Age Equality in Housing

This is a guide to tackling age discrimination for housing providers, commissioners, planners and builders. It includes advice on how to recognise age discrimination, how to take action, and what information and help is available.

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Age Discrimination in Public Policy : Executive Summary

Summary of a report into direct and indirect discrimination, covering education, employment, health care, social care, social security, transport, and citizenship.

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Racial Discrimination : your legal rights

Explains the laws to protect people from discrimination or harassment because of the persons race or colour of skin, & what can be done if someone is discriminated against.

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The whole of me . . .

This resource pack is about meeting the needs of older lesbians, gay men and bisexuals living in care homes and extra care housing. The pack sets out clearly the type of support that older lesbians, gay men and bisexuals might need and encourages managers

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The numbers game: black and minority ethnic elders and sheltered accommodation:

This report seeks to find out why so few black and minority ethnic elders are using sheltered housing. It identifies various barriers which go some way to explaining this state of affairs, including hostility from residents and staff, lack of consultation

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Housing Code: England. Consultation Draft

Draft Code of Practice to help eliminate discrimination in housing. Aimed at all housing providers, Chapter 1 is an introduction, Chapter 2 looks at the legal context, Chapter 3 makes recommendations on good practice in 9 key housing areas, and Chapter 4

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Ageing & Ethnicity : BME Elders Housing Needs

Presentation given to a meeting of the Housing LIN, about the housing needs of the rising BME elderly population

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Women & Men in Britain : Pensions & Social Security

Statistics about pensions and social security income as they relate to men and women. It looks at groups at risk of poverty and greater dependency.

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