My New Kentucky Smart Home Application

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Important! – My New Kentucky Smart Home is a grant funded by the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation and administered through the KATS Network, Kentucky’s Assistive Technology Act program. The program is designed to provide 90-day loans of smart home equipment to Kentuckians with paralyzing conditions to allow them to evaluate the usefulness of the devices and their ability to use them before they commit to a purchase.


In order to qualify you must:

Supplies are limited. Each eligible consumer will receive a starter kit (while supplies last) that has the following items:

  • your choice of either one (1) Amazon Echo Dot, or one (1) Google Nest Mini smart speaker
  • one (1) Ring 2 (2020) Video Doorbell
  • one (1) Sesame Smart Lock with WiFi Access Point
  • two (2) TP-Link Kasa Smart Mini Smart Plugs
  • four (4) Singled LED WiFi Smart Light Bulbs

Starter kits will be available for short-term loans of 90 days in order to evaluate the usefulness of the devices and their ability to use them before purchasing your own and/ or seeking funding. Additional items will be available by request (on a first-come, first-serve basis, while supplies last) and shipped separately from the starter kits.

Additional items available by request include:

  • Amazon Echo Dot or Google Home Mini Smart Speaker
  • TailWind iQ3 Garage Door Opener
  • Ring Video Doorbell 2
  • TP-Link Kasa Smart Mini Smart Plug
  • Singled LED WiFi Smart Light Bulb
  • Broadlink Wifi Smart Home Hub RM MINI 3 IR Automation Learning Universal Remote Control
  • ZESTYI Wifi Smart IR Remote Voice Control
  • Proctor Silex 10 cup Coffee Maker
  • Presto 22-inch Electric Griddle with removable handles
  • Lasko 16″ Oscillating Performance Table 3-Speed Fan
  • Lasko 20″ Box 3-Speed Fan
  • Lasko 32″ Oscillating Tower Fan with Remote Control

All items will be shipped via USPS. Please retain the original shipping box and all packaging and packing materials, as these will be used to return the items at the end of the loaner period. A pre-paid USPS return shipping label will be provided at the conclusion of the loan. You will simply repackage all of the items, place them in the original shipping box, tape it up, add the return label and drop off at the post office. Loan shipments and returns will include USPS tracking to ensure delivery.


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    Personal Information

    Starter Kit Request

    Additional items requested (optional)

    Select items that you want to request in addition to the starter kit, or if you do not want to receive the full starter kit, select items to borrow here

    Additional Information (optional)


    By submitting an application, you are agreeing to the following conditions of this program.