paducah-McCracken Co. Senior Citizens

1400 H. C. Mathis Drive

Paducah, Kentucky  42001

(270) 443-8579

   

 

Title III-B Legal Services provides counseling and/or assistance on legal matters, legal advocacy, legal education, advice in civil matters, and/or representation before some administrative board or judicial body.  Examples of cases handled include those dealing with government benefits, consumer issues, housing, wills/estates, and health.  The current legal services provider is:

 

Kentucky Legal Aid

1122 Jefferson Street

Paducah, Kentucky  42001

(270) 442-5518 or toll free 1-866-452-9243

 

Title III-C Nutrition Services program provides congregate and home-delivered noon meals prepared and delivered throughout the region.  Each county’s senior center has the contract to provide meals in that county.

 

Title III-D Health Promotion Services are available in seven of the eight counties (Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Fulton, Graves, Hickman and McCracken).  The services provided are education and assistance in the health promotion areas related to Mental Health and Medication Management.

 

The Title III-E National Family Caregiver Support Program (NFCSP) provides services directed toward assisting the following:  (1) the caregiver of any age caring for an elderly person aged 60 or older; (2) seniors aged 60 or older who are caregivers to relative children under the age of 19; and, (3) seniors aged 60 or older providing care to their children who are under the age of 19 years, with diagnosed mental retardation or developmental disabilities.  Services include information, assistance, caregiver counseling, training, support groups, respite care, and supplemental services.

 
       

 

 

Page last updated on Thu, 21 Jul 2016 18:45:00 GMT.