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OUR MISSION

Merrick Community Services supports individuals and families to navigate life transitions, find health and stability, and promote independence.   

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OUR HISTORY

Since our founding in 1908, we have served the East Side community in partnership with other agencies, businesses, and community residents.

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“WE BELIEVE THAT BY WORKING TOGETHER WE CAN TRANSFORM OUR COMMUNITY INTO A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE, WORK, AND RAISE A FAMILY”

OUR VISION

Families and individuals access support and find opportunities, overcome challenges, and contribute to create an East Side community which is celebrated as vibrant, healthy, and welcoming.

OUR VALUES

  • VALUES WHICH GUIDE OUR ACTIONS:

    ·      Individuality, Diversity & Dignity: We meet people where they are at; honor each person’s unique culture, needs, and abilities; and work with them to recognize their strengths and utilize their power to create change.

    ·      Integrity: We act with sincerity and transparency within the community and within our organization.

    ·      Partnership: We partner with community volunteers, organizations, and institutions to increase community engagement and impact.

    ·      Stewardship: We utilize, maximize and leverage resources in a responsible manner.

    ·      Responsive: We listen to the community, and adapt our organization’s talents, skills, and resources to identified needs.