Have your say: Wales Public Body Equality Partnership Public Consultation

We are inviting you to take part in the Wales Public Body Equality Partnership consultation on their Equality Objectives and actions for 2020 to 2024.

Please share this invitation with both community groups and organisations working around equality and with your members or diverse individuals. Diverse individuals includes older, younger, Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic, disabled, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans people; people of different religions and beliefs; people who are pregnant or on maternity leave; and women and men.

Public Bodies Involved include: Natural Resources Wales (NRW), Arts Council of Wales (ACW), National Museum Wales (NMW), Higher Education Funding Council for Wales (HEFCW), Welsh Language Commissioner (WLC), Careers Wales, Welsh Revenue Authority (WRA), Health Education and Improvement Wales (HEIW), Sport Wales, Cardiff and Vale University Health Board, and Velindre University NHS Trust.

You can find the consultation document here
We also have an online survey here

This consultation will end on Sunday 26th January 2020. Please answer this consultation by Sunday 26th January 2020.

We welcome your replies earlier, if possible. Earlier replies will help us design the engagement events. All replies will help us agree our Equality Objectives and the actions we will take to achieve each objective.

This consultation is available in large print format and as a Word document in both Welsh and English on Diverse Cymru’s website.
If you would like a printed copy of the document by post or by email please contact us.
Please contact us if you want this consultation in a different format (for example Braille, on adifferent colour of paper, or an audio file.)

 

You can reply to this consultation by:

Filling in the online survey here

Or sending your response to Diverse Cymru by:
• Email: Research(at)diverse.cymru
• Telephone: 029 2036 8888. Please ask for Georgia Marks or Shelagh Maher.
• Post: Diverse Cymru, 3rd Floor, Alexandra House, 307-315 Cowbridge Road East, Cardiff, CF5 1JD

If you would like help with your reply please contact us on 029 2036 888 and ask for Shelagh Maher or Georgia Marks or email Research(at)diverse.cymru. We can read questions to you and write your response with you.

Have your say events

We are holding engagement events about these Equality Objectives.

These events are your chance to tell us what actions we should take to achieve our Equality Objectives.

We welcome delivery partners and stakeholders, diverse individuals and community groups and third sector organisations at these events. Diverse individuals include:

• Young people under 26
• Older people over 50
• Black and Minority Ethnic people, including Gypsies, Roma and
Travellers
• Disabled people. This includes:
o People with mobility impairments. For example, wheelchair users or
people with health conditions that affect walking.
o People with sensory impairments. For example, Blind, Deaf, or
hearing-impaired people.
o People with learning disabilities. For example, autistic people or
people with dyslexia or dyspraxia.
o People with cognitive impairments. For example, people with
dementia or hydrocephalus.
o People with long-term health conditions. For example, HIV,
diabetes or MS.
• Lesbian, gay and bisexual people
• Trans people
• People of different religions and faiths
• Women and men
• People who are pregnant or new mothers

Mid-Wales
Welsh Government Buildings, Rhodfa Padarn, Llanbardarn Fawr, Aberystwyth, Ceredigion, SY23 3UR
Tuesday 26th November 2019

  • Registration: 9:30 am
  • Event: 10 am to 1 pm
  • Light lunch and networking: 1 pm to 2 pm

You can register for this event online here

West Wales
National Waterfront Museum, Oystermouth Road, Maritime Quarter, Swansea, SA1 3RD
Thursday 28th November 2019

  • Registration: 9:30 am
  • Event: 10 am to 1 pm 
  • Light lunch and networking: 1 pm to 2 pm

You can register for this event online here

South East Wales
Sport Wales, Sophia Gardens, Cardiff, CF11 9SW
Friday 29th November 2019

  • Registration: 9:30 am
  • Event: 10 am to 1 pm
  • Light lunch and networking: 1 pm to 2 pm

You can register for this event online here

North Wales
The Dinorwig Room, Pontio, Ffriddoedd Road, Bangor LL57 2TR
Monday 2nd December 2019

  • Registration: 9:30 am
  • Event: 10 am to 1 pm
  • Light lunch and networking: 1 pm to 2 pm

You can register for this event online here

Please use the contact details above for Diverse Cymru to register for these events.

Please tell us if you want to contribute in Welsh or English; any dietary requirements you have; and any access requirements you have when you register.

We can reimburse travel, childcare, replacement care, access, and similar costs for diverse individuals. Please contact us before the event for information.

Where to find us

Llandrindod Wells Office

Unit 30
Ddole Road Industrial Estate
Llandrindod Wells
Powys
LD1 6DF

01597 822 191

Newtown Office

Plas Dolerw
Milford Road
Newtown
Powys
SY16 2EH

01686 626 220

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