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Thank you for attending the 2021 KARRN Conference!


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


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


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...

Virtual Interactive Stroke Webinar


  Agenda Welcome and Introduction Introduction to the Kentucky Appalachian Rural Rehabilitation Network (KARRN)- Dr. Pat Kitzman, PhD, Professor, UK College of Health Sciences Introduction to the Eastern Kentucky Stroke Warriors...

Virtual Stroke Interactive Event


The purpose of this interactive virtual event is to discuss multiple topics related to adaptive activities for individuals who have had a stroke and their caregivers. This interactive virtual event will include both video and live content. This...

Universal Design


Young & Young at Heart Stroke Support Group


Supporting survivors who are navigating working, parenting, and relationships after experiencing a stroke. We welcome survivors, carepartners, and allies. Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:00 p.m. Learn more.

Save the Date! Rural Appalachia Stroke Camp to Provide Adaptive Recreation and Keynote Speakers for Stroke Survivors and Caregivers


The Eastern Kentucky Stroke Warriors, a support group of stroke survivors and caregivers, announced the first Rural Appalachia Stroke Camp will be held Sept. 25, 2021 at Buckhorn Lake State Resort Park.  The group is partnering with the...