People who are experiencing discrimination or disadvantage due to personal circumstances
Some members of our community experience some form of discrimination, which can negatively impact on their wellbeing and quality of life.
Discrimination occurs when people are treated unfairly because of a specific characteristic or trait. For example, people experiencing unfair treatment because of their age, gender, disability, sexual orientation, cultural or religious backgrounds or beliefs.
There are many forms of discrimination, including discrimination based on:
- Religious appearance or dress