Deaf, DeafBlind, DeafPlus and Hard of Hearing Legislative Awareness Day
Deaf, Deaf-Blind and Hard of Hearing
Legislative Awareness Day
The FIGHT is NOT over!
Support Senate Bill 1018: Set up D/DB/D*/HH service under DHS
Support Senate Bill 1023: establish funding for SB 1018
Support House Bill 3412: Task force on assessment for D/HH children
Support House Bill 3415: Mental Health Bill of Rights for D/HH
Support • Defend • Speak Out • Unify • Take a Stand
June 1, 2017
10 am to 4 pm
Oregon State Capitol
900 Court St NE
Salem, OR 97301
Our dream: to have a permanent Office of Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing Services created in Oregon.
We want the Senate and the House to pass this bill and send it to the governor!
Over 186,117 Deaf, Deaf-Blind, and Hard of Hearing Oregonians need support through social services.
Rain or Shine!
9-10am: Capitol tours with ASL interpreters Students will learn some history of Oregon and about the legislative process
10-11am: Rally at front steps of Capitol
Presenter List (pending):
Chad A. Ludwig, President, OAD
Clark Anderson, President, Hearing Loss Association-Oregon
Terry Blosser, Deaf-Blind Advocate
Mark Hill, President, Cerebral Palsy and Deaf Organization
Invited legislators (one or two) will present - TBA
Jerry Fleming, State Representative, Deaf Grassroots Movement (DGM)-Oregon
11am to 12pm: Parade and Rally by DGM-Oregon
12-1pm: Lunch Break On your own
1pm to 4pm: Meet with your legislators