The Kentucky Office for the Blind and Office for Vocational Rehabilitation have scheduled 10 public hearings in May and June to give consumers and other interested individuals an opportunity to comment on proposed changes, including consolidation of the agencies, combined state plan revisions and Order of Selection of consumers for services.
- Ashland: 4–6 p.m. (EDT), June 14, Kentucky Career Center, 411 19th St. Contact: Kennetta Freholm, 1-800-334-6881.
Kentuckians who are unable to attend a forum may send comments in any format (written, phone call, in person, etc.) through June 15.
Comments may be sent in writing to the Kentucky Office for the Blind, 275 E. Main St., Mail Drop 2-EJ, Frankfort, KY, 40621, via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com, fax at 502-564-2951 or call 1-800-321-6668. If any reasonable accommodations for a disability are required for participation at a public hearing, please call 1-502-564-4754.
The draft policy for Order of Selection is posted for review prior to the hearings by clicking here. Alternative formats of draft policy may be provided upon request at 1-800-321-6668.
From Kentucky Education and Workforce Development Cabinet