DIVERSITY

EQUITY

INCLUSION

EMERGE embraces the inherent value of diversity, equity and inclusion.  We welcome and appreciate all orientations, genders, colors, sizes, abilities, religions, cultures, family configurations and political beliefs.  We acknowledge the historical legacy of racism and exclusion in our society and are committed to engaging, collaborating and innovating to increase access for marginalized populations.  

 

We affirm our responsibility to continuously educate ourselves about how systems of privilege, inequality and oppression affect the delivery of social and emotional support services and to reform our programs, policies and practices in accordance with this responsibility.

e·merge

/əˈmərj/

verb

to come out from an enclosed or dark space