Equality Action was originally set up in 1969 to work towards eliminating discrimination and promoting good relations between people from different backgrounds, cultures and demographics settling in the UK over the years. As the communities we serve have grown and became more established, we have continued to respond to their needs, adapting our services to improve the quality of life of our service users. Our mission to promote equality and diversity, dignity, and respect through inclusion is at the heart of everything we do by:
We have a strong track record of delivering projects (various funders) to identify inequalities and overcome barriers and our work enables people from marginalised backgrounds have access to the services they require because of our understanding of the cultural barriers they experience and the language support we provide. We offer a safe space embedded within communities drawing upon the experience and knowledge of our staff, trustees, volunteers and partners.
We are recognised as a key organisation that has built a reputation of working with partners across Charnwood to ensure we provide holistic support to our service users.
The core activities delivered by our charity include: