Program News & Webinars

 

Get the latest WA Cares Fund program updates, announcements and details of upcoming webinars. See our full monthly webinar series.

UPCOMING WEBINAR

WA Cares Basics: What Employers Need to Know

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2024 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Live captions and ASL interpretation will be available.
Panelists: Kristen Maki, WA Cares Fund Community Relations & Outreach Program Manager

WA Cares Conversations: Getting Help with Hearing Loss

Tuesday, Aug 6, 2024 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Live captions and ASL interpretation will be available.

Join us for a discussion on getting help with hearing loss. We’ll cover types of hearing loss (including age-related hearing loss), signs that you may be experiencing hearing loss, assistive technology and hearing devices, ways family and friends can support someone who is experiencing hearing loss, and other resources that may be helpful. We’ll also provide an overview of the WA Cares Fund and how it will help people experiencing hearing loss in the future.

Panelists: Kristen Maki, WA Cares Fund Community Relations & Outreach Program Manager, DSHS, Berle Ross, Sign Language Interpreter, Contracts and Resources Program Manager, ODHH, Maggie Campbell, Hard of Hearing Consultation and Resources Program Manager, ODHH, Steve Peck, Telecommunications Relay Services, ODHH, Cheri Perazzoli, President, WA State Chapter Hearing Loss Association of America.

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