(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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