As a department we are committed to promoting equality and good community relations in Hampshire, through our every-day practice as both a service provider and employer.
Equality Impact Assessments are a way of rigorously checking strategies, policies, projects and decisions, to ensure that they are easily accessible. They provide a clear system of quality assurance, and help our managers and staff to focus on meeting the needs of service users in relation to age, disability, gender, race, religion & belief and sexual orientation and transgender. The Council has developed its own system of equality impact assessment.
Equality Impact Assessments enable service planners to:
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