These sites give useful information on Equal
Opportunities topics. Click on the links below.
- the Equal
Opportunities Commission website has information for anyone who has
an equal opportunities concern.
what the government is doing to ensure the women's agenda is
well-represented in all its activities.
information for women who work in the public services - well worth
- 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
- 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
Stonewall is the national campaigning group working for legal
equality and social justice for lesbians, gay men and
- the working parents section of the government's Dti site.
information about the government's work-life balance
the ACAS site has
plenty of information for working parents.
the TUC site has a range of information about the work-life balance
Daycare Trust is a national childcare charity.
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.
- information about your entitlements to tax credits.
Childminding Association site promotes quality registered
childminding for children, families and communities.
charity dedicated to developing safe, supervised childcare.
this site offers support and advice for lone parents.
the Maternity Alliance supports pregnant women and parents to
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.'
Employers for Work-life Balance supports organisations and
individuals who want to work flexibly.
Other useful sites
the Multiple Sclerosis
Resource Centre website has a wealth of information and resources
for sufferers and their families.