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Discriminatory abuse

Discriminatory abuse includes: 

forms of harassment, slurs or similar treatment because of:

  • race

  • gender

  • gender identity

  • age

  • disability

  • sexual orientation

  • religion.

Discriminatory abuse can take the form of:

  • derogatory comments
  • harassment
  • being made to move to a different resource/service based on age
  • being denied medical treatment on grounds of age or mental health
  • and/or not providing access.

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