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Identifying discrimination

If you've been treated unfairly by a healthcare or care provider, it may be unlawful discrimination. This section will help you find out if something is unlawful discrimination when accessing or using health and care services.

Health services - who's treating you unfairly?

Explains which organisations and their staff are not allowed, by law, to discriminate against you when providing you with healthcare services.

Care services - who's treating you unfairly?

Explains which organisations and their staff are not allowed, by law, to discriminate you when providing you with care services in your home, community, or residental accommodation.

Why are you being treated unfairly?

Explains why you might be treated unfairly when accessing health- or care services and when the unfair treatment counts as discrimination.

What’s the unfair treatment?

Explains the kinds of unfair treatment which count as unlawful discrimination, when accessing health- or care services.