Blueprint Legislative Priority

Prioritize Investments for Children who have Experienced Abuse and Neglect by Supporting Kinship Caregivers

House Bill 628 would ensure, in part, that kinship caregivers receive information about child-specific foster homes and the supports available, as well as immediate receipt of the one-time Relative Placement Support Benefit.

Review the Blueprint for Kentucky’s Children policy priority fact sheet.


HB 628 is sponsored by Representative David Meade. It has passed the House Health and Family Services Committee and the full Kentucky House and awaits a vote by the Senate Health and Welfare Committee.

Read the latest statement from Terry Brooks on HB 628.

Passed KY House