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The Oregon Department of Human Services (ODHS) aims to integrate equity, diversity and inclusion into everything we do. The Office of Equity and Multicultural Services (OEMS) provides key leadership across our agency, and all program areas are engaged in this work.
Here are some of the many ways ODHS supports equity and inclusion for individuals and communities across Oregon:
Vision - Every individual and community has dignity, respect and full measure of human rights.
We work collaboratively with communities, building partnerships to mobilize resources and influence systems and serve as catalysts for changing policies, programs and practices.
ODHS provides free help so everyone can use our services. OEMS supports language access through:
We work to ensure ODHS' programs are available to all Oregonians who qualify by:
We support a work culture where the uniqueness of all people is welcomed and valued by:
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