Bob White, Executive Director
133 Evergreen Road, Suite 212
Louisville, KY 40243
E-Blast for Monday, February 25, 2019
Update on Senate Bill 128
The Kentucky Senior Living Association (KSLA) received this latest draft of Senate Bill 128 from Janet M. Hall, Director of the Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Department for Aging and Independent Living (DAIL).

This latest draft includes changes made after KSLA met with DAIL on February 8, 2019. Click  Here to see the revised draft of Senate Bill 128.
Community Leaders Offer Solutions to Rising Food and Utilities Costs
(by Sharon Cohen, Senior Living Executive Magazine) Senior living leaders are constantly looking for ways to enhance the resident experience while optimizing community efficiency. It’s no surprise that executive directors and other decision makers are looking for smart solutions to address higher food costs and fluctuating utility prices.

According to Christopher Barstein, Executive Director at Edgehill, a Benchmark Senior Living community in Stamford, Conn, "We will always be on the lookout for any new technology that helps us manage our community better. If you're not being proactive, the cost bite can be pretty significant."

Click Here to read the article.
"Conference Central"
KSLA 2019 Conference & Exhibition
May 15-16, 2019 at The Brown Hotel

Hotel Accommodations
KSLA has reserved a block of rooms at a preferred rate of $142/night at The Brown Hotel.  Make your reservation by April 25, 2019 to qualify for this preferred rate and be sure to use code 051419kysla. After April 25, the rate will increase to normal rates, which range from $195-$306/night.

Award Nominations - Who Are Your Rock Stars?
KSLA is accepting nominations for our 2019 Awards, which will be announced during the Conference at the Awards Banquet on May 16, 2019. There are eight Award categories this year, which include three new categories. The deadline for award nomination submissions is Monday, March 25, 2019.

Send Us Your Photos
Each year during the Awards Luncheon at Conference, we share photos with our Conference participants. Photos of our communities, staff and residents. Do you have some really awesome photos you'd like to include in our slide show? If so, e-mail them to

Conference Registration Packets

Exhibitors, Click Here to download the Exhibitor Registration Packet and learn everything you need to know about this year's Conference & Exhibition. Click Here to register on-line. The registration deadline is April 30, 2019.

Provider Member Registration Packets will be sent out the first week of March.

Sponsorship Opportunities
There are several sponsorship opportunities for this year's Conference. Please contact Bob White at or 502.938.5102 if your organization is interested in sponsoring a conference event!
KSLA's Premiere Associate Member Sponsors
Very truly yours,

Bob White, Executive Director
Kentucky Senior Living Association (KSLA)