Kentucky Resources

This page provides federal and state-specific resources on a variety of cancer survivorship topics. If you are looking for financial assistance resources, please visit CancerFinances.org.

Click here for information about laws specific to Kentucky.

 

Employment

Federal Fair Employment Agency
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
800.669.4000
info@eeoc.gov
www.eeoc.gov

Reasonable Accommodations
Job Accommodation Network
800.526.7234
jan@AskJAN.org
www.AskJAN.org

Family & Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
U.S. Department of Labor
Wage & Hour Division
866.487.9243
www.dol.gov/whd

State Fair Employment Agency
Kentucky Commission on Human Rights
800.292.5566 or 502.595.4024
kchr.mail@ky.gov 
www.kchr.ky.gov/

State Health Care Coverage Facts
Georgetown University Health Policy Institute
https://ccf.georgetown.edu/state-childrens-health-facts/

Unemployment Agency
Kentucky Career Center
www.oet.ky.gov/

Vocational Rehabilitation
Kentucky Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
800.372.7172
www.ovr.ky.gov/

More Employment Resources

Health Insurance

Kentucky State Health Insurance Marketplace (a.k.a Exchange)
Kynect
855.459.6328
www.kynect.ky.gov/

Health Insurance Consumer Assistance Program & External Appeals 
Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services
877.293.7447
www.chfs.ky.gov/dail/ship.htm

Kentucky Department of Insurance
502.564.3630 or 800.595.6053
www.insurance.ky.gov/

COBRA
U.S. Department of Labor
Employee Benefits Security Administration
866.444.3272
www.dol.gov/ebsa

COBRA-Kentucky
Kentucky Department of Insurance
502.564.3630 or 800.595.6053
www.insurance.ky.gov/

State Children’s Health Insurance Program
Kids’ Health
877.524.4718
www.kidshealth.ky.gov/en/

Find Health & Dental Coverage For Your Family
InsureKids.gov
https://www.insurekidsnow.gov/coverage/ky/index.html

More Health Insurance Resources

Medicaid Programs

Triage Cancer Guide to Medicaid Expansion

Kentucky Cabinet For Health and Family Services, Department for Medicaid Services
800.6352570
www.chfs.ky.gov/dms

KHIPP
855.300.5528
www.chcmedicaid-kentucky.coventryhealthcare.com/

More Health Insurance Resources

Medicare

Medicare
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
800.MEDICARE (633.4227)
www.medicare.gov

Medicare & You

Medicare Assistance
State Health Insurance Assistance Program (SHIP)
877.293.7447
https://chfs.ky.gov/agencies/dail/Pages/ship.aspx

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