Latest diversity and inclusion news from Positive About Inclusion

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Inclusion is Everyone’s Business

Inclusion is Everyone’s Business

On Wednesday 29th September, #wishwednesday, we will be chairing and facilitating an event called 'Inclusion is Everyone's Business'  for our friends at Women In Social Housing (WISH) North East. The event will start with a presentation about the value of inclusivity...

Diversity in Scrutiny – Do Great Minds Think Alike?

Diversity in Scrutiny – Do Great Minds Think Alike?

We are so pleased to be supporting our friends at Tpas England during #ScrutinyWeek (27th September - 1st October) by delivering a workshop called 'Great Minds Think Alike?'. This interactive session is all about diversity in scrutiny. The workshop will explore the...

Equality Impact Assessments – the what, the why and the how

Equality Impact Assessments – the what, the why and the how

We’ve been totally (and pleasantly) surprised about the amount of work we have been doing on Equality Impact Assessments since setting up Positive About Inclusion. We’ve worked with 3 housing associations, one further education college, a funding alliance and...

Operating Beyond the Vacuum – Addressing Stigma in Social Housing

Operating Beyond the Vacuum – Addressing Stigma in Social Housing

I often speak with clients about operating ‘beyond the vacuum’, how delivering training in isolation (i.e. without the ‘wraparound’ of cultural transformation) is not necessarily going to deliver the change in behaviour, attitude and service delivery required. The...

Increasing Cultural Capital

Increasing Cultural Capital

Positive About Inclusion are really excited to be working with The Link School Sunderland on a project to increase cultural capital through courageous conversations. The Link School is an alternative learning provider working with young learners and their families...

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Toolkit

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Toolkit

We are delighted to announce that Positive About Inclusion has created an equality, diversity and inclusion toolkit designed to support organisations across the housing sector on their journey to inclusivity. Working in partnership with our friends at HQN, the toolkit...

Championing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Championing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

Positive About Inclusion are absolutely delighted to be co-sponsoring the 'Championing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion' Chartered Institute of Housing summit on 1st July with our wonderful clients at Curo. The event will showcase previously unheard voices from...

Pride (in the name of love & support)

Pride (in the name of love & support)

June is Pride Month, as part of their celebrations the Housing Quality Network (HQN) have published the following article from one of our Directors, Lucy Malarkey. Every year, throughout June, Pride festivals and events are held across the world. These celebrations...

Supporting Landlords to Meet the Tpas National Engagement Standards

Supporting Landlords to Meet the Tpas National Engagement Standards

Working in Partnership with Tpas to Support Landlords to meet the National Engagement Standards Earlier this year Tpas launched the third edition of their National Engagement Standards, outlining the 7 standards and outcomes that housing associations should deliver to...

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