The links below are to agencies and organizations that can provide resources for a variety of needs. These services are not provided by CCSHCN.
Inclusion on these pages does not imply endorsement by CCSHCN. This list is not intended to be complete and other resources may be available in your area.
Kynect is Kentucky’s Healthcare Connection. Kynect will provide individuals, families and small businesses with easy, one-stop shopping to find healthcare coverage. Open enrollment begins Oct. 1, 2013 and runs through March 31, 2014 with coverage beginning as soon as January 2014. More information will be coming as open enrollment approaches. In the meantime, feel free to visit the Kynect Web page or Facebook page.
Coping and Mental Health Resources
Tips on finding providers of mental health; resources for support in navigating the system; and assistance for children with developmental disabilities.
Links to groups and organizations that provide support, information, and assistance to individuals with certain conditions or diagnoses.
Financial and Utilities Resources
Discussion of agencies and programs available statewide that may be able to assist families during times of financial crisis.
Food and Nutrition Resources
Links to prevention and intervention programs aimed at meeting one of children's basic needs.
Health Insurance Resources
Information regarding affordable and adequate health insurance coverage for children.
Discussion of programs and services available to assist families in finding and keeping living arrangements including subsidized rental, homeownership education programs, tenant advocacy organizations, and safe shelters for homeless and those experiencing family violence.
Links to KY Prescription Assistance Program; a brief synopsis of Patient Assistance Programs; pharmacy chain discount programs; and discussion of other solutions.
Discussion of Medicaid broker system; public transportation and paratransit and other solutions.