Governor Steve Beshear announced today that $4 million in federal funding will be made available beginning Monday, July 12, for summer cooling assistance through the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), administered by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services.
Former Ohio Secretary of State Ken Blackwell joined the program, and judging by the title of his new book he’s not exactly thrilled with the direction the President is leading the country.
Today, the Department of Health and Human Services began accepting applications for a program that provides much needed financial relief for employers – as well as unions and state and local governments – providing coverage to early retirees. The Early Retiree Reinsurance Program will provide $5 billion in financial assistance to help maintain coverage for early retirees age 55 and older who are not yet eligible for Medicare – another example of how health care reform is, and will continue to be, good for business. read more
Paul Sawyier fans are in for a special treat on Thursday, July 22, when the Kentucky Historical Society (KHS) will host an evening program featuring a small exhibition of original Sawyier works and presentations by Sawyier experts.
The Affordable Care Act created a number of important new benefits for seniors and other Medicare beneficiaries.
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The public is invited to the program’s first graduation ceremony.