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
Address: 3rd Floor, Epic House, Lower Hill Street, Leicester, LE13SH
Tel: 0116 2999800
Fax: 0116 2999801
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The Race Equality Centre provides support and advice to groups and organisations from racial minority backgrounds, which is designed to enhance their ability to proactively participate in political, social and economic activities.
The REC's community development activities include work with established communities and with new arrivals. We also deliver targeted work with women and young people from racial minority communities, working to enhance leadership from within alienated communities.
Leicester Civil Rights Movement
Facilitate meetings championing rights for new arrivals and challenging racial injustice.
Racial Minority Voluntary Sector Assembly
Facilitate debates and promotes actions which addresses and/or influences structural improvements for racial minority communities.
Health Advocacy - Click here for more details
Enhancing the capacity of community members to advocate for strategic improvement in health provision.
Developing the understanding of the different election processes and the rights and opportunities for new arrival communities to participate.
Community Engagement in Leicestershire
Developing means and opportunities for racial minority communities to engage effectively in the County Council decision making processes
Voluntary Sector Groups
Supporting the development and maintenance of key voluntary sector groups addressing interest within racial minority communities.