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AARP Kentucky News Releases & Updates

View our latest press releases, statements, Op-eds, letters to the editor, research, volunteers and more.

For media requests, please contact AARP Kentucky Associate State Director of Communications, Scott Wegenast (swegenast@aarp.org). More from Twitter: @AARPKY

Latest Releases
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AARP Veterans and Military Spouses Job Center brings together information and resources to help Kentucky’s 330,000 veterans and military spouses compete in today’s job market.
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Owensboro’s Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame & Museum and Webster County Senior Services selected to receive AARP Community Challenge Grants. Both projects are being funded as part of the fifth annual AARP Community Challenge Grant.
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Criminals use fake veterans charities, service-benefits buyout schemes and bogus job scams to target past and present members of the armed services.
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AARP volunteers teaming up to deliver healthy lunches and a “Salute” thanking Kentucky National Guard for their support of the frontline hospital staff at Ohio County Healthcare.
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Of the 312,000 veterans in Kentucky, only 34% used their benefits at VA health care, according to U.S. Census Bureau. AARP’s Veterans and Military Families Health Benefits Navigator is available at www.AARP.org/VetsHealthNavigator
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Kentucky Public Service Commission Order Spares LG&E-KU Ratepayers from Higher Rates
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During his long-time tenure in the Kentucky Legislature, Senator C.B. Embry has set an example of how good policy making can improve the lives of Kentuckians as we age.
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The Technical Advisory Committee for Consumer Rights & Client Needs is especially focused on ways Kentucky can increase access, expand services, improve quality of care, develop more patient-centered and improved customer service for Medicaid members.
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In a virtual ceremony, Ohio County Judge Executive David L. Johnston proclaims May as Older Americans Month.
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AARP urging ratepayers to make their voices heard before and during LG&E/KY Utilities virtual public meetings.

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