Green River Area Development District
Serving Daviess, Hancock, Henderson, McLean, Ohio, Union & Webster Counties in Western Kentucky
Think Progress. Think Tomorrow. Think GRADD.
300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY 42301     Phone: 270.926.4433     TDD: 800.648.6056

Family Caregiver Support Program

This program is designed to provide education, training, support groups, and coordinate respite for those caring for older adults or for grandparents raising their grandchildren.

If you need help in any of your caregiver responsibilities, we may be able to assist you. Specifically, we will:

  • Provide assistance to caregivers in locating and arranging services
  • Program Coordinator will be available to provide individual counseling
  • Provide a variety of individualized training and services
  • Coordinate with current support groups or assist in the development of new support services
  • Coordinate with existing or new respite services to caregivers for relief from care-giving responsibilities
  • Explore additional services as identified by caregiver needs

Please contact the Area Agency on Aging if you need any assistance with caregiver needs: (270) 926-4433

>> View the November  2018 edition of CAREGIVER ASSISTANCE NEWSLETTER

Monthly Support Group Meeting Times:

Family Caregiver Support Groups

GRADD Office, 300 GRADD Way, Owensboro, KY
     meets 1st
 Thursday of each month from 1:30 - 3:30 p.m.
     (To register before coming the first time, please call Kelli King at 800-928-9094.)

Support Groups for Grandparents Raising Grandchildren

O.M.S. South/ 5-6 Center, 2631 South Griffith Avenue, Owensboro, KY
     meets last Thursday of each month from 5:30 - 7 p.m.
     (For more information, please call Amanda Hirtz at 270-686-1159.)

*This information is made possible by state and/or federal funding provided by the Department for Aging and Independent Living.