1. What does equal opportunities mean?Equal opportunities isResearch on the internet and find out how equal opportunities applies to:Equal opportunities applies to The first example has beenhousing by helping people with completed for you:disabilities or old age. Public housing – Greenwich Housing AssociationIt is important to have equalopportunities in housing because itsbasic human rights to have a roofover our heads. Private housing – Berkeley Homes in Woolwich ArsenalSometime people don’t get equalopportunities to housing becauseage, disabilities or ethnicity.Equal opportunities applies toeducation by giving a freeeducation, there is also a school inwitch you have to pay for a bettereducation.It is important to have equalopportunities in education becauseits basic human rights to have aneducation.
2. Sometime people don’t get equalopportunities to education becausesometimes people get excluded.This means that they don’t get aneducation.Equal opportunities applies tohealthcare because it is free to usethe NHS.It is important to have equalopportunities in healthcare becauseyou don’t have to pay fortreatment, which means thatanyone who is sick can be seen.Sometime people don’t get equalopportunities to healthcare becausepeople with cancer have to go on awaiting list.Equal opportunities applies toemployment because if somebody isdisabled they won’t get the righttreatment.It is important to have equal inemployment becauseotherwise itmight be discrimination.Sometime people don’t get equalopportunities to employmentbecause they don’t look the way theinterviewer wants them to.
3. Pick two groups from the list below. Explain the problems that peoplehave giving equal opportunities to people in these groups: Disabled Gender LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) Ethnic groups AgeEqual opportunities applies to News article or supporting evidenceethnic groups because people might - newspaper or websitebe discriminated against because addressthey are different. - a quote to support your pointIt is important to have equalopportunities for this groupbecause they are a smaller portionin the UK and need protection.The problems happen when theremight not be enough jobs forpeople, and they might bediscriminated for job there are.Equal opportunities applies to age News article or supporting evidenceIf you are too old they might think - newspaper or websiteyou are incapable. address - a quote to support your pointIt is important to have equalopportunities for this groupbecause they might bediscriminated against.The problems happen whenyoubhave don’t have enough staff to