Kentucky Revised Statutes Title XXXV. Domestic Relations § 405.023. Centralized statewide information and referral program for grandparents and other caregivers caring for minors who are not their biological children

(1)  The Cabinet for Health and Family Services shall create a centralized statewide service program that provides information and referrals through a statewide toll-free telephone number to grandparents and other caregivers who are caring for minors who are not their biological children.

(2)  The program shall provide information on a wide variety of services, including but not limited to:

(a) Kentucky Transitional Assistance Program;

(b) Health care and services, including the Kentucky Children's Health Insurance Program;

(c) Educational services;

(d) Child care;

(e) Child support;

(f) Support groups;

(g) Housing assistance;

(h) Legal services;  and

(i) Respite care for low-income kinship caregivers.

(3)  The cabinet may coordinate this program with the KyCARES Program.

(4)  This program shall be known as the KinCare Support Program.


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