|Jun 13 2019||
Age-Friendly Louisville Raises Awareness for World Elder Abuse Day
World Elder Abuse Awareness Day is this Saturday, June 15, 2019. This annual day of awareness calls attention to a growing population of elderly people and some of the abuses they face. As longevity increases, abuse of the elderly is an increasing and serious problem that affects health and human rights and can cause death, so it is vital to raise awareness to prevent it whenever and wherever possible.
|Jun 4 2019||
Neighborhood Place partners host Shawnee Community Celebration, Senior Farmer Market registrations and more
Each month, Neighborhood Place partners provide numerous events and resources to benefit the entire family. Activities in June include the10th Annual Shawnee CommUNITY Celebration on June 15th, Senior Farmer Market Nutrition Program sign-ups at all eight Neighborhood Place locations, hiring opportunities by FedEx, Sodexo and the U.S. Census Bureau, and much more. To learn more about these offerings, please refer to the list below.
|May 31 2019||
Free electric fans for seniors and disabled individuals on June 8
Thanks to the generosity of local businesses, community organizations, and residents, hundreds of electric fans have been collected to provide heat relief for seniors and people with disabilities. A "Fan Fair" giveaway and resource event is scheduled for Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Edison Center, 701 W. Ormsby Ave., Louisville, KY 40203.
|May 24 2019||
LIHEAP program improvements lead to increase in number of low-income households assisted
Resilience and Community Services and Office of Performance Improvement & Innovation create improvements to increase program efficiency and accessibility +
|May 6 2019||
Empowerment and Career Fair Day at the Nia Center on May 9
Louisvillians hoping to find a fresh start, help with finances, or a new career direction will find a wealth of opportunities at the “Be Empowered at the Nia” event on Thursday, May 9. The event will be held at the Nia Center, 2900 W. Broadway, from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
|May 1 2019||
Neighborhood Place partners host a Women’s Empowerment Group, the BB&T Bank Bus and more
Each month, Neighborhood Place partners sponsor numerous events and resources to benefit the entire family. Activities in May include a free, eight-week Women’s Empowerment Group, the BB&T Bank Bus which provides free credit report and other financial services, the “Eat This Not That” workshop, and much more. To get more details about these offerings, please refer to the list below.
|Apr 29 2019||
Women’s empowerment series stresses building support, healthy relationships
Women of all ages are invited to a free, eight-week series focusing on educating and empowering women by building knowledge and skills in multiple areas. Starting Monday, May 6, 2019, the “Women’s Empowerment Group” will feature practical tips on weekly topics including relationships, parenting, mental and physical health, education, employment, and finances.
|Mar 1 2019||
Neighborhood Place partners host the Fifth Third E-Bus, a summer resource fair for youth and much more in March
Neighborhood Place partners have planned numerous events and resources to benefit the entire family in March. Activities include the Fifth Third Bank Financial Empowerment Mobile, a prom dress giveaway, a summer opportunities resource fair, a mindfulness workshop and much more. To learn more about these offerings, please refer to the list below.
|Feb 1 2019||
Neighborhood Place partners host a Healthy Living Club, a Healthy Journey for Two and more
Neighborhood Place partners provide several opportunities to benefit your health including a Healthy Living Club, an educational baby shower, a Freedom from Smoking Class and much more. To learn more about these offerings, please refer to the list below.
|Jan 4 2019||
City's HUD Grant Applications Being Accepted
CDBG, ESG and HOPWA grants included
Louisville Metro Government (LMG) is now accepting applications from local non-profits for programs or activities funded by the following U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) grants for LMG fiscal year 2020. (July 1, 2019 – June 30, 2020).
|Jan 4 2019||
City announces opportunity to apply for the External Agency Fund Competitive Grants
Grants available to social services and arts and creative industry organizations
Louisville Metro Government today announced the process to apply for the External Agency Fund for FY20 (July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020). These grants funded through the city’s general fund are awarded to non-governmental, or "external” agencies that contribute to the city's cultural, social and economic vitality.
|Jan 4 2019||
Neighborhood Place partners host Energy Management Workshops, a Health Living Club and more
Neighborhood Place partners offer a variety of workshops and services in January including two Energy Management Workshops, a Healthy Living Club, an opportunity to learn about the need for foster parents and much more. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.
Jan. 7, 8, 14 and 17 Passport Health Care Community Engagement at multiple locations
|Jan 3 2019||
Crisis Component of Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Begins Jan. 7
Residents with a past due amount on a current utility bill may apply for services
The annual program that helps prevent low income residents of Jefferson County from being disconnected from utility services will begin on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019.
|Dec 10 2018||
Living Room Program Opens to Public, Expands Services
Diversion program for mental health and substance use disorder celebrates first year of operation
LOUISVILLE, KY – One year after its start as a pilot program limited to two Louisville Metro Police divisions, the Living Room program is now open to the public.
|Nov 2 2018||
Neighborhood Place Partners celebrate 25th anniversary and annual Magnificent Taste
Neighborhood Place partners offer valuable workshops and services each month like car seat safety checks, educational baby showers and a healthy living club. The month of November features two special events including the 25th anniversary celebration of First Neighborhood Place and the annual Magnificent Taste which assists needy families during the holidays. To learn more about these offerings and several others please refer to the list below.