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This section provides some useful links to external websites


Gov.UK 'Employers: preventing discrimination'
For information on age issues, legislation and useful contacts there are a number of useful websites.

Employers Network for Equality and Inclusion
The UK's leadingemployer network covering all aspects of equality and inclusion issues in the workplace.


Employers' Forum on Disability
The world's leading employers' organisation focused on disability as it affects business. Their mission is to enable companies to become disability confident by making it easier to recruit and retain disabled employees and to serve disabled customers.


Fawcett Society
Fawcett Society campaigns for equality between women and men in the UK on pay, pensions, poverty, justice and politics.

SET for Women
The UKRC for Women in SET works to significantly improve the participation and position of women in science, engineering and technology occupations in industry, research, academia and public service to benefit the future productivity of the UK and the lifetime earnings and career aspirations of women.

The Government Equalities Office
Self-standing Department, whose mission is to put equality at the heart of Government.


Equality and Human Rights Commission
The Equality and Human Rights Commission is working to eliminate discrimination, reduce inequality, protect human rights and to build good relations, ensuring that everyone has a fair chance to participate in society.

Equality UK
A one stop resource for all things relating to equality and diversity.

HR Review
This website has lots of information about Equality and Diversity, Employment Law, Pay and Benefits and HR Strategy and Practice

The National Centre for Diversity
Independent organisation which has a wide range of support.

Public Health England
We work with national and local government, industry and the NHS to protect and improve the nation's health and support healthier choices. We are addressing inequalities by focusing on removing barriers to good health.

Child and Maternal Health
We provide information and intelligence to improve decision-making for high quality, cost effective services. Our work supports policy makers, commissioners, managers, regulators, and other health stakeholders working on children's, young people's and maternal health.

Association of Colleges
The Association of Colleges (AOC) exists to represent and promote the interests of colleges and provide its members with professional support services.

Ditch the label
Our message is clear: It doesn't matter if you're white, black, gay, straight, asexual, disabled, skinny, curvy, old, young, interested in sports, work in a salon or feel good in drag - we think you're amazing.

Christine Rose Associates
Equality, Diversity, Inclusion: Includes Equality and Diversity news, current debates and resources.

Religious or other Belief

Business in the Community
Race for Opportunity (RFO) is Business in the Community's workplace programme that focuses on race equality.

York Racial Equality Network

York Racial Equality Network (YREN) is a voluntary organisation and registered charity based in York.

Sexual Orientation

Equality and justice for lesbian and gay men and bisexuals.

The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS)

For information about Employment Equality (Sexual Orientation) Regulations , discrimination on the grounds of Sexual Orientation and good practice in relation to lesbian, gay and bisexual people.


Gender Trust
Information and support for all those with gender identity issues

Susan’s Place
Transgender resources

Trans Unite
Helps members of the Transgender and non-binary communities to find a local support group either local to them or online.

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