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Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Resources

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At Heritage Christian Services, we believe that people are entitled to dignity, respect, equity and justice. We champion a society that removes barriers. We are committed to continuing to learn and to change, and invite you to learn with us. Here are some resources that you may find helpful along your journey.

According to the Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophyimplicit bias “suggests that people can act on the basis of prejudice and stereotypes without intending to do so.” In other words, people may make choices and decisions based on deep-rooted feelings that they are unaware they even have. Taking this test from Harvard’s Project Implicit may help you discover some of your own implicit biases.

The ProHabits 21-Day Challenge offers tools to help you make racial equity a habit through a series of activities over 21 days. American & Moore also has a 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge.

The YWCA of Rochester & Monroe County’s Toolkit for Change includes information on identifying, processing, addressing and preventing discrimination.

Visit Anti-Racism Daily to sign up to receive a daily anti-racism newsletter.

The Guide to Allyship offers resources and tips to help you become a more thoughtful and effective ally.

The Levine Center to End Hate seeks to unite the greater Rochester community in overcoming hate through education, dialogue and positive action.

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