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Empowering Oregon’s Deaf and Hard of Hearing: Lindsey’s Story​

Lindsey Stevens

If you ask Kathy, Becky and Lindsey what makes their partnership work, they would each point to the others. Creativity and respect are evident in their work together.

Kathy Eckert-Mason is a counselor specialist with Vocational Rehabilitation (VR) in Salem. Becky Emmert is the coordinator for Living Independently for Empowerment (LIFE) Program, supporting VR consumers. 

Kathy and Becky have strong backgrounds in the needs of people who are deaf or hard of hearing and are passionate about youth in transition from high school to college and work. Together, they find ways to ensure youth do not fall between the cracks. Read More.

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