Adult Day Program Opens in Morehead

Morehead is the home of our newest adult day training program.   As part of Kentucky’s Medicaid Waiver program, ADTs provide people with intellectual and other disabilities opportunities to learn new skill in a supportive environment.  

Additional Medicaid Waiver services provided by Employment Solutions include residential, therapeutic and other community supports.

Judge Goodwine Makes Commencement Address

On August 17, 2023 Appellate Judge Pamela Goodwine gave an inspirational address to the summer graduation class of the College of Technical Education.   Judge Goodwine told of the many barriers she overcame before attaining her current position including family tragedy and serious health issues.   

The College for technical Education operates a variety of post-secondary educational programs including cosmetology, esthetics, nail tech, medical assistant and business office professional 

Fresh Approach Relocates

In August 2023 Fresh Approach moved to its new location at 1084 Whipple Court.  Fresh Approach prepares fruits and vegetables for commercial restaurants.

Fresh Approach also provides skills training and the opportunity to earn wages for people with intellectual disabilities.   

FY 23-24 Budget    

Employment Solutions’ budget exceeds $25 million for the current fiscal year—an all-time high.  Among the operations of Employment Solutions are a career college, transportation, day training, residential and a behavioral health clinic.  

From the CEO

Employment Solutions has successfully emerged from the two-year Covid pandemic.   Thanks to the quick and decisive actions of the US Congress, enormous amounts of financial assistance from the federal government helped to stave off a recession

From my perspective the greatest lesson is that strategic planning is far less useful than the ability of pivot and adapt to circumstances that are unforeseeable.  

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