Please find below some useful equalities resources
Older people and COVID-19
The GM Ageing Hub has consulted with a wide range of partners from statutory, community and academic agencies on the short-term action needed to keep older people well, connected and active. In addition, they have reviewed emerging evidence from the WHO and UK Network of Age-friendly communities. The primary focus of this note is on older people living in the community and non-care communal settings, rather than those living in care homes.
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Impact of COVID-19 on equalities and diverse communities
This briefing provides an overview of the impact that COVID-19 is having on marginalized communities across Greater Manchester. Its aim is to ensure the response to tackling COVID-19 is alive to issues that may be adversely affecting people due to their age, faith, gender, race, sexual orientation and any physical or mental disability. Where known, the paper includes suggestions how the as to how the GM family could respond to mitigate against these issues.
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