Health And Social Care Level 3 Unit 3 P1

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P1 Explain the Concepts of Equality, Diversity and Rights in Relation to Health and Social Care Equality, diversity and rights in health and social care Introduction In this assignment, I will explain the meaning of equality, diversity and right and their benefits to health and social care provision. It is important that all health and social care providers understand that we live in a multi-cultural society so therefore all individuals differ in so many ways, for example we all have different believes, we come from different backgrounds, we speak different languages, we have different skin colours, we eat different food, and we dress differently. Equality Equality is means creating a fairer society, where everyone is treated equally according…show more content…
As we live in a multi-cultural society, the food we eat may differ. This will make us experience different taste of food and the way it is prepared form all cultures. Also there are some countries that have very nutritious fruits and vegetables and by tasting different varieties of foods will help to balance out our diet and we may get different nutrients from the food. There are Indian, African, English and Chinese restaurants that we can eat from. Health and social care providers will also get the opportunity to know what kind of food different religions eat and what they don’t. For example, they will know that Muslims don’t eat pork so when they are preparing their meals they won’t add pork or anything that has traces of pork in…show more content…
For example living in the same house with someone from a different country will make it easier for an individual to learn their way of life. They will have a bond with that person. They can have a conversation about what’s happening in their country and this will make them know what’s going on around the world. This will make all the members of the house feel valued and respected. This will be a benefit in a health and social care setting because service providers will be able to provide service in a friendly manner and will be able to respect the values and differences of service users. Employment- in employment, there may be individuals who are experts in a particular field. When employers employ different people they will get the chance to work with people who have different talents, and also someone might be able to learn something new from someone. Staff members will also get the opportunity to work with people of different background, religion and beliefs. The arts- there are movies that are made to reveal the cultures of different countries around the world which can help us to understand how different people live and what’s happening in different countries. Also, there museums, cinemas beautiful sceneries that can help to give experience to people and they will understand new
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