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The Equality and Human Rights Commission

The Commission is a Non Departmental Public Body (NDPB), established under the Equality Act 2006 as a corporate body. Our sponsor department is the Government Equalities Office (GEO). They have a board of Commissioners who steer the Commission's work and direction.

The commissions website includes information on:

Equal Rights:-

  • Your Rights under the Equality Act 2010
  • Age Discrimination
  • Disability Discrimination
  • Gender Reassignment Discrimination
  • Marriage and Civil Partnership Discrimination
  • Pregnancy and Maternity Discrimination
  • Race Discrimination
  • Religion or Belief Discrimination
  • Sex Discrimination
  • Sexual Orientation Discrimination

Human Rights:-

  • Changes to the human rights framework
  • What are human rights?
  • Human rights guidance
  • Using your Human Rights
  • Human rights and equality in the voluntary sector
  • Protecting vulnerable people at risk of violence
  • Our international commitments
  • Service Users' Rights

Guidance for service users:-

  • Education
  • Housing
  • Transport and travel
  • Delivering services and the Law
  • Adjustments for Disabled People
  • Dealing with Discrimination
  • Further sources of information for service users

In Employment Rights:-

  • Guidance for workers
  • Dealing with discrimination
  • Work Place Adjustments

Who to contact

Telephone
0808 800 0082
Textphone: 0808 800 0084
Website
The Equality and Human Rights Commission
Notes

Contact by post:

FREEPOST
EASS HELPLINE
FPN6521

Where to go

Address
Arndale House
Arndale Centre
Manchester
Postcode
M4 3AQ

Time / Date Details

When is it on
Monday - Friday: 08:00 - 20:00

Other Details

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