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ABOUT
EMILY FOR ARCATA

Creating a more equitable and just future for our community, together.

MISSION:

To create equitable policies that lead to justice for all people in Arcata.​

VISION:

Our vision is to build an equitable and just future through securing structural changes that ensure the people of Arcata have access to mental health services, housing, and do not face injustice based on any aspect of their identity (race, class, gender, sexual orientation, ability, etc.). Each generation brings new ideas and our vision also includes laying the groundwork and setting the foundation for continued growth and change.

VALUES:

Equity 
Justice
Actively Anti-Racist
Intersectional
Meet People Where They Are 
Community Engagement 
Critical Thinking
Listen to Scientific Fact 
Value Lived Experience 
Open-mindedness, Continued Improvement and Critical Self-Reflection
Finding Solutions Outside of the Box