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External equal opportunities resources

These sites give useful information on Equal Opportunities topics. Click on the links below.
bullet - the Equal Opportunities Commission website has information for anyone who has an equal opportunities concern.

bullet - see what the government is doing to ensure the women's agenda is well-represented in all its activities.
bullet - European-level information for women who work in the public services - well worth a look!

bullet - Kali for Women, India's first women's publishing house, is primarily concerned with publishing Third World studies on women. Set up in 1984 as a Trust, its objective is to increase the body of knowledge on women in the Third World, to give voice to such knowledge as already exists, and to provide a forum for women writers, creative and academic.
Beating racism

bullet - see who, with the help of the Amicus, is speaking up for the eradication of racism. Show Racism the Red Card and be a real supporter!

Gay, lesbian and bisexual rights
bullet - Stonewall is the national campaigning group working for legal equality and social justice for lesbians, gay men and bisexuals.

Family-friendly rights
bullet - the working parents section of the government's Dti site.
bullet information about the government's work-life balance campaign.
bullet the ACAS site has plenty of information for working parents.
bullet the TUC site has a range of information about the work-life balance campaign.
bullet the Daycare Trust is a national childcare charity.
bullet - the government launched the Childcare Link helpline and website in December 1999 as part of the National Childcare Strategy. This strategy aims to help people back into the workplace by removing the childcare barrier.
bullet - information about your entitlements to tax credits.
bullet the National Childminding Association site promotes quality registered childminding for children, families and communities.
bullet a national charity dedicated to developing safe, supervised childcare.
bullet this site offers support and advice for lone parents.
bullet the Maternity Alliance supports pregnant women and parents to be.
Flexible working
bullet New Ways to Work 'Campaigns and provides expertise on new and flexible ways of working that help people, organisations and society achieve a balance between work and the rest of life.'
bullet Employers for Work-life Balance supports organisations and individuals who want to work flexibly.
Other useful sites
bullet the Multiple Sclerosis Resource Centre website has a wealth of information and resources for sufferers and their families.