Blueprint Legislative Priority
Establish Supports for Kinship and Fictive Caregivers
House Bill 2 would establish the development of supportive services for kinship and fictive kin caregivers, including, but not limited to, monetary and respite supports. It would also establish a reporting mechanism to track and analyze data on relative and fictive kin caregiver placements.
HB 2 is sponsored by Representative Chris Fugate. It has passed the Kentucky House and Senate and has been signed by the Governor.
TAKE ACTION: Thank your state Senator and Representative for supporting House Bill 2.
Read the latest statement on HB 2 from Dr. Terry Brooks here.