for children with disabilities

Your Hounslow Toy Library Practitioners

Cathy Quinn and Lucy Collins

 

 

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EQUALITIES POLICY STATEMENT

The Hounslow Toy Library aims to be an equalities organisation.

The Hounslow Toy Library acknowledges the existence of discrimination and oppression and recognises that it can affect the membership and activities of the organisation as an employer and as a provider of services.

The Hounslow Toy Library aims to ensure that nobody receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of race, colour, culture, nationality, ethnic origin, gender, religion or belief, age, marital status, disability, class or sexual orientation. The Hounslow Toy Library aims to value difference and diversity.

EQUALITIES ACTION STATEMENT

The Hounslow Toy Library will:

1.   Aim to campaign and advocate for the implementation of equalities in all its activities.

2.   Aim to encourage representation of all those involved with the Toy Library, whether volunteers, participants or workers, at meetings and events.

3.   Aim to ensure that the meetings are representative of the groups listed and the Equalities Statement above.

4.   Aim to identify and challenge discriminatory and oppressive remarks, behaviour, attitudes, policies and practices.

5.   Aim to promote services that are accessible to all, and provide information in a range of ways, which can be understood by all.

6.   Aim to include equalities in all training and training materials.