Equalities

We want to deliver a more equal and fairer world of work. We want Community to be a union where everyone feels welcome. Our equalities activity helps us to do this.

Equalities

Community - October 22nd, 2019 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
“We see the ability in people rather than the disability…” Community took the opportunity to take a closer look at how supported workplaces can use [...]
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Community - October 18th, 2019 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
“The work we do on this important issue needs to reflect the reality of women’s lives…” On World Menopause Day, Community is pleased to highlight [...]
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Community - October 10th, 2019 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
Baroness Doreen Lawrence is joining Community as the union forges an exciting new partnership and looks at ways they can deliver on their common goals. [...]
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Community - October 2nd, 2019 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
The disabled workers’ trade union, Community, is backing the unusual call by one of its recognised employers to ‘steal our staff’. The campaigning message is [...]
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Community - September 20th, 2019 | Reading Time: 1 minute
“Let’s normalise flexible working for all…” Community spoke in the debate on flexible working at the recent Trades Union Congress in Brighton. The modern union [...]
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Community - August 21st, 2019 | Reading Time: 1 minute
“We’re optimistic about what we can achieve…” This August has seen the launch of Community’s young workers task force. Following a decision taken by members [...]
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Community - July 23rd, 2019 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
“It really opened up my eyes to the world we live in…” Finance sector Community member Megan Marsh recently wrote in to us, sharing her [...]
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Community - July 19th, 2019 | Reading Time: 2 minutes
“We need to campaign for LGBT+ rights… Last week Community brought a motion to TUC LGBT+ conference on equal marriage in Northern Ireland. The motion [...]
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Community - July 18th, 2019 | Reading Time: 1 minute
“We can play a role in improving quality of life through education…” The Community Learning team recently met with a group of BAME (Black and [...]
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Community - June 10th, 2019 | Reading Time: 3 minutes
More disabled people than ever before are choosing self-employment, but are being let down by poor support from government, according to new research from Community [...]
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