Assignment 303 Essay

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Assignment 303 Principles of diversity, equality and inclusion in adult social care settings Task A Ai Using the table below explain in your own words what each term means give one example from care practice to illustrate your explanations | Explanation | Example | Diversity | Recognising that although people have things in common everyone is very different and unique | Each service user I care for has a personal care plan which has been constructed to take into account the individual needs and preferences no to service users are the same so by identifying their individual needs it promotes a sense of diversity. | Equality | Equality is about ensuring people you come into contact with are treated with fairness no matter race, disability, gender, religion and belief, sexual orientation and age. | I treat all the staff I work with in the same way no matter their age, race or gender. | Inclusion | Allowing everyone to be included | Making sure that if I plan an activity for the day that it is accessible for all to join in. | Discrimination | This is where someone is treated less favourable on the basis of their age, gender and race etc. | An example of discrimination could be along the lines of a racial remark or making a distinction about someone due to a certain group setting. | Aii For each of the following people/groups of people describe two different possible effects of discrimination An individual A potential effect on someone who has been discriminated could be depression another potential effect could be social exclusion. This person may choose to isolate themselves from social company enabling them to avoid situations where they could be discriminated against. Their families The individual’s family may feel angry that there family member is being discriminated against and possibly feel helpless if they are unable to do anything to
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