What is the Elder Care Office?
The Elder Care Office at the University of Kentucky is here to support you and help you save time as you navigate your way through issues involved in caring for an elderly loved one.
The goals of UK Eldercare are to provide University Families with:
assistance in identifying current elder care needs
detailed and personal referrals to community services
a handbook on providing care to older family members
printed information relevant to needs, such as fact sheets
ongoing support to the employee, such as family counseling
seminars related to elder care issues
How We Can Help
Referrals: Need caregiving resources for your loved one? Let us do the 'leg' work for you. We can find resources almost anywhere in the United States. Although our office cannot endorse specific services, we can help with the selection process by answering questions and finding additional information. Contact our office at (859) 323-4600 or by e-mail.
Resource Guides: Visit our Elder Care Resources page to find free resources.
Contact Elder Care
Please contact the Elder Care Office and we will be happy to discuss your caregiving needs via e-mail, phone (859-323-4600), or in person.
Terri Weber, CSW
Elder Care Specialist
204 Breckinridge Hall
Lexington, Kentucky 40506-0056
Phone: (859) 218-0457
Fax: (859) 323-4728