Black Activists Rising Against Cuts
The BARAC campaign aims to: campaign and defend jobs and services; highlight the disproportionate and adverse impact of reduction in public spending on black communities; provide a campaigning platform to fight against cuts; andwork in partnership with others facing similar attacks.
Subjects: Poverty/social exclusion, Race/ethnicity
Black Environment Network
BEN works for full ethnic participation in the built and natural environment. BEN uses the word ‘black’, symbolically recognising that the black communities are the most visible of all ethnic communities. We work with black, white, and other ethnic communities.
Subjects: Human rights, Race/ethnicity
BME Community Services
BMECS is established to address the gap in services for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic Communities. Our main aim is to support the establishment of ethnic minority self-help community groups and to support individuals and families in addressing their needs to help reduce marginalisation, inequalities and isolation in West Sussex.
Subjects: Gender, Race/ethnicity, Religion or belief, Sexual orientation, Human rights
Board of Deputies of British Jews
The Board of Deputies spans the complete life of the Jewish Community in Britain - its development, its needs and aspirations and above all, its security. For over 240 years its purpose has been to protect, support and defend the interests, religious rights and customs of Jews in the United Kingdom and to promote the development of the Jewish community in Britain.
Subjects: Race/ethnicity, Religion or belief
Bonny Downs Community Association
Bonny Downs Community Association (BDCA) aims are to: create and support a range of activities and events to promote well being and healthy living; develop the provision of advice support and counselling services; create and support a range of activities and provision to improve the health and well being of elders and their carers; raise levels of expectation, ability and confidence through supporting and creating a broad range of education, training and volunteer experience; and develop and support activities and events that promote the well being and development of children, young people and families.
Bradford & District Community Empowerment Network Limited
As an organisation, we offer support and training for individuals who want to engage in community advocacy and public decision making, and promote the benefits of getting involved in groups and networks. We support groups by providing small grants, linking groups to networks and encourage them to share information and good practice. We work with existing networks and get actively involved in the development of new ones.
Bradford Community and Voluntary Service
Bradford Community & Voluntary Service (formerly Bradford Council for Voluntary Service) is an umbrella body for voluntary organisations in Bradford. Our role is to develop, support, promote and represent the interests of the voluntary and community sector.
b:RAP is an organisation trying to make a sustainable difference by working with others to increase their understanding of how to improve their practice in ways that reduce inequality.
The Brigstowe Project is a well-established, Bristol-based charity for people living with or affected by HIV or AIDS. We provide floating support, advice and information, and we manage 14 properties in Bristol for HIV+ people with support needs.
British Afghan Women's Society
The British Afghan Women's Society is a charity organisation designed to provide support to Afghan and other refugee women and children who need support and encouragement in order to be able to integrate into the British Society.
The British Council is the UK's international organisation for educational opportunities and cultural relations. We connect people worldwide through learning and sharing experiences, to build mutually beneficial relationships between the UK and other countries.
British Humanist Association
The BHA is the largest organisation in the UK supporting and representing the non-religious and campaigning for a secular society.
Subjects: Religion or belief
British Institute of Human Rights (BIHR)
The BIHR is an independent charity based in London which raises awareness and understanding about the importance of human rights. It works for some of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable communities in the UK, seeking to ensure that the principles of equality, dignity and respect are incorporated into practice and policy at all levels of public service.
Subjects: Human rights
British Muslims for Secular Democracy
bmsd aims to:
Raise awareness within British Muslims and the wider public, of democracy particularly ‘secular democracy’ helping to contribute to a shared vision of citizenship (the separation of faith and state, so faiths exert no undue influence on policies and there is a shared public space).
Encourage religious understanding and harmony, respect for different systems of beliefs, and encourage an understanding and celebration of the variety of Muslim cultures, values and traditions which are present in British society.
Subjects: Race/ethnicity, Religion or belief
British Red Cross Society
We are a volunteer-led humanitarian organisation that helps people in crisis, whoever and wherever they are.
Subjects: All, Other
British Stammering Association
The British Stammering Association is a national charity providing information and support on stammering, also known as stuttering. Its main activities are the provision of information and support through its website and helpline, and campaigning for Early Intervention for pre-school children.
Subjects: Disability, Human rights
Support for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) people experiencing domestic violence, via our National helpline 08452 60 44 60.
Subjects: Sexual orientation
Bulgarian Helsinki Committee
The Bulgarian Helsinki Committee (BHC) is an independent non-governmental organisation for the protection of human rights. Established in 1992, the organisation has a strong focus on discrimination and the rights of minority groups, as well as protection from torture and ill-treatment, freedom of expression and association, and criminal justice. BHC's activities comprise of systematic monitoring, strategic international and domestic litigation, human rights reporting, and advocacy, including legislative reform.
Subjects: Human rights
Business Disability Forum
The Employers’ Forum on Disability is the authoritative employers’ voice on disability as it affects business. Its members represent over 380 major organisations that currently employ more than 20 per cent of the UK workforce. The Forum works closely with disabled people, government and other stakeholders, sharing best practice to make it easier to employ disabled people and serve disabled customers.”
Subjects: Disability, Employment
Business in the Community
Business in the Community is a unique movement of over 700 of the UK's top companies committed to improving their positive impact on society.
Subjects: Equality general
Cambridge Ethnic Community Forum
CECF is an umbrella organisation for Cambridge and district that provides racial equality services to individuals and groups.
Camden Citizens Advice Bureau (CAB) provides advice to individuals on a wide range of issues.
