It's one of Central Kentucky's most anticipated events showcasing the area's top interior designers!
Preview Party for designers and sponsors is September 20, 2018
Open to public from September 21 - October 7, 2018
For information on SPONSORSHIP AND VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES , please contact
Susie Hillard, Director of Philanthropy and Administration,
at or (859) 940-8434 (talk/text)
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Nursing Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass

Improving the quality of care for residents of long-term care facilities in Kentucky

We assist residents and their families
in nursing homes, family care homes, and personal care homes.



NHOA is a nonprofit organization which relies on donations, grants, and special events for funding.
All advocacy services are provided free of charge to those who need them.
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Transfer/Discharge Notices

Transfer & Discharge Notices

Sherry Culp, Kentucky State Long-Term Care Ombudsman, recently released a memo that provides clarification regarding copies of transfer and discharge notices to the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman.  Send all transfer and discharge notices to the Office of the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman via email at


What is the Ombudsman Agency?

The Nursing  Home Ombudsman Agency of the Bluegrass serves approximately 5,500 nursing home, personal care home, and family care home residents and their families in a 17 county area around Lexington, Kentucky. Its primary objectives are to:

  • Protect the rights of nursing home residents;
  • Identify, investigate and resolve resident’s problems and concerns;
  • Empower residents to make informed choices;
  • Work to enact laws protecting older Kentuckians;

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This information is made possible by state and/or federal funding provided by the Department for Aging and Independent Living.

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