The Office of Inspector General (OIG) has launched a new Website for the Kentucky Applicant Registry and Employment Screening (KARES) program.
||From the CHFS News Room
- Groups Receive Award for Elder Abuse Prevention
Thursday, July 16, 2015
Two community groups have received awards from the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) to help their efforts to stop elder abuse.At a conference focusing on elder abuse prevention last month, CHFS presented two Public Awareness Initiative awards – one for $400 to the Kentucky River Council Against the Maltreatment of Elders (CAME) and another for $250 to the Big Sandy Elder Abuse Council.
- New Hotline Helps Kinship Relatives Caring for Children; Caregivers can get answers, support from toll-free phone line
Thursday, June 11, 2015
The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) has launched a Kinship Support Hotline to provide continued assistance to kinship relatives.
The hotline provides kinship relatives the chance to address program issues, talk about problems or ask questions. Local office staff will answer hotline calls.
- Winter Storm Leaves Behind Potential Water, Food Safety Risks
Friday, February 27, 2015
Many private residences, businesses, schools and other public facilities across the Commonwealth, especially in eastern Kentucky, have been impacted or closed for an extended period of time following the recent winter storm, creating the potential for increased risks related to water and food safety.