Discrimination

Definition: "The unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex." This includes on the grounds of disability (see Disability Discrimination Act - DDA).

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Source: https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/discrimination


Service descriptions mentioning the term Discrimination

Nystagmus Network helpline - (Nystagmus Network)Service

The helpline can answer questions on what it's like to have nystagmus, on treatment and research, on DLA, on education and employment, on driving and discrimination, in fact anything you can think of related to nystagmus, whether congenital (early onset) or acquired (late onset). Or you can just phone for a chat with someone else who has nystagmus.
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EASS Helpline - (Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS))Service

A helpline for people affected by discrimination or human rights abuses. It can advise on the Equality Act 2010, and your options for resolving problems formally or informally. See website for full details.
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Pan-disability Awareness Training - (RNIB)Service

This course will aid participants in gaining an awareness and appreciation of various types of disability etiquette used to avoid offence and discrimination, along with the promotion of good customer service and effective engagement and interaction between people.
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Visual Awareness Training - (RNIB)Service

This course will provide you with an understanding of what it means to live with sight loss and various types of sight conditions, the etiquette used to avoid offence and discrimination, along with the promotion of good customer service and effective engagement and interaction between people.
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