Feb 4 2015 Retired and Senior Volunteers Honored for Service

Louisville Metro’s RSVP (Retired & Senior Volunteer Program) will host their annual recognition event on Thursday, February 5 from 12 - 3 p.m. at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage, 1701 W. Muhammad Ali Boulevard, Louisville, KY  40203.

Feb 2 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners Offer a Multitude of Free Workshops and Events in February

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free events and workshops for the entire family in February including a four-week workshop to help with employability skills and successful job searches, three Black History Month celebrations and several financial education opportunities. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the information listed by each event.

 

Jan 7 2015 Neighborhood Place Partners offer multiple opportunities in January

 

Neighborhood Place Hosts a Job Fair, a Resume Writing Workshop and a Couponing Support Group

 

 

Jan 5 2015 Get Financially Fit in 2015

 

Louisville Metro Government promotes free financial education opportunities

 

Dec 30 2014 Crisis Phase of LIHEAP begins on January 12, 2015

 

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Dec 9 2014 Foster Grandparents Celebrate 42 Years of Service in Louisville

 

Metro Foster Grandparent Program encourages others to mentor children

 

The work of more than 88 foster grandparents who help mentor children will be honored at a special luncheon Dec. 11.  The holiday-themed event will take place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Kentucky Center for African American Heritage, 1701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd.

 

Dec 4 2014 Neighborhood Place Partners offer multiple opportunities in December

 

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free events and workshops for the entire family in December including healthy cooking classes, opportunities to meet with Legal Aid staff, a workshop addressing childhood trauma and much more. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

 

Nov 20 2014 Mayor Fischer Names Katina Whitlock Director of Community Services

 

Mayor Greg Fischer has named Katina Whitlock as the new Director of Louisville Metro Community Services, the department which reduces homelessness, assists with household financial stability, advocates for targeted populations and improves the overall quality of life for families across our community.

 

 

Nov 5 2014 Inaugural Week of Valor Honors Veterans and Active-Duty Service Men and Women

Mayor Greg Fischer and numerous community partners today announced the inaugural Mayor’s Week of Valor — a week-long series of events to honor and celebrate the contributions of active-duty military, veterans and their families. 

Nov 3 2014 Neighborhood Place Partners offer multiple opportunities in November

Neighborhood Place locations in Louisville will offer free events and workshops to help with your health, home and family in November including a free stop smoking series, multiple energy management workshops, a supermarket tour to learn cost-saving tips as well as opportunities to meet with the Legal Aid Society. To learn more about these services, including reservations requirements and contact info, please refer to the phone numbers listed by each event.

Oct 28 2014 Low Income Heating Assistance Program Begins Nov. 3

The annual program that helps low income residents of Louisville with their utility bills begins Nov. 3. LIHEAP, the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, is a federally funded program operated by Community Action Partnership, part of Louisville Metro Community Services. The Subsidy Phase of LIHEAP will run this year from Nov. 3 through Dec. 11.

Oct 22 2014 2014 Neighborhood Place Annual Day

Neighborhood Place, Louisville’s award-winning model of providing services to citizens, will have its “Annual Day” conference to celebrate accomplishments and explore new ideas for providing assistance. More than 350 individuals and many partner groups are expected to attend the Neighborhood Place Annual Day, Oct. 24 at the Fern Valley Inn Hotel and Conference Center, 2715 Fern Valley Rd., between 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Oct 20 2014 Free Lead Inspections Available in Louisville

To help prevent childhood lead poisoning, the Lead-Safe Louisville Project is sponsoring free lead inspections to qualified homeowners. Lead-Safe Louisville joins in National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week, October 19 - 25, to promote the importance of testing your home, testing your child, and learning how to prevent lead poisoning’s serious health effects.

Oct 18 2014 Councilman Robin Engel to Attend Groundbreaking for Morning Point Senior Living Campus

Louisville Metro Council
Media Advisory
For Immediate Release                               
Media Contact: Chris Lewis
574-1351
Date: October 14, 2014

 
Louisville, KY – Metro Councilman Robin Engel (District 22) will attend a groundbreaking ceremony for Morning Point Senior living and Alzheimer’s Living Care (4711 South Hurstbourne Parkway) on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 10:30 a.m.

Oct 8 2014 LIHEAP Subsidy Pre-Registration starts in October

The Louisville Metro Community Action Partnership’s LIHEAP Program (Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program) is a federally funded program that provides financial assistance to help low-income residents pay utility bills. The Subsidy component of LIHEAP will begin November 3, 2014.

Pre-registration opportunities for the Subsidy Program will be offered during October for those residents who are on a fixed income, and who are elderly (age 60 or over) or disabled receiving social security, SSI, pension or Black Lung benefits.