Subjects: Age, Disability, Gender, Gender identity, Human rights, Race/ethnicity, Religion or belief, Sexual orientation, All
Camden Community Law Centre
Camden Community Law Centre provides free legal advice and representation in Housing, Welfare Benefits, Immigration, Asylum, Employment, Discrimination and Human Rights. Most services are for Camden residents only, but the Discrimination and Human Rights project operates across Camden, Islington, Haringey, Barnet, Enfield, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Richmond, Kingston, Merton, Sutton and Croydon.
Capability Scotland is a major ally in supporting disabled people to achieve full equality and to have choice and control of their lives by 2020. We are forging strong and effective relationships through working with a range of organisations within the public, private and voluntary sectors concerned with disability. We aim to exert effective influence which ensures that laws are passed that give disabled people equal human and civil rights, and that attitudes are changed through campaigning, education and information.
Cardiff Women's Aid
Cardiff Women's Aid works to end violence against women and children.
Carers UK is the voice of carers. Carers provide unpaid care by looking after an ill, frail or disabled family member, friend or partner; they give so much to society, yet as a consequence of caring, they experience ill health, poverty and discrimination. Carers UK is an organisation of carers fighting to end this injustice. We will not stop until people recognise the true value of carers’ contribution to society and carers get the practical, financial and emotional support they need.
Subjects: Social care
An organisation seeking to elimminate all forms of discrimination faced by unpaid family carers.
The CBI's mission is to help create and sustain the conditions in which businesses in the United Kingdom can compete and prosper for the benefit of all.
Centre for Accessible Environments
A registered charity, the Centre for Accessible Environments has been providing advice and resources on inclusive design and access to the built environment for disabled and older people for over 30 years.
Centre for Comparative Housing Research, De Montfort University
Centre for Culture & Disability Studies, Liverpool Hope University
Centre for Disability Research
Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion
The Centre for Economic and Social Inclusion is an independent non-profit organisation dedicated to tackling disadvantage and promoting social justice and with research and social policy expertise in welfare to work, learning and skills, regeneration, homelessness, criminal justice and social exclusion.
Centre for Economic and Social Research, Sheffield Hallam University
Subjects: Employment, Good relations/cohesion, Gypsies/Travellers, Housing, Poverty/social exclusion, Refugees/migrants
Centre for Education and Inclusion Research
The Centre for Education and Inclusion Research (CEIR) at Sheffield Hallam University conducts applied research, consultancy and evaluation in the fields of children and families; sexualities, health and youth; gender and employment; education and schools; 14-19 and lifelong learning, and higher education. Across all of these areas we have expertise in social inclusion and equality and diversity.
Subjects: Other, Sexual orientation, Age, Gender
Centre for Feminist Research, Goldsmiths
Centre for Full Employment
CFFE support disadvantages groups into employment, we also support Sheffield employers with their recruitment needs and chair a Diversity Partnership made up of several prominent Sheffield Employers.
Centre for Inclusion and Diversity (CfID)
The Centre for Inclusion and Diversity is a centre of expertise in applied research, knowledge transfer, policy and programme development, and consultancy on inclusion and diversity.
Subjects: Equality general
Centre for International Research on Care, Labour & Equalities (CIRCLE)
Subjects: Employment, Equality general, Social care
Centre for Reduction of Hate Crimes and Prejudice, Nottingham Trent University
Subjects: Violence/hate crime
Centre for Research in Education Inclusion and Diversity (CREID), University of Edinburgh
Subjects: Education, Equality general, Human rights
Centre for Rights, Equalities and Social Justice
The Centre for Rights, Equalities and Social Justice (CRESJ) is an international centre of excellence undertaking research to promote the achievement of social justice and equity in education. It focuses on tackling educational inequality and undertakes a range of research projects on race, class and gender in education.
Centre for Sex, Gender and Sexualities, University of Durham
Subjects: Gender, Gender identity, Sexual orientation
Centre for Youth and Community Development
Bangladesh Youth League (operating as Centre for Youth and Community Development-CYCD) is a registered charity operating in Luton.
Through a dedicated and professional system of youth and community development work CYCD seeks to improve the quality of life of the community, alleviate poverty and promote good health through the provision of: education and training, including social education programmes; advocacy; advice; information; outreach and centre based activities; and liaison with other similar service providers.
Subjects: Age, All
Centre on Migration, Policy and Society
Centre on Migration, Policy, and Society (COMPAS) is an ESRC-funded Research Centre within the University of Oxford. Since 2003 COMPAS has established an international reputation for original research and policy relevance. The mission of COMPAS is to conduct high quality research in order to develop theory and knowledge, inform policy-making and public debate, and engage users of research within the field of migration.
Established in 1996, the objects of the Centre are to, through the demonstration of Christian love in action, carry out such activities that contribute to the relief of those in need by reason of youth, age, ill-health, disability, social isolation, financial hardship or other disadvantage and that their conditions of life may be improved.
Centred is a community development agency based in Soho in London. It aims to provide space and opportunity with and for LGBT people and friends to gain support, grow and affect wider social and strategic change.
Subjects: Age, Disability, Gender, Race/ethnicity, Sexual orientation, Gender identity
We are CHANGE, a national rights organisation led by disabled people, fighting for equal rights for all people with learning disabilities. Some of these are basic human rights, such as the right to be a parent or to have a good job on a living wage. We employ people with learning disabilities on equal salaries to run our projects and campaigns, as they are at the heart of our work and in the best place to tell us what people with learning disabilities need.
Subjects: Human rights, Disability
The Charity Commission is established by law as the regulator and registrar for charities in England and Wales. Its aim is to provide the best possible regulation of charities in England and Wales in order to increase charities' effectiveness and public confidence and trust.
Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development
The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) is the professional body for those involved in the management and development of people.
Subjects: Employment, Other