Promote Equality And Inclusion In Health And Social Care Essay

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Assessment task – SHC33 Promote equality and inclusion in health, social care or children’s and young people’s settings Important: Within the evidence for the tasks below where relevant you also need to show examples of how you embed the knowledge into your own /the settings practice. Please remember you must show your own knowledge and practice do not copy what is in your research materials. Plagiarism is taken seriously. Task 1 links to learning outcome 1, assessment criteria 1.1, 1.2 and 1.3. To support understanding and raise awareness of equality, diversity and inclusion, present the following information: A) an explanation of what is meant by: - Diversity Diversity means difference. Diversity recognises and understands that even though people have things in common with each other, people are also very different and unique individuals in many ways. Diversity is all about recognising, respecting and valuing those differences. Diversity consists of visible and non-visible factors, personal characteristics such as background, culture and personality. Characteristics which are protected under the discrimination legislation such as disability, race, religion, belief, gender, sexual orientation and age. By recognising and…show more content…
The individual’s family may become isolated from society through trying to protect their child. The family and friends may often experience verbal abuse for having a family member or friend that is perceived to be different. Sometimes family members or friends of the individual who is experiencing discrimination may feel embarrassed about the shame the victimised individual brings to them and they may distance themselves from the individual. -Those who inflict
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