Agenda

Equalities Board - Tuesday, 7th September, 2021 7.00 pm

Venue: Conference Room, Civic Centre, Silver Street, Enfield, EN1 3XA. View directions

Contact: Email: Democracy@enfield.gov.uk 

Items
No. Item

1.

WELCOME AND APOLOGIES

2.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members of the Board are invited to identify any disclosable pecuniary, other pecuniary or non-pecuniary interests relevant to the items on the agenda.

3.

AGREE THE MINUTES OF THE LAST MEETING ON 15TH JULY 2021 pdf icon PDF 267 KB

To agree the minutes from the Equalities Board meeting on the 15th July 2021.

4.

PROVIDE ACCESS TO SUPPORT SERVICES AND NETWORKS TO REDUCE SOCIAL ISOLATION pdf icon PDF 136 KB

To update the Board on the following actions:

 

·         Provide opportunities for people to socially connect through volunteering, mentoring and befriending initiatives, building on the good practice of local organisations and on the legacy of our Enfield Stands Together Programme.

 

·         Enable the increased use of social prescribing to help people of all ages take part in positive activities within their communities and improve their mental and physical health.

Additional documents:

5.

IMPROVE THE WELLBEING AND CELEBRATE THE CONTRIBUTION OF OUR LESBIAN, GAY, BI AND TRANS COMMUNITIES

To receive an update from the Enfield LGBT Network.

 

To update the Board on the following action:

 

·         Create an LGBT inclusive workplace by delivering training encouraging an active LGBT staff network and running a “LGBT allies” programme, which means non-LGBT staff can identify themselves as supportive individuals.

6.

ANY OTHER BUSINESS

7.

DATE OF NEXT MEETING

To agree the dates for the forthcoming meetings of the board on the 1st December 2021 and 8th February 2022.