Client Non discrimination Policy
Family Promise of Essex County (FPE) is an equal-opportunity organization. FPE prohibits discrimination and harassment based on race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, national origin, citizenship, ethnicity, marital status, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law to the extent prohibited by law. The agency provides an atmosphere of respect, dignity, acceptance and safety for all clients. This nondiscrimination policy covers admissions, employment, and access to and the process of receiving shelter, housing assistance and case management services. Furthermore, no client will be discriminated against based on referral source. FPE is open to clients from a number of referral sources including, but not limited to, self-referrals, other social service agencies, schools, and local police departments.