Sister Visitor Center, which provides free groceries and financial assistance to people in West Louisville has been a target for break-ins, burglarized four times in the past month, and the robbers are still on the run.
Donations dropped during the pandemic, plus there are special storage practices for blood when it’s being used for cancer patients. They have to separate the platelets from the blood and it can only be stored for a very limited amount of time.
Eating health food is very important for people living with diabetes. That’s why the Blue Ridge Area Food Bank is partnering with Augusta Health to create an on-site pantry for those in need of food assistance.
June 11 is the date Governor Andy Beshear has set to lift the statewide mask mandate. It’s a sign that we may be slowly coming back to normal. The change may cause some people anxiety as they haven’t been around maskless crowds in more than a year.
As many as one in four people in our hometowns face food insecurity. We're looking at how people are trying creative solutions to solve system problems. And we're getting some tips on healthy eating on a budget.