WHY CULTURAL COMPETENCE MATTERS
"Tolerance is the first principle of community; it is the spirit which conserves the best that all men think." - Helen Keller
Create Cultural Competence, LLC, is a New York-based educational consultancy founded by Stephanie Carnes, LL.M., LCSW. We help school districts and community agencies develop a nuanced understanding of the student and client populations they serve, particularly recent immigrants. Through professional development, workshops, evaluation, and coaching, we support the creation of culturally responsive communities in which stereotypes are challenged and diversity is celebrated.