FRANKFORT, Ky. (WKYT) – Governor Andy Beshear outlines seven programs to help Kentuckians save money.
He talked about every program on Thursday Kentucky team update.
Kentucky Healthy at Home Team Eviction Relief Fund
This program is intended to help tenants pay their utility bills. It can apply to past due and future invoices. There is also a Lexington Specific Program.
Homeowners Assistance Fund
This program is intended to help homeowners avoid foreclosures and pay utility bills. People can apply for up to $35,000 in assistance.
Affordable Connectivity Program
This program is intended to help people access the Internet. Households can benefit from a maximum of $30 per month.
Kentucky Child Care Assistance Program
Governor Beshear says this program is a resource for families with children, especially during the summer months.
Community action agencies
The governor spoke about the various community action agencies across the state. They can help with food, transportation and more. You can find the location closest to you here.
Kentucky Prescription Assistance Program
Governor Beshear says this is a new program to help people get needed medications at a lower cost. It can also meet basic needs, including housing.
Medicare Prescription Drug Plan Costs
This program aims to reduce drug costs for eligible individuals.
The governor has compiled information on the seven programs to governor.ky.gov/tipstosave. You can find links and more detailed information about eligible people on this website.
“It’s an area that you can access and connect to all these other programs,” Governor Beshear said. “Let’s make sure we can connect people to these services. Take advantage of every dollar that can help our people.
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