OCT 26 Dialogue on Race Relations

OCT 26 Dialogue on Race Relations

Join honest, powerful & sometimes difficult conversations on Race Relations, Equity & Justice. Dialogues are open to anyone in OC seeking to understand race relations through active listening & learning. Explore, listen & learn from each other through respectful dialogue. We use break-out rooms to create facilitated, small-group discussions between diverse individuals. The subject of the October Dialogues is working

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Sept 21 Dialogue: Being Better Humans Together

Sept 21 Dialogue: Being Better Humans Together

Opening Hearts and Minds One Dialogue at a Time Help co-create an Orange County where all people can live and thrive. We invite you to gather family, friends, neighbors or colleagues for an online dialogue event on September 21 from 6 to 7:30 pm. Our online event is an opportunity to come together to open hearts and minds one conversation at a

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Statements from Aug 12 Commission Meeting

Statements from Aug 12 Commission Meeting

The County’s Orange County Human Relation Commission debated and approved two statements at its August 12, 2021 meeting. Orange County Human Relations Commission endorses Ethnic Studies Curriculum in K-12 Education Orange County Human Relations Commission condemns racist and hateful rhetoric directed at Chairman Andrew Do & newly appointed Huntington Beach City Councilwoman, Rhonda Bolton See details below:

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OCTogether Dialogue on Race Relations – August 24

OCTogether Dialogue on Race Relations - August 24

Join honest, powerful & sometimes difficult conversations on Race Relations, Equity & Justice. Dialogues are open to anyone in OC seeking to understand race relations through active listening & learning. Explore, listen & learn from each other through respectful dialogue. We use break-out rooms to create facilitated, small-group discussions between diverse individuals. The title of the August Dialogues is “Race

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Students: Apply for Human Relations Ambassadors

Students: Apply for Human Relations Ambassadors

Applications for our Human Relations Ambassador program are open until September 10. The Human Relations Ambassadors Program (HRAP) is for young people who are looking to take their next social justice step by turning their belief in equality and respect into action. HRAP is a place to meet young people from across OC to discuss ideas, develop a support network

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40-hour Basic Mediation Training Starts Sept 7

40-hour Basic Mediation Training Starts Sept 7

The September training sessions will be delivered online via Zoom and Google Classroom. There will be 27 hours of Zoom meeting sessions as well as 13 hours of guided learning activities that are designed to be completed by each participant on their own time before each zoom session. Training runs from September 7 through October 2. “The success of this

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32 Students Graduate This Year’s Youth Leadership Institute!

32 Students Graduate This Year's Youth Leadership Institute!

For the last 30 years, OC Human Relations has engaged young people in youth organizing and leadership development.  To follow safety protocols amid COVID-19, this year our BRIDGES Safe & Respectful Schools & Restorative Schools teams launched a week-long interactive online institute bringing OC youth from diverse backgrounds to participate in activities, dialogues and skill building exercises about human relations

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Commission Statement of Solidarity

Commission Statement of Solidarity

In response to the hate-speech, threats and intimidation that have been directed at OC Public Health Officer Dr. Clayton Chau and OC Supervisor Katrina Foley and their families, the Orange County Human Relations Commission issued the following statement of solidarity. Download a PDF of the Commission’s statement Report a Hate Crime

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