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Interview with Joe Basey

Adaptive Recreation Services

Advocate and Community Advocacy Council (CAC) Member

What is one of your hobbies?
I enjoy mentoring young adults with and without disabilities.
What is one thing you are proud of?
I am very proud that I graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in Family and Human Services (FHS).
Why do you think advocacy is important?
Advocacy is important to me because I believe it’s critical for improving the lives of people with disabilities (PwD).
What is your favorite local resource?
My favorite local resource is the Lane Transition Linkage Coalition (TLC), a team of professionals addressing the needs of students transitioning from high school to post high school environments within Lane Country.