Jo Chimes, Everyday Equality project lead, shares her thoughts on our recent conference, Everyday Equality: challenging discrimination in welfare benefits.
During our Everyday Equality conference in London on 10 May 2018, we launched our online handbook Practical Equality Rights in Welfare Benefits Advice. At the event, we heard many brilliant insights about the challenges and opportunities of using equality rights in welfare benefits advice.
We’ve launched our online handbook, Practical Equality Rights in Welfare Benefits Advice, in May 2018 . This handbook will help everyone working in welfare benefits advice to make practical use of the Equality Act to solve everyday discrimination problems and fill the ‘discrimination advice gap’.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission have released a series of infographics to illustrate key findings from their March 2018 report on the impact of tax and welfare reforms.
Age UK have produced a LGBT guide for health and social care providers, in November 2017.
Safe to be me offers practical advice on being the kind of service in which older LGBT people can feel safe and accepted for who they are.
The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) measurement framework is a new “lever for change.”
Launched in July 2015, Age UK’s human rights toolkit breaks down and explains human rights legislation as well as using up to date case studies of how people have used these rights in reality.
Equally Ours has partnered with Age UK to make this film because we need people to talk about human rights for older people.
Meet Charles, and see the contrast between the life he has now to the life he has lived. He’s not ‘loving later life’, because he is being ignored, neglected and forgotten. Human rights give people the power to challenge poor care, and they apply to all of us, whatever our age. We’ve partnered with …
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The ESF-Age Network consists of public authorities from 16 EU-member states and regions.
The Joseph Rowntree Foundation (JRF) is blogging about the new JRF website ‘A Better Life: old age, new thoughts’.