We believe that housing is a basic human right.
At Avalon, we help our community’s most vulnerable citizens find housing without preconditions. Then we provide them essential supports to help them stay in their homes. Permanently affordable housing. A community to belong to. Individual services grounded in compassion, dignity and a radical acceptance of all. With these supports, we can end homelessness in Washtenaw County.
Equity Vision and Statement
At Avalon, we believe that we cannot advance our mission and provide the most effective services to our community without implementing race equity initiatives within our organization.
Avalon has made a multi-year commitment to implementing our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DE&I) strategy. We recognize that advancing equity is not a linear process, but rather an ongoing process of continual improvement.
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By: Avalon Housing