Definition: "The unjust or prejudicial treatment of different categories of people, especially on the grounds of race, age, or sex." This includes on the grounds of disability (see Disability Discrimination Act - DDA).
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Service descriptions mentioning the term
can answer questions on what it's like to have nystagmus
, on treatment and research, on DLA
, on education and employment, on driving and discrimination
, in fact anything you can think of related to nystagmus, whether congenital (early onset) or acquired (late onset). Or you can just phone for a chat with someone else who has nystagmus.
EASS Helpline - (Equality Advisory Support Service (EASS))Service
for people affected by discrimination
or human rights abuse
s. It can advise on the Equality Act
2010, and your options for resolving problems formally or informally. See website for full details.