Share Your Story!

The University of Kentucky Human Development Institute – HDI Digital Storytelling Initiative is collecting stories about the lived experiences of people with disabilities. Our team will help record the story in the format that you choose. These stories will help improve our work. Are you interested in learning more? Contact Patti Logsdon at or 859-218-1338.

Share Your Story!

Celebrating 30 years of the ADA!

Join the University of Kentucky Human Development Institute – HDIKentucky Protection & Advocacy – P&A, and the Commonwealth Council on Developmental Disabilities as we commemorate the 30th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) with a virtual screening of the award-winning documentary “Crip Camp“, followed by a panel discussion with the Directors of the film, Nicole Newnham and James Lebrecht! HDI’s Morgan Turner will complete this prestigious panel.

Register at to participate virtually on July 13. The movie will be shown from 4:00 – 6:00pm ET and the panel discussion will be held from 6:00 – 7:30pm ET. If you have already seen Crip Camp, feel free join us for the panel presentation! #ThankstotheADA


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Fall Seminar: Medicaid Waivers 101

“What are the Medicaid waiver programs available to assist persons with developmental disabilities in Kentucky? What services does the Medicaid waivers program offer in Kentucky? How do I apply for Kentucky’s Medicaid waivers program? Join us for the Medicaid Waivers 101 HDI seminar to receive answers to these questions!” – Lori Gresham

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