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Notes from Kerr’s CEO

Notes from Kerr’s CEO

Hello, Friends of Kerr! I had a great, sunny run for my first few months, but now the rain has started. I look forward to leaning into the cold and wet that is Portland sitting by the fire and snuggling up with my cat (and kids!). Kerr is a lively place in the fall;...

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Kerr’s Edy Luttrell receives distinguished award

Kerr’s Edy Luttrell receives distinguished award

Kerr Assistant Program Manager Edy Luttrell received the Oregon Resources Association (ORA) 2022 Works of Heart Award for her dedication and service during ORA’s virtual NW Conference on Disability Services. Her coworkers note how Edy goes above and beyond for Kerr’s...

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Notes from Kerr’s CEO

Notes from Kerr’s CEO

Hello, Friends of Kerr! As we welcome the crisp fall days, my family and I are enjoying all the beauty our new city offers. I continuously marvel at my good fortune to lead this great organization. September has been a busy month for Kerr, and I wanted to share a few...

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Introducing Albertina Kerr’s new CEO

Introducing Albertina Kerr’s new CEO

Albertina Kerr is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has appointed Allison V. Stark as the seventh chief executive officer of the 115-year-old nonprofit offering children’s mental health services and programs for people experiencing intellectual and...

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A conversation with Kerr’s Subacute Clinical Supervisor

A conversation with Kerr’s Subacute Clinical Supervisor

“It’s really the aha moments that energize my work,” Stephanie Scovil explains. “Those little moments when youth or families are practicing the skills they learned to build healthy relationships—it’s so rewarding.” As the Clinical Supervisor at Albertina Kerr’s...

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Save a child’s life!

Save a child’s life!

The need has never been greater! During the pandemic, symptoms of anxiety and depression in youth have doubled, according to a recent report by the U.S. Surgeon General. Your tax refund can make a big difference for kids in crisis. This year, Oregon's kicker tax...

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Kerr Welcomes New Foundation Trustee

Kerr Welcomes New Foundation Trustee

Albertina Kerr is pleased to announce Keith Meyers has been selected to join its Foundation Trustees. The Foundation advocates and raises funds for Kerr’s Children’s Crisis Psychiatric and Outpatient Mental Health services and 24-hour residential care for individuals...

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