Hart-Supported Living

Hart-Supported Living Learning Outcome

Hart Supported Living is a program of the Department for Aging and Independent Living that allows Kentuckians with a disability the option to create their own individually designed plan of supports. This program provides ongoing and one-time request funds, including funds for home modifications, service animals, caregivers, and more. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand Hart-Supported Living and the types of funds this program provides.  

Getting Started

Welcome to Hart-Supported Living, a training created by the Transportation Initiative.

Hart Supported Living is a program of the Department for Aging and Independent Living that allows Kentuckians with a disability the option to create their own individually designed plan of supports. This program provides ongoing and one-time request funds, including funds for home modifications, service animals, caregivers, and more.

Before you begin the course, watch this video:

What is Hart-Supported Living?

Learn more about Hart Supported Living (6-minute video).



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Eligibility

Learn about eligibility requirements and regulations for Hart-Supported Living (6-minute video).

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Service Requests

Learn about the types of service funds provided by Hart-Supported Living and how to request them (11-minute video).

Listen to the audio for Service Requests here:

Applications

Learn about the process for applying for funds through Hart-Supported Living and how to get help when applying (9-minute video).

Listen to the audio for Applications here:

Contact

Hart-Supported Living State Office:

Phone: (502) 564-6930​
Email: HSL@ky.gov
Address: 275 E. Main Street 3E-E
Frankfort, Kentucky 40601

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Kentucky’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation

Kentucky’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation Learning Outcome

Kentucky’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) provides vocational services to help people with disabilities prepare for, obtain, and retain employment.  As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand services, eligibility, and the transportation supports available through the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation.

Overview

Learn about Kentucky’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (2-minute video).

Eligibility

Learn about Kentucky’s Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (OVR) Eligibility (5-minute video).

Order of Selection

Learn about OVR’s Order of Selection process (3-minute video).

Services

Learn about services offered by the Office of Vocational Rehabilitation (3-minute video).

Driver Assistive Technology Program

Learn about OVR’s Driver Assistive Technology Program (8-minute video).

Vehicle Modification Services

Learn about Vehicle Modification Services (5-minute video).

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Transportation to COVID-19 Testing

Transportation to COVID-19 Testing Learning Outcome

The Department for Aging and Independent Living (DAIL) and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Office of Transportation Delivery (KYTC-OTD) have formed a partnership to provide accessible transportation to COVID-19 testing sites for individuals with disabilities. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand the transportation supports available in Kentucky to get to a COVID-19 testing site. 

Eligibility and Services

Learn more about Transportation to COVID-19 Testing (3-minute video).

Message from DAIL

Listen to a message from Victoria Elridge, the Commissioner for the Department of Aging and Independent Living (3-minute video).

Links

To find a COVID-19 testing location in your area:
Website: kycovid19.ky.gov

To schedule a ride to your COVID-19 test:
Toll Free: 1-877-925-0037

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Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation

Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation Learning Outcome

The Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation (KATLC) provides loans for equipment that will improve the quality of life or increase the independence of Kentuckians with disabilities. This program has provided more than $7 million in loans to Kentuckians with disabilities to obtain the assistive technology they need. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand the transportation supports available through a loan from KATLC. 

Getting Started

Welcome to Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation (KATLC), a training created by the Transportation Initiative.

The Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation (KATLC) provides loans for equipment that will improve the quality of life or increase the independence of Kentuckians with disabilities. This program has provided more than $7 million in loans to Kentuckians with disabilities to obtain the assistive technology they need. 

Before beginning the module, watch the video below.

 

What is KATLC?

Learn more about KATLC (4-minute video).



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Covered Services

Learn about the services covered through KATLC (3-minute video).

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Eligibility

Learn about the requirements for KATLC eligibility (2-minute video).

Listen to the audio for KATLC Eligibility here:

Application Process

Learn about the process for applying for a loan through KATLC (3-minute video).

Listen to the audio for KATLC Application Process here:

Contact

Kentucky Assistive Technology Loan Corporation
Toll Free: 1-877-675-0195​
Email: edu.katlc@ky.gov
Website: www.katlc.ky.gov

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Blind Work Expense

Blind Work Expense Learning Outcome

Blind Work Expense (BWE) is a work incentive program of the Social Security Administration. By deducting a wide variety of eligible expenses, people with a diagnosis of blindness can recover both work and disability-related expenses and retain some or all of their SSI check.  As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand Blind Work Expense eligibility, qualifying expenses, and the impact on SSI and income.

Overview

Learn about Blind Work Expense (5-minute video).

Eligibility

Learn about Blind Work Expense eligibility (6-minute video).

Qualifying Expenses

Learn about qualifying Blind Work Expenses (15-minute video).

 

Calculating the value of Blind Work Expenses

Learn how to calculate the value of Blind Work Expenses (7-minute video).

 

Frequently Asked Questions

Learn answers to frequently asked questions about Blind Work Expenses (5-minute video).

Resources

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K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program

K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program Learning Outcome

The K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program is a service available to Kentuckians who are unemployed, under-employed, or about to become unemployed and are pregnant or responsible for a child under 19 years of age. This program offers monthly transportation support payments and yearly auto repair funds to work-eligible individuals. As a result of the completion of this module, you will understand the transportation supports available to K-TAP eligible households through the Kentucky WORKS Program. 

Getting Started

Welcome to K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program, a training created by the Transportation Initiative.

The K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program is a service available to Kentuckians who are unemployed, under-employed, or about to become unemployed and are pregnant or responsible for a child under 19 years of age. This program offers monthly transportation support payments and yearly auto repair funds to work-eligible individuals. 

Before beginning the module, watch this video:

What is K-TAP?

Learn more about K-TAP (2 minute video).



Listen to the audio file for “What is K-TAP?” here:

K-TAP Eligibility

Learn about eligibility for K-TAP (3-minute video).

Listen to the audio for K-TAP Eligibility here:

Kentucky WORKS Program

Learn about the Kentucky WORKS Program (2-minute video).

Listen to the audio for Kentucky WORKS Program here:

Monthly Transportation Payments

Learn about monthly transportation payments (3-minute video).

Listen to the audio for Monthly Transportation Payments here:

Other Transportation Support Services

Learn about other transportation support services offered through the Kentucky WORKS Program (2-minute video).

Listen to the audio for Other Transportation Support Services here:

Yearly Auto Repair Funds

Learn about auto repair and associated expenses funds (6-minute video).

Listen to the audio for Yearly Auto Repair Funds here:

Applying for K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program

Learn how to apply for K-TAP (3-minute video).


Listen to the audio for Applying for K-TAP Kentucky WORKS Program here:

When a K-TAP Recipient Goes to Work

Learn about what to do when a Kentucky WORKS Program participant goes to work (5-minute video).


Listen to the audio for When a Kentucky WORKS Program Participant Goes to Work here:

Contact

Division of Family Support​
275 East Main Street 3E-I​
Frankfort, KY 40621​

​(502) 564-7050

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