Chris Holmes, Commissioner at the Equality and Human Rights Commission and one of Britain’s greatest Paralympians, describes why Unlocking Opportunities, a new e-learning course for teachers and SENCOs that explains their responsibilities towards disabled students, can make a difference to the student lives. Teachers, SENCOs and School Activity providers can register for the free e-learning course at: http://bit.ly/1KWXLCY
Our wide-ranging project seeks to develop alternative channels for reporting incidents of hate crime committed against lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGB and T) people. It will also deliver training and advice for the police and criminal justice agencies help prevent hate crime and provide advice on report handling, as well as encouragement and support.
Our Inquiry looked at non-natural deaths of adults with mental health conditions in detention in England and Wales. We focused on prisons, police custody and psychiatric hospitals, as every year hundreds of deaths occur that are later deemed to have been preventable.