Homebound Services

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Boyd County Public Library provides homebound delivery of materials to shut-ins and people who are physically prevented from using a branch library. 

Services are provided to qualifying individuals on a first come, first served basis and continue as long as criteria are met and service is desired.  Currently there is a waiting list for homebound services.

Criteria for Eligibility

  • Boyd County residents only
  • Individuals who are mentally or physically disabled and unable to access a branch library
  • Individuals who are unable to transport materials from a branch library due to physical limitations
  • Residents of nursing homes or other extended care facilities

Application Process

  • Request for service must be made in writing
  • Applications are available from the Outreach Specialist or Public Services Manager
  • Request must be accompanied by a note from a physician or other health care provider attesting to applicant’s inability to visit due to physical limitations

For more information contact:

Ben Nunley
Public Services Manager
(606) 329-0090