News Highlights

My Journey - From Syria to Leicester
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TREC and Leicester & Leicestershire’s Community Organisations work together to tackle social and economic exclusion


New Online Course - Managing Equality, Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace

VIEW 2016/2017 annual report
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The Race Equality Centre 50th Anniversary
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This is a rough guide to your basic rights on arrest.
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We also provide volunteering opportunities where individuals can, to the benefit of all parties, join with the staff of the TREC in the pursuit of their mission in Leicester & Leicestershire

The Race Equality Centre in Leicester & Leicestershire

TREC office
Opening times:
Mon – Thurs 9am – 5pm
The office is closed to the public on Friday except by appointment

Refugee/Integration Service
Opening times:
Mon – Thurs 10am – 1pm, 2pm – 4pm

Please note the office is closed every day for lunch between 1-2pm

Address: 2nd Floor, Phoenix Yard,
5-9 Upper Brown Street,
Leicester, LE1 5TE
Tel: 0116 2042790
Fax: 0116 2042791
Online Contact Form

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Welcome to The Race Equality Centre in Leicester & Leicestershire


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Welcome to Leicester & Leicestershire Race Equality Centre


Our mission is:

"to actively promote and seek to implement a racially just, fair and equitable society which will enhance the quality of life for all citizens of Leicester & Leicestershire"


The Race Equality Centre in Leicester and Leicestershire (TREC) - is a voluntary organisation that was established under the name of the Leicester Racial Equality Council in 1991. We exist to challenge discrimination as defined by the Equality Act 2010 and further strengthened by the Human Rights Act 1998.




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