Frequently Asked Questions
Browse questions frequently asked The Gateshead Housing Company.
Equality protects people in minority groups from being discriminated against on the grounds of group identity, i.e. gender, race/ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, faith or belief.
Diversity is about recognising, respecting and valuing the differences between individuals within the workforce and among service users.
It is about treating people according to their specific needs, and ensuring no individual or group is disadvantaged by policies, services or employment