KATS Network was selected as a recipient of the 2017 Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation High Impact Innovative Assistive Technology grants. KATS Network submitted a proposal for “Ramp Up KY!” to fund a statewide portable ramp lending library program. The award will make possible the purchasing 8-10 portable ramps (along with DIY ramp building kits) for:
Western KY Assistive Technology Center – Owensboro KY
Carl D. Perkins Vocational Training Center – Thelma
Redwood Assistive Technology Resource Center – Ft. Mitchell
Center for Accessible Living – Louisville, Bowling Green, Murray and Covington
Project CARAT Paducah – Paducah
Center for Excellence in Rural Health (Project CARAT/Hazard) – Hazard
Additionally, we will also be purchasing ramps for a new AT resource center in the Lexington area.
Click here for the grant overview. Work will begin on the first of the grant goals over the next several weeks.