The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
The Arc of the Bluegrass, Inc.The Arc of the Bluegrass, Inc.
To provide safeand appropriate housing and program services to persons with mental retardation and/or developmental disabilities; to develop innovative programs that are designed for the inclusion into a community for persons with disabilities to att... Read more
To provide safeand appropriate housing and program services to persons with mental retardation and/or developmental disabilities; to develop innovative programs that are designed for the inclusion into a community for persons with disabilities to attain the highest level of independence possible.
The agency provides 24.0 hour residential and group home programs for persons with MR/DD; Supported Apartment Independent Living through supportive case management services to persons with MR/DD who live independently in the community; provides an innovative arts program designed to enhance the artistic talents of persons with disabilities, emotional and/or psychological impairments, children with special needs, and persons from the community-at-large who are not deemed to be disabled; provides a College for Living program that is held on the campus of a local university - scheduld for 6-week class sessions that are taught by volunteer professors, business leaders, and interested community leaders; agency is a Medicaid Certified Provider of services; HUD certified and licensed by the State of Kentucky for the provision of services.