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Perry County Students Improve Accessibility at Local Park Through UK's CARAT-TOP Program

7-12-2022

Video produced by The University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health (UK CERH). To view captions for this video, push play and click on the CC icon in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen. If using a mobile...

Project CARAT refurbishes assistive devices while filling the gap for supply chain issues

4-28-2022

As the price of aluminum continues to skyrocket, hospitals across the U.S. are reporting shortages in wheelchairs, canes and walkers. A program at the University of Kentucky refurbishes assistive devices while filling the gap of supply chain issues...

Community Connections: Uniting People Living with Disabling Conditions

4-21-2022

Join us to participate in an upcoming discussion group hosted at Frazier Rehab’s Community Fitness & Wellness Gym (CFW) located at 250 East Liberty, Louisville, KY 40202. This group will meet every Wednesday starting April 13th for a 5-week...

'Toys with a Purpose' Ready to Help, But It Needs One Thing — Toys

4-20-2022

LEXINGTON, Ky. (April 19, 2022) — Shelley Ferrin remembers exactly when everything started to make sense — the idea, the need and the simplicity of the solution. It all came together at once and seemed so clear. It was last fall when she and...

Third annual call for applications for the Grace Jones Memorial Fund mini-grants

2-25-2022

Purpose: To help persons with physical/stroke-related disability and their families. Priority will  be given to patients and families with physical disability resulting from stroke, but people with other central nervous system disorders (e.g....

Thank you for attending the 2021 KARRN Conference!

9-28-2021

Follow this link to see recordings of the sessions, and access presentation materials from the speakers.  Thanks to all who participated and made this year's conference such a success. We hope to see you in person again soon. Don't hesitate to...

Intergenerational Initiative Will Offer Toys with a Purpose in Hazard

8-9-2021

The University of Kentucky Center of Excellence in Rural Health (UK CERH) in Hazard, Kentucky, in partnership with the Kentucky Appalachian Rural Rehabilitation Network (KARRN), will be the home site of Toys with a Purpose, a new intergenerational...

2021 KARRN Conference

8-1-2021

Conference - Day 1 Recording Presentation Slides- Occupational Therapy via Telehealth in Medicare Presentation Slides- Telehealth Literate Providers Conference - Day 2 Recording Presentation Slides- Exploring Models of Disability and...