At CBH you can expect to be treated fairly, with respect and according to your needs when using our services.
What is equality and diversity?
Equality – Ensuring that people are treated fairly and have the same opportunities as others, and that nobody is discriminated against regarding their: race, sex, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, gender reassignment or pregnancy amd maternity
Diversity – Appreciating that everybody is unique and that we should embrace the individual differences to benefit our communities
The Equality Act 2010 was introduced in October 2010. The Act covers 9 protected characteristics. These are:
We live in a society where everyone is different and diverse – this means that we need to be flexible and provide a diverse service. At CBH we will:
- Eliminate unlawful discrimination
- Advance equality of opportunity
- Foster good relations
CBH Equality and Diversity Forum
We have an Equality & Diversity Forum with Champions representing Board, tenants and staff from across all services areas. This forum supports staff, tenants and leaseholders to meet their responsibilities for E&D. If you’d like to join the CBH E&D Forum please call our freephone number 0800 408 0000.
Need more advice or information about E&D?
For useful telephone numbers and links to advice and support services see our E&D resource page.
Read our Tenant equality and diversity leaflet for a quick guide.
For more information about E&D at CBH read the below publications:
Also see our diversity data collected in 2015-16:
Diversity Data May 2016