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Difference Between Legislation And Codes Of Practice

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Legislation and codes of practice
Different legislations and codes of practice are naturally incorporated into practice within normal daily routine. For example the anti discrimination act 1977, racial discrimination act 1975, special educational needs and disability act 2001, disability discrimination act 1995 and many other acts are all incorporated by making sure that everyone is treating equally and have access to the help that they require.
Equality – making sure that special requirements etc. are being met and privacy is being granted. To make sure that all staff are trained and supported correctly.
Diversity- There are standards around recognising service users different needs (these could be religous, communication needs etc).
The Equality Act 2010 brings together all previous acts relating to equality and discrimination. The act protects all individuals and groups from discrimination. Our setting is aware of these laws and have in place a policy regarding equality of opportunities and for supporting
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How to support others to promote diversity, equality and inclusion.
• ensure they have skill development opportunities
• see they can have relationships with friends and family
• encourage meaningful activities around them
• enable them to access appropriate services
• ensure they can take an active part in day to day routines and activities
• are involved in decision making
• have access to appropriate care and support
• MOST of all lead by
